Jana J. Monji


Stories by Jana J. Monji

'Going' in style

Clarita Corona's Alhambra-based Arte Flamenco Theatre celebrates Spanish dance in 124th Rose Parade

Author Jana J. Monji Date 12/25/2012
A stand in the desert

'Orchestra of Exiles' depicts pre-war Jewish flight to Palestine and the origins of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra

Author Jana J. Monji Date 11/02/2012
Bending toward enlightenment

'Yogawoman' looks at the profound effect yoga has had on people's lives

Author Jana J. Monji Date 10/24/2012
Crisis control

'Almost Perfect' is an easy-going film that doesn't pretend to have solutions

Author Jana J. Monji Date 09/21/2012
A flair for the dramatic

Politics, opera, sex and five world premieres highlight Pasadena's busy fall playbill

Author Jana J. Monji Date 08/24/2012
Never stand still

Pasadena offers many opportunities to enjoy dance for both spectators and performers

Author Jana J. Monji Date 08/24/2012
Constitutional condo conundrum

More must be done to better regulate the state’s more than 30,000 homeowner associations

Author Jana J. Monji Date 06/28/2012
Power Drive

Electric cars are more popular than ever with people choosing alternative vehicles

Author Jana J. Monji Date 04/19/2012
Sweet sounds

Multitalented Hershey Felder gets the audience involved with his ‘Great American Songbook Sing-Along’

Author Jana J. Monji Date 03/15/2012
'Art' imitates life

‘West Wing's’ Bradley Whitford contemplates the art of friendship

Author Jana J. Monji Date 01/19/2012
Rocketman millionaire

Game master Richard Garriott takes his role-playing seriously in ‘Man on a Mission

Author Jana J. Monji Date 01/19/2012
'Sing Your Song'

Harry Belafonte goes from janitor to goodwill ambassador in a storied entertainment career spanning more than six decades

Author Jana J. Monji Date 01/12/2012
Equine Heroes

Lakeview Terrace equestrian group taps into popularity of Spielberg’s ‘War Horse’

Author Jana J. Monji Date 12/29/2011
'Cinderfella' Story

Dreams do come true for Iraq War vet, ‘DWTS’ champ and Tournament of Roses Grand Marshal J.R. Martinez

Author Jana J. Monji Date 12/29/2011
History's reflections

The Huntington's exclusive US exhibit of the Lloyd Cotsen Chinese bronze mirror collection covers 3,000 years of history By Jana J. Monji

Author Jana J. Monji Date 12/08/2011