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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Gerhard Posch


Vienna Transport Museum: A Love Letter to the Tram

A love letter to the Straßenbahn, Vienna’s Traffic Museum offers insight into commuter habits. Vienna has an ongoing love affair with its Straßenbahn (tramway), this red-and-white (or in its latest iteration, red-and-silver streetcar) that glides...

Shrinking is all the Rage in Alexander Payne’s Downsizing

A puny Matt Damon grapples with big ideas in the sci-fi dramedy Downsizing. Alexander Payne has done it again. The acclaimed director-screenwriter behind contemporary classics About Schmidt, Sideways and The Descendants crafted a film unlike any...
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Vienna’s Open House Theatre Performs the Experimental White Rabbit Red Rabbit

Nassim Soleimanpour has traveled the world without leaving his native Iran. Vienna’s Spektakel theater reserved a first row seat for the playwright, but it was empty during the performance of his maiden experimental play,...
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A Midlife Crisis with a Chuckle: Shirley Valentine at Vienna’s English Theatre

Vienna’s English Theatre puts on a charming and wistful comedy, Shirley Valentine There must be something about actors talking to inanimate objects that can make an audience laugh (remember Clint Eastwood berating an empty chair...