| Mar 8, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Jerry Seinfeld will perform an evening of stand-up comedy to benefit the Reprise Theatre Company at 8 p.m. Thursday, April 8, at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills. "Jerry Seinfeld Live!" will be hosted by Jason Alexander, Reprise's artistic director,.......
| Apr 8, 2010
| 4:34 PM
It's called the Twist Road Tour, a solo trek by Neil Young at some classic theaters. British folk icon Bert Jansch will be the opening act. Complete information about the Twisted Road tour's Southern dates is available at www.concertwire.com. In other...
| Apr 30, 2011
In an early homemade video made by the L.A. band the Belle Brigade for its song "Losers," from the sibling duo's self-titled debut, Barbara and Ethan Gruska, ages 28 and 21, respectively, sit holding acoustic guitars in an empty bathtub. They're wearing...
| Jan 9, 2009
| 4:32 PM
As Cars.com gears up for its second consecutive year advertising during the Super Bowl, we reflect on all the car commercials that have come before that have made the game such a monumental destination for selling wares and services. OK,......
| May 3, 2009
There are precious few guarantees in the theater anymore. Boffo playwrights went out with the Neil Simon dinosaurs. A new show by Stephen Sondheim, hands down the greatest living musical theater composer, can't even count on a Broadway booking. The only...
| May 4, 2009
The combatant in question is a manly man. He's wearing high-testosterone black from head to toe and that ultimate flag of machismo -- a full-on beard. His opponent is 20 years younger, but as the two sword fighters thrust and parry, the dark, handsome...
| Sep 2, 2008
"Once on This Island," a tale of love and redemption in the Caribbean, marks a new beginning for L.A.'s leading presenter of old musicals.
"Island," which opens Wednesday at UCLA's Freud Playhouse, is the first show of Reprise Theatre Company's first...
| Nov 7, 2008
When it comes to his future arts giving in today's economy, even Eli Broad, perhaps Los Angeles' most generous arts supporter, is looking at the bottom line.
"The value of the Broad Foundation is down 18%," says Broad, who can count among his latest...
| May 11, 2008
Anew era is beginning in the career of Frank Sinatra even if the Chairman of the Board isn't here to participate.
The iconic singer died May 14, 1998, and the 10th anniversary is being marked with a flurry of activity, including a new U.S. postage...
| Mar 21, 1991
In a thriller of a deal, pop icon Michael Jackson has signed a long-term contract with Sony Corp. that guarantees him an unprecedented share of the profits from his next six albums, his own record label, a role in developing video software products and...