Arts & Culture TelevisionRob Weinert-KendtNovember 19, 2020
Chess isn’t just a game, it’s also a handy metaphor—for braininess, for power, for geopolitical strategy.
Arts & Culture TelevisionRob Weinert-KendtNovember 03, 2020
‘The Good Lord Bird’ runs straight to the heart of America’s most toxic contradictions.
Arts & Culture MusicRob Weinert-KendtAugust 25, 2020
The singer-songwriter is light years away from the praise music she grew up playing with her dad.
Arts & Culture MusicRob Weinert-KendtApril 28, 2020
Apple’s new album feels like a sustained performance, dense with emotion and observation.
Arts & Culture TelevisionRob Weinert-KendtApril 21, 2020
For a few remarkable seasons, AMC’s “Better Call Saul” seemed not only as good as its predecessor, but in some ways arguably better.
Arts & Culture Television
What if Americans turned to fascism in the 1940s? HBO’s ‘The Plot Against America’ offers an answer.Rob Weinert-KendtMarch 18, 2020
Reality may have caught up to Philip Roth’s imagination.
Arts & Culture TheaterRob Weinert-KendtMarch 04, 2020
Dana Higginbotham is the subject of an extraordinary new play by her son, Lucas Hnath.
Arts & Culture TheaterRob Weinert-KendtFebruary 21, 2020
The show's extreme makeover casts something of a spell but it comes off more and more like a self-serious period piece with some kicking tunes.