A Philip Roth Reader

The death of Philip Roth on Tuesday at the age of 85 from congestive heart failure has people around the world reflecting on his body of work. The Times’s obituary described him as a “towering novelist who explored lust,…

Can Ron Howard Save ‘Solo’?

Are you ready to have your mind blown? Sometimes Ron Howard uses swear words. Yes, most of the time, this 64-year-old filmmaker is the wholesome, good-natured guy we saw in decades’ worth of film and TV roles, the reliable…

To walk into the 3,000-square-foot Stadium Goods store in SoHo is to be confronted by rows and rows of pristine, shrink-wrapped athletic footwear. Look closely and you might be a little stunned by the price tags. On a recent…

This season’s Broadway revival of “Children of a Lesser God” will close this month, its run shortened because of weak sales. The play’s lead producer, Hal Luftig, announced late Tuesday that he would close the production on May 27,…