Monday, September 24

UCLA alum wakes the dead in new vampire ‘fangster’ musical

A vampire gang from the 19th century competes against a modern-day vampire group in "Blood Rock: The Musical." The choreography for each gang represents their differing backgrounds. (Amy Dixon/Photo editor)

A vampire gang from the 19th century competes against a modern-day vampire group in "Blood Rock: The Musical." The choreography for each gang represents their differing backgrounds. (Amy Dixon/Photo editor)

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Five Philadelphian vampires emerge from caskets onto a Los Angeles stage. “Blood Rock: The Musical” opened to the public at the Odyssey Theatre Ensemble on Thursday.


(Photo illustration by Michael Zshornack/Daily Bruin)
(Photo illustration by Michael Zshornack/Daily Bruin)

Crochet tops and floral prints were popular at 2017's festival. (Miriam Bribiesca/ Daily Bruin senior staff)
Crochet tops and floral prints were popular at 2017's festival. (Miriam Bribiesca/ Daily Bruin senior staff)

(Daily Bruin file photo)
(Daily Bruin file photo)

(Ludi Zhu/Daily Bruin)
(Ludi Zhu/Daily Bruin)

“Stories Of Almost Everyone” is on display at the Hammer Museum until May 6. (Lionel Deatherage/Daily Bruin)

The Quad: “Stories of Almost Everyone” exhibit allows art to stand on its own

The Hammer Museum’s advertising copy says its new exhibition “Stories of Almost Everyone” is an attempt to be “skeptical of the conditions of museological mediation and art’s promise to convey meaning.” What this means is that in curating exhibits, displaying them and writing up descriptions of artworks, museums take away from the inherent meaning or narrative of the original art object itself. Read more...

“Stories Of Almost Everyone” is on display at the Hammer Museum until May 6. (Lionel Deatherage/Daily Bruin)

“Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960-1985” is open at the Hammer until Dec. 31.
 (Lionel Deatherage/Daily Bruin)
“Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960-1985” is open at the Hammer until Dec. 31.
 (Lionel Deatherage/Daily Bruin)

(Shreya Mantri/Daily Bruin)
(Shreya Mantri/Daily Bruin)


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