Commentary

Why Support the Arts?

The issue of funding for the arts has recently come to the forefront of national discussion, as cultural institutions have systematically had their funding slashed, and the dire consequences have been felt throughout the artistic community, and on the business models that employ thousands of people. Critics of arts funding ask why it is appropriate …

Worth the Ticket?

I have been an avid entertainment junkie my whole life, and there’s nothing quite like the feeling when you discover something good. Or better yet, something great. Whether it’s the movie that stays with you for weeks after you see it, the television show to which you’re addicted and wait for each new episode with …