Arts & Culture

Chad Smith
December 6, 2011 Large Image
Behind the scenes at the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Chad Smith, A95, is on a mission to keep concert music new

One look at these kids, clutching flutes and clarinets almost as big as they are, and your first reaction might be that children should be seen...

November 30, 2011

BOSTON (November 30, 2011) — In celebrating the Sharewood Project’s 15th anniversary, the Longwood Symphony Orchestra will...

Tal Rabinowitz
November 10, 2011 Large Image
For NBC’s comedy chief, things have a funny way of working out

The Office has a new boss. For that matter, so does every show in the NBC comedy lineup, now that the network has named Tal Rabinowitz,...

Richard Bell at Tufts Art Gallery
October 26, 2011 Large Image
Aboriginal artist Richard Bell doesn’t pull any punches in his take on Australian society, on view now at the Tufts Art Gallery

The Australian Aboriginal artist Richard Bell says that he is just “laying it out there, showing people how it is.” But his current exhibition at...

Niall Ferguson
October 14, 2011 Large Image
In his Snyder Lecture, Niall Ferguson celebrates the end of Western economic dominance

Our current financial mess has been 500 years in the making, according to the economic historian Niall Ferguson. And, he added, “Great financial...