Articles by Lawrence Davis
"Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence", is the work of acclaimed writer/director Mamoru Oshii's, is his long awaited sequel to "Ghost in the Shell" one of the most successful anime films of all time...
Want a beautiful home garden? Low on bucks? Perhaps your collection of potted plants is looking a bit shabby, and you want to spruce it up ...
I discovered that this Masquerade was different. An event that opens a portal from reality into fantasy, allowing them to coincide for a night of dancing, revelry and music. Perfect for me.
Everyone said you had to see the Labyrinth of Jareth to really understand it. I didn't really know what that meant at first, but from the minute I walked in, I could tell they were right!
The MET Theatre's presentation of "The Edge Of Allegiance III: Permanent Vacation, or Endless Bummer!" is a satiric rendition of the debatable events of recent American history.
An incredibly surreal stage sets the mood-Think of being woken up from a dream- it's the same confusion and distortion, pandering in and out of conciseness...
From beginning to end, the Royal Ballet's version of Cinderella is enchanting. It begins with a lively and bubbly opening number.
Napoleon Dynamite and company are quirky and often bizarre, "....Will you bring me my Chapstick? My lips hurt real bad!"
Britain's famed ballet company performs Sir Frederick Ashton's fairytale ballet Cinderella and Peter Wright's romantic Giselle
"Broadway: The Golden Age" celebrates and documents a time when the theatre was one of the most popular forms of entertainment. This film truly takes the audience back to a unique time in the history of theatre, when it was immensely popular, and incredibly original and entertaining.
De Lovely does a top-notch job depicting the glorious days of one of America's beloved song writes Cole Porter.
The Stig Anderson Music Award Foundation of The Royal Swedish Academy of Music presents The Polar Music Prize 2004 to B.B. King and Gy? Ligeti.
Just 30 or so minutes from LA's ever-busy streets and highways, the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum
When I was invited by the Stockholm Visitors Board to cover the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Awards I had no idea of the wonderful enlightening events which lay ahead of me.
It does your heart good to know that there are governments in the world who value children. The government of Sweden is one of those outstanding institutions...
For all you photography buffs out there (I count myself with you), the Olympus C-770 Ultra Zoom digital camera has something that definitely makes it's zooming capabilities ultra: a big lens.
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Melodrama and slapstick at its finest. A frolicking good time for one and all. In theaters July 9th.
The set is simple, the story straightforward, and the acting fair. S. L. Stebel and Charles Rome Smith's adaptation of a Ray Bradbury story falls a bit short of the tail of "love, longing and lurking death" that was promised.
The corn may be as "high as an elephant's eye," but the cornfield is definitely a field of dreams in this new production of Okalahoma! at the Orange County Performing Arts Center.
On the historic rooftop of the Gerry Building in downtown L.A. the autumn-winter 2004 couture and ready-to-wear collections of deseo 23 were premiered at a splendid fashion show and brand launch.
I always like the win-win-win. Tis one of life's supremely satisfying scenarios when, simultaneously, many parties benefit -- and this benefit party, put on by AIU and Animal Avengers, enabled just that.
The marquee reads "Kenny Loggins" "Crosby Loggins". Saturday June 12th the top recording artist and son perform in Los Angeles' Greek Theater.
The Orange County Performing Arts Center, in partnership with the Los Angeles Times, strives to "bring the best in dance to the community." The 2003-2004 season is no exception. From the Kirov Ballet to the American Ballet Theatre, excellence is the standard.
Sony's SCD-BM1 professional-level digital recorder is a full functioning dictating machine that can accommodate up to 345 minutes of recording with the supplied removable 16MB Memory Stick.
In a fusion of Korean charcoal barbeque and Japanese-style meat grilling, Gyu-Kaku (meaning "horn of the bull" in Japanese) has taken Los Angeles by the horns.
VS. Theatre Company is a newly formed company dedicated to producing original works, west coast premieres or rarely produced plays.
Tourism to Stockholm has never been better. In fact, the number of visitors to Stockholm is increasing like never before.
Twas a very hot day in the great South Bay, and it wasn't even yet the merry month of May! But hundreds of lovers of gastronomical delights braved the heat to attend the annual "For Our Children" food and wine fest, and were glad they did.
I recently took a once in a lifetime trip to Sweden. I visited Stockholm for a few days and then went to experience the Ice Hotel in Kiruna. I am reporting on this amazing trip in a series of feature articles beginning with my trip to Kiruna and the Ice Hotel.
Arguably the longest-running Jewish musical in Los Angeles theatre history, this heart-warming production entertains young and old alike!