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About Joyce Kulhawik

Joyce Kulhawik, best known as the Emmy Award-winning arts and entertainment critic for CBS-Boston (WBZ-TV 1981-2008), is currently lending her expertise as an arts critic/advocate, motivational speaker, and cancer crusader. Kulhawik is President of the Boston Theater Critics Association, a member of the Boston Society of Film Critics, and Boston Online Film Critics Association. Joyce also writes for WBUR's The ARTery and RogerEbert.com.
Jun 24 2017

FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: “THE BEGUILED”

By | June 24th, 2017|Drama, Free Advance Screening, Movies, Thriller|1 Comment

HURRY! FREE ADVANCE SCREENING for a Focus Features release “THE BEGUILED”. For the chance to receive two tickets to the screening please visit:  http://focusfeaturesscreenings.com/XMASF55480 Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 7:00 PM in Boston (Theater will be named on your ticket) “THE BEGUILED” Running Time: 93-minutes Rated: “R” Opening Date: June 30, 2017  Cast: Colin Farrell, [...]

Jun 23 2017

THEATER: FAT PIG/THE EFFECT/DAYS OF ATONEMENT

By | June 23rd, 2017|Theater|0 Comments

There's almost NOTHING to see at the movies these days except techno-driven retreads of assorted superheroes, smurfs, or humans acting like imbeciles. Unless you've put your brain on ice this summer, your resources are BEST spent on live theater. Here's my take on three onstage right now beginning with THE EFFECT a New England Premiere [...]

Jun 19 2017

FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: “BABY DRIVER”

By | June 19th, 2017|Action & Adventure, Drama, Free Advance Screening, Movies|0 Comments

HURRY! FREE ADVANCE SCREENING for a TriStar Pictures release “BABY DRIVER”. For the chance to receive two tickets to the screening please visit:  http://www.sonyscreenings.com/WXXAZ73522 Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at 7:00 PM in Boston (Theater will be named on your ticket) “BABY DRIVER” Running Time: 1-hour 53-minutes Rated: “R” Opening Date: June 28, 2017  Cast: Ansel [...]

Jun 15 2017

FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: “THE JOURNEY”

By | June 15th, 2017|Drama, Free Advance Screening, Movies|0 Comments

HURRY! FREE ADVANCE SCREENING for an IFC Film release “THE JOURNEY”. For the chance to receive two tickets to the screening please visit:    http://tinyurl.com/thejourneybos Monday, June 19, 2017 at 7:00 PM in Boston (Theater will be named on your ticket) “THE JOURNEY” Running Time: 95-minutes Rated: “PG-13” Opening Date: June 23, 2017  Synopsis: The Journey [...]

Jun 13 2017

THEATER: BEWARE CORPORATE GIVING–AND TAKING

By | June 13th, 2017|Theater|0 Comments

I applaud the statement  issued by Boston's Praxis Stage who are about to mount a production of JULIUS CAESAR in Cambridge this summer. In fact, I laughed myself silly--though this is truly no laughing matter. Praxis called it, and I'm happy to amplify their response to the ongoing attempts to suppress freedom of expression and the crucial conversations theater provokes, especially in times of [...]

Jun 08 2017

FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: “ROUGH NIGHT”

By | June 8th, 2017|Comedy, Free Advance Screening, Movies|0 Comments

HURRY! FREE ADVANCE SCREENING for a Columbia Pictures release “ROUGH NIGHT”. For the chance to receive two tickets to the screening please visit:   http://www.sonyscreenings.com/sViTS08763 Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 7:00 PM in Boston (Theater will be named on your ticket) “ROUGH NIGHT” Running Time: 1-hour 41-minutes Rated: “R” Opening Date: June 16, 2017  Cast: Scarlett [...]

Jun 02 2017

THEATER: RIPCORD/ ARRABAL

By | June 2nd, 2017|Dance, More A & E, Music, Theater|0 Comments

DON'T MISS the Huntington Theatre Company's "RIPCORD" which just opened at the Calderwood Pavilion and has already been extended through July 2! David Lindsay-Abaire's comedy is set in that most hilarious and freewheeling of all environments--an assisted living complex. Hang on, it involves two elderly women who find themselves roommates, but one of them can't stand the other.  The sour-pussed Abby (Nancy E. Carroll) [...]

Jun 01 2017

FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: “THE HERO”

By | June 1st, 2017|Expired Free Advance Screenings|0 Comments

HURRY! FREE ADVANCE SCREENING for an Orchard Film release “THE HERO”. For the chance to receive two tickets to the screening please visit:   http://tinyurl.com/HERORSVP617 Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 7:30 PM in Boston (Theater will be named on your ticket) “THE HERO” Running Time: 96-minutes Rated: “R” Opening Date: June 9, 2017  Cast: Sam Elliott, [...]

May 24 2017

FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: “THE BOOK OF HENRY”

By | May 24th, 2017|Expired Free Advance Screenings|0 Comments

HURRY! FREE ADVANCE SCREENING for a Focus Features release “THE BOOK OF HENRY”. For the chance to receive two tickets to the screening please visit:  http://focusfeaturesscreenings.com/ORfuy93136 Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 6:30 PM in Boston (Theater will be named on your ticket) “THE BOOK OF HENRY” Running Time: 105-minutes Rated: “PG-13” Opening Date: June 16, [...]

May 16 2017

35th ANNIVERSARY ELLIOT NORTON AWARDS 2017!

By | May 16th, 2017|Theater|0 Comments

  Joyce Kulhawik, Cherry Jones, Diane Paulus & Boston Theater Critics Association/Photo: Mikki Ansin If you are a theater lover/goer and were not at the HUNTINGTON THEATRE COMPANY's BU Theater on Monday May 15, 2017, you missed the event of the local theatrical season: The 35th Anniversary Elliot Norton Awards with Guest of Honor [...]