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  • SXSW 2014: Mafia takes 'Leave' on film

    SXSW 2014: Mafia takes 'Leave' on film
    A certain fatigue had set in for the multiplatinum-selling electronic dance music act Swedish House Mafia in 2012. By the three members' own estimate, they had partied hard five days a week for six years straight, consuming mass quantities of booze and...
  • At L.A. Times Festival of Books: Jonathan Gold, Roy Choi, Suzanne Goin and more

    At L.A. Times Festival of Books: Jonathan Gold, Roy Choi, Suzanne Goin and more
    The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books returns to the University of Southern California on April 12 and 13 with a lineup of chefs scheduled to appear on the cooking stage. Here’s the April 12 (Saturday) schedule: 11 a.m. — Cooking...
  • 'American Horror Story' travels to a carnival next?

    'American Horror Story' travels to a carnival next?
    Ryan Murphy loves to play guessing games with his audience when it comes to where new seasons of the anthology series "American Horror Story" will go. Previous seasons have been set in a haunted house, an insane asylum and a school for witches. And the...
  • Festival of Books announces participating authors

    Festival of Books announces participating authors
    The L.A. Times Festival of Books announced on Tuesday the names of the hundreds of authors who will  participate in the annual event. Taking place at USC, the Festival of Books is one of the largest literary festivals in the U.S., attracting more than...
  • Coachella 2014: Night + Market, Sugarfish, Outstanding in the Field and more

    Coachella 2014: Night + Market, Sugarfish, Outstanding in the Field and more
    This year's dining options at the Coachella music festival, where about 90,000 people are expected to descend upon the desert town of Indio over two April weekends, will include more than Epic Burritos, Spicy Pie, Kogi and Ruth Chris Steak House. Among...
  • How the Catholic League president's gay parade stunt backfired

    How the Catholic League president's gay parade stunt backfired
    What exactly was Bill Donohue, the cranky public face of the Catholic League and tireless critic of gay rights, trying to prove when he asked to be included in this year’s gay pride parade in New York City? That the gays would reject him? Oh please....
  • MSG takes 50% stake in Tribeca Film Festival company

    MSG takes 50% stake in Tribeca Film Festival company
    NEW YORK — Two New York entertainment-world fixtures are teaming, as Madison Square Garden has announced that it has taken a 50% stake in Tribeca Enterprises, the company that runs the Tribeca Film Festival. The move gives Tribeca a financial...
  • Strad Fest LA brings eight Stradivari violins together

    Strad Fest LA brings eight Stradivari violins together
    The violins of Antonio Stradivari are revered for being not only superb instruments but works of art. "They combine this magical quality of sound with spectacular craftsmanship," says Margaret Batjer, concertmaster of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra....
  • L.A. theater openings, March 23-30: Four Larks' 'Orpheus' and more

    L.A. theater openings, March 23-30: Four Larks' 'Orpheus' and more
    "Orpheus" descends in Downtown L.A., "Floyd Collins" does likewise in La Mirada, and "In the Heights" rises in Thousand Oaks. It’s Magic! Illusionists from around the world perform. Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts, 12700 Center Court...
  • Review: Homophobic stereotypes in 'Tennessee' fail to amuse

     Review: Homophobic stereotypes in 'Tennessee' fail to amuse
    If the gay-themed "Tennessee Queer" came out 20 years ago — or was at least a more deftly made film — perhaps it wouldn't seem so desperately past its sell-by date. But this unevenly acted yuckfest, which is as unsubtle as its title, has all...
  • Review: Buddies' chemistry saves 'Junk' from comedy scrap heap

     Review: Buddies' chemistry saves 'Junk' from comedy scrap heap
    Some filmmakers want to show you their heart, while others are content to train their cameras on their navels. Director-writer-star Kevin Hamedani opts for the latter category with his quasi-autobiographical buddy comedy "Junk," an insular, fitfully...