This is Sarah Lewis. You should know who she is

Sarah Lewis’s “Vision & Justice” has grown from a Harvard classroom to a convening this week of some of the world’s most celebrated black creatives, from Ava DuVernay to Carrie Mae Weems to Wynton Marsalis.

Winter arts guide 2019

// Check out the Winter Arts Guide 2019

Upcoming concerts, shows, performances in theater, music, dance, art, and television.

Special section

// The story behind the ‘Spotlight’ movie

A look at The Boston Globe’s coverage of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church and the movie “Spotlight,” which is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation.

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Ken Kercheval, beleaguered Cliff on ‘Dallas,’ dies at 83

Ken Kercheval played perennial punching bag Cliff Barnes to Larry Hagman’s scheming oil baron J.R. Ewing on the hit TV series “Dallas.”

Quentin Nguyen-duy (left) and Rob Chen at a dress rehearsal for “Vietgone.”

‘Vietgone’ is Qui Nguyen’s raucous, rule-breaking refugee story

Nguyen tells the story of his parents’ meeting — at an Arkansas camp after the Vietnam War — through the lens of his whiz-bang style.

LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 22: Director Joe Russo, Anthony Russo, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Chris Hemsworth, Executive producer Jon Favreau, President of Marvel Studios/Producer Kevin Feige, and Executive producer Louis D'Esposito attend the Los Angeles World Premiere of Marvel Studios'

Photos from the ‘Avengers: Endgame’ premiere

There were movie stars galore at the premiere of ‘‘Avengers: Endgame’’ Monday night in Los Angeles.

Sivan Alyra Rose and Uma Thurman in the Netflix series Chambers.

Television Review

‘Chambers’ stretches its creepy premise too thin

The Netflix series is a supernatural mystery, set in the world of the rich, privileged, and unaccountable.

Karlie Kloss speaks as Christian Siriano looks on in Bravo’s “Project Runway” panel during the NBCUniversal TCA Winter Press Tour on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, in Pasadena, Calif. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

TV Critic’s Corner

After a fashion

Struggling to buy what “Project Runway” is selling

Artist: Kamal Ahmad, Title: Untitled, Size: 192 lbs. of paper, Medium: Paper, Sound, Screen, Year: 2018, School: Massachusetts College of Art and Design.

Six standout young artists starting their careers

These especially promising artists are exhibiting in thesis shows this spring.

Comic Tom Segura had a passion, and it wasn’t showing apartments in Boston

With a hit podcast, comedy specials, and sold-out shows everywhere, Segura has never regretted quitting real estate.

Boston, MA - 4/29/2016 - Cynthia Ballantyne of the Hills Garden Club of Wellesley works on a floral arraignment next to the George Romney painting “Ms. Billington as Saint Cecilia” during the set up for the MFA’s 40th annual “Art in Bloom” exhibit in Boston, MA, April 29, 2016. (Keith Bedford/Globe Staff)

5 things to do in Boston this weekend

Here are ways to get out of your home and not be bored in the city this weekend.

Album review

‘Hurts 2B Human’ is Pink being Pink

On her new album, the pop superstar doesn’t deviate much from the formula that has made her so successful.

A still image from Joiri Minaya’s 2014 HD video and sound work called “Siboney.”


Eye-opening art about what we don’t see

Joiri Minaya invites us into the dark of our blindness in her show “Gazing Back” at the University of Massachusetts Boston.

Supporters of The Satanic Temple at a rally in Little Rock, Ark.

Movie review

In documentary ‘Hail Satan?,’ the devil makes them do it

The Satanic Temple, based in Salem, is part Luciferian cult, part civics crusader.

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - MARCH 30: Maren Morris performs onstage at The Wiltern on March 30, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images)

Maren Morris unleashes her ‘Girl’ power

Newly married and firmly in control of her career, the singer has never been more sure of herself.

Musical version of ‘Moby-Dick,’ production of ‘1776’ slated for American Repertory Theater

Included in the ART’s 2019/2020 season are a pair of shows that seem to have Broadway prospects.


A timeline of Danny Amendola and Olivia Culpo’s on-again, off-again relationship

From the first rumors of their romance to Amendola’s recent Instagram foray.


Pratt, Schwarzenegger appear first time in public as couple

Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger made their red carpet debut as a couple at the world premiere of “Avengers: Endgame” premiere in Los Angeles on Monday.

The Stark siblings agonized over war plans in Sunday’s episode of

Here’s who might die on the next ‘Game of Thrones’ episode and why

We’re gearing up for an epic battle scene in the third episode, which is scheduled to last 80 minutes. Here’s a look at who might die, and why, based on breadcrumbs from the show.

Costar Brendan Scannell, director Rightor Doyle, and costar Zoe Levin at a screening of Netflix’s new “BONDiNG.”

TV Critic’s Corner

Leave room for Netflix’s ‘BONDiNG’

The spicy show follows reunited high-school BFFs Pete (Brendan Scannell) and Tiff (Zoe Levin), who discover they have a lot of catching up to do.

In ‘Indecent,’ a real-life history of censorship, anti-Semitism, and much more

The Broadway production of Paula Vogel’s play, helmed by Tony-winning director Rebecca Taichman, is being remounted by the Huntington.

Fred Astaire and Jane Powell in 1951’s “Royal Wedding”; Frances McDormand (top) in the Coen brothers’ film debut, 1984’s “Blood Simple,” available on the Criterion Channel.

Ty Burr

A cause to celebrate: the Criterion Channel debuts

A new online source offers some of the top titles from film history.

PARK CITY, UTAH - JANUARY 25: Lulu Wang at the The Farewell party at DIRECTV Lodge presented by AT&T at Sundance Film Festival 2019 on January 25, 2019 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Vivien Killilea/Getty Images for AT&T and DIRECTV)


Lulu Wang’s ‘The Farewell,’ Danny Boyle’s ‘Yesterday’ part of Nantucket Film Festival lineup

The Nantucket Film Festival announced the feature film lineup for the 24th annual event on Tuesday.

Odyssey Opera presented Richard Strauss’s “Die Ägyptische Helena.”

An opera full of glories — and oddities

Odyssey Opera and Gil Rose gave full, forceful rein to Richard Strauss’s “Die Ägyptische Helena” at Jordan Hall.

LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 22: (L-R) Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, and Chris Hemsworth speak onstage during the Los Angeles World Premiere of Marvel Studios'


Avengers get epic send-off at ‘Endgame’ world premiere

There were more than a few sniffles from the audience at the premiere of “Avengers: Endgame” Monday night in Los Angeles, which Chris Evans and Chris Hemsworth proudly admitted they shed some tears.

FILE - In this Sept. 24, 2018 file photo Bill Cosby arrives for his sentencing hearing at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa. The Imprisoned actor says his insurance company is settling another lawsuit filed by a woman accuser without his permission. In a statement, Cosby accuses American International Group Inc. of “egregious behavior.


Bill Cosby fighting $1 million a month legal bill in arbitration

A fee dispute between actor Bill Cosby and a Los Angeles law firm shows the firm billed him about $1 million a month in the run-up to his first sex assault trial.

Mrs. Patmore’s kitchen is among the sets featured in “Downton Abbey: The Exhibition,” coming to Boston June 15.

‘Downton Abbey’ sets, costumes coming to Boston

Attendees will be able to roam the Crawleys’ lavish dining room, Mrs. Patmore’s bustling kitchen, and Carson’s office.

Melinda Gates in photo by Jason Bell for Pivotal Ventures


Melinda Gates pairs her reading and her travel

Her new book is “The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World’’


Cute meme alert

The weird journey of “feeling cute, might delete later.”

Boston, MA - 05/28/14 - Boston Ballet artistic director Mikko Nissinen teaching a company class as he brings the Ballet's 50th anniversary season to a close, and prepares for an upcoming tour and looking ahead to the company's future. Lane Turner/Globe Staff Section: ARTS Reporter: hans schulz Slug: 01mikko


Mikko Nissinen, Boston Ballet artistic director, awarded Finnish knighthood

“I’ve always tried to serve as sort of a cultural ambassador wherever I’ve been,” Nissinen said.

04/06/2019 BOSTON, MA Camille Kostek (cq) (left) and Rob Gronkowski (cq) sat together before Gronkowski received an award for all the wishes he's made come true for kids battling life-threatening illnesses during the Make-A-Wish Gala held at the Intercontinental Boston. (Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe)


Gronk enjoys retirement with Camille Kostek in the Bahamas

Looks like he spent some of the Easter weekend tossing around a football.

INDIO, CALIFORNIA - APRIL 21: Justin Bieber (L) performs with Ariana Grande at Coachella Stage during the 2019 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival on April 21, 2019 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for AG)


Ariana Grande surprises Coachella crowd with Justin Bieber

“I haven’t been onstage in, like, two years,” Bieber told the crowd.

Jharrel Jerome as Korey Wise in Netflix's


Trailer for Ava DuVernay’s Netflix miniseries ‘When They See Us’ is here

The series, which chronicles the story of five teenagers of color, dubbed the “Central Park Five,” features Felicity Huffman, who recently pleaded guilty in the college admissions scandal.

Boston, Ma., 05/ 21 /10: Dylan Dreyer is WHDH-TV Channel 7's lead meterologist in the mornings where she has helped boost ratings among the viewers in the key demographic, 25-54. (8:30 to 9) ( David L Ryan / Globe Staff ) section:BUSINESS slug: meteorologists reporter Johnny Diaz Library Tag 06012010 Business


Dylan Dreyer discusses her miscarriage, infertility to help ‘shed the stigma’

The “Today” show meteorologist, who worked for Channel 7 in Boston before heading to New York, talked about secondary infertility and the emotional loss.

story behind the book | kate tuttle

The few, the proud, the sexually harassed

Yale-educated Anu Bhagwati’s memoir of her time in the Marines is “Unbecoming: A Memoir of Disobedience.”

FILE - In this June 3, 2017, file photo, Sue Bird leads the Seattle Storm out for a WNBA basketball game against the Minnesota Lynx, in Seattle. The WNBA is bringing back its 3-point contest. For the first time since the 2009 All-Star Game the league will have a 3-point shootout during halftime of the game on July 22 in Seattle. “The 3-point contest is something we've had before and I've participated in,” said Sue Bird. “It's fun and great for the fans and players. Everyone enjoys it.” (Dean Rutz/The Seattle Times via AP, File)

CBS Sports signs multiyear deal with WNBA

The WNBA is nearly doubling its national TV exposure with a multiyear deal with CBS Sports.

Jenna Bush Hager arrived at the 74th annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif., earlier this year.


‘Today’ co-anchor Jenna Bush Hager expecting 3rd child

The announcement comes less than a week after her co-anchor, Hoda Kotb, announced she had adopted her second child.

FILE - In this Nov. 22, 2015, file photo, Prince presents the award for favorite album - Soul/R&B at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles. The memoir Prince was working on at the time of his death,


Prince memoir ‘The Beautiful Ones’ coming out in the fall

The memoir Prince was working on at the time of his death is coming out Oct. 29.

Harvey Weinstein arrived at New York Supreme Court for a hearing on his sexual assault case last year. Both sides in the case want the press and the public barred from the Weinstein's next court appearance on April 26.


News groups fight to keep Harvey Weinstein’s Friday hearing open

Both sides in Harvey Weinstein’s sexual assault case want the media and the public barred from the disgraced movie mogul’s next court appearance.

William J. Pape, ex-publisher of the Republican-American, dies at 87

The longtime editor and former publisher of Waterbury’s Republican-American newspaper has died, the newspaper’s managing editor Anne Karolyi said Sunday.

Damian Lewis (right) as Bobby


The week in watching: ‘Billions’ at its best, remembering 1969, and a Trump-less roast

Globe critic Matthew Gilbert’s guide to what’s on television this week.

Marisol Ramirez in a scene from

‘The Curse of La Llorona’ reigns over weekend box office

The Warner Bros. horror film based on a Mexican legend brought in $26.5 million according to studio estimates.

Director John Singleton is in intensive care after he suffered a stroke, his family says.

Oscar-nominated director John Singleton hospitalized after suffering stroke

The ‘‘Boyz N the Hood’’ director is in intensive care, according to his family.

Chris Lilley in “Ja’mie: Private School Girl.”

TV Critic’s Corner

‘Lunatics’ plants a new garden of Lilleys

Lilley’s creations are unbound by gender, race, ability, or any of the usual criteria that serve to align actors with those they portray.

It’s a Thing

Mueller memes, grave concerns, recovered rats, and more from the week online

A gathering of things from the Internet.

The work of Mrs. Warren and her late husband inspired films such as “The Amityville Horror.”

Paranormal investigator Lorraine Warren dies at 92

Worldwide paranormal investigator and author Lorraine Warren’s decades of ghost-hunting cases with her late husband inspired such frightening films as “The Conjuring” series and “The Amityville Horror.”

Ryan O’Connell, a millennial gay man with cerebral palsy, is creator and star of “Special.”

TV Critic’s Corner

Likable vibe, cheeky humor stand out on ‘Special’

Ryan O’Connell, a millennial gay man with cerebral palsy, is creator and star of the new Netflix series.

Todrick Hall performed onstage during Celebrities Support LGBTQ Education at Point Honors Gala New York at The Plaza Hotel this month in New York City.

Boston Pride announces entertainment lineup, with headliner Todrick Hall

“All of these artists, performers, dancers and DJs reflect this year’s theme,” Boston Pride concert chair Henry Paquin said.

Guest conductor Andrew Manze made his debut with the BSO Thursday.

Music Review

English conductor, Swiss pianist, Polish composer debut with BSO

Thursday’s program at Symphony Hall was an evening of firsts.