My Life in Lights: Growing up at Hollywood High

Editor-in-Chief Mary Melton remembers a childhood spent in the theater department
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A Variety Show Is Demystifying the Female Experience One Story at a Time

Roxane Gay and other women share personal stories of their bodies and minds at We Rise L.A.
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Alan Turing Died by Poison Apple. Now His Life Has Become a Fairy Tale for the Stage

Invertigo Dance Theatre’s ’Formulae & Fairy Tales’ casts the codebreaker, mathematician, and father of the computer in a uniquely human light
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The Factory Nightclub Makes America’s Most Endangered Historic Places List

Developers want to replace the iconic West Hollywood nightspot with a hotel and shops
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Santa Monica Art Space Highways Celebrates 30 Years of Changing the World Through Queer Outrageousness

A performance festival marks three decades of radical art and performance
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A Musical Puppet Show Blames Michael Jackson’s Alleged Sex Abuse on a Glove-Shaped Alien

The show's creator claims it offers a ”fun way” to talk about the accusations of misconduct

The Original Hipsters Moved to Silver Lake Over 100 Years Ago

Artists, activists, architects, and socialists have long called these hills home

I Won the Hamilton Lottery

For the "young, scrappy, and hungry," $10 tickets are a dream come true
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Yuval Sharon Ends a Three-Year L.A. Phil Tenure with ATLAS, His Most Ambitious Project Yet

The MacArthur Genius transports Meredith Monk’s nearly wordless opera through time and space