Dr. Gino Strada immediately lights up a cigarette as we sit down for the interview in one of the outdoor sofas near the pool at the Mr. C hotel. There's a weariness to his demeanor despite the relaxing atmosphere -- as though he is carrying the world's problems on his shoulders. And in a sense, he h ... More >>
This week our critics liked Euripides' Helen at the Getty Villa, adapted for today's celebrity age, plus the new Groundlings Sunday night show, the 24th Street Theatre's play Rome at the End of the Line, and a new political dance performance from the Indian company Navarasa Dance Theatre.
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Matthew KangStrawberry jasmine and pistachio lemon at Scoops Westside.
Updated, Again: Scoops opened yesterday, Thu., Dec. 1.
Update: Kang says Scoops didn't pass the inspection. He is making fixes and working for a Monday opening.
L.A. Creamery isn't the only high-end ice cream shop on the ... More >>
Vice Cooler collab's with No Age and Dan Deacon to help Rwandans.He's a rapper. A screamer. A producer. A fashionisto. A photographer. And now, Vice Cooler, he of Hawnay Troof and XBXRX, is a do-gooder too.
The recent L.A. transplant (he moved here from Oakland last fall), needs help raisin ... More >>