Popcast: When Superfans Attack

A writer critiqued Nicki Minaj online; the rapper’s fans responded in force. How does celebrity fandom become a vicious tool online, and what’s behind stan culture?

That Decisive Moment: Bernstein’s Contentious ‘Mass’: The Week in Classical Music

One of Leonard Bernstein’s most ambitious works was at Lincoln Center this week. Our critics diverged on it.

Review: A Dazzling ‘Creation’ Brings Light to Lincoln Center

Carlus Padrissa’s staging, conducted by Laurence Equilbey, is part of the new mix of offerings at the Mostly Mozart Festival.

Taylor Swift and Jennifer Hudson to Star in ‘Cats’ Movie Adaptation

James Corden and Ian McKellen will also be a part of the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical, directed by Tom Hooper.

Review: An Orchestra of Teenagers, but No Apologies Necessary

Carnegie Hall’s National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America played a fully professional program under Michael Tilson Thomas.

This Week in the Arts: Panorama, Andrew Solomon, ‘Be More Chill’

The Weeknd headlines the New York festival, “Far From the Tree” comes to screens and the high school musical debuts on Off Broadway.