20 days ago | April Fools Day
Attempting to bolster attendance, Los Angeles' downtown Art Walk has relaunched its monthly event, paring it down to nothing but food trucks. "Art is defined by its audience," explained Edmund Vale, assistant cultural director of the Downtown Los ...
20 days ago | Hip-Hop
Last night, Kanye West stormed the stage of downtown L.A.'s Nokia Theater, interrupting a Kanye West concert. The 37-year-old rapper grabbed the microphone from the 37-year-old rapper's hand during a performance of "FourFiveSeconds" and proclaimed...
4 months ago | Comedy
Comedians are often criticized for talking too much. But Ithamar Enriquez says nothing in Ithamar Has Nothing To Say, his new live sketch show. In his show, running the next two Saturdays at Hollywood's Second City Theater, the comedian consistent...
5 months ago | Performance Art
In her book Generation Me, author Jean Twenge characterized Millennials, the demographic born between 1980 and 2000, as noticeably more narcissistic than preceding generations. This self-absorption is evident in the core concept of "Modern Millenn...
11 months ago | Circus
The intrigue of any shapeshifter - a creature from mythology who can change forms - lies in that fact that you are never confident at what you are seeing, and uncertain of what you are going to see next. The term is an apt title for ...
11 months ago
Two of the fascinating Angelenos featured in L.A. Weekly's People 2014 issue. Check out our entire People 2014 issue. "There is great respect for theater in this town," says Michael Shepperd, co-artistic director of Celebration Theatre. "The probl...