Writer, Performer at The UCB Theater
Gina Ippolito is an improv performer currently directing shows at The UCB Theater and The iO West Theater.
Some female comedians say they have been exploited by a longstanding improv concept called “Yes, And.”
Feb. 2, 2016from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A MacArthur Park school is working with LACMA to bring art into the historic but gentrifying neighborhood.
Feb. 12from Greater LA
Desert X started in Coachella Valley, and now it’s in Al Ula, Saudi Arabia.
Feb. 11from Design and Architecture
Producer Richie Jackson says being gay is the most special thing about him. He came out in 1983. But he warns his son -- and others -- that it’s tougher to be gay now than decades ago.
Feb. 19from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The Quibi ad blitz has begun.
Feb. 18from Screengrab
Coming up: See art take over the Lovell House; celebrate the people and spaces of old Hollywood Park; help save the very un-Soviet styled Melnikov House; hear about "crazy creative"…
Feb. 19from Design and Architecture
This is Rob Long, and on today’s Martini Shot I get really angry at something that hasn’t happened yet, and then get angry when it doesn’t happen, and then don’t know what to do with…
Feb. 12from Martini Shot
LA District Attorney Jackie Lacey this week dismissed 66,000 marijuana-related convictions in the county.
Feb. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A certain kind of coffee cake is served across all LAUSD schools. The original recipe is from 1954.
Feb. 19from Greater LA
On this Presidents’ Day, we broadcast a special panel discussion about the messy green rush following the legalization of recreational marijuana in California.
Feb. 17from Greater LA