ELAC actors tame their characters

April 20, 2019

The East Los Angeles College Department of Theater Arts did an amazing job in its production of William Shakespeare’s comedy The Taming of the Shrew (A Comedy of Masks), directed by Ramon Ramos and Vanessa Mizzone Pellegrini.


Joan of Arc tells her story in poetic form

April 14, 2019

“Voices: The Finals Hours of Joan of Arc” by David Elliott shows the life of Joan of Arc before she became a hero and how she changed history through the eyes of those around her. It is a good book as an introduction to Joan, but it barely touches on the controversy of her life.


Version of adolescent Holmes ends

“A Question of Holmes” is the final book in Brittany Cavallaro’s Sherlockian series. It has continued the partnership of Sherlock Holmes and John Watson only reimagined as teenagers with the angst and problems that come with adolescence.

March 21, 2019