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Actor Vin Diesel attends the premiere of Universal Pictures' 'Riddick' at the Mann Village Theatre on August 28, 2013 in Westwood, California.  (credit:  Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

‘Riddick’ Illuminates Box Office With $18.7M Debut

“Riddick” is seeing light at the box office. The sci-fi thriller starring Vin Diesel as an intergalactic criminal with built-in night vision debuted in first place with $18.7 million, according to studio estimates Sunday.

09/08/2013

KNX On Your Corner

KNX On Your Corner: Fox Theater

Downtown Pomona is coming back to life these days, thanks in large part to the multi-million-dollar facelift of the Pomona Fox Theater.

09/06/2013

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KNX On Your Corner: FOX Theater

Fullerton is home to a Southern California shrine that’s fallen on some hard times.

06/07/2013

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Yo, Audience! Get Ready For ‘Rocky The Musical’

It’s been a knockout in Germany. Now Sylvester Stallone hopes a musical based on his beloved boxing film “Rocky” will also be a hit on Broadway.

04/28/2013

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Where To Enjoy Shakespeare In OC

From concerts to plays and festivals to poetry readings, Shakespeare is alive and well in Orange County.

CBS Los Angeles–03/11/2013

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Best OC-Based Playwrights

Orange County does not have a shortage of talented playwrights; learn more about some of best writers in the Orange County area below.

CBS Los Angeles–02/25/2013

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Skateboarders Throw Rocks, Bottles At Police During Hollywood Clash

Police in riot gear dispersed about 500 skateboarding fans who turned out for a free movie premiere at the Vine Theatre.

10/14/2012

A unidentified couple walk by the Rave Fairfax Corner movie theater in Fairfax, Virginia showing a billboard of the new movie '2016: Obama's America,' which opened in theaters across the US August 24, 2012. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/GettyImages)

Anti-Obama Doc Highlights Weak Hollywood Newcomers

Hollywood may have run out of summer hits, but an anti-Obama documentary is helping to fill the gap.

08/26/2012

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Local Group Using Theater To Reach At-Risk Youth

Laura Leigh Hughes of the Unusual Suspects Theatre Company appeared on KCAL9 News on Saturday morning to discuss the group which has transformed the lives of at-risk youth and under-served communities.

06/16/2012

Kids Acting Backstage

Best Summertime Theater Activities For Kids In Los Angeles

Tell-tale signs your child has been born with the acting bug: playing pretend with friends, mimicking scenes in the mirror, parroting accents. Theater camps not only enrich kids’ acting abilities, but they can also be a confidence-building source of laughter and friendship during summer break. Develop your child’s natural talent for putting on a show with the best theater activities for kids in Los Angeles.

05/04/2012

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Tony Nominations Spread Out But ‘Once’ Leads

There was something for virtually everyone to smile about on Broadway on Tuesday after 30 of 37 shows this season got at least one Tony Award nomination. The folks at “Once” had the most reason to celebrate tonight at their working bar on stage.

05/01/2012

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Guide to the Geffen Playhouse: So Much More Than Theater

In addition to the presentation of award winning shows, The Geffen Playhouse offers many other ways to enhance your theater experience, involve your kids and explore the world of theater.

CBS Los Angeles–04/11/2012

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Fans Camp Out To Catch ‘Hunger Games’ Stars At Nokia Theater Premiere

Tweens, teens and college kids slept outside at L.A. Live to see the stars from the movie version of the popular “Hunger Games” trilogy.

CBS Los Angeles–03/12/2012

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What You’re Doing This Week: February 6

Not only did we find something for you to do on that day that you normally reserved for watching football until your legs fell asleep on the couch, we also found a few fun options for you to enjoy during the week; things that are specifically designed to pull you out of that football-related funk of yours. It’s because we care.

CBS Los Angeles–02/06/2012

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KNX On Your Corner: Graumann’s Chinese Theater

This iconic movie theater located in the heart of Hollywood has been home to the most movie premieres in town.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/27/2012

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