Archives for March 2014

A Chinese Richard III comes to New York

An interview with Wang Xiaoying, director of the National Theatre of China’s “Richard III,” which runs at NYU Skirball Center from Wednesday, March 26, through Saturday, March 29.

Oscar Wilde on St. Patrick’s Day

How it’s New York: Oscar Wilde arrived in New York in January 1882 for a series of lectures across America. How it’s Irish: Oscar Wilde: Irish poet, dramatist and wit. “A Pride I Cannot Properly Acknowledge” On St. Patrick’s Day 1882, during his lecture tour of north America, Oscar Wilde happened to be in St. […]