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Angela Carone

Cultural Enterprise Reporter

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Angela Carone covers arts and culture for KPBS and is the author of Culture Lust, the station's arts blog.

Angela has produced public radio programs focused on the arts for the Atlanta and San Diego markets. In this role, she has covered topics ranging from books, film, theater, music, visual arts and pop culture. She also has more than 15 years experience in print media, having been published in various newspapers, alternative weeklies, and exhibition catalogs.

Angela has degrees in political science from Pennsylvania State University and in English literature from Georgia State University. She is also a published photographer.

Recent Stories

Handmade Black Dolls Exhibit Offers Insight Into Past And Present

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How important is it for children to have dolls that look like them? An exhibit of handmade black dolls at the Mingei International Museum in Balboa Park offers some historical insight into this question.

SDSU Greek System Sponsors Sexual Assault Prevention Series

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Fraternities and sororities organize events at San Diego State to spark dialogue and raise awareness about sexual violence.

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Exhibit In La Jolla Imagines Alternate Future For Lost Buildings

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A new exhibit at the La Jolla Historical Society explores an alternate future for important buildings lost to history. "What Was Is" features an impressive list of how artists imagine what those buildings would look like today.

Small Theaters Win Big At San Diego Awards Ceremony

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San Diego theater critics gave out their awards for the best in local theater Monday night at the annual Craig Noel Awards. This year, the smaller theaters were in the spotlight.

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Saturday Night Live Veteran Puts Life On La Jolla Playhouse Stage

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As the longest running cast member in the history of Saturday Night Live, Darrell Hammond is known for his impressions. He’s played Al Gore, Sean Connery and most famously, Bill Clinton. But throughout his life Hammond struggled with deep seated trauma. Now he's putting his life story on the stage in "The Darrell Hammond Project," a world premiere, one-man show at the La Jolla Playhouse.

Modest Centennial Celebration Underway In Balboa Park

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There was supposed to be a yearlong party in Balboa Park this year. It’s the 100th anniversary of the 1915 Panama-California Exposition, which put San Diego and Balboa Park on the map. The city’s big party fizzled, but the park museums have a plan of their own.

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Culture Shock's Hip Hop Nutcracker Opens At Spreckels Theatre

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Local hip hop dance company Culture Shock is reinventing a holiday classic. It opens on Saturday at downtown's Spreckel's Theatre.

Balboa Park's Iconic California Tower Opens To Public After 80 Years

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For the first time since 1935, the California Tower at the San Diego Museum of Man will be open to visitors beginning New Year's Day.

North Park's Digital Gym Gets Ready To Show 'The Interview'

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The 46-seat nonprofit movie theater doesn't usually show big-studio, R-rated buddy comedies, but it's making an exception for "The Interview" after Sony Pictures reversed a decision to pull it from the screen.

San Diego Opera Conductor To Step Down After 35 Years

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San Diego Opera's resident conductor and longest tenured employee is stepping down after 35 years with the company.

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