In this play, an angry teenager from a troubled home in Juneau is sent to live and work with his Tlingit grandparents in a remote fishing village.
The conventions of the espionage thriller meet the attributes of the musical, with lots of comedy along the way.
The working class has gained a new champion in the concert hall with the rise of composer Julia Wolfe.
What does it mean to be a hero? What can we learn from our heroes? How shall we treat them?
Music enthusiasts may rarely think of Detroit when it comes to jazz ... but a new CD might change that.
Of the hundreds of opera performances I have attended over a lifetime, rarely have I been so emotionally stirred as I was by this one.
The film shows how love for life and people can drive a person in a country of over a billion to exercise compassion for his fellow humans.
Controversy followed the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announcement of the nominees for the 2016 Oscars ceremony.
Hot on the heels of the Oscar-nominated Trumbo, another 1950s-set movie about Hollywood Reds has been released.
"Cartel Land" is a serious film, evenhanded in showing the complexities of vigilante action.