To paraphrase Draco Malfoy: "So it's true. Harry Potter has come to the Hollywood Museum." Known for preserving showbiz magic year-round, the Hollywood Museum, located in the Historic Max Factor Building in the heart of Hollywood, added the treasures and trinkets of a boy wizard last Wednesday. Th ... More >>
L.A. Opera's current production of Rossini's La Cenerentola (aka Cinderella) has no glass slippers, no coach that turns into a pumpkin, no evil stepmother and absolutely no bippity boppity boo. But it is a fun visual feast, a comic opera in cartoon colors, thanks largely to the work of set and cost ... More >>
Also, Spindrift, Lenny Kravitz, Dorian Wood, Howlin Rain and others
Adam GropmanThe L.A. Public Library's Silverlake branch wants to raise a lot of community awareness and a little extra funding. That means they're probably gonna throw a bake sale or a car wash or maybe a used book clearance event, right? Are you kidding me? This is Silverlake! They hold a ... More >>
After 10 years, seven movies, six Defense Against the Dark Arts teachers, four directors, two dead parents, one grating house elf, and incalculable amounts of CG wizardry, pubescent growing pains, budding romances, and apocalyptic fire and brimstone, we've finally arrived: Bespectacled Harry ... More >>
And the kids are not all right in Part 1 of the franchise's finale
Whimsic Alley sells brooms, spells, wands - and skiving snack boxes
That old black Potter magic continues to beguile.
The MOCA fundraiser reveals not only an excellent art collection, but a bedside copy of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince does NPH love Dumbledore too?
Comedy is Dead, the excellent comedy and music revue which brightens up Hollywood Forever Cemetery's hallowed Masonic hall from time to time, was back in full force on Thursday night, and Duncan Trussell - one of the comics performing as well as one of the organizers of the show - had some question ... More >>
A ride-along on satirist Chris Leavins' Internet highway
Writers remember the great Brentwood bookstore on the occasion of its closing
Keeping Harry Potter's secret
New Potter mines the depths of adolescent angst
Hogwarts redux again, with a difference