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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 22 2022

THEATER: THE LIGHT, COMMON GROUND REVISITED, 1776

By |2022-06-27T11:16:49-04:00June 22nd, 2022|Theater|0 Comments

Here's a quick round-up of three plays now onstage in and around Boston! THE LIGHT now on at LYRIC STAGE. This beautifully staged and explosive two-hander is deftly directed by Jacqui Parker who guides her two-person cast through a roller coaster of emotions as they try to navigate a pivotal point in their relationship without [...]

Jun 17 2022

FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: “MARCEL THE SHELL WITH SHOES ON”

By |2022-06-17T18:20:10-04:00June 17th, 2022|Animation, Comedy, Family, Free Advance Screening, Kids, Movies|0 Comments

HURRY! FREE ADVANCE SCREENING OF A24 FEATURE "MARCEL THE SHELL WITH SHOES ON" Wednesday, June 22nd at AMC Boston Common @ 7pm EST *Seats are provided on a first-come, first-served basis​* Please RSVP HERE Synopsis: Marcel, a one-inch-tall shell, searches for his family with the help of a documentary filmmaker. Directed by: Dean Fleischer-Camp Written [...]

Jun 10 2022

FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: CHA CHA REAL SMOOTH

By |2022-06-10T16:35:22-04:00June 10th, 2022|Comedy, Free Advance Screening, Movies, Romance|0 Comments

HURRY! Free Advance Screening of Apple TV + CHA CHA REAL SMOOTH Wednesday, June 15th at Landmark Kendall Square Cinema @ 7pm EST Complimentary concessions will be offered to attendees! Please RSVP HERE Synopsis: A man who works as a bar mitzvah party host strikes up a unique friendship with a young woman and her [...]

May 29 2022

MOVIE: TOP GUN: MAVERICK

By |2022-05-30T17:46:13-04:00May 29th, 2022|Action & Adventure, Drama, Movies|0 Comments

Rear Admiral: "The end is inevitable, Maverick. Your kind is headed for extinction." Maverick: "Maybe so, sir. But not today." And therein lies the key to what sets TOP GUN: MAVERICK apart as an action/drama and top flight entertainment destined to be not only one of the best movies of the summer, but also one [...]

May 25 2022

FREE ADVANCE VIRTUAL SCREENING: HUSTLE

By |2022-06-10T16:36:48-04:00May 25th, 2022|Drama, Expired Free Advance Screenings, Movies|0 Comments

HURRY!! FREE ADVANCE VIRTUAL SCREENING OF NETFLIX MOVIE "HUSTLE"!! Virtual Advance Screening | June 1st, 2022 Please RSVP HERE by 12pm EST on Thursday, May 26. Spots are limited.  Synopsis: When a down-on-his-luck basketball scout finds a potential superstar in Spain, he sets out to prove they both have what it takes to make it in [...]

May 23 2022

THEATER: THE 39th ELLIOT NORTON AWARDS!!

By |2022-05-23T22:39:09-04:00May 23rd, 2022|Theater|0 Comments

The Boston Theater Critics Association of which I am proud to be president announced THE 39th ELLIOT NORTON AWARDS to honor the outstanding work by actors, directors, designers, ensembles and productions audiences have seen on greater Boston stages throughout the season. The awards which are usually presented live in a downtown theater, were announced in [...]

May 16 2022

FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: “TOP GUN: MAVERICK”

By |2022-05-25T19:14:24-04:00May 16th, 2022|Action & Adventure, Drama, Expired Free Advance Screenings, Movies|0 Comments

HURRY! FREE ADVANCE SCREENING OF PARAMOUNT PICTURES RELEASE "TOP GUN: MAVERICK"  AMC Boston Common Monday, May 23rd @7pm For the chance to download tickets to this special advance screening of  TOPGUN: MAVERICK please visit and join the wait list if the screening is full: https://gofobo.com/main/event_full/a1FzYUUwMzMxMw==/166432/32305 TOP GUN: MAVERICK Opening Date:         [...]

May 09 2022

FREE ADVANCE SCREENING: DOWNTON ABBEY A NEW ERA

By |2022-05-19T11:29:38-04:00May 9th, 2022|Drama, Epic & Historical, Expired Free Advance Screenings, Movies, Romance|0 Comments

HURRY! FREE ADVANCE SCREENING OF FOCUS FEATURES RELEASE-- DOWNTON ABBEY A NEW ERA Monday, May 16th at 7:30 PM at the Coolidge Corner Theatre. For the chance to download tickets to this advance screening of DOWNTON ABBEY A NEW ERA please visit: https://focusfeaturesscreenings.com/JoycesChoicesDA Release date: May 20, 2022 MPAA Rating: PG Genre: Drama/Romance Runtime: 2hr 5min Director: Simon [...]

May 06 2022

THEATER: A GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER/MISS HOLMES RETURNS

By |2022-05-06T22:59:44-04:00May 6th, 2022|Theater|0 Comments

Race on over to the LYRIC STAGE to see the Tony Award-winning Best Musical A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER! This is a sparkling production of a truly hilarious farce featuring a crack cast in a crackpot musical murder mystery-- in reverse! We know who done it -- it's the how that keeps things [...]

May 03 2022

THEATER: AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’/ BLACK SUPER HERO MAGIC MAMA

By |2022-05-05T11:54:33-04:00May 3rd, 2022|Theater|0 Comments

There are some fabulous shows onstage in Boston, right now! At the top of the list is a kick-ass production of the Tony Award-winning musical AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' The Fats Waller Musical now onstage at  Central Square Theater! Trust me-- you don't want to miss this. The joint started jumpin' before the show even began! The [...]