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Local news for the Santa Clarita arts community.

Local Artists Submit Work for CA State Senate Art Competition

March 8th, 2017|Announcements, Around Town|

The California State Senate contemporary art competition is right around the corner and Senator Scott Wilk is looking for submissions. Each Senator selects a piece of art that reflects the unique qualities of his or [...]

Hart District Honor Band | 36th Annual District Honor Band Concert

March 8th, 2017|Around Town|

The Hart School District presented its annual honor band concert on March 4th. Top junior high and high school student musicians from throughout the Hart School District performed at the Hart High School Auditorium. The [...]

SCVTV Presents: Santa Clarita Philharmonic Annual ‘Pops’ Concert

March 7th, 2017|Around Town|

The Santa Clarita Philharmonic performs their annual “Pops” concert, featuring medleys from Broadway shows and Hollywood films as well as popular music. With a cabaret performance by Emeralde with full orchestra. SCVTV.com: SCVTV Presents: Santa [...]

Media Professionals Share Experience With Students

March 6th, 2017|Around Town|

One day, you may be watching a film directed by one of these aspiring media students. Media professionals advised over 300 students about career paths, goals and the do’s and dont’s of the industry at Media [...]

Currently Filming in Santa Clarita Valley

March 6th, 2017|Around Town|

Film and TV productions bring revenue and jobs to the Santa Clarita Valley. You might run into a film crew any day. Here are some productions filming around town this week. Television: 10 Days in the [...]

CalArts Alum Writes, Directs ‘Logan’ Movie

March 6th, 2017|Announcements|

Crafty CalArts writer-director James Mangold (Film/Video BFA 85) has brought a stripped-down, rugged, dramatically powerful Western film sensibility to Logan, the new X-Men movie that marks actor Hugh Jackman’s final turn as the hell-bent, adamantium-clawed [...]

‘The Beauty of Change’ Art Exhibition

March 6th, 2017|Announcements, Around Town|

Norma Warden, local artist and president of the Santa Clarita Artists' Association, will open a solo exhibition of fine art photography at the Canyon Theatre on March 24.  The exhibit is called ‘The Beauty of [...]

Celebrating the Arts through Dance

March 6th, 2017|Announcements, Around Town|

Four Santa Clarita Valley elementary schools joined fifth grade classes from across Los Angeles County to take part in the 47th Annual Blue Ribbon Children’s Festival.  Since its creation in 1970, the Blue Ribbon Children’s [...]

Around Town | SCV Arts Community Discusses Future Arts Spaces

March 1st, 2017|Around Town|

The Arts Community of the Santa Clarita Valley gathered on Saturday, Feb. 25 to have an open discussion of the needs of the community. Many organizations were represented as they openly voiced their opinions. With this [...]

CalArts Alum Film ‘Spa Night’ Wins at Spirit Awards

March 1st, 2017|Announcements|

Andrew Ahn’s (Film/Video MFA 11) debut feature film, “Spa Night,” took home the coveted John Cassavetes Award at the 2017 Film Independent Spirit Awards on Saturday, February 25. Traditionally held the day before the Academy [...]

Currently Filming in SCV: Scorpion, NCIS, Nickelodeon Commercial

March 1st, 2017|Around Town|

Commercials and television shows are filming in Santa Clarita this week. SCVNews.com: Currently Filming in SCV: Scorpion, NCIS, Nickelodeon Commercial

CalArts Alum Takes Home Oscar Gold for ‘Zootopia’

March 1st, 2017|Announcements|

Walt Disney Animation Studios’ “Zootopia,” which was co-directed by a CalArts alumnus, took home Oscar gold at the 2017 Academy Awards on Sunday night. The film, co-directed by 1987 CalArts graduate Rich Moore, won the [...]