Home Depot Rolls Out a New Line of Tikis

Los Angeles artist Danny Gallardo creates new backyard idols just in time for summer
Michael Carbonaro

Magician Michael Carbonaro’s Favorite L.A. Hideouts

The star of The Carbonaro Effect likes little back rooms and dark caves

The Smartest Guy in the Writers’ Room: Norman Lear at 94

He’s as acerbic as Maude, as hilarious as George Jefferson, and as opinionated as Archie Bunker

How to Throw the Perfect Intimate Soiree

The best cocktail parties are the ones that overcome what might be called “the Goldilocks conundrum”: not too big, not too small, but just right
Mix and Mingle

8 Types of People You Must Invite to Have a Perfect Party

Events live or die by their attendees, so consider the theory we call “the Tipsy Point”: 20 percent of partygoers generate 80 percent of the fun. The rest of us suck down drinks and ride their wave

This Summer You Can Take the Universal Studios Tour After Dark

Run-ins with Frankenstein and Norman Bates will be much creepier after sundown

Actor Walton Goggins Wants You to Have a Drink and Sit a Spell

A look inside Mulholland Distilling’s new modern-day salon in the Arts District
DJ Valida

How to Throw the Perfect Dance Fest

What was it George Clinton said? Free your mind and your ass will follow? Sometimes you need to turn that around with a party that liberates the body first

This Choreographer Is Giving Classical Dance a Modern Makeover

Jessica Lang brings her beautiful artistry to the Music Center this weekend