Taylor McDowell


Women Rapture, Blister, Burn following their unsatisfying post-collegiate decades

"The play is an inquisitive vehicle for generating a sense of self and place within the individual whose own trajectory is not particularly mapped in ink or at length"


February 12, 2015

Dickens's Christmas comes early at Goodman Theatre

"As estranged as Dickens’s colorfully charactered and grime-besmirched London may be from our WiFi-enabled one, that world still manages to be both familiar and inviting."


November 25, 2014

In new role, Gyllenhaal grimier than the accidents he films

"The film is creepy and skin-crawlingly haunting"


November 7, 2014

Umbilical cord noose leaves audience breathless in Smokefall

The middle class goes mad in Noah Haidle's drama of human relationships


October 24, 2014

Chromeo and Kygo get groovy

Your weekend electro-funk roundup


October 21, 2014

Fall Reading

The fleeting beauty of Yasunari Kawabata


October 2, 2014

Director Charles Newell transforms Court Theatre with M. Butterfly

Lead players Sean Fortunato and Mark Montgomery hold Court entranced


June 3, 2014

Brief: FOTAstic week for campus art lovers

Shake off the winter cold and revel in every kind of campus art under the sun.


May 9, 2014

Your Inner Fish

A professor's big discovery hits the small screen.


April 8, 2014

The future of jazz comes to Logan with Akinmusire

California-native Ambrose Akinmusire led jazz quintet at Logan on Friday.


March 11, 2014