'Last Days of Vietnam' shows Saigon's fall
By JAKE COYLE
There are many differences between America's troubled exit from Iraq and its ramshackle retreat from Vietnam. But the U.S. flight from Saigon as seen in Rory Kennedy's documentary “Last Days in Vietnam” has incredible, unmistakable resonance on the political, ethical and military confusion that occurs when, after years of war, a far-away nation pulls up stakes.
After Hours: Fugard play opens soon at Taproot
Thalia's Umbrella announces its second production, “A Lesson from Aloes,” a play by South African playwright Athol Fugard about a white couple who invites their best friends, a “colored” family, to dinner.