Thursday, April 18

P!nk performed at the Staples Center on Monday as part of her "Beautiful Trauma" tour. Aerial stunts accompanied her performance – the pop artist entered the stage on a suspended chandelier wearing a sparkling, black bodysuit while flipping and twirling mid-air. (Mia Kayser/Daily Bruin staff)
P!nk performed at the Staples Center on Monday as part of her "Beautiful Trauma" tour. Aerial stunts accompanied her performance – the pop artist entered the stage on a suspended chandelier wearing a sparkling, black bodysuit while flipping and twirling mid-air. (Mia Kayser/Daily Bruin staff)

Graduate student Yichi Zhang wrote and directed “The Lucky One,” which follows four goddesses, who reign over love, death, wealth and fertility, playing a never-ending game of mahjong. While the set design does not itself emphasize the Chinese inspirations behind the film, Zhang said it highlights the theme of luck. (Ashley Kenney/Daily Bruin)
Graduate student Yichi Zhang wrote and directed “The Lucky One,” which follows four goddesses, who reign over love, death, wealth and fertility, playing a never-ending game of mahjong. While the set design does not itself emphasize the Chinese inspirations behind the film, Zhang said it highlights the theme of luck. (Ashley Kenney/Daily Bruin)

Esmeralda Bermudez moderated a discussion with Sandra Cisneros, the author of "Puro Amor," during the first day of the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. The festival took place at the University of Southern California's campus from Saturday to Sunday. (Kanishka Mehra/Daily Bruin)
Esmeralda Bermudez moderated a discussion with Sandra Cisneros, the author of "Puro Amor," during the first day of the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. The festival took place at the University of Southern California's campus from Saturday to Sunday. (Kanishka Mehra/Daily Bruin)

(Courtesy of Joan Marcus)
(Courtesy of Joan Marcus)

James Bay opened the Los Angeles show Monday with "Pink Lemonade." He swapped out guitars after each song during his "Electric Light" tour set at The Wiltern. (Emily Ng/Daily Bruin)
James Bay opened the Los Angeles show Monday with "Pink Lemonade." He swapped out guitars after each song during his "Electric Light" tour set at The Wiltern. (Emily Ng/Daily Bruin)

(Courtesy of Chris Whitaker)
(Courtesy of Chris Whitaker)

Sara Gilbert, a fourth-year musical theater student and Michael Wells, a third-year musical theater student, will star in an upcoming production of "Rebel Genius" on campus. The two will bring to life the love story of Mileva Maric and Albert Einstein, focusing on the latter's relationships, as opposed to his scientific prowess. (Tanmay Shankar/Daily Bruin)
Sara Gilbert, a fourth-year musical theater student and Michael Wells, a third-year musical theater student, will star in an upcoming production of "Rebel Genius" on campus. The two will bring to life the love story of Mileva Maric and Albert Einstein, focusing on the latter's relationships, as opposed to his scientific prowess. (Tanmay Shankar/Daily Bruin)