“You can’t leave the quartet, man.”

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Two movies are coming out about ye olde classical music with CELEBRITIES - real, live ones! And the films basically have the same title. The first is A Late Quartet, starring Philip Seymour Hoffman (!) and Christopher Walken (!).  It chronicles the "Fugue String Quartet" as they learn of their cellist's Parkinson's disease diagnosis. Description, from West End Films: The four members of a world-renowned string quartet struggle to stay together in the face of death, competing egos and insuppressible lust. Set in iconic New York City, … [Read more...]

Jeeves, Wooster and Sandow

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Today at 2pm ET, you can watch ArtsJournal's own Greg Sandow debate with...wait for it...Stephen Fry! Why, I have no idea. How, I have no idea. But there it is, folks. Type of event: Debate When: Thu, 05/12/2011 - 19:00 Where The Cambridge Union Society In assocation with Vocal Futures. PROPOSITION: Kissy Sell Out - Kissy Sell Out is a DJ/Producer and Radio 1 Broadcaster. He has released one critically-acclaimed artist album "Youth" and his sophomore offering "Wild Romance' follows in May 2011. He has toured the globe both as a DJ … [Read more...]