Tag: Peter Jay Sharp


    Typically, the post-holiday slowdown leaves most of us feeling glum rather than angry. Not so writer and Broadway vet (Spamalot, Cabaret, Titanic) Martin Moran. In his 2004 Obie-winning show, The Tricky Part, Moran delivered an empathetic account of the sexual abuse he suffered as an adolescent at the hands of an older man. In his […]

  • Wednesday

    [FILM] FAVORITE FIEND As part of his ongoing Cinemachat series at BAM, film historian and critic Elliott Stein takes us back to the days of Old Hollywood with a Peter Lorre Double Bill, featuring The Face Behind the Mask (1941) and Stranger on the Third Floor (1940). Stein has described the great character actor—best known […]

  • Books

    Jonathan Ames + Jeff Johnson + Dan Kennedy + Kevin Sampsell March 9 Happy Ending, 302 Broome, 212-334-9676. Of Ames’s latest novel, Wake Up, Sir!, Ed Park wrote in these pages: “One hopes Ames sees fit to stir up such pure fancy again. Here is a book, rigorous as a dream and well ventilated with […]