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You may have heard that LA's 99-seat theaters are about to enter a year of living on the edge.
The renowned photojournalist of topics as varied as Seattle runaways, Bombay prostitutes, high school proms, twins and film sets died on Monday in New York.
It was a beautiful, sunny late afternoon in the Santa Monica Mountains, and James Cameron was sending mixed signals. The director of "Avatar" had just unveiled his latest invention: open-source solar sunflowers. This was a celebration, but there was a dark cloud on the director's mind.
Donna Perlmutter sees Igor Levit, Alvin Ailey Dance Company, Ballet Jazz Montréal and the Brentano String Quartet.
Burden's final finished work goes on display Monday at LACMA.
Burden's "Urban Light" outside LACMA has become one of the most admired and photographed works of art in Los Angeles.
Two musicals currently playing in LA are at least partially set in bygone days of LA's pop music business. Both of them focus on music-industry pioneers.
Far from DTLA, Fuentes has been chronicling street art in the desert and has some ideas on what's missing.
As a photographer, it was exhilarating to visit the Getty and meet photographers who are exploring frontiers, sometimes breaking new ground and sometimes riffing on the work of earlier pioneers.
Bilingual plays (for 24 cents). After 'Cool classes. Homemade tamales. An open door. A little stage company near USC finds ways to connect with its community.

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These lucky few slutsters got seats at the counter.of Egg Slut in Grand Central Market.
County health inspections are spotty even at restaurants with confirmed cases of poisoning, says report by Joel Grover.
The city's Board of Cultural Heritage Commissioners today voted unanimously to extend history-cultural monument status to the threatened Norms coffee shop on North La Cienega.
The news doesn't really get better for fans of the Googie-style Norms coffee shop.
Move has been in the works for awhile, he says. Amy Scattergood slides up to food editor.
The former Broadway landmark has been closed since 2011, so this is progress.
With a documentary on him debuting at Sundance, the restaurant reviewer says he will no longer pretend that no one knows it's him.
City Cultural Heritage Commission votes to take Norms status under advisement.
An exuberant example of the California coffee shop type and an expressive Googie masterwork by Armet & Davis, the LA Conservancy says.
Another of LA's chain restaurant pioneers passes away. He 'popularized the concept of the sit-down Mexican chain.'

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