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Mike Boehm

Mike Boehm is a former arts reporter and pop music critic for the Los Angeles Times. He also has covered police, courts, government and politics and general news and features for the Danbury (Conn.) News-Times, Miami Herald and Providence Journal. He grew up in Connecticut and has degrees from Yale University and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. Lifelong commitments include his family and the New York Giants, Mets and Knickerbockers. He left The Times in 2015.
Legendary playwright Neil Simon, known for 'The Odd Couple' and 'Barefoot in the Park,' dies at 91

Neil Simon, whose comic touch in “The Odd Couple,” “Barefoot in the Park” and many other hits on stage and screen made him the most commercially successfully playwright of the 20th century — and perhaps of all time — has died. He was 91.

Gordon Davidson, Mark Taper Forum founder and L.A.'s 'Moses of theater,' dies at 83

Gordon Davidson, the Center Theatre Group impresario who launched Los Angeles' flagship theater, the Mark Taper Forum, has died at age 83.

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