Los Angeles

SFCV’s writers report on topics relevant to the Los Angeles area.

Jim Farber - September 22, 2016

The director who has been reimagining opera for new audiences, trains his sights on the concert hall in a collaboration with the L.A. Philharmonic

Jim Farber - July 12, 2016

The new film provides an inside look at the logic and logistics of the innovative “Opera for the 21st Century.”

Jim Farber - January 17, 2015

The Philharmonic’s Green Umbrella series harbors a Frankenstein and other offbeat works conducted by John Adams.

Jim Farber - February 19, 2014

The famous psychological horror story reimagined as an oratorio by teenagers at the Ramón C. Cortines School of Visual and Performing Arts.