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Brokeback Mountain: From Oscar to Opera

A new take on a stirring tale opens in Madrid. 

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Harlem Jazz: Minton's

A long-dormant temple of jazz is resurrected as one of Manhattan’s most sophisticated new evening spots.

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Magazines to Read Now

A crop of newer niche titles is furthering the case for the prestige of print.

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Visionary Violinist: Hilary Hahn

The virtuoso goes on tour.

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The Departures 100 | 2014

It’s that time of year again—when we set out to obsessively curate a list of 100 (give or take a few) people, places & things around the...

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Additional Art in Miami

After braving the Art Basel throngs and hitting the after-parties, the cultural omnivore can find solace at these two must-see events.

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Julie Taymor Revisits her Shakespearean Roots

Disentangled from Spider-Man's web, the imaginative director delves into “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”

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Raising the Barre: Andrea Miller

The rapid ascension of Gallim Dance’s choreographer.

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Tierney Gearon’s Alternative Alphabet

The beautifully eccentric A–Z tome turns the form on its head.

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Director Steve McQueen Makes His Mark

Once the toast of the art world, Steve McQueen is now an Oscar front-runner with “12 Years a Slave.”