| Dec 5, 2010
Where else but Los Angeles could the names in the audience be as familiar as those onstage? Witness the Nov. 28 opening for "Next to Normal," the Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical at the Ahmanson Theatre. The guests included Keely and...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 9:37 AM
CBS on Monday offered plot details and casting news about its returning series.
One biggie: The identity of Red John, the serial killer on "The Mentalist," will be revealed by the end of this calendar year. Patrick Jane (Simon Baker) had reduced the...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 5:50 AM
"Hey Bartender": To tend bar at a trendy spot today, you have to be a professional. This documentary by director Douglas Tirola peeks behind two bars with some of the country's most-acclaimed mixologists. The early 20th century is often...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Film director Susan Seidelman, never shy about mining unglamorous, underdog subcultures to tell a good story, says her new movie celebrates another under-appreciated demographic: middle-age women like herself.
“The Hot Flashes,” which...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 4:30 PM
| Apr 4, 2013
| 2:30 AM
| Mar 30, 2012
| 4:08 PM
Turn up the "klezmer" — that's Yiddish for music — the opening night of the 2012 Newport Beach Film Festival is going to be quite the shindig.
"Jewtopia," staring Ivan Sergei, Joel David Moore and Jennifer Love Hewitt, kicks off the 13th year...
| Nov 29, 2010
| 4:32 PM
You'll have to excuse audience members at the Ahmanson Theatre on Sunday night for doing a double-take at the guests in seats K19 and 20. After all, the musical "Next to Normal," about a clinically depressed, bipolar woman (played by......
| Apr 14, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt attend opening night of "God of Carnage" at the Ahmanson Theatre....
| Jan 13, 2011
| 11:22 AM
If anyone knows how to make a law drama, it's David E. Kelley.
The former attorney got his start as an Emmy-honored writer-producer on "L.A. Law," then created his own memorable projects with "Ally McBeal," "The Practice" and the latter's spinoff "Boston...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 4:34 PM
The crowds keep on coming at the Festival of Arts.
Two events last weekend brought in a record number of visitors — a fashion show and a meet and greet with "Criminal Minds" cast members.
The upcoming Acura Celebrity Event on Saturday, hosted by...