bringingbackbroadway_950_1.jpg

Bringing Back Broadway

Reporter Nick Hardcastle explores Downtown L.A.'s Broadway Theater District. Multi-million dollar restorations of beautiful Art Deco theaters are returning the district to its former glory. However, the revival adds momentum to the area's gentrification, and hurts long-standing family businesses by forcing them out of their retail spaces. Reporter Nick Hardcastle talks with a historian, theater owners, and small business owners for their perspectives on the "Broadway comeback."

Featuring Interviews With:

  • Escott Norton, executive director, Los Angeles Historic Theatre Foundation.
  • Erik Chol, business owner, Globe Theater.
  • Jason Deibler, general manager, Ace Hotel.
  • Bobby Davidson, vice president, Superstar Cellular.
  • Rose Kelechian, owner, Kelechian Jewelry.

Full Episodes

Upcoming Airdates

People vs. Kiera Newsome

One woman strives to prove her innocence from behind bars, while a team of pro-bono lawyers and students fight the odds to get her out.

  • 2019-06-16T12:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD

Heat

How hot will your neighborhood get? "SoCal Connected" looks at the ground-level effects of climate change on southern California.

  • 2019-06-18T13:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-06-18T16:00:20-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-06-19T22:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-06-20T04:30:00-07:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-06-20T05:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-06-20T14:00:00-07:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-06-22T05:30:00-07:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-06-23T12:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD

Under the Influence

Influencers - they are powerful, persuasive, and they are everywhere. Marketers use them to reach you, to form what you buy, how you live, and what you do. You may not know it, but you could be living under the influence.

  • 2019-06-25T13:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-06-25T16:10:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-06-26T22:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-06-27T04:30:00-07:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-06-27T05:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-06-27T14:00:00-07:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-06-29T05:30:00-07:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-06-30T12:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD

The New Normal

California's wildfires are more severe and deadlier than ever before. Debates are raging as to what to do, who will pay for billions of dollars in damage and what can be done to lessen the destruction as California adjusts to its new normal: year-around fire.

  • 2019-07-02T13:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-07-02T16:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-07-03T22:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-07-04T04:30:00-07:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-07-04T05:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-07-04T14:00:00-07:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-07-06T05:30:00-07:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-07-07T12:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD

It's Not Easy Being Green

Chopped down trees, unspent money, building homes thirty feet from the freeway: Is the city of Los Angeles falling down on the job when it comes to certain environmental policies? Socal Connected investigates.

  • 2019-07-09T13:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-07-09T16:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-07-10T22:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-07-11T04:30:00-07:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-07-11T05:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-07-11T14:00:00-07:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-07-13T05:30:00-07:00
    KCETLINK