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‘Sisters in Law’: Theater Review

Tovah Feldshuh and Stephanie Faracy portray pioneering Supreme Court justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sandra Day O'Connor, respectively, in 'Sisters in Law,' a stage adaptation of the best-selling…

‘Little Shop of Horrors’: Theater Review

'Pose' star Mj Rodriguez and George Salazar lead the entertaining revival of 'Little Shop of Horrors,' the once edgy off-Broadway show that became a mainstream movie and is now an old chestnut.

‘A Play Is a Poem’: Theater Review

Ethan Coen premieres 'A Poem Is a Play' at the Mark Taper Forum, a quintet of one-acts directed by longtime stage collaborator Neil Pepe and deploying the writer's characteristic wit and offbeat…

Artist Enrique Martinez Celaya and Fiancee Erica Packer Host Opening of New L.A. Show

Internationally renowned artist Enrique Martínez Celaya is having his first show in L.A. in four years, opening "The Tears of Things," a collection of recent mostly large-scale canvases, with a VIP…

Idina Menzel Talks ‘Frozen 2’ Ahead of ‘Skintight’ at L.A.’s Geffen Playhouse

The 'Wicked' Tony winner recalls breaking her ribs during her penultimate performance, John Travolta mangling her name at the Oscars and teases 'Frozen 2.'

Esther Williams Exhibit ‘Swimming Queen of the Silver Screen’ Opens at Catalina Island Museum

At the opening party for the Catalina Island Museum Exhibit, "Esther Williams: The Swimming Queen of the Silver Screen," Williams' husband Ed Bell and stepson Lorenzo Lamas reminisced about the…

Gus Van Sant Bows His First New York Solo Art Show

A longtime artist, 'Good Will Hunting' director Gus Van Sant talks features versus streaming, the fine art world's "disregard" for Hollywood and his work with Robin Williams ahead of his exhibit at…

‘Witch’: Theater Review

Maura Tierney and Evan Jonigkeit head an outstanding cast in Jen Silverman's darkly humorous update from 1621, 'Witch,' at the Geffen Playhouse.

From ‘Leaving Neverland’ to ‘The Inventor’: Docs Unmask the Biggest Frauds Onscreen

The Hollywood Reporter unmasks the fraudsters behind the cons that rocked TV screens this year: "There's a very thin line that separates the fraudster from the visionary."

Ed Ruscha Treasure Trove to be Auctioned by Christie’s (Exclusive)

L.A. master Ed Ruscha boasts Hollywood collectors including Leonardo DiCaprio, Owen Wilson and Jay-Z, but few can lay claim to as many of his works as architect Fred Clarke, partner of the late Cesar…

Filmmaker Ben DeJesus Talks Raul Julia’s Legacy and the Crisis in Puerto Rico

'Raul Julia: The World's a Stage' director Ben DeJesus talks Raul Julia's legacy, portraying Latino stories onscreen and the current crisis in Puerto Rico.

‘Into the Woods’: Theater Review

A powerhouse cast that includes Sutton Foster, Skylar Astin, Patina Miller, Gaten Matarazzo and Cheyenne Jackson takes the annual Hollywood Bowl production to a new level with Stephen Sondheim and…