News 2017-07-05T10:15:55+00:00

Local news for the Santa Clarita arts community.

Valencia High Choir Takes Home First Place at Monterey Jazz Festival

March 19th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, News|

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, [...]

COC: Larry Hurst “Paintings and Collages” Gallery Talk

March 12th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

Former COC Gallery Director Larry Hurst gave a talk at the COC Art Gallery on March 1, which was in conjunction with his exhibition “Paintings and Collages” that runs through the end of March 2018. [...]

‘The Shape of Water’ Author Daniel Kraus to Speak at Event Hosted by the Santa Clarita Public Library

March 12th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, News, Uncategorized|

Daniel Kraus, co-author with Guillermo del Toro of the novel “The Shape of Water,” will be speaking at a free author event called “Straight from The Oscars: Daniel Kraus,” hosted by the Santa Clarita Public [...]

City Council Invites Residents to Participate in Earth Arbor Day “cArt aRt” Competition

March 8th, 2018|Announcements, News|

The Santa Clarita City Council invites community members to transform everyday curbside recycling carts into imaginative art pieces for the 2018 Earth Arbor Day “cArt aRt” competition. Get ready to let your creative juices flow [...]

City to Host Youth Art Showcase in Celebration of Youth Art Month

March 8th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, News|

To celebrate Youth Art Month, the City of Santa Clarita is inviting the community to the third annual Youth Arts Showcasetaking place on Saturday, March 24, 2018, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at The Centre. The free event gives students in [...]

‘Timeless,’ ‘Criminal Minds,’ ‘Seal Team’ Now Filming in Santa Clarita

March 8th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, News|

The city of Santa Clarita has updated the list of productions shooting in the city and the Santa Clarita Valley the week of March 5-11, 2018. · “Seal Team” – Television · “Shooter” – Television [...]

CalArts Well Represented at Sundance Film Festival 2018

March 8th, 2018|Announcements, News|

CalArtians were out in full force at the 33rd annual Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, which ran January 18-28. Founded in 1985 by actor, director and philanthropist Robert Redford, it remains the largest independent film [...]

CalArts Makes Hollywood Reporter Top Costume Design Schools List

March 1st, 2018|Announcements, News|

The Hollywood Reporter has listed California Insitute of the Arts in its 2018 guide to the 10 best schools for learning costume design. Published Feb. 19, The Hollywood Reporter’s guide said this about CalArts: “Long [...]

Doc by Rising CalArts Filmmaker to Make U.S. Premiere

March 1st, 2018|Announcements, News|

“Las Nubes,” a new documentary by CalArts’ School of Film/Video instructor Juan Pablo González, will premiere at this year’s Neighboring Scenes film festival sponsored by the Film Society of Lincoln Center, on Saturday, March 3 [...]