A musical about World War II war brides, Tea, With Music, for which the author, Velina Hasu Houston, has added songs and music for this production, is our Pick of the Week. For all new theater reviews, see below.
This week's stage fature looks a couple of plays aiming to be light fare: Micha ... More >>
A 38-year-old woman was stabbed to death and body left in the bed of a pickup truck on December 3. Police discovered Blanca Valdez's body on the corner of 51st Street and South Central Avenue around 5:00p.m., said Sgt. Dan Eun of Los Angeles Police Department Newton Division.
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As Michael Sanchez marched through the streets of Westwood last Thursday night, he kept meeting people--many of them young, a mix of gay and straight--who wanted to do more. The chanting was good, even somehow uplifting, but they wanted to reverse Proposition 8, the ballot measure that took away the ... More >>
By the end of the weekend, the "No on 8" protests had moved out of the gay enclave of West Hollywood. Marches went down in Long Beach, East L.A., and downtown Los Angeles, and an estimated crowd of 15,000 to 20,000 people showed up in Silver Lake on Saturday night. It was probably the largest protes ... More >>
Fore more photos, view Ted Soqui's Westwood protest slideshow.
Patrick Range McDonald's "The Last, Passionate Rant of a Long Night in West Hollywood"
Patrick Range McDonald's "The Long March to the Mormon Temple"
Joe Donnelly's "Election 08: What Happens To A Dream Deferred? Prop ... More >>