| Apr 14, 2014
| 3:37 PM
Happiness may be a warm puppy. Or two kinds of ice cream. Or climbing a tree.
But for many young actors, it's getting the chance to be center stage. And this week, many budding performers will have that coveted opportunity in Kidz Kabaret's production...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 5:54 PM
Jimmy Murphy, the genial Irishman who reigned as a Beverly Hills dining room power broker for more than three decades, has died. The longtime maitre d', first at the Bistro in Beverly Hills and later at his own Jimmy's Beverly Hills, was an icon in the...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Neuqua Valley High School students are reaching new heights this weekend with their production of the 1964 classic musical "Fiddler on the Roof."
"Our production has a variety of talented students, from ambitious freshmen to seasoned seniors," said...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 5:12 PM
In a day before comedy was laced with irony and studded with mean-spirited barbs, Sid Caesar was more than funny.
He was hilariously, outrageously, tear-inducingly, gather-up-the-whole-family-for-this funny.
A veteran of the Catskills with an...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 5:34 PM
Celes King IV
Community activist and entrepreneur
Celes King IV, 70, a South Los Angeles community activist whose father was civil rights advocate Celes King III, died Saturday at a San Diego hospital, a family spokesman said.
| Feb 25, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Yes, it's a musical about toilets.
More specifically, it's a musical about a government ban on private toilets due to a drought, complete with plenty of satire about capitalism, politics and even musical theater.
Welcome to "Urinetown," a North...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Clint Eastwood's latest movie, "American Sniper," kicked off with a bang in Los Angeles County this week.
The Warner Bros. film, which stars Bradley Cooper as a Navy SEAL who recounts his military exploits, began 10 days of filming Monday in an Afghan...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Part of the collateral damage of the Alex Theatre's ambitious physical face-lift has been the suspension of the Glendale Pops series. Saturday night, after a year's absence, director Matt Catingub gave a decisive demonstration of why this remains one of...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 1:24 PM
Teens will get the chance to perform everything from dance to poetry at Highland Park High School this weekend in honor of the late president of a teen-focused nonprofit resource center.
Response, a program of Jewish Child and Family Services and...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 8:42 AM
B'nai Tikvah's Magical Musical Evening at 6:30 p.m. Saturday allows a number of members of the congregation to share their passion for music.
The congregation is to hear the Hurricane Saxophone Quartet, Steve Grant & Friends Jazz Group, the B'nai Tikvah...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 7:16 PM
Loved ‘A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder’ when it premiered at Hartford Stage in 2012?
The recording of the now-Broadway musical will be available digitally Feb. 25 and as a CD on April 1.
Meanwhile the show has somewhat bounced...