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How To Save Your Dough

‘Tis the season of going broke because you have to show all of your loved ones just how much you care by giving them material items… Luckily we’re here to show you how to provide for the one who really counts (you) when you’re short on cash.


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5 Essentials For Your Next Staycation

As Farris Bueller taught us, mental health is just as important as physical health. So CBS Local Eat. See. Play. put together a list of products that even you weirdos who are like “well I want to go to work because I like to feel productive”, will enjoy.


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Wireless TV Headphones: Tune In & Tune Out

Brookstone is now selling an awesome product to drown out your roommates stomping, singing, and other noises you’d rather not hear… The new 2.4Hz Wireless TV Headphones not only connect to your TV, but also to your stereo, computer, and mobile device.


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Get Sandy

Long ago were the days of playing in a sandbox and running away from girls with cooties. Even though you’re still running away cootie ridden girls (good call, you don’t want to catch the adult version), we know the days of unlimited playtime have are gone and have since been replaced with sitting in a cubicle staring at a computer screen for hours on end.



We Will Rock You at the Ahmanson Theatre

Erica Olsen goes behind-the-scenes with the “We Will Rock You” show playing at the Ahmanson Theatre! Watch to get a sneak peak.


Henry V

Venice’s Pacific Theatre Puts New Twist On ‘Henry V’

Actors Alex Fernandez and Oscar Best visited the KCAL9 studios Thursday to talk about their new play, which puts a twist on Shakespeare’s Henry V.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/13/2014

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Jeff Perry Directs ‘A Steady Rain’ At The Odyssey Theatre

Actor Jeff Perry stopped by the CBS2 This Morning show Friday to talk about his new play in which he directed.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/07/2014

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Phantom Projects Theatre Group Celebrates 17th Anniversary

Phantom Projects is performing “The Diary of Anne Frank” at the La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts on Thursday at 10 a.m. , 1 and 7 p.m.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/19/2014


Actor Jason George Talks About His Play ‘Twelve Angry Men’ At Pasadena Playhouse

Actor Jason George stopped by KCAL9 Tuesday to tell viewers about his Pasadena Playhouse debut in “Twelve Angry Men”!

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/12/2013

Undated file photo of actress Marilyn Monroe a few weeks before she died on August 5, 1962. (credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Marilyn…Madness & Me’ Centers Around The Last Months Of Marilyn Monroe’s Life

Owner and curator of The Hollywood Museum, Donelle Dadigan and writer Frank Furino stopped by KCAL9 Friday to tell viewers about the new play “Marilyn…Madness & Me”!

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/19/2013

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Vanessa Calloway Stars In ‘Letters From Zora’

Actress Vanessa Bell Calloway and Gabrielle Pina, the play writer for the play “Letters from Zora” visited the KCAL9 studios Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/12/2013

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See ‘The Scottsboro Boys’ Now Through June 30th At The Ahmanson

Actors Joshua Henry and Hal Linden, who both star in “The Scottsboro Boys,” visited the KCAL9 studios Friday to talk about their hit play.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/31/2013


Hear Exclusive Stories About Marvin Gaye In The Play ‘My Brother Marvin’!

Actors Clifton Powell and Zeola “Sweetsie” Gaye stopped by KCAL9 Friday to tell viewers about the play, “My Brother Marvin”.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/24/2013


It’s Time To Have A Conversation ‘Bout The Girls’

Josefa Salinas of HOT 92.3 and Sonia Jackson, writer/director of the stage play “Conversations ‘Bout the Girls’” stopped by KCAL9 Thursday to tell viewers about the provocative and multi-faceted stage play about women and their breasts.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/16/2013

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‘Blood Knot’ Now Playing At The Malibu Stage Coach

Actors Adolfo “A” Martinez and Oscar Best appeared on KCAL9 News on Saturday morning to discuss the two-man play, “Blood Knot.”