What to do in L.A.’s Arts District: 4 Hours

Spending an afternoon in L.A.'s Arts District is a practice in staying present: You blink — or scroll by way of Instagram as well lengthy right after posting a selfie in front...

What the Foundry and Playwrights Horizons have meant to theater

It is not possible to picture off-Broadway in the final quarter century devoid of the contributions of the Foundry Theatre’s Melanie Joseph and Playwrights Horizons’ Tim Sanford. The extended-term artistic stewards of...

‘Little Women’ director Greta Gerwig did not just make a ‘women’s movie’

Greta Gerwig surveyed the white expanse in front of her, the freshly fallen snow nevertheless untouched.“I’m just going to go for it,” she stated, forging a path via the powder in her...

The best places to drink in LA

Flamboyant cocktails and old-school cool Hollywood bars. Cold-brew fuel and relaxing teas. And mezcal. Lots of mezcal. When it comes to options to wet your whistle, Angelenos have a full bar of options...

For a taste of Puerto Rican Christmas, attempt the slow-roasted comfort of pernil

Pasteles and pernil are how I define Puerto Rican Christmas. And though pork is a fixture on the Puerto Rican table, it is just not Christmas without having pernil.When I was increasing...

Q&A: Why Hollywood is addicted to coffee, and constantly has been

“Since its Silent Era days, Hollywood has been teeming with stated originators — writers, directors, actors, designers, costumers, choreographers — having up early and staying up late, fueling themselves on caffeine cranked...

New hot chicken, tacos, deep-dish pizza, Irish pub fare around L.A.

Openings The chicken formerly known as Prince’sHotville Chicken & Chops is open at Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza from Kim Prince, whose family founded Prince’s Hot Chicken in Nashville. The menu includes whole fried hot...

Shaman Durek: 12 causes why shamanism is red hot correct now

He may perhaps appear the aspect of a guru with his richly patterned robes and chunky crystal jewelry and celebrity clientele. But Durek Verrett — the sixth-generation Afro-Haitian shaman superior identified as...

Promoting Sunset’s Jason Oppenheim more than-the-major reno

Jason Oppenheim has created a profession — and a Netflix show — out of promoting homes but when it came to building the timeless house of his personal dreams, he discovered there’s...

Holiday shopping: Luxury gift ideas for her, him, them and you

A wise person once said that the best things in life are free. What they didn’t mention was that the second-best things are often very, very expensive. This being L.A., you may have...