June 29, 2015

“The Trojans” – San Francisco Opera mounts spectacular production of Berlioz masterpiece – Opera review

Hector Berlioz felt a strong connection to Virgil’s epic poem Aeneid and so when he began to compose his opera The Trojans / Les Troyens, based
June 13, 2015

EXIT REVIEW of “Eifman Ballet of St. Petersberg” – an ArtsBeatLA vlog – Los Angeles theater review video


Pauline Adamek from ArtsBeatLA.com presents Exit Reviews, a new series of ‘vlogs’ or video reviews.
Here’s the newest Exit Review for the Eifman Ballet of
June 11, 2015

“Dog Days” LA Opera at REDCAT – Los Angeles opera interview

Opening tonight, and making its West Coast Premiere, is Dog Days, a deeply unsettling 2012 operatic work that blends classical vocalism with dark, heavy metal influences.
June 10, 2015

THIS WEEKEND – The 37th Annual Playboy Jazz Festival – Los Angeles jazz concert review


From Miles Davis to Ella Fitzgerald, the Playboy Jazz Festival has hosted the biggest names in jazz during its three-decade history. Now in its 37th