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About Kristy Edmunds, Artistic and Executive Director.
On Daniil Kharms And Robert Wilson In L.A. by Myron Meisel.
Nov 20, 2014 -
Baryshnikov sings, Dafoe dances in avant-garde 'Old Woman': Review by Mark Swed.
Nov 17, 2014 -
Ronnie Burkett discusses his Daisy Theatre performance with Stage and Cinema.
Nov 7, 2014 -
Fields of Beauty: A review of Batsheva Dance Company's "Sadeh21" by Victoria Looseleaf.
Nov 6, 2014 -
ArtForum's William J. Simmons presents details of Exposed as told by Dean Wareham and Eric Shiner.
Nov 4, 2014 -
Avishay Artsy reviews the performance of Batsheva Dance Company in their 50th birthday celebration.
Oct 29, 2014 -
Quit Thinking Like an Emoticon: An Interview with Art Spiegelman by Jed Oelbaum.
Oct 8, 2014 -
Curtain Call: Rosanne Cash’s New Album Focuses on Loss and Legacy For the eldest daughter of Johnny Cash, The River & The Thread may be the last part of a musical trilogy.
Sep 29, 2014 - By Craig Byrd
Tom shares music and thoughts about CAP UCLA's presentation of Rokia Traore.
Sep 26, 2014 -
L.A. Times story on the CAP UCLA 2014-2015 Season.
May 7, 2014 - By David Ng
Death in Peter Brook’s elusive, essential production of “The Suit,” which closes this weekend at UCLA, is not losing your balance. Falling and picking yourself up again means you can keep going. Brook vividly underscores that in the new documentary about his rehearsal process, “The Tightrope.”
Apr 17, 2014 - Mark Swed
Famed Theater Director Peter Brook Shows Strong 'Suit' at UCLA
Apr 12, 2014 - Lyle Zimskind
An ineffably effortless, modest and accomplished late work by theater titan Peter Brook.
Apr 11, 2014 - Myron Meisel
Review: Simplicity of 'The Suit' belies its power
Music review: Director Peter Brook's gracious mix of music, motion and speech artfully conveys the horrors of apartheid and humiliation.
Apr 11, 2014 - Mark Swed
Peter Brook at 89 keeps slipping into new suits
Retirement isn't on the director's calendar. He keeps working up projects, including 'The Suit,' which is paying a tour visit to UCLA.
Apr 9, 2014 - Mike Boehm
LA Times Critic's Notebook: The new music cornucopia Tune-In Festival L.A. features Ethel, eighth blackbird and more. Elsewhere, the ensemble What's Next? presents an evening of Dutch composer JacobTV.
Mar 31, 2014 - Mark Swed
Review: For Kronos Quartet, a time of renewal on 40th birthday
Kronos Quartet, ever spinning in a thousand directions, brings special anniversary concerts to UCLA with the help of Chinese pipa player Wu Man, Wilco's Nels Cline and Laurie Anderson.
Mar 17, 2014 - Mark Swed
The Center for the Art of Performance at UCLA brought a fantastic weekend of celebration to Los Angeles to honor the 40th anniversary of the Kronos Quartet in their home away from home at Royce Hall. The March 14 program featured a Los Angeles premiere by Phillip Glass and the world premiere of a composition written and performed by guitarist Nels Cline. The other works were from 40 years of experimental compositions written or arranged for their unique electronic mix of musical chamber culture.
Mar 17, 2014 - Theodore Bell
“Sandyland” – Sandra Bernhard’s new show commences its national tour – Los Angeles theater cabaret review
Feb 18, 2014 - Pauline Adamek
Culture Watch: Stories we tell
Feb 5, 2014 - Sarah A. Spitz