Tuesday, February 25

L.A. Opera meets eager ciao

L.A. Opera meets eager ciao Poor music, acting sabotage production of Rossini’s ‘Italian Girl in Algiers’ By John Mangum Daily Bruin Senior Staff Pasta everywhere. These are two words to live by if you’re ever trapped in North Africa and held prisoner by a loopy Ottoman emissary. Read more...


TAPEWORMS

EWORMS"Bhaji on the Beach" (First Look Pictures) This sickeningly melodramatic film centers around a daylong trip to the beach for an Asian women’s group. A lot happens in one day. Read more...


figurine of Osiris

Excavating the secret of the Nile’s history LACMA’s new exhibit features contributions of American researchers in revealing Egypt’s past Relief depiction of MentuememhetBy Dawnya Pring Contrary to popular belief, Indiana Jones is not the only American who has probed the depths of Egypt’s sacred tombs. Read more...


Comedy at Ground Zero

Comedy at Ground Zero The Groundings has served as a factory for Saturday Night Live comics for years. The secret? Let’s just say UCLA has something to do with it…By Emily Forster While UCLA may not be recognized as a training ground for comedians, the institution has given alumni like Mike Hitchcock enough material for a lifetime. Read more...


New TV season proves there is life after O.J.

New TV season proves there is life after O.J. ‘Murder One’ is the best of the best, but ‘Central Park West’ is bottom of barrel By Jennifer Richmond Daily Bruin Senior Staff Just in case you’ve been so caught up with the O.J. Read more...



The Net

The Net By Colburn Tseng This suspense-thriller, the first of three upcoming movies to jump on the Internet band-wagon, makes several wrong turns while negotiating the Information Superhighway, and the result is less than pretty. Read more...