Washington Times

  • December 2009
  • ‘Frankenstein’ redux

    18th Dec 2009

    Review of Young Frankenstein at the Kennedy Center Opera House The funniest scene in “Young Frankenstein,” the Mel Brooks musical…

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  • Lambert Offends Equally

    1st Dec 2009

    It may be hard to believe, but just two weeks ago, “American Idol” runner-up Adam Lambert was attacked for not…

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  • July 2009
  • Battlefields of the Heart

    13th Jul 2009

    Reviews of 5 plays at the 2009 Contemporary American Theater Festival in Shepherdstown, West Virginia Farragut North ★★★½ Stephen Bellamy,…

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  • June 2009
  • Review of "Anne and Emmett"

    17th Jun 2009

    The proposition “what If” has produced some wonderful works of theater. Michael Frayn’s “Copenhagen” imagines a conversation between the physicists…

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  • Indictment of matrimony at odds with gay marriage

    12th Jun 2009

    Noel Coward’s “Design for Living” — now in revival by the Shakespeare Theatre Company — shocked audiences when it premiered…

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About James

James Kirchick is a journalist and foreign correspondent currently based in Washington. He has reported from Southern and North Africa, the Middle East, Central Asia, across the European continent, and the Caucasus. He is a fellow with the Foreign Policy Initiative in Washington, D.C., a correspondent for The Daily Beast and is a columnist for Tablet. His first book, The End of Europe: Dictators, Demagogues and the Coming Dark Age is forthcoming from Yale University Press.

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