| Oct 16, 2014
| 6:40 PM
Part dramatic re-creation and part confessional, the first-person documentary "Evolution of a Criminal" traces Darius Clark Monroe's seemingly abrupt path from honors high school student to teenage bank robber.
Even Monroe's New York University film...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 8:28 PM
A hilarious 17th century French farce, considered one of Moliere's finest, opens Act 1's second stage season Thursday.
"The Miser" has been adapted by British actor, playwright and producer Miles Malleson and will be presented in the intimate Schubert...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Parkland High School graduate Michaela Conlin was already a veteran of two failed TV shows when she trudged down to the 20th Century Fox lot in Century City to shoot a pilot for a police procedural called "Brennan."
Even though the role of forensic...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 10:30 AM
PARIS- Julie Delpy will return to French filmmaking with "Lolo," a high-profile satirical comedy starring Dany Boon ("Welcome to the Cht'is") and Karin Viard ("Polisse").
Delpy stars as Violette, a 40-year old workaholic with a career in the fashion...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Terence Winter came of age in New York City during the bad old days of the 1970s and early 1980s.
The "Boardwalk Empire" creator/showrunner remembers a time when areas of Manhattan such as the Upper East Side and Meatpacking District were a "no-man's...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 8:38 AM
While telecommuting, most employees perform at least as well as in the office, and some actually do better, according to a new study. "We have many reasons to expect that telecommuters should work as well or better than others," said Ravi S. Gajendran,...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The gig: Ilse Metchek is president of the California Fashion Assn., which puts her in the perfect spot to be the connector and self-described "class historian" for the Southland's fashion and retail industry. Metchek oversees a roster of more than 400...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 12:09 PM
Tom Tombrello, a Caltech physics professor for more than 50 years and an inspiration for freshmen who had to grapple with diabolically complex riddles to enter his legendary class on scientific thinking, has died. He was 78.
| Sep 28, 2014
| 11:00 AM
In the wake of the economic crisis, struggling hotels across the country put off most upgrades and expansions, such as installing new carpeting, buying bigger television sets and renovating lobbies.
But with the economy rebounding, the nation’s...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 8:18 PM
Since its early days as a taxi alternative for Northern California bar-hoppers, the ride-sharing industry, now worth billions of dollars, has prompted demands for stricter government control from public officials and competing cab companies.
| Sep 15, 2014
| 1:24 PM
Actresses Elissa Solomon and Janet Weakley are hilarious together in playwright Sharon Goldner's short play "Mrs. Greenblatt's Place In The Universe," running now through Sept. 21 at Empire Stage in Fort Lauderdale.
The Goldner ten minute play is part...