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Steve Koblik Retires From The Huntington

Steve Koblik retired this past Tuesday, June 30 from his position as president of The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens after leading the San Marino cultural institution through numerous milestones in expansion, renovations, acquisitions and fundraising. Read More

‘Pitch Perfect 2′ Tops Films at Box Office

The peppy musical sequel "Pitch Perfect 2" dominated theaters to debut in first place at the North American box office, outpacing the opening of the heavily promoted action thriller "Mad Max: Fury Road," according to final figures released today. Read More

NBC Announces New Fall Season

NBC announced Sunday, May 10 that it will begin its fall season with four new dramas, including the return of "Heroes," a limited-run live variety show hosted by Neil Patrick Harris and one new comedy. Read More

Cannes Film Festival by Numbers

For 12 days starting next Wednesday, the Cannes Film Festival will be a non-stop merry-go-round of movies, stars, interviews and parties. Here are some figures that put the event into perspective: Read More

Big Bad Voodoo Daddy to perform today

Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, well known for their big-band, swing revival sound, will hit the stage at the Arcadia Performing Arts Center on at 8 p.m. today. “We have an infusion of different energy,” said band trumpet player Glen Marhevka. Read More

Pygmalion opens at Pasadena Playhouse

Bruce Turk and Paige Lindsey White. Photo by Jim Cox Phonetics professor Henry Higgins is getting ready to teach a Cockney flower girl how to pass as a duchess at an ambassador’s garden party. Along the way, he discovers an unexpected result from his personal challenge to make Eliza Doolittle an upper class woman. The story, an interpretation from George Bernard Shaw’s Pygmalion, is being performed at the Pasadena Playhouse from March 17 to April 12. Read More