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Entertainment

Beyond ‘In the Heights,’ colorism persists, rarely addressed

Every year, Hollywood inevitably comes under criticism for its lack of racial diversity. But another lesser-known yet still pervasive problem also resurfaces: the lack of …

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In Pixar’s ‘Luca,’ young life as a stolen adventure

A brisk and bright sun-dappled fable of above-ground adventure and below-the-surface identity, Enrico Casarosa’s “Luca” — a summery, shimmering fish-out-of-water fairy tale — is one …

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Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre reopens with exciting events

KUWAIT CITY, June 13: Kuwait’s world-class museum, Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre, is pleased to announce a special virtual edition of programmes, workshops, talks …

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Stories of race, racism win arts Pulitzers

NEW YORK, June 12, (AP): Stories of race, racism and colonialism in the US swept the Pulitzer Prizes for the arts, from Louise Erdrich’s novel …

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Underwood wins at CMT Awards

NEW YORK, June 10, (AP): Carrie Underwood has another reason to rejoice — she extended her record as the most decorated artist in the history …

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Infusion of joy in ‘In the Heights’

‘I am Usnavi and you prob’ly never heard my name,” declares bodega owner Usnavi at the start of “In the Heights,” Lin-Manuel Miranda’s contagiously joyous …

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Bruce Springsteen plans Broadway return of his one-man show

NEW YORK, June 8, (AP): The Boss just can’t quit Broadway. Bruce Springsteen will return to Broadway this summer for a limited run of his …

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‘I May Destroy You’ wins at BAFTA

LONDON, June 7, (AP): “I May Destroy You” won two main prizes at the 2021 British Academy Television Awards, in a ceremony that rewarded TV …

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Return of live music to London inspires artists

LONDON, June 6, (AP): Step by step – and note by note – London’s many musicians are getting back to work and preparing to perform …

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Kuwaiti photographer wins Nature TTL award

KUWAIT CITY, June 5: Kuwaiti photographer Mohammad Murad won the award of Nature TTL Photographer of the Year 2021 competition after catching Urban Wildlife second …

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