Malcolm Gay

Malcolm Gay covers visual and performing arts for the Globe. Before joining the paper in 2015, he wrote frequently for The New York Times, while also contributing to The Atlantic, Time, and several other publications. Named an Alicia Patterson Fellow in 2013, Gay has won numerous national journalism awards, including top honors from the James Beard Foundation, the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies, and the National Association of Black Journalists. His first book, “The Brain Electric,” was published by Farrar, Straus & Giroux in October 2015.

Latest stories

New season will be Zeitgeist theater company’s last

By , Globe Staff

Citing declining ticket sales, founding artistic director David Miller has decided to close his company after 18 years.

Colleges cut ties with acclaimed organist amid sex allegations

By , Globe Staff

James David Christie, widely regarded as one of the greatest organists of his generation, has resigned his post at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester.

Globe, WBUR team to create Gardner Museum heist podcast

By , Globe Staff

“Last Seen,” a weekly investigative podcast about the notorious art theft, will debut Sept. 17.

Harsh notes amid purge of BSO’s chorus

By , Globe Staff

The acclaimed Tanglewood Festival Chorus’s new conductor has decimated its ranks, forcing out a large swath of singers, including many senior members.