Past Stories
Ed Moses and a work in progress last year at his Venice studio
Photo by Ted Soqui

Art on ‘an Endless Path’

At age 90, Ed Moses is still compulsively creating — because his work demands it By Christina Campodonico Ed Moses and a work in progress last year at his Venice studioPhoto by Ted Soqui Ed Moses may be 90, but…


Emmy-winning composer Peter Manning Robinson says his refractor piano “like me, has a mind of its own.”
Photo by Klaus Hoch

Bending Sound

Piano virtuoso Peter Manning Robinson introduces the refractor piano By Christina Campodonico Emmy-winning composer Peter Manning Robinson says his refractor piano “like me, has a mind of its own.”Photo by Klaus Hoch Pete...


RJ Jones and Kenzie Kilroy play opposite each other in City Garage’s “Othello/Desdemona”

On Stage – The week in local theater

Compiled by Christina Campodonico   Lost in Translation: “The Foreigner” @ Morgan-Wixson Theatre Secrets are spilled when “Froggy” LeSeuer, a British demolition expert, brings a pathologically shy young man named ...



Art Sims

Single-Frame Cinema

Movie posters are a provocative, attention-grabbing art form in the hands of Playa del Rey’s Art Sims Art Sims By Stephanie Case For Art Sims, Los Angeles is his gallery. His artwork is frequently plastered about the street...


Tim Rudnick has been hosting grunion parties on Venice Beach 
for 20 years
Photo by John DeCendis

The Night the Fish Go Crazy

Venice Oceanarium hosts its annual Grunion Run Party By Stephanie Case Tim Rudnick has been hosting grunion parties on Venice Beachfor 20 yearsPhoto by John DeCendis It sounds like folklore: One night a year, under the light ...


Australian circus troupe Circa brings an acrobatic mashup of light, bodies and sound to Santa Monica

On Stage – The week in local theater

Compiled by Christina Campodonico Australian circus troupe Circa brings an acrobatic mashup of light, bodies and sound to Santa Monica Weird Beckett: “Endgame” @ Kirk Douglas Theatre The end is near for Hamm, Clov, Nagg ...



Singer Moira Smiley and banjoist Jayme Stone drew inspiration from historic “field recordings” to reinvent and record classic Americana and folk for “Jayme Stone’s Lomax Project”
Photo by Christina Kiffney

An Inspired ‘Collaboratory’

Jayme Stone’s Lomax Project revives traditional tunes from scratchy historical records By Bliss Bowen Singer Moira Smiley and banjoist Jayme Stone drew inspiration from historic “field recordings” to reinvent and record ...


Sergio Cacciotti, Amanda Ortiz and Chase Maser

‘Optimism through Poetry’

The Philosopher’s Stone Poets foster literary community one meetup — and book — at a time By Michael Reyes Sergio Cacciotti, Amanda Ortiz and Chase Maser The mythical Philosopher’s Stone turns base metals into gold an...


Gregg Emmel and a few of his Knotz

A Good Place to Hatch an Idea

Industrial designer Gregg Emmel’s Egg LA studio holds an Earth Day Open House By Christina Campodonico Gregg Emmel and a few of his Knotz If you can dream it, industrial designer Gregg Emmel can probably build it. The found...



The cast of “The SuperHero and His Charming Wife” test their mettle in an action-packed story that’s more about fighting internal battles than external foes

He’s No Match for Marriage

In the “The SuperHero and His Charming Wife,” actions speak louder than words By Christina Campodonico The cast of “The SuperHero and His Charming Wife” test their mettle in an action-packed story that’s more about f...






Prenatal Massage Singapore