Bernie Sanders rally featuring Chuck D draws thousands in LA

“They say Bernie’s up there in age,” rapper Chuck D proclaimed to a packed group of 17,000 Bernie Sanders supporters at the Los Angeles Convention Centre on Sunday night time. “Hey, I’m 59 — I’m an outdated-ass rapper,” joked the chief of revolutionary hip-hop legends Community Enemy. “But it ain’t about us. It’s about y’all.”

Two times ahead of California’s Democratic presidential main, the seventy eight-yr-outdated Sanders, right after taking the stage to the thump of John Lennon and the Plastic Ono Band’s “Power to the Folks,” released Chuck D as another person “who has spoken reality to electrical power

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How the opera ‘Sweet Land’ questions what it means to be American

“Sweet Land,” the new, tenaciously uncategorizable opera by Yuval Sharon’s doggedly unorthodox opera enterprise, the Marketplace, is not sweet. The land on which it is performed, Los Angeles State Historic Park north of downtown, is no lengthier sweet.

The encounter of attending “Sweet Land”: not sweet. Dress warmly. You’ll be outdoor ninety minutes in early evening and at night time, and the park will get a large amount colder than you might assume. It might even rain, and that is your challenging luck, since you will nonetheless have to go through with this.

Negotiating the pop-up venues for “Sweet Land”

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Roman Polanski: Actress walkout as he wins best director at ‘French Oscars’

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Actress Adèle Haenel was a person of various actresses to leave right after Polanski’s award was introduced

Numerous actresses have walked out of the César awards ceremony in Paris right after Roman Polanski received very best director.

The awards – France’s equal of the Oscars – have been mired in controversy right after Polanski’s An Officer and a Spy been given twelve nominations before this yr.

The Polish-French director has been desired in the US for the statutory rape of a 13-yr-aged girl considering the fact that the 1970s.

He has considering the fact

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WhatsOnStage Awards: Claire Foy and Andrew Scott among winners

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Claire Foy and Andrew Scott received ideal actress and actor in a play

The Crown star Claire Foy and Fleabag’s Andrew Scott were amid the large winners at the WhatsOnStage Awards on Sunday.

Foy received ideal actress in a play for her performance in Lungs, whilst Scott took property ideal actor for Current Laughter.

A new musical – & Juliet – which features the music of Britney Spears, Pink, Justin Timberlake and Katy Perry, took property the most prizes, successful 6 of the thirteen awards it was nominated for.

The winners are

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Disneyland’s new parade Magic Happens ups the art ante

The draw of a Disney parade in the modern-day era has extensive been the floats. That is real all over again for Magic Transpires, Disneyland’s first new daytime cavalcade in practically a ten years. Marvel at the mini forest that conceals Anna of Elsa of “Frozen” fame, and stand transfixed at the curved LED monitor that signifies a wave towering in excess of Moana.

Yes, the floats of Magic Transpires offer the requisite eye sweet wanted for a topic park parade. There are particulars massive — a blinking, bronzed sorcerer’s hat with a slight Steampunk bent — and modest, this

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