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City Ballet of L.A.
1 month ago by Ann Haskins
Robyn Gardenhire and her City Ballet of L.A. draw on Tchaikovsky’s original score and Duke Ellington’s jazzy interpretation for The Nutcracker Swings, set in World War II at L.A.’s Coconut Grove nightclub. Dec. 19-20, 8 p.m., 2014 (...
2 months ago by Siran Babayan
Hipster darling and stand-up comic Mike Birbiglia performs new material in his latest comedy show, Thank God for the Jokes. A regular on This American Life, Birbiglia has appeared in TV and film, including The Fault in Our Stars and...
Big Star's Third and #1 Record
4 months ago by Chris Ziegler
Big Star's #1 Record inspired a thousand literate young bands, but Big Star's Third can't ever be copied by anyone — it's less an artifact than an avatar of Alex Chilton, the Big Star co-founder who documented disaster and what come...
Return to Grey Gardens, Los Angeles!
10 months ago by Siran Babayan
What does Grey Gardens have in common with Mommie Dearest and Whatever Happened to Baby Jane? besides crazy women with poorly penciled eyebrows? A large, gay cult following. David and Albert Maysles' 1975 documentary about the eccen...