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  • Artistic director of American Ballet Theatre has his own 'Billy Elliot' story

    PASADENA, Calif. When Kevin McKenzie was only 18 he found himself dancing with prima ballerina Dame Margot Fonteyn. While he was just one of the cavaliers, it was a coup for the kid who'd goofed up his tap dancing class when he was in the seventh grade....
  • Around the remote: Chuck Barney's picks for April 26-May 2

    DON'T MISS: "Last Days in Vietnam" The American Experience series brings this gripping, Oscar-nominated documentary to television. Directed by Rory Kennedy, the film marks the 40th anniversary of the fall of Saigon. Via powerful interviews and wrenching...
  • TV picks for the week

    Television is really cooking this week with some new, big-money competitions, and PBS goes all-in on Vietnam. Here's what caught my eye: Sunday: "Boomtowners," 8 p.m., Smithsonian: Residents of oil-rich North Dakota deal with life in this new documentary...
  • Listening to the music of old through young ears

    I tell you, it warmed the cockles of my heart. Indeed, the heart-cockle-warming was widespread at last week's meeting of the Organization for Loudly Declaring a Preference for the Old and Out-of-date and the Past's Superiority. Or, to use our proud...
  • Winners of the 2015 James Beard media awards

    Winners of the 2015 James Beard media awards
    The winners of the 2015 James Beard Foundation book, broadcast and journalism awards are: ___ — Cookbook of the Year "Yucatan: Recipes from a Culinary Expedition" by David Sterling (University of Texas Press) — Cookbook Hall of Fame...
  • Editorials from around New England

    Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New England newspapers: The Providence Journal on immigrants in peril. April 24 A perilous imbalance exists when one man is free to eat, work, and walk safely down the street;...
  • TV This Week, April 26 - May 2: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' on Starz

    TV This Week, April 26 - May 2: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' on Starz
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of April 26 - May 2, 2015 in PDF format This week's TV Movies -------------------- SUNDAY It's Betty White's world... we're...
  • MASH star, science buff Alda to address Carnegie Mellon

    Television star Alan Alda will deliver the commencement address at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh on May 17. Alda is perhaps best known for his roles as surgeon Hawkeye Pierce on "MASH" and Arnold Vinick on "The West Wing." But Alda, who...
  • Friday's TV Highlights: 'VOCES: Now en Español' on KOCE

    Friday's TV Highlights: 'VOCES: Now en Español' on KOCE
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of April 19 - 25, 2015 in PDF format This week's TV Movies -------------------- SERIES The Amazing Race In Amsterdam the five...
  • Peabody winners include PBS, HBO, Netflix and Disney Junior

    HBO has won two Peabody Awards, including one for a documentary on James Brown, while PBS' "Frontline," ''American Experience" and "POV" series as well as Netflix and Cartoon Network were also among the documentary, education and public service winners of...
  • When community service becomes a 16-day music festival

     When community service becomes a 16-day music festival
    Over the next three weeks, one of the Midwest's and the nation's leading music schools is kicking up its commitment to community service a couple of notches. Make that 125 notches. That's the number of informal concerts students and faculty of the...