My meeting with Barak Lurie, son of Ra'anan Lurie, the famous cartoonist who made an amazing impression on me when I was a teenager, living in Israel.
7 days ago
Hollywood has a reputation for producing stories with Happy Endings, so how this dark tale slipped through the net I have no idea. Perhaps the industry is so enamored with the over-rated Cooper/Lawrence alliance that they decided anything goes.
23:05 Mar 14, 2015
The newest Phillippe Chow restaurant in Beverly Hills has a contemporary atmosphere, with convention area. Chefs Wei Ming Cheng and Steven Feng treated us in wonderful fusion style.
12:48 Mar 14, 2015
Several times a year 10-to-15 Israeli startups arrive in California for critical lessons on how to approach US and international market, thanks to the Merage Foundation.
21:29 Mar 13, 2015
After settling on seven promising proteges, Coach White doesn't know whether their cash-strapped families can afford to let them run track in lieu of laboring as farm workers
21:26 Mar 9, 2015
The Dead Sea Scrolls are an outstanding exhibit of the Land of Israel in Los Angeles for a 6 month period, opening March 10, 2015 at the California Science Center in Los Angeles.
10:25 Mar 9, 2015
In Daily Life Everlasting by Charles L. Mee, people meet, fall in love, make out with each other, find being alive both awkward and funny, and dance a lot.
12:28 Mar 14, 2015
Twenty- and thirtysomethings confront the confusion of technology with identity in 'My Technology,' a new play of ensemble creation conceived and directed by Deena Levy.
11:11 Mar 12, 2015
Great Kills by Tom Diriwachter is a darkly comic tale of a get-rich-quick scheme in Staten Island that goes awry. Features Joe Pantoliano, noted for starring roles on Broadway, film and TV.
20:58 Mar 11, 2015
Theater for the New City presents 'Martyrs Street' By Misha Shulman. Chilling tale of two houses in Hebron examines the take-over of Israeli and Palestinian societies by religious extremists.
13:48 Mar 9, 2015
In an evening of one-acts, food is used as a motif to examine the daily clashes in life and the social and personal issues behind them.
09:34 Mar 8, 2015
An Army vet, in love with a CCNY secretary, would win her by setting up a be-bop jazz club on Ninth Avenue with the help of a black saxophonist he befriended in the service and a couple of low-lifes he has met along the way.
05:12 Mar 1, 2015