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As an arts correspondent based at NPR West, Mandalit del Barco reports and produces stories about film, television, music, visual arts, dance and other topics.

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'Guerrilla Tacos': Street Food With A High-End Pedigree

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 04:23:00 -0400

Wes Avila is leading a new wave of LA chefs: children of immigrants, classically trained in French cuisine, who blur the lines between high and low. His acclaimed food truck now has a cookbook.

Orange Chicken, Panda Express' Gift To American Chinese Food, Turns 30

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 14:38:00 -0400

The concoction, crispy fried chicken tossed with a sweet and sour sauce, is an Americanized version of dishes found in China. But this top seller has developed its own authenticity over the years.

Gabrielle Union Gets Real In 'We're Going To Need More Wine'

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 04:58:00 -0400

Union has graced screens big and small since the '90s. Now she's written a frank, funny essay collection that's not just a celebrity tell-all (though she does dish on Heath Ledger's dreaminess).

More Women Accuse Harvey Weinstein Of Sexual Harassment

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 05:01:00 -0400

Allegations against Weinstein are emerging from all levels of the entertainment industry — including instances of sexual assault and a recording by the NYPD in which he admits to groping a woman.

Puerto Rico's 'Singing Newspapers' Tell A Story Of Resilience

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 11:02:00 -0400

The call-and-response singing and drumming tradition known as Plena brings "a little joy" to the hurricane-damaged Calle Loiza neighborhood in San Juan.

Puerto Rico's 'Singing Newspapers'

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 05:01:00 -0400

Folks are beginning to rebuild their lives after Hurricane Maria, and for Puerto Rico's plena musicians, it means rebuilding a sense of culture and community.

In The Aftermath Of Hurricane Maria, President Trump Visits Puerto Rico

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 16:50:00 -0400

President Trump and first lady Melania Trump visited Puerto Rico, where they were briefed on the status of the relief effort and met with residents impacted by Hurricane Maria.

'We Feel Forgotten': In Storm-Battered Home Of Musical Hit, Help Comes 'Despacito'

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 07:43:00 -0400

Many houses in the Old San Juan neighborhood of La Perla flooded or collapsed completely, leaving people homeless and sleeping in the ruins.

President Trump To Tour Puerto Rico's Devastation From The Air

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 07:28:00 -0400

One person the president is not scheduled to meet is Carmen Yulín Cruz — the Puerto Rican mayor who has been locked in a public feud with Trump over his administration's hurricane response.

Post-Hurricane Help Slow To Arrive In 'Despacito' Neighborhood

Mon, 02 Oct 2017 16:51:00 -0400

Puerto Rico's La Perla was the backdrop for the summer hit song "Despacito." Now, residents of the neighborhood are struggling to clean up after Hurricane Maria and say they have received little help.

8-Year-Old Puerto Rican To Trump: 'Stop Tweeting And Come Help The People'

Sun, 01 Oct 2017 15:42:13 -0400

President Trump is scheduled to visit the U.S. territory on Tuesday. Many there are without food, water and gas shortages following Hurricane Maria — a situation Trump has tweeted about frequently.

Richard 'Crazy Legs' Colón Returns To Puerto Rico With A Clean Drinking Water Mission

Sun, 01 Oct 2017 08:08:00 -0400

With many Puerto Ricans still without drinking water after Hurricane Maria, the legendary New York break dancer teamed up with the nonprofit Waves For Water to help distribute portable water filters.

Help Slow To Arrive In Puerto Rico

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 08:08:52 -0400

Puerto Rican officials have criticized members of the Trump administration for the federal response to the disaster on the island.

Actor Frank Vincent, Who Portrayed Mobsters In 'Goodfellas' And 'The Sopranos,' Dies

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 16:35:00 -0400

Actor Frank Vincent, who was best known for his portrayal of mobsters in Martin Scorsese's, Goodfellas and the HBO series, The Sopranos, has died.

Work Of 20th-Century Artist Martin Ramirez Kicks Off Opening Of ICA

Tue, 12 Sep 2017 05:04:00 -0400

The Santa Monica Museum of Art reopened as the Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. The first show features Ramirez, a Mexican migrant worker who spent much of his life in mental institutions.