Announcements

‘Shoreline Symmetry’ Art Exhibit at The MAIN to Showcase Geometric Nature-Inspired Digital Art

Starting Monday, April 16, 2018, the art gallery at The MAIN in Old Town Newhall will showcase “Shoreline Symmetry, an art exhibition showcasing fantastical, nature-inspired digital art printed on aluminum by artist Karen Hochman Brown. The exhibition will be on display through Friday, May 11, 2018. An art reception for “Shoreline Symmetry” will take place on Thursday, April 19, 2018,

With […]

2018-04-09T13:10:48-07:00April 9th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

Exciting Performances and Activities Set for 2018 Cowboy Festival

This year marks the 25th Annual Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival, presented by Heritage Sierra Medical Group, which draws thousands of visitors from across the country to Old Town Newhall for a weekend of entertainment, mouthwatering food and endless family fun. To celebrate the silver anniversary, general admission to the Cowboy Festival is FREE for all attendees on […]

2018-04-09T12:58:56-07:00April 9th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, News|

CalArts Artists Chosen Among Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowships

The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation announced 173 fellowships Thursday, which included several CalArts artists.

While the grant amounts are not disclosed, the foundation offers its fellowships to “further the development of scholars and artists by assisting them to engage in research in any field of knowledge and creation in any of the arts, under the […]

2018-04-09T12:37:29-07:00April 9th, 2018|Announcements, Artist Spotlight, News|

Tickets Available Now for Cowboy Festival Concerts

Get ready for some toe-tapping, two-stepping, guitar-picking musical performances! This year’s Cowboy Festival features a stellar line-up of can’t miss performers from popular favorites to up-and-coming country sensations. Tickets to special performances as part of the 25th Annual Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival, presented by Heritage Sierra Medical Group, are on sale now for concerts and events taking […]

2018-03-29T10:03:40-07:00March 29th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, Events, News|

‘Santa Clarita Diet’ Premieres on Netflix, Includes Santa Clarita Jokes, Allusions

This year, “Santa Clarita Diet” once again returned to Netflix and brought along with it the return of stars Olyphant and Barrymore as the “adults” of the Hammond Family, who continue to struggle with Barrymore’s character, Sheila, making the unexplainable transition to a member of the “undead.”

Real estate agents by day and murderers by night […]

2018-03-29T09:25:09-07:00March 29th, 2018|Announcements, News|

2018 Concerts in the Park Lineup Announced

The City of Santa Clarita’s Concerts in the Park series, presented by Logix Federal Credit Union, kicks off its 2018 season on Saturday, July 7, with a performance by Wanted, a Bon Jovi tribute band. Get ready to sing “Livin’ on a Prayer” at the top of your lungs as this group reproduces the iconic […]

2018-03-26T12:15:10-07:00March 26th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, Events, News|

Filmmaker James Benning’s Works on View at Festivals, Museums in 2018

This has been a busy year so far for filmmaker and CalArts School of Film/Video faculty James Benning, whose work is featured in numerous festivals and exhibitions around the world.

In January, Benning traveled to New York City for “First Look 2018,” a film festival by the Museum of Moving Image. His films “Readers” (2017), “measuring […]

2018-03-26T11:00:08-07:00March 26th, 2018|Announcements, Artist Spotlight|

Newhall Family Theatre Announces Inaugural Board of Directors

After a lengthy, valleywide search, the Newhall Family Theatre for the Performing Arts is proud to announce its inaugural Board of Directors.

“It was not an easy task to select this board,” said Newhall Family Theatre Manager Tom Lund. “We ultimately received 25 applicants and determined the theatre would be best served by an 11-member board,” […]

2018-03-26T10:34:49-07:00March 26th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, News|

Santa Clarita Diet Creator Invites KHTS on Set Ahead of Second Season

Months before its premiere was set for March 23, KHTS was invited onto the set of Santa Clarita Diet to meet Drew Barrymore, Timothy Olyphant and the rest of the cast and crew of the popular Netflix show based in the Santa Clarita Valley. This is the story of that experience.

More at KHTS:

Santa Clarita […]

2018-03-21T11:34:39-07:00March 21st, 2018|Announcements, Around Town|

Valencia High Choir Takes Home First Place at Monterey Jazz Festival

For the first time in the program’s history, Valencia High School’s jazz choir Two N’ Four won first place at one of the country’s biggest competitions, the Next Generation Monterey Jazz Festival.

“We’ve never gotten first place before, this is our first time out of 15 years,” Choir Director Christine Tavares-Mocha said.

Each year Valencia High School applies to […]

2018-03-19T09:07:02-07:00March 19th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, News|