Arts & Entertainment
Robert Cohen is the founding chair of the university's vaunted drama department, and he shared memories of his five decades at UC Irvine with KPCC.
The company is performing a unique version of the opera "Carmen" at the Broad Theater, translating the French original into English with an all-South African cast.
The actor explains how he and writer-director Cary Fukunaga used Elba's star power on a set of untrained actors to enhance his role as the commandant of a child army.
"Put Your Number in My Phone" comes off last year's "Pom Pom," and it's a trippy one.
Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics review this week’s new releases including “The Martian,” “The Walk,” “He Named Me Malala” and more.
Most of us probably know a National Lampoon movie or two because they’ve survived the test of time. Today, Larry will sit down with the director and producer to talk about making the film.
Halloween starts now. We know it's only Oct. 2, but the festivities have already begun. (Don't know what to dress up as? How about El Niño? Just throwing out ideas...)
From the smoked marlin tacos of Baja California to the fried flower tacos of Chiapas, Mexico is home to endless interpretations of this essential dish.
Fifty years after its founding, the Twyla Tharp company is still thriving, despite dance being — according to the choreographer — at the bottom of the cultural heap.
Contributor Mat Gleason reviews Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti's “Mayor of Instagram” show at the Take My Picture gallery in downtown Los Angeles.
Ethnomusicologist Brian Shimkovitz turned his African music blog into a record label, which distributes and promotes the work of artists from across the continent.
Listen to the single "The Heart is a Lonely Hunter," brewed up by Pasadena's Americana addicts, Gun Hill Royals.
Mary and Vincent Price loved food, but they weren't snooty. Their "A Treasury of Great Recipes" turns 50 this year. Elina Shatkin gets the backstory with daughter Victoria Price.
Let's celebrate the shows that make us listen harder. We've put together a list of some of our favorite podcasts here at KPCC, but we'd love for you to tell us your favorites too.
A three-justice panel of the 2nd District Court of Appeal in Los Angeles also unanimously decided the law is not vague and does not place an undue burden on the rights of news gatherers.
Clint Eastwood's son has worked with his dad on several films, but he's made his own name as an accomplished jazz composer.