Listening, Watching, Reading

December 29, 2023

This week, the musical year of The Theatre Girl, the new film "Pacifiction" and a new novel written entirely in museum-wall labels.

This week, the musical year of The Theatre Girl, the new film "Pacifiction" and a new n... more

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Hosted byJody Avirgan

Curated byMatthew Horovitz, Hark Contributor

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2023 In Music - Year of The Musical Theater Girl

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The great Pitchfork Review music podcast says 2023 was The Year of The Musical Theatre Girl.
2023 In Music - Year of The Musical Theater Girl

The Pitchfork Review

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“Pacifiction” by Albert Serra

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Spanish filmmaker Albert Serra's new movie "Pacifiction" -- a shadowy spy movie with breathtaking shots of surfing. From the Film Comment podcast.
“Pacifiction” by Albert Serra

The Film Comment Podcast

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“One Woman Show” by Christine Coulson

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A former a former metropolitan museum writer discusses her second novel, one woman show, which is written entirely in museum wall labels.
“One Woman Show” by Christine Coulson

Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books

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The Staying Power of Wham’s “Last Christmas”

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Something Onto itself - an appreciation for cheese-tasted “Last Christmas” by Wham!
The Staying Power of Wham’s “Last Christmas”

Switched on Pop

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Film Restoration Manslaughter

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As the saying goes, you must always say goodbye to the present year with a fantastically French tale of a film restorer in prison for manslaughter.
Film Restoration Manslaughter

Morning Meeting

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