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  • The Children Who Survived

    September 12, 2012 | 11:59 am

    In her solo show, “Silent Witnesses,” Stephanie Satie portrays four women, all childhood survivors of the Holocaust, who share their stories as a celebration of the human spirit. The idea for the play, which will be staged on Sept. 20 at the South Pasadena Library, came to Satie...

  • Piecing together daily life in Terezin

    February 2, 2011 | 12:12 pm

    Erich Lichtblau-Leskly is relatively unknown, but the power of his art — created while he was an inmate of the concentration camp known as the Theresienstadt ghetto — is evident in the exhibition “The Art Of Erich Lichtblau-Leskly” at the newly opened Museum of the Holocaust...

  • CalArts dance dean creates site-specific ‘Fluid’ movements

    By Susan Josephs

    June 12, 2008 | 2:34 pm

    When he first started out as a dance artist, Stephan Koplowitz often performed his work in senior centers, shopping malls and on public streets.

    "I already had the sensibility of taking my work out of the theater into the outdoors," he said. "It became part of my DNA."


  • Arts in L.A. Calendar June—August

    By Dikla Kadosh and Danielle Berrin

    June 12, 2008 | 2:32 pm


    Thu., June 12
    "The Pixar Touch: The Making of a Company." The ragtag band of tech-geeks who created such enormously successful hits as "Toy Story," "Finding Nemo" and "Ratatouille" are dissected and discussed in David A. Price's book about the high-minded company and its...
  • Was Judaism a color on Rothko’s palette?

    By Tom L. Freudenheim

    November 9, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    Like many people of my generation, I first grooved on Mark Rothko's paintings at Washington, D.C.'s Phillips Collection in the 1960s. The museum's founder, Duncan Phillips, an early Rothko patron, had assembled four sublime paintings in a small room (approximately 13-by-24 feet) --...