Published November 24th, 2016 by

A new comedy by Alena Smith: On an uncomfortably hot evening in November—the Day of the Dead to be exact—a group of thirtysomething friends convene in a house in…

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Link to Santa Barbara Independent, Dec. 14, 2015:   The Broad Museum of Contemporary Art, which opened September 20 in Downtown Los Angeles, will be, its benefactor Eli Broad hopes,…

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Published March 5th, 2009 by

As for the actual remains, these palaces now become convents, condominiums, and asylums, surrounded by copies of Western European and Far Eastern landscapes grown up in briar and poison ivy,…

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