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Interim Executive Editor
Dave Newbart

Creative Director
Vince Cerasani

Director of Photography
Jamie Ramsay

Culture Editor
Aimee Levitt

Film Editor
J.R. Jones

Music Editor
Philip Montoro

Associate Editors
Steve Heisler
Jamie Ludwig
Kate Schmidt

Senior Writer
Mike Sula

Senior theater critic
Tony Adler

Staff Writers
Maya Dukmasova
Leor Galil
Deanna Isaacs
Ben Joravsky
Peter Margasak
Julia Thiel

Director of Digital
John Dunlevy

Social Media Editor
Ryan Smith

Graphic Designer
Sue Kwong

Music Listings Coordinator
Luca Cimarusti

Film Listings Coordinator
Patrick Friel

Contributing Writers
Noah Berlatsky
Anne Ford
Isa Giallorenzo
John Greenfield
Andrea Gronvall
Justin Hayford
Jack Helbig
Irene Hsiao
Dan Jakes
Monica Kendrick
Bill Meyer
J.R. Nelson
Marissa Oberlander
Leah Pickett
Ben Sachs
Dmitry Samarov
Oliver Sava
Kevin Warwick
David Whiteis
Albert Williams

Interns
Madeline Happold
Ashley Mizuo
Melissa Parker
Rachel Yang

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