Available tickets to Madame X Tour @ BAM

A small number of house seats to the sold-out launch of the Madame X Tour at the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) are available via a contribution to this non-profit organization. Tickets are available for a donation of $5,000, which will support BAM’s artistic and educational programs. Donations are tax-deductible in the U.S. (less $507/ticket).…

Madonna: Madame X review – a splendidly bizarre return to form **** (The Guardian)

 ‘Solid confidence in her own aesthetic decisions’: Madonna. Photograph: Steven Klein Madonna is in her fourth decade of what we now somewhat suspiciously call appropriation, a pick-and-mix skill set that has previously laid the singer open to accusations of unoriginality or, worse, cultural hijacking. But when the patented Ciccone filtration system gets it right, the process…