3 days ago | Theater
American Idiot the musical, which premiered on Broadway in 2010, doesn’t have a coherent plot. Inspired by the 2004 Green Day album of the same name, the band’s lead singer, Billie Joe Armstrong, and director Michael Mayer cobbled together a loose...
5 days ago | Pop Music. Ever Heard of It?
The DIY movement is music is not traditionally associated with Top 40 musicians. It's more commonly viewed as an integral part of the punk and indie rock scenes, wherein scrappy groups of musicians set out to succeed without help from the establis...
21 days ago | Theater
Don't say that Paul Oakley Stovall, author of Immediate Family, which opens at the Mark Taper Forum on Sunday, works for Michelle Obama. He'll quickly and graciously correct you: "It should be phrased a certain way. I serve as an advance...
22 days ago | Theater
Too often, the narrative in stories about geek culture focuses on dudes. It fits with the stereotype of what a geek is — some guy in his teens or twenties, covered in residual dust from the powdery snack du jour, slurping down some unnaturally-col...
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