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5 months ago by Ann Haskins
The name, Luminario Ballet, is a bit deceiving. The dancers wear pointe shoes and perform contemporary ballet, but the moniker does little to reveal the most distinctive feature of this troupe — the accomplished, sometimes dazzling ...
North Hollywood Arts District: An Insider's Guide
1 year ago by Tanja M. Laden
In the 1972 BBC documentary Reyner Banham Loves Los Angeles, the film's titular late British architectural critic lectures a class of USC students: "Come the day when the smog doom finally descends, when the traffic grinds to a halt...
2 years ago by Neal Weaver
This jaunty jukebox musical, with book by Hagan Thomas-Jones, direction by Brian Lohmann, arrangements by David O, musical direction by John Ballinger and choreography by Michele Spears, is set in England in 1965, when London was sa...
Divorce Party: The Musical Tries to Put a Positive Spin on Its Subject Matter
2 years ago by Steven Leigh Morris
At the opening of Mark Schwartz's Divorce Party: The Musical, a frumpy housefrau named Linda (Janna Cardia) sits amidst small rings of her own fat, in one of the few uncluttered spaces on her living room floor, and howls her despair...