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  • 8 years ago | Stage

    City Beneath the Sea: The story of a young girl who saves an underwater metropolis from the powers of evil, played out through sparkling marionette sea creatures, is Pablo Cano's ninth marionette production at the Museum of Contemporary Art. This ...

  • 8 years ago | Stage

    Down the Road: To blame society's problems on celebrity culture is shallow beyond contempt, but it will always appeal to those more interested in bitching than thinking. The same can be said for Lee Blessing's Down the Road. It's the story of Iris...

  • 9 years ago | Longform

    You know fine art has become mainstream when an ad agency picks up on it, the way the Airwalk commercials made monks cool and signified a larger arrival of Buddhism in the pop consciousness. This year Art Basel, with its many satellite fairs and c...

  • 9 years ago | Longform

    Ever wonder about those funny-looking, colorful creatures painted on the concrete posts that shoulder I-395 and I-95 through downtown Miami? Well, wonder no more: They're mangrove seedlings. In 2004 artist Xavier Cortada led volunteers from Hands ...

  • 9 years ago | Stage

    Just a Kiss: In Catherine Bush's new play, making its world premiere, two beautiful but struggling actresses are excited to land costarring roles in an off-Broadway play. The enthusiasm of Zee Scott (Caroline Edelen), a guarded, eccentric loner; a...

  • 9 years ago | Stage

    Up Wake: The stage is set: three blank walls, one actor, and no script. For this performance be prepared to go on a sensory journey. Natasha Tsakos's show synchronizes the disciplines of animation, music, and acting, exploring a completely origina...