A cross between Robin Hood and Baby Face Nelson, Edwin Boyd was (and still is) Canada’s most popular and notorious bank robber. A decent family man and decorated war hero, he returned from World War II with one dream in mind: to provide for his wife and two children by making a living as an actor. All he got was frustration, desperation, rejection and tragedy. Thanks to careful writing and direction by newcomer Nathan Morlando and a powerful, charismatic centerpiece performance by Canadian heartthrob Scott Speedman, Citizen Gangster is a sympathetic portrait of this legendary career criminal as steeped in nuance and controversy as that of Clyde Barrow in Bonnie and Clyde. Read More
The Last Frontier? Artists Are Running Out of Neighborhoods to Be Priced Out OfWork-Life Balance: California Producer Contracts for Flatiron Loft Listed at $3.5 M.Baa-Headed: Why Are There So Many Animal Decapitations in Brooklyn This Week?
Drew Friedman Chronicles America's Jewish ComediansMorning Media MixSimon & Schuster Cancels a Book Deal With an Elevator
An Art Dealer in the SpotlightA So-So Week for Opera: A Less-Than-‘Enchanted Island' at One MetTalk to the Hand: 'Hand to God' Stars One Scary Sock Puppet
Editorial: Obama’s Grand FailureEditorial: The Mayor and Ms. MoskowitzPaul Singer: Gay Marriage's Time Has Come
The Battle Is Over: U.S. Olympic Skier Chooses Date On the Basis of Her TweetsWhere to Find All the Free Food at SXSW 2014The 17 Best Life Lessons From Martha Stewart’s Reddit AMA
An Art Dealer in the Spotlight‘We Hope That She Offs Herself Soon So It’ll Be Worth a Lot of Money’: Five Minutes With Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka at the Armory Show26-by-17-Inch Wade Guyton Sells for $1 M. at Christie’s