Mary Steenburgen

“Soft Power,” David Henry Hwang and Jeanine Tesori’s brilliant, clever world premiere at the Curran, was 2018’s best new show. (Courtesy Craig Schwartz Photography)

2018: The best in arts

In chronological order, these were the year’s most notable moments in the…


Mary Steenburgen and Craig T. Nelson appear in the star-studded “Book Club.” (Courtesy Paramount Pictures)

Mary Steenburgen on ‘Book Club’: Nothing ‘remotely like it’

In “Book Club,” Mary Steenburgen plays a woman who’s having problems in…


Demetri Martin, left, costars with Kevin Kline in “Dean,” a movie about a man what a man does after his mother dies. (Courtesy CBS Films)

Demetri Martin chats about his directorial debut ‘Dean’

Demetri Martin was inspired by the great standup comic Steven Wright, but…