DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES - High-profile choreographer Benjamin Millepied no longer spends much of his time with the L.A. Dance Project he founded in 2012, but next month he’ll be a key part of a Central City production. The company announced that it will stage a benefit show on Dec. 12 at the Los Angeles Theatre Center (514 S. Spring St.).
DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES - Bruce Lee, the martial artist and actor, died in 1973 at the age of 32, with a short filmography but a big impact. On Friday, Nov. 27, what would have been Lee’s 75th birthday, the Enter the Dragon and Green Hornet star will be honored with a birthday party at Chinatown’s General Lee’s.
DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES - In this week's Don't Miss List: The Cold Weather Arrives, Bringing Theater, Movies and Ice Skating
DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES - In Los Angeles, winter is more a state of mind than a season. While the temperature drops, it’s not uncommon to see the mercury slip past 80 in November or December. On Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day, you’ll probably see someone wearing shorts.
DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES - For centuries, Chinese emigrants played a vital role in the global economy, whether by helping build railroads in the United States or providing a labor workforce in distant countries in farming, construction and other industries. Now, their story is in the spotlight.
DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES - In this week's Don't Miss List: Downtown Celebrates Billie Holiday, Mystery Authors, an Operatic Whale and More
DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES - In October 2013, comic and performance artist Kristina Wong traveled to Northern Uganda. It was a mission of personal escape: After growing exasperated by the entertainment industry in Los Angeles, she wanted to volunteer and get away from her disenchantment with theater work.