DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES - The war has decimated all aspects of American life. There’s no power, no gasoline, nobody in the streets. All animals, domestic and wild, have died or fled the town. The only living creatures appear to be a family of five.

DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES - A new dance troupe with a performing base in Downtown could reverse Los Angeles' poor record at sustaining a ballet company. On Monday, Nov. 21, officials with Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at the Music Center announced the commissioning of the inaugural work of a comp…