Tarell Alvin McCraney

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High Flying Bird review – Soderbergh scales new heights on Netflix
A sharp and layered drama about basketball, filmed on a smartphone, is another slam dunk for both the film-maker and the platform

Henry Barnes

07, Feb, 2019 @8:00 AM

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Choir Boy review – Tarell Alvin McCraney hits high notes on Broadway
The Oscar-winning Moonlight writer transfers his musical to a bigger venue and, while there are missteps, the songs bring the house down

Alexis Soloski

09, Jan, 2019 @2:00 AM

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The Clintons, Tootsie and Beetlejuice: what to expect on Broadway in 2019
The stage will see a host of star names over the next 12 months as well as yet more movie musicals and a much-anticipated drama about the Clintons

Alexis Soloski

03, Jan, 2019 @9:00 AM

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The week in theatre: Julius Caesar; The Brothers Size; The Culture – review
Nicholas Hytner’s outstanding production reconfigures Julius Caesar in more ways than one. Plus, James Graham and Moonlight’s Tarell Alvin McCraney

Susannah Clapp

04, Feb, 2018 @8:00 AM

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The Brothers Size review – magical and bracing portrait of southern masculinity
Bijan Sheibani’s revival of Moonlight writer Tarell Alvin McCraney’s drama brilliantly explores the complexities of brotherhood

Bridget Minamore

28, Jan, 2018 @12:34 PM

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On my radar: Tarell Alvin McCraney’s cultural highlights
The playwright and actor on the sounds and flavours of Miami, why Claire Foy makes The Crown unmissable, and the peculiar pleasure of tweeting gifs of Yul Brynner

Tarell Alvin McCraney

21, Jan, 2018 @10:00 AM

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The best quotes from the 2017 Oscars
From Viola Davis’s lyrical paean to art, to the barbs Jimmy Kimmel aimed at Trump, here are the highlights from the acceptance speeches and award presentationsrs

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

27, Feb, 2017 @7:49 AM

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Moonlight review – a five-star symphony of love
Barry Jenkins’s Oscar-nominated coming-of-age film is a heartbreaking, uplifting, minor-key masterpiece

Mark Kermode, Observer film critic

19, Feb, 2017 @9:00 AM

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It’s painful watching the male crisis onscreen – more painful in real life | Deborah Orr
By exploring negative aspects of masculinity, Manchester By the Sea and Moonlight help us all

Deborah Orr

18, Feb, 2017 @7:00 AM

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Moonlight becomes him: Barry Jenkins's journey from a Miami housing project to the Oscars
He had a hand-to-mouth childhood in a rough neighbourhood, then went to a football college. So how did the 37-year-old end up making the film of the year?

Andrew Pulver

07, Feb, 2017 @6:06 PM

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Moonlight’s writer Tarell Alvin McCraney: 'the story needed to be out there'
As his film goes head to head with La La Land for Oscar glory, the playwright tells how growing up in the Miami projects inspired his view of America

Tim Adams

05, Feb, 2017 @8:00 AM

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Janelle Monáe: ‘I am the whole package’
She’s a musician whose work has brought her massive acclaim. She’s also an outspoken activist in the Black Lives Matter movement, and now Janelle Monáe is in Moonlight, one of the most talked about films of the year

Shahesta Shaitly

22, Jan, 2017 @12:05 AM

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