Tom Carroll

journalist, writer and host of “Tom Explores Los Angeles”

journalist, writer and host of “Tom Explores Los Angeles”


Tom Carroll on KCRW

The Bob Baker Marionette Theater is the oldest children’s theater in Los Angeles, and has been dazzling kids and adults with hand-made puppets since 1963.

Will Bob Baker’s puppets find a new home?

The Bob Baker Marionette Theater is the oldest children’s theater in Los Angeles, and has been dazzling kids and adults with hand-made puppets since 1963.

from Design and Architecture

The Bob Baker Marionette Theater will close its current location in less than two months, after dazzling kids and adults with hand-made puppets for the past 55 years.

Bob Baker Marionette Theater looks to the future

The Bob Baker Marionette Theater will close its current location in less than two months, after dazzling kids and adults with hand-made puppets for the past 55 years.

from Design and Architecture

More from KCRW

In its most recent earnings report, Netflix shared that it gained 1.5 million subscribers around the world in the last quarter.

from Hollywood Breakdown

El Segundo has roughly 16,000 residents, and nearly three-fourths of them are white, according to the 2019 Census .

from Greater LA

Marvel Studios’ superhero spy thriller “Black Widow” opened last weekend to the tune of $215 million in global revenue.

from Hollywood Breakdown

Screenwriter Ed Solomon on working with smart actors.

from The Treatment

WarnerMedia’s Christy Haubegger on not looking at inclusion as philanthropy.

from The Treatment

Koreatown’s Wi Spa is the latest battleground in the culture wars — after a video went viral suggesting a transgender patron was admitted to a women-only section of the spa.

from KCRW Features