Matthew Bourne’s ‘The Red Shoes’ Casts Spell at Ahmanson

Matthew Bourne’s enthralling stage version of “The Red Shoes” cast a captivating spell at its American debut Tuesday, Sept. 19, at the Ahmanson Theater in Los Angeles. British choreographer and director Bourne is known for emphasis on storytelling and creative retelling of classic stories in innovative full-length dance theater presentations. “The Red Shoes” as staged […]

Chagall Fantasies on Stage at LACMA

Chagall Fantasies on Stage at LACMA

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) exhibit, “Chagall: Fantasies for the Stage,” is the first U.S. exhibition to focus on the influential role that music and dance played in Marc Chagall’s artistic career. From his early days in Belarus to later life in France and the U.S., Chagall’s artistic legacy reflects his involvement […]

Chinese Entertainment Spectacular ‘Memory 5D+’ Debuts World Tour

Chinese Entertainment Spectacular ‘Memory 5D+’ Debuts World Tour

A new Chinese entertainment spectacular, “Memory 5D+,” debuted in Southern California on May 26 and will soon embark on a world tour. The innovative show offered an opportunity to enjoy Chinese acrobats, classical and folk dancing, rare traditional musical instruments unfamiliar in the West, singing techniques, and other performance arts that reflect the area’s unique […]

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