July 18, 2017

“Heisenberg” at the Taper

Annoying, pointless and utterly dated — Simon Stephens’ play Heisenberg perpetuates not only the myth of the ‘manic pixie dream girl’ but fails to question the
July 17, 2017

“War for the Planet of the Apes” — Clichéd Snorefest


WARNING: SPOILERS WITHIN FOR THOSE OF YOU WHO – MERCIFULLY – HAVEN’T SEEN THIS MOVIE YET.

Yes, I know I’ll probably be in the minority
July 12, 2017

The Mad Russian and the Great Dane, Part Five: More About Erik

This is Part Five of a six-part series of reminiscences by Neal Weaver entitled The Mad Russian and the Great Dane, Tales of Rudolf Nureyev and Erik
July 11, 2017

Ella And Dizzy: 100 Years, 1,000 Memories—at the Bowl


Ella And Dizzy: 100 Years, 1,000 Memories
Wednesday July 19, 2017
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl
An all-star Gillespie big band tears it up with Dizzy’s original