April 22, 2015

“The Jewel in the Crown” – DVD review


The British television serial about the final days of the British Raj in India during World War II, The Jewel In The Crown, first aired
April 21, 2015

Te Amo Tacos – divine Mexican fare in Van Nuys – Los Angeles restaurant review

Gaily painted in tomato red and pumpkin orange, Te Amo Tacos is a neat little taco stand that recently opened in Van Nuys, on the south
April 21, 2015

LA Opera presents “Hercules vs. Vampires” – Los Angeles opera report


For four nights only, starting this Thursday, April 23, LA Opera is presenting their most offbeat presentation ever. Hercules vs. Vampires combines opera and midcentury
April 15, 2015

La Opera’s ‘Figaro Unbound’ season draws to a close: Another “Barber Of Seville” – Los Angeles opera review


LA Opera’s season-long Figaro Unbound tribute to the characters created by French playwright Pierre Beaumarchais is drawing to a close, but its latest event is