| Feb 19, 2015
| 9:00 AM
Steven Fales brings his hit solo show "Confessions of a Mormon Boy" back to L.A., a 17th-century Mexican poet is celebrated in "Properties of Silence," and the family-friendly romp "Seussical the Musical" lands in Redondo Beach.
Tribute to Glenn...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 3:30 AM
Back in the 1990s, Jason Kassin was just another aspiring L.A. actor, surviving on a second job.
But instead of waiting tables, he relied on his skills as a self-taught computer programmer.
"I'd leave an audition, go home and code," said Kassin, 46....
| Feb 6, 2015
| 1:19 PM
Sometimes Hollywood news has only very limited information.
Today a press release announced that Brad Pitt would star in a movie directed by Robert Zemeckis ("Flight," "Forrest Gump") and written by Steve Knight ("World War Z 2," "Locke," "Dirty...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 8:47 AM
Looking for free stuff to do this week?
Black Heritage Festival: music, art, hair weaving, storytelling and more related to the African-American history of the area. 9 a.m. today, 10 a.m. Saturday, 1 p.m. Sunday,...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 10:25 AM
You probably think you know all of the bad stuff Tig Notaro has been through.
After all, she laid it all bare in her now-famous, Louis C.K-heralded set at Largo in 2012. To recap: In the span of four months, she was hospitalized with a rare bacterial...
| Jan 21, 2015
Wings of Freedom arrives at Boca Raton Airport today through Sunday for the first of three consecutive visits in Boca, Pompano Beach and Fort Lauderdale with working World War II vintage aircraft.
The B-17, B-24 and P-51 fighter have been here before...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 12:00 PM
Arthur F. Leahy, a Navy sailor, came home to Los Angeles after World War II and settled back into his job as a streetcar operator for the L.A. Railway. He was assigned to Division 3 in Cypress Park, where the "Yellow Car" operators included women who'd...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 9:20 AM
A comedian who has appeared on Comedy Central and voiced characters on the Cartoon Network show “Squidbillies” will perform at ArtsQuest Center in Bethlehem, it was announced.
Todd Barry, who since having his own “Comedy Central...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 10:45 AM
By Steve Siegel
Special to The Morning Call
While tutu-wearing elephants, dancing toadstools, and illuminated fairies delighted one’s eyes, the glorious sounds of Beethoven, Tchaikovsky and Elgar filled one’s ears Sunday afternoon at State...
| Jan 5, 2015
For the first time in Florida, folks can belly up at Starbucks.
The coffee retailer's Downtown Disney location now serves beer and wine as part of its "Starbucks Evenings" program. The new beverage options are available after 4 p.m. daily.
| Jan 3, 2015
| 9:00 AM
It's been almost a decade since Disneyland opened a truly new attraction and nearly two decades since the Anaheim theme park introduced a groundbreaking new ride.
You have to go back to 2005’s Buzz Lightyear Astro Blasters for the last truly new...