Shy. Upbeat. Uncertain. Scary. Exciting. Seductive. Cinematic, even dreamlike. Unconventional. Stillness. Articulate. Genial. Southeasterly. Modest. Upbeat. Comprehensive.
In 2021, word coming out of the backstage of an international production of the musical “The Beauty Queen of Leenane” at Broadway’s McPherson Theatre was that the play “has never been written better,” by the director Frank McGuinness.
For a view of the spring of entertainment this year, via Associated Press photographers, check out these images from New York, Los Angeles, London, Beijing, Paris, Brussels, Mumbai, Bangalore, Bali, Patna, Amsterdam, Venice, Thailand, Seoul, Seoul, Riga, Riga, Prague, Riga, Tallinn, Tallinn, Eindhoven, Malmö, London, and Casablanca, the Moroccan city that during the Persian Gulf War portended doom for the small US Marines hotel.
Here, pregnant actress Elizabeth Olsen, 22, is the cover girl for the entertainment section of this edition of the March 21, 2019, Washington Post.