Photography Review

// In Todd Hido’s photographs, place and state of mind intersect

In Todd Hido’s photography show at Boston University, “Excerpts From Silver Meadows,” sense of place is a state of mind.

// ‘Blank’ draws on Broadway musicals for improv

ImprovBoston has been named “producing improvisation partner” for “Blank! The Musical,” beginning performances Nov. 1.

Book Review

// ‘Broken Monsters’ by Lauren Beukes

Beukes’s novel opens with the discovery of a super-yucky, interspecies corpse, kicking off a murder investigation.

music review

Eroica Trio presents artful program at the Gardner

The Eroica Trio introduced a new work by Bruce Wolosoff inspired by Eric Fischl’s paintings.

The Lion King” has arrived in Boston.

Joan Marcus


‘The Lion King’ still reigns supreme

Director Julie Taymor’s magic is very much intact in the exhilarating production that has arrived at the Boston Opera House.

Book Club

The Boston Globe Book Club

// ‘Cascade’ talk with readers

Books editor Nicole Lamy and author Maryanne O’Hara were online to chat about the book. Catch up here.

What's on TV tonight

// Critic’s corner: What’s on TV Tuesday night

A look at Tuesday TV programming including the season premiere of “The Mindy Project” on Fox and the finale of “Finding Carter” on MTV.


Book review

‘The Paying Guests’ by Sarah Waters

Waters weaves her characteristic threads of historical melodrama, lesbian romance, class tension, and sinister doings into a fabric of fictional delight.


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