Around Town

Public Invited to Meet Local Authors at Library Event

Numerous talented authors reside in Santa Clarita, and on Saturday, January 13, 2018, you can meet more than 40 of them all under one roof at the fifth annual Celebration of Local Authors, presented by the Friends of Santa Clarita Public Library in partnership with the Santa Clarita Public Library.  This free event will take […]

2017-12-27T09:49:58+00:00 December 27th, 2017|Announcements, Around Town, Events|

Exhibit Featuring Local Artist’s Homeland to Begin in January

The Old Town Newhall Library will showcase paintings and mosaics by local Artist, Naomi Young in a solo art show entitled “Domes.” The exhibit, featuring cityscapes of Jerusalem, begins Jan. 12 and will be on display until May 11, 2018.

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Exhibit Featuring Local Artist’s Homeland to Begin in January

2017-12-27T09:46:20+00:00 December 27th, 2017|Announcements, Around Town, Artist Spotlight|

Filming this week in Santa Clarita, Dec. 18-24

Film and TV productions bring revenue and jobs to the Santa Clarita Valley. On any given day, you might encounter a film crew. These product­ions are filming around Santa Clarita during the week of –Dec. 18-24, 2017:

Feature

Break In

Silencer

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Filming this week in Santa Clarita, Dec. 18-24

2017-12-19T08:23:58+00:00 December 19th, 2017|Announcements, Around Town|

Studio Jazz Ensemble | Annual Holiday Jazz Sing-Along and Concert

The Studio Jazz Ensemble led the way in the performance of the annual Holiday Jazz Concert at the Performing Arts Center on Friday, December 1st, 2017.

Music Director – KC Manji

Accompanist – Mike Saul

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Studio Jazz Ensemble | Annual Holiday Jazz Sing-Along and Concert

2017-12-19T08:21:32+00:00 December 19th, 2017|Around Town|

Jamie Tan on Art, Baking for Rojas’ ‘Theater of Disappearance’

Designer and animator Jamie Tan (Film/Video BFA 15) started baking cakes and fancy French pastries as a meditative practice to help her balance the 20 credit semesters she was taking as a student at CalArts.

Tan says the baking process and more specifically, “the relationship between textures, flavors, and memory and feeling” naturally […]

2017-12-18T09:13:02+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Around Town, Artist Spotlight|

CalArts’ Janet Sarbanes Wins Writers Grant from Creative Capital

CalArts School of Critical Studies faculty Janet Sarbanes recently received a grant from The Creative Capital | Andy Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant Program for her essay “Reframing the House of Dust: A Meditation in Many Parts.”

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CalArts’ Janet Sarbanes Wins Writers Grant from Creative Capital

2017-12-18T09:09:38+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Announcements, Around Town|

Santa Clarita Student Forges Path on NBC’s “This is Us”

On most days, Mackenzie Hancsicsak is like every other 10-year-old. She loves learning from her teacher at Charles Helmers Elementary School in Valencia, having sleepovers with her friends, playing with her rescue dogs and making homemade slime.

But on other days, she acts in NBC’s “This Is Us” as young Kate, her first big acting role, […]

2017-12-15T08:53:36+00:00 December 15th, 2017|Around Town, Artist Spotlight|

City Seeking Artwork to Display in 2018 Solo Art Exhibits at The MAIN

The City of Santa Clarita’s Arts and Events division is currently seeking proposals for solo exhibits for 2018 in the gallery space at The MAIN, the City’s newest arts venue in Old Town Newhall. Established and emerging visual artists/creatives are encouraged to apply online at santaclaritaarts.com/callsforartists by Monday, January 22, 2018.

All visual arts media is eligible […]

2017-12-15T08:49:39+00:00 December 15th, 2017|Announcements, Around Town|

Filming this week in Santa Clarita, Dec. 11-17

Film and TV productions bring revenue and jobs to the Santa Clarita Valley. On any given day, you might encounter a film crew. These product­ions are filming around Santa Clarita during the week of –Dec. 11-17, 2017:

Feature

Break In

Healing Hands

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Filming this week in Santa Clarita, Dec. 11-17

2017-12-15T08:10:23+00:00 December 15th, 2017|Announcements, Around Town|

ARTree Seeks Fully Clothed Models for Drawing Group

The ARTree is looking for fully clothed models for its Drawing Group. Model candidates can be any gender, any body type. Any age adults or teenagers with parental permission are welcome.

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ARTree Seeks Fully Clothed Models for Drawing Group

2017-12-11T09:05:04+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Announcements, Around Town|