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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.
Dec 01 2018

FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: “SECOND ACT”

By | December 1st, 2018|Comedy, Free Advance Screening, Movies|0 Comments

HURRY! FREE ADVANCE SCREENING for a STXFilms’ release “SECOND ACT” For the chance to receive two tickets to this screening please visit: http://stxtickets.com/JoycesSecondAct Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 7:00 PM in Revere (Theatre will be named on your ticket) “SECOND ACT” Running Time: 1-hour 45-minutes Rated: PG-13 Opening Date: December 21, 2018 Cast: Jennifer Lopez, Leah [...]

Nov 27 2018

FREE HOLIDAY TIX: BOSTON CAMERATA!

By | November 27th, 2018|More A & E, Music|0 Comments

THE BOSTON CAMERATA is pleased to offer four Joyce’s Choices followers A CHANCE TO WIN 2 tickets each to see their holiday concerts in Boston, Newburyport, Lexington, Brookline or Cambridge! December 7-17, 2018!  The Boston Camerata, America's preeminent early music ensemble, brings two celebratory programs to Boston this holiday season: Puer Natus Est: [...]

Nov 09 2018

FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: “THE FRONT RUNNER”

By | November 9th, 2018|Expired Free Advance Screenings|0 Comments

HURRY! FREE ADVANCE SCREENING for a Sony Pictures’ release “THE FRONT RUNNER” For the chance to receive two tickets to this screening please visit: http://www.sonyscreenings.com/JoycesChoicesTheFrontRunner Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 7:30 PM in Boston (Theatre will be named on your ticket) “THE FRONT RUNNER” Running Time: 1-hour 53-minutes Rated: R Opening Date: November 16, 2018 Cast: [...]

Nov 08 2018

THEATER DOUBLE FEATURE: MACBETH/EQUIVOCATION

By | November 8th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

There's one more weekend to catch a terrific tandem production presented by ACTORS' SHAKESPEARE PROJECT to open its 15th season, a theater double feature: MACBETH and EQUIVOCATION. The first is the bard's blackest tragedy, so violent, pitiless and bleak, its name cannot be uttered in a theater without tempting wicked fate. This production of  "the [...]

Oct 25 2018

FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: “CAN YOU EVER FORGIVE ME?”

By | October 25th, 2018|Expired Free Advance Screenings|0 Comments

HURRY!  FREE ADVANCE SCREENING for a Fox Searchlight release “CAN YOU EVER FORGIVE ME?” For the chance to receive two tickets to this screening please visit: http://www.foxsearchlightscreenings.com/JoycesChoicesCYEFM Monday, October 29, 2018 at 7:00 PM in Boston (Theatre will be named on your ticket) “CAN YOU EVER FORGIVE ME?” Running Time: 107 minutes Rated: R Opening Date: November [...]

Oct 23 2018

THEATER/ “FUN HOME” FINDS A HEARTWARMING LOCAL HOME

By | October 23rd, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

SpeakEasy Stage continues its superb season with a regional premiere and one of the best local productions of a Tony-Award winning musical I've ever seen: FUN HOME. I saw this heartbreaking musical last season in Boston's big Opera House; the voices were stronger, but the intimate setting the show finds onstage at SpeakEasy gives this [...]

Oct 17 2018

THEATER DOUBLE FEATURE: ALL MY SONS/THE TRAGIC ECSTASY OF GIRLHOOD

By | October 17th, 2018|Theater|1 Comment

I just saw a very moving "theater double feature" in one afternoon involving sons and daughters in jeopardy. Boston Playwrights' Theatre just opened its season with "THE TRAGIC ECSTASY OF GIRLHOOD" a new play with an unwieldy title but an ensemble of exceptional young actresses who draw us into the painful emotional centers of their [...]

Oct 09 2018

GAGA for GAGA: “A STAR IS BORN”

By | October 9th, 2018|Drama, Movies, Musicals, Romance|0 Comments

I knew he was good, but even from the trailer I could tell SHE was good too. What I couldn't tell was just HOW good they would be together. Writer/director/composer/star Bradley Cooper found his muse in singer/composer/performance artist Lady Gaga; their alchemy is what tethered me to this moving, though imperfect film, and [...]

Oct 01 2018

FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: “GOOSEBUMPS 2: HAUNTED HALLOWEEN “

By | October 1st, 2018|Expired Free Advance Screenings|0 Comments

HURRY!  FREE ADVANCE SCREENING of Columbia Pictures release  "Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween" Saturday October 6, 2018  11:00 AM at AMC Boston Common.  For the chance to download two complimentary passes to this advance screening please visit: http://www.sonyscreenings.com/JOYCESGOOSBUMPS2 "GOOSEBUMPS 2: HAUNTED HALLOWEEN" CREDITS: Cast:                          [...]

Sep 26 2018

THEATER: BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY

By | September 26th, 2018|Theater|0 Comments

Speakeasy Stage Company is in top form as it kicks off its season with a superb production of the New England premiere of the 2015 Pulitzer Prize-winning play BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY. Written by Stephen Adly Guirgis and billed as a "dark urban comedy," the play plunges us into the murky water where most human beings [...]