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May 21, 2020

May 21, 2020

This Week In The Arts – Virtual Edition (Week 10)

This Week In The Arts – Virtual Edition (Week 10)

Here at Ovation, it’s no secret that we care about […]


May 14, 2020

May 14, 2020

This Week In The Arts – Virtual Edition (Week 9)

This Week In The Arts – Virtual Edition (Week 9)

Here at Ovation, it’s no secret that we care about […]


April 30, 2020

April 30, 2020

This Week In The Arts – Virtual Edition (Week 7)

This Week In The Arts – Virtual Edition (Week 7)

Here at Ovation, it’s no secret that we care about […]


April 23, 2020

April 23, 2020

This Week In The Arts – Virtual Edition (Week 6)

This Week In The Arts – Virtual Edition (Week 6)

Take a Virtual Tour of Ramesses VI Tomb in Egypt or through Frank Lloyd Wright Homes. How about a performance from the Globe Theater in London?


March 26, 2020

March 26, 2020

“I want gay music by a gay composer.”

“I want gay music by a gay composer.”

In Terrence McNally's Love! Valour! Compassion!, I saw gay men laughing with one another for the first time. This was 1995.


March 24, 2020

March 24, 2020

My Ode to Terrence McNally, Great Musical Book Writer

My Ode to Terrence McNally, Great Musical Book Writer

When most people go to see a musical, they don’t think about the book writer. Honestly, they probably don’t even know what a book writer does. Terrence McNally, who passed away today at the age of 81, was a great book writer.


March 02, 2020

March 02, 2020

Inside the Actor Studio’s James Lipton Dies at 93

Inside the Actor Studio’s James Lipton Dies at 93

James Lipton, the multi-hyphenate actor-iconoclast of Inside the Actors Studio fame has died at 93. Inside the Actors Studio, his most well-known creation has been viewed by over 80 million people in over 125 countries.


February 05, 2020

February 05, 2020

Kirk Douglas, Spartacus Legend, Passes at 103

Kirk Douglas, Spartacus Legend, Passes at 103

Legendary actor Kirk Douglas has passed away at 103. Douglas […]


January 31, 2020

January 31, 2020

How Black History Month Came to Be and Why We’re Celebrating It

How Black History Month Came to Be and Why We’re Celebrating It

Black History Month began in 1926 as a weeklong celebration of the achievements of African Americans. Historian Carter G. Woodson and the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History (ASNLH) chose the second week of February to celebrate “Negro History Week” to coincide with the birthdays of former president Abraham Lincoln and activist Frederick Douglass. 


December 19, 2019

December 19, 2019

Ovation’s Top 10 “Artsy” Films of 2019

Ovation’s Top 10 “Artsy” Films of 2019

These are the "artsy" and indie movies that left our staff debating for weeks.


December 19, 2019

December 19, 2019

Ovation’s Top 10 Powerful Moments in Art in 2019

Ovation’s Top 10 Powerful Moments in Art in 2019

Our staff compiles the most compelling art news of the year.


December 16, 2019

December 16, 2019

Ovation’s Top 10 Fun Movies of 2019

Ovation’s Top 10 Fun Movies of 2019

These movies delivered the most fun times in the movie theatres for our staff.