Full episode - June 06, 2019
“Booksmart” with Beanie Feldstein and Kaitlyn Dever, and “Ishtar” with Dustin Hoffman and Warren Beatty.
Why Elaine May’s 1987 flop “Ishtar” deserved better, the stars of “Booksmart” on their favorite on-screen friendships and how watching “Star Trek” as a boy changed everything for Ronald D. Moore.
Full story - June 06, 2019
Dustin Hoffman and Warren Beatty in the film “Ishtar.”
Why Elaine May’s infamous cinematic turkey actually soars.
Full story - June 06, 2019
Beanie Feldstein and Kaitlyn Dever on the set of "Booksmart."
BFFs Beanie Feldstein and Kaitlyn Dever share their favorite on-screen friendships.
Full story - June 06, 2019
Executive producer Ronald Moore participates in the Starz "Outlander" panel at the Television Critics Association (TCA) Winter Press Tour in Pasadena, California January 9, 2015.
Killing your heroes.
Full story - May 30, 2019
Commander David Bowman (Keir Dullea) in Stanley Kubrick’s “2001: A Space Odyssey.”
“My distrust of technology comes entirely from that movie.”
Full episode - May 28, 2019
Beanie Feldstein and Kaitlyn Dever on the set of "Booksmart."
BFFs Beanie Feldstein and Kaitlyn Dever share their favorite on-screen friendships.
Full episode - May 23, 2019
Santino Fontana and company in the Broadway production of “Tootsie.”
An all-theater episode, including deconstructing the patter song, Taylor Mac’s latest on Broadway and how so much Shakespeare ended up in so many parks.
Full story - May 23, 2019
Sarah Stiles and Andy Grotelueschen in the Broadway production of “Tootsie.”
The rapid-fire, tongue-twisting “patter song” is a staple of musical theater. Linguist John McWhorter explores the patter song’s history, while “Tootsie” composer David Yazbek gives a masterclass on writing one.
Full story - May 23, 2019
Taylor Mac
Why the MacArthur “Genius” thinks Broadway might be “the queerest thing ever.”
Full story - May 23, 2019
Chicago Shakespeare in the Parks.
Shakespeare outside in the summer seems as natural as beaches or baseball. But first it had to overcome fears that it was demonic.

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