Folk singer Arlo Guthrie is in the midst of an extensive tour across America.
Among his many distinctions are the National Medal of Arts, the Kennedy Center Honor, and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
For the second year in a row, the world-renowned South African Isango Ensemble has come to Santa Monica's Broad Stage.
As Eric Bentley turns 99 and enters his 100th year, he is recognized as America's oldest living playwright.
"The Book of Mormon," the musical, has been playing on Broadway to rave reviews since March 2011.
Bernstein became the most prominent American-born conductor and a supremely talented musician, educator and composer.
A new film is being screened in select cities this summer that focuses on the life of the late poet-musician, Gil Scott-Heron.
The cast tried so hard. But the jokes were tortured and the warmth didn't reach room temperature.
Tomorrow, Aug. 8, marks the 85th birthday of an extraordinary performing artist who is still very much among us and active.
Ramsey Lewis, iconic leader in the contemporary jazz movement for 60 years, was born on May 27, 1935.