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Essential Arts & Culture: About Julius Caesar, the Ojai Music Festival, inequity and tower design

Essential Arts & Culture: About Julius Caesar, the Ojai Music Festival, inequity and tower design

Politics and Shakespeare. The sounds of Ojai. How design and inequity played out in a London fire. I’m Carolina A. Miranda, staff writer at the Los Angeles Times, with the week’s top culture stories:

So vile a thing?

The New York production of Shakespeare’s “Julius Caesar” with a Donald Trump-like Caesar being assassinated ignited a media firestorm this week. Delta and Bank of America withdrew their support. The National Endowment for the Arts quickly issued a statement that it didn’t fund the work. And Twitter, as Twitter is wont to do, went...

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