Monster Mash: Breaking news and headlines
--Los Angeles Opera's "Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny" wins Grammy Awards for best classical and best opera recordings, and L.A. pianist Gloria Cheng wins instrumental soloist.
--Bill Pullman and Julia Stiles to star in a revival of David Mamet's "Oleanna" at the Mark Taper Forum.
--Why a White House-based arts czar is a good idea.
--Neighbors protest Museum of Tolerance's plans for a 28,000-square-foot expansion.
--Broadway cast recording of "In the Heights" wins a Grammy Award.
--Westminster Abbey plans to open up secret attic -- but how will visitors get there?
--Broadway audience gives Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger a standing ovation at "South Pacific."
--Cyprus authorities believe they have found an ancient version of the Bible written in Syriac, a dialect of the native language of Jesus.
--Insurance concerns may mean loss of five portraits from Tate Museum's Van Dyck exhibition.
--Director Werner Herzog discussing his short film of Puccini's "La Bohème," set in Ethiopia.
Caption: Patti LuPone, Anthony Dean Griffey and Audra McDonald in the Los Angeles Opera's "The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny."
Credit: Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times