Although the 500-seat main theater might seem modest for a $70 million showcase in the heart of Beverly Hills, the Annenberg is actually on par with such venues as the Broad Stage in Santa Monica…
A list of some of the charity galas taking place in 2013 SEPTEMBER Inaugural Hope North Gala. Sept. 18, Gotham. Mary-Louise Parker is honored for her work with Ugandan org Hope North. City of Hope…
It’s summertime, but that didn’t prevent the Annenberg Space for Photography from staging L.A.’s first major exhibition of Helmut Newton’s photos. The famed photographer, of course, always took up…
Zachary Katz, chief of staff to departing FCC chairman Julius Genachowski, will become senior fellow at USC’s Center on Communications and Leadership Policy. Katz’s appointment starts in July, after…
The L.A. Suitcase Party May 3 will take over Clay Lacy Aviation at Van Nuys Airport, giving partygoers the chance to fly the coop.
"The most problematic violence was overly gratuitous, lacked consequences and went unpunished." Jeffrey Cole is the director of the Center for the Digital Future at the USC Annenberg School. He was…
Data analysis is fast becoming a "core competency" in all facets of the entertainment biz, but don't expect the nerd revolution to sweep over the creative process at Lionsgate -- not as long as Rob…
The desert social calendar is jammed for the season: good news for Los Angeles event planners who are often called on to produce events in the Palm Springs area.
A federal judge wagged a finger at record labels, ordering them to pay attorney costs for a woman they unsuccessfully sued for illegal music downloads.
Operation Smile has announced helmer/producer/scribe Tom Shadyac will receive the Universal Smile Award for his crowd-pleasing laffers --"Bruce Almightly" has rounded $240 million this summer -- and…
Entertainment and media congloms largely remain empires ruled by testosterone, with only a slim percentage of top corporate exec slots or corporate board seats going to women.