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Dishing It Up With Sharon Insul—The Joys Of The ‘Can’t Make The Main Event’ Holiday Dinner

Sometimes logistics make a Thanksgiving gathering of everyone on our list an impossible feat. Over the years, my solution has been to do a dinner “for those who can’t make the main event.”

Theatre Review—‘Quack’- A Thoroughly Intelligent, Funny Play At Kirk Douglas Theatre

Written by Eliza Clark, the script is intelligent, funny and acted to perfection by a group of terrific actors including Dan Bucatinsky and Jassalyn Gilsig whose timing and delivery of their lines borders on perfection.

Dishing It Up With Sharon Insul — Celebrating Halloween With A Trio Of Witches

A spooky Halloween tablescape features witches presiding over the festivities andblack plates with a pop of lime green napkins, set on black linens and netting,

Film Review—Can ‘Halloween’ Reunion Recapture Horror Of The Original? Absolutely

The film is great all-around, from the writing, to the directing, to the cinematography, lighting, and acting—with Jamie Lee Curtis, Judy Greer and Andi Matichak —most of all.

Conquering Stress! With Dr. Arlene —Career Passion Causes Stress

Many have questioned his temperament for a position on the Supreme Court. No one has mentioned that attributes, associated with creativity, were igniting his behavior. For some, his anger was disturbing.

Carol Jean Delmar on Opera —LA Opera’s Newest ‘Don Carlo’ Boasts Domingo As Star

Don Carlo is an opera for stars, and LA Opera's current production of Don Carlo has many including Ramón Vargas, Ana María Martínez, Anna Smirnova and the magnificent Ferruccio Furlanetto.

Film Review—The Ordeals Of The ‘First Man’ On The Moon

"First Man" focuses on the personal life of a man thrust into one of the biggest news stories of a generation.

Dishing It Up With Sharon Insul—Getting Ready For Halloween

Joan Mangum’s Society Scene—Peter Cetera Rocks Vista Del Mar’s Rocktember

On Wednesday (Oct. 10) The Harmonist boutique owner Lola Karimova-Tillyaevaa will team with actress Linda Gray of "Dallas" fame, to co-host a reception that will largely benefit St. Vincent Meals on Wheels. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater L.A.'s “Big Bash Gala” will honor Chris Silbermann, Steve Soboroff, Terry A. Williams and Lori Greiner.

Conquering Stress! With Dr. Arlene —Career Passion Causes Stress

Many have questioned his temperament for a position on the Supreme Court. No one has mentioned that attributes, associated with creativity, were igniting his behavior. For some, his anger was disturbing.

Carol Jean Delmar on Opera —LA Opera’s Newest ‘Don Carlo’ Boasts Domingo As Star

Don Carlo is an opera for stars, and LA Opera's current production of Don Carlo has many including Ramón Vargas, Ana María Martínez, Anna Smirnova and the magnificent Ferruccio Furlanetto.

Frances Allen’s Desert Roundup—Living Desert Re-opens Trails, Carousel

A fun birthday party with singer Jere Ring, property maven Tim Ratigan, author Grace Robbins, “jeweler to the stars” Kevin Parker and more at chef Bernard Dervieux's Cuistot.

Film Reviews— ‘The House with a Clock in Its Walls,’ ‘The Predator’

The stars of "The House with a Clock in Its Walls" are the sets and visual effects. "The Predator" is a solid, bloody fun, sci-fi action feature.

Dishing It Up With Sharon Insul—Just Because It’s After Labor Day, Doesn’t Mean You Have To Follow The Rules

A colorful preview of fall tablescapes to come.

Conquering Stress! With Dr. Arlene—Unfinished Business Causes Stress

Do you feel that your brain is like a cluttered closet? Unfinished business causes sleepless nights, anxiety, and stress that will dominant your life, preventing you from advancing forward.

Jerry Cutler On Theatre — ‘Ain’t Too Proud’: Delivers A Smash Hit For The Ahmanson Audiences

"Ain’t Too Proud" is the quintessential essence of pride and accomplishment brought, once again, to exuberant life by “The Temptations.”
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