Posted Mar. 7, 2014, 9:21 am
Upper West will present an opening reception this Sunday for Santa Monica artist Vicki McClay who will display about 20 of her paintings on the walls of the restaurant for the next three months.
Posted Mar. 7, 2014, 9:17 am
The Santa Monica Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Maestro Guido Lamell, presents “Romance and Russia” a concert of great romantic Russian music this Sunday, March 9 at 7 pm in Barnum Hall, on the campus of Santa Monica High School.
Posted Mar. 6, 2014, 9:39 am
There are theatre purists who believe that like separation of church and state, there should also be a separation of stage and cinema.
Posted Mar. 6, 2014, 9:37 am
Theatre By The Blind will present five performances of “Walk Me Home” at the Promenade Playhouse in Santa Monica over the next two weekends.
Posted Mar. 5, 2014, 11:57 am
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Posted Feb. 28, 2014, 9:11 am
William Turner Gallery will host an opening reception this Saturday night from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm for two new exhibitions at the gallery.
Posted Feb. 25, 2014, 8:45 am
TAG Gallery at Bergamot Station will open its newest exhibition today featuring artists Don Adler, Brigitte Schobert, and Betty Sheinbaum.
Posted Feb. 24, 2014, 9:16 am
The West Coast Jewish Theatre has presented many productions with a Jewish theme, some of which were outstanding and some of which were sub-par.
Posted Feb. 23, 2014, 9:04 am
Three leading community figures have joined Orchestra Santa Monica’s Board of Directors: Attorney George Collins, Public Relations Executive Barbara Bishop, and Publisher T.J. Montemer.
Posted Feb. 21, 2014, 9:17 am
An opening reception will be held this Saturday night at bG Gallery for “Art Deco on Acid,” a visual trip through 1967 with artist Simone Gad.
Posted Feb. 21, 2014, 9:15 am
The Santa Monica College Pete & Susan Barrett Art Gallery on Tuesday opened “Stupor,” an exhibition of paintings by Los Angeles artist Carlson Hatton, who draws on art history, pop culture, philosophy, design, and fashion to create his works.
Posted Feb. 21, 2014, 9:09 am
The Broad Stage in Santa Monica presents Broadway at the Broad featuring “Will & Grace” star Megan Mullally at 5 pm and 8 pm this Saturday. What's Hot: Broadway At The Broad To Feature “Will & Grace” Star Megan Mullally
Posted Feb. 21, 2014, 9:00 am
Orchestra Santa Monica will highlight the musical contributions of Mexican composers and performers to the Southern California landscape at its second concert of its 2013-2014 season this Sunday, Feb. 23.
Posted Feb. 14, 2014, 8:51 am
The YWCA Santa Monica will be hosting its annual Valentine’s Day Father & Daughter Dance at 5 pm this Saturday.
Posted Feb. 10, 2014, 9:19 am
In this reality TV driven world, Anthony Newley and Leslie Bricusse may not be household names but in the Broadway theatre community, they are legends.
Posted Feb. 8, 2014, 6:57 am
Marion McCally, a visual artist and native of Los Angeles, is currently showing her work in the store windows of Hennessey and Ingalls Art & Architecture Bookstore located at 214 Wilshire Boulevard in Santa Monica.
Posted Feb. 7, 2014, 6:54 am
The Santa Monica Playhouse this weekend opens performances of “Jamaica Farewell” – an award winning play written and performed by Debra Ehrhardt and directed by Joel Zwick.
Posted Feb. 6, 2014, 8:53 am
The Santa Monica Museum of Art (SMMoA) recently opened two new exhibitions: one featuring New York-based artist Keltie Ferris and Massachusetts-based artist Xylor Jane.
Posted Feb. 5, 2014, 9:25 am
Taking readers to a world that existed generations ago is quite the difficult task, especially for an author whose key means of researching the stories she tells involves physically visiting to locations set in her books.
Posted Feb. 5, 2014, 9:22 am
There’s no question that the media tends to glorify the twin lifestyle by emphasizing the exciting, fun advantages that come with being a twin.
Posted Jan. 27, 2014, 10:21 am
In an electrifying tour-de-force, Barry McGovern, one of the preeminent interpreters of the works of Samuel Beckett, flooded the Kirk Douglas Theatre with a tidal wave of some of the famed author/playwright’s most savory, provocative, and obtuse prose in “I’ll Go On,” compiled by McGovern and Gerry Dukes from a trilogy of novels written by Beckett: “Malloy,” “Malone Dies,” and “The Unnamable.”
Posted Jan. 26, 2014, 9:23 am
The Santa Monica History Museum will host a lecture and book signing today, Jan. 26 from 2 pm to 4 pm featuring author Scott Tracy Griffin on his book "Tarzan: The Centennial Celebration."
Posted Jan. 25, 2014, 9:07 am
Honoring the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in a fresh yet meaningful manner on his birthday can be a challenge for any symphony orchestra. Yet, the Santa Monica Symphony Orchestra, led by Guido Lamell, Music Director and Conductor, met the challenge brilliantly Saturday night at the SGI Auditorium in SMSO’s traditional Martin Luther King holiday concert.
Posted Jan. 17, 2014, 10:39 am
Artist Gus Harper has always loved Santa Monica. Born and raised in the beach community, his parents still live in the same house where he was raised.
Posted Jan. 13, 2014, 9:33 am
Have a resolution to learn something new this year? Consider taking a look at what’s on offer at 1450 Ocean, Santa Monica’s center for arts, craft, and culture in the Camera Obscura building located at Palisades Park.