Alexey Navalny Has the Proof of His Poisoning
The Russian anti-corruption activist, who nearly died in August, talks about his recovery and his future.
October 18, 2020
Mandy Patinkin Is Still Singing
From his converted farmhouse, in upstate New York, the actor talks about his four-decade career and his social-media stardom in quarantine.
October 11, 2020
John Cleese Discusses Creativity, Political Correctness, Monty Python, and Artichokes
A conversation with the English comedian about artistic inspiration, cultural appropriation, and tabloid journalism.
September 20, 2020
Michael Frayn on the State of Britain and the Future of Theatre
A conversation with the playwright and novelist about quarantine, comedy, and Chekhov.
September 13, 2020
“Theatre Can’t Miss This Moment”: An Interview with Audra McDonald
The actress on color-blind casting, virtual performance, and learning how to trust her own power.
July 26, 2020
Chance the Rapper Is Still Figuring Things Out
The artist on the two-party system, Black liberation theology, and learning from his mistakes.
July 19, 2020
Desus and Mero Have Conquered Comedy
The duo on transforming TV, dealing with cops, and how to be funny without being a jerk.
July 15, 2020
Sonny Rollins on the Pandemic, Protests, and Music
The legendary saxophonist, approaching ninety, discusses civil rights, jazz, and creative change.
June 11, 2020
Bernie Sanders Is Not Done Fighting
The senator on the protests, his phone calls with Joe Biden, and when to compromise.
June 9, 2020
Ad-Rock Just Wants to Be Friends
The Beastie Boy on growing up, mellowing out, and the importance of snacks.
May 24, 2020