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Good Theater premieres Death by Design
Someone doctors the Scotch early on, but it's brandy that playwright Edward Bennett (Rob Cameron) and his actress wife Sorel (Abigail Killeen) start in on first in Death by Design, by Rob Urbinati.
A theatrical mash-up
| February 08, 2013
Sometimes even playwrights just wanna have fun.
A play within a play in Stoppard’s Hound
| April 02, 2010
Review: A Perfect Getaway
David Twohy's film may be pulp, but it's well-crafted, entertaining pulp.
Well-crafted, entertaining pulp
| August 14, 2009
Interview: Simon Pegg
Thirty-eight-year-old British actor Simon Pegg’s US star has been on the rise since his zombie-movie parody Shaun of the Dead shuffled into multiplexes back in 2004.
Shaun of the Dead star on losing friends, alienating people, and wanking off to Gillian Anderson
| October 01, 2008
Savoring slow food
The surest radar trap in southern Maine is the one the Scarborough police have set up where Route 207 enters Prouts Neck.
At a revamped seaside resort
| August 01, 2007
Back in the ’50s, when I was 10 or so, I must have read a dozen Nancy Drew volumes.
A sleuth for all seasons
| June 13, 2007
Picture Agatha Christie buggered by Michael Bay, with (old-school) Peter Jackson administering lube.
Laughs and piles of bodies
| April 18, 2007
If you’ve ever wondered what would happen if you took Comparative Religion and crack cocaine simultaneously, the answer may be Christopher Durang’s Miss Witherspoon .
Miss Witherspoon at the Lyric; Theresa at Home at BPT
| March 27, 2007
“Miss Witherspoon” isn’t really her name.
Making the dead come back to life
| March 21, 2007
Cuba si, Cuban cinema no
This article originally appeared in the September 28, 1976 issue of the Boston Phoenix.
Judging from this festival at least
| November 14, 2006
Life after Cheers
I saw Twelve Angry Men , the black-and-white 1957 film, in high school in the 1990s.
George Wendt gets jury duty
| October 31, 2006
Flashbacks: July 7, 2006
These selections, culled from our back files, were compiled by Doug Fleischer, Sam MacLaughlin, and Hannah Van-Susteren.
The Boston Phoenix has been covering the trends and events that shape our times since 1966
| July 05, 2006
Big play played
Here’s a weird one, Boston sports fans.
Plus, the latest on the sad tale of Dwight Gooden
| March 23, 2006
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