Comedian Hits the Motherlode, Plays 16 Moms Onstage

Carrie McCrossen has moms on her mind. More specifically, she has about 16 moms on her mind. There’s hardcore career mom, there’s “overtly accommodating of her children” mom, and then there’s “still wants to be seen as a sexual creature but also is a bit nervous about that” mom. And she gets to play them … Continue reading Comedian Hits the Motherlode, Plays 16 Moms Onstage

Five Years After Interpol, Carlos D Tells Us Where He’s Been Hiding

Carlos D, former bass player of Interpol, was an integral part of the band — and was once described as its “most infamous” member. As a founder of the heavily bass-driven post-punk outfit that dominated the indie rock scene of the early aughts, his seemingly sudden departure in 2010 after issuing four solid albums, and realizing fame … Continue reading Five Years After Interpol, Carlos D Tells Us Where He’s Been Hiding

Shakespeare As You Like It: In a Park or in a Parking Lot

After construction of Essex Crossing bumped it from its home last year, Shakespeare in the Parking Lot will relaunch just three blocks away, in a parking lot behind the Clemente Soto Velez Center. From July 9 to 26, The Drilling Company, led by Hamilton Clancy of Orange Is the New Black, will imagine “As You Like … Continue reading Shakespeare As You Like It: In a Park or in a Parking Lot