Arts and Entertainment

2016 California Young Playwrights Contest winners

2016 California Young Playwrights Contest winners

I stepped into a green room covered in doodles of beloved Dr. Seuss characters on the walls. Aptly named, the “Seuss” room at the Globe Theater in San Diego, I thought it was the perfect location for a table read of my play “Supermarket of Lost.” I sat down at a long...

Meet Disney’s newest princess: ‘Elena of Avalor’

Meet Disney’s newest princess: ‘Elena of Avalor’

Not many girls can say they’re a 16-year-old Crown Princess who is in charge of ruling an entire kingdom. But many girls (and boys!) will be able to relate to the go-getter personality of Elena, the latest addition to the lineup of Disney Princesses. “What I love...

Behind-the-scenes at Disney XD’s ‘Future-Worm!’

Behind-the-scenes at Disney XD’s ‘Future-Worm!’

A 12-year-old lover of science. A nearly indestructible worm from the future. A time machine lunch box. The result? A rip-roaring wacky adventure through the folds of space and time in Disney XD’s latest show, "Future-Worm!" in which every episode is split into three...

Two students chosen to cover Wango Tango 2016

Two students chosen to cover Wango Tango 2016

Vania Hernandez (Port of Los Angeles High School) and Cassandra Hsiao (Orange County School of the Arts) were chosen to cover Wango Tango this weekend as part of the 2016 High School Insider Wango Tango Music News Challenge. Ryan Seacrest and Sisanie Villaclara called...