With the global world order in disarray and our path forward frustratingly unclear, this is an autumn of our discontents.
Boston audiences will have the opportunity to see a mix of one of the world’s greatest living choreographers’s past and present work at the Citi Shubert Theatre.
FALL ARTS PREVIEW
James Reed rounds up the fall’s most anticipated new album releases.
Keith Urban had one directive for himself when he began work on his forthcoming album “Fuse,” out Sept 10: experimentation.
Groban, who is very busy with a tour that touches down at the TD Garden in October, chatted about his tour, Twitter, and tackling creeps onscreen.
The star based in Spain has released a mobile app that generates songs based on choices that the user makes in real time and variables like location and time of day.
folk & country
“Build Me Up From Bones,” her forthcoming album for Sugar Hill Records, is the work of an artist who has developed as a writer, singer, and multi-instrumentalist.
Burton is celebrating his 70th year with the publication of his autobiography, an exciting new album, and a tour that will bring him to Scullers.
When the Museum of Science’s new Hall of Human Life opens this fall, it will be an interactive, evolving place of discovery.
Three years ago, Kirsten Greenidge’s “Thanksgiving’’ was the high point of “Grimm,’’ an evening of short plays by seven local writers. In that play, three women from the same hometown pondered the paths their lives had taken when one of them brought up a high school classmate, an outcast named Fran. Now a play with that character at its center is slated to premiere at Company One in October. “Splendor” tells the story of Fran, the daughter of a white mother and a black father. Through her biracial protagonist, Greenidge tells a larger story about belonging and not belonging.
DVD and Blu-ray are offering viewers all sorts of opportunities to take flight over the next few months, including superheroes, starships, magical nannies, and perps comedically dropped from fire escapes by a female cop duo. Notable picks include:
Fall has long been the most eventful season for readers and publishers alike. This year is no exception, but it is exceptional for the number of exalted novelists about to loose the latest bestsellers upon the world. Survivors of film adaptations, notorious recluses, and winners of the Pulitzer Prize will all have his or her turn in bookstore windows, airport kiosks, and unwieldy cardboard displays throughout the land.