Posted Mar. 3, 2015, 9:43 am
The Santa Monica College Emeritus College Art Gallery presents its Annual Student Photography Exhibition start this Thursday, March 5. It will run through April 22, 2015.
Posted Mar. 1, 2015, 7:59 am
Santa Monica College’s Emeritus College Acting Troupe will presents its Spring 2015 Performance at 1 pm today, March 1.
Posted Feb. 27, 2015, 8:44 am
New West Symphony continues its 20th anniversary season theme of “Breaking New Sound” with performances of two works new to the Symphony’s repertoire, including a performance in Santa Monica on Sunday afternoon.
Posted Feb. 27, 2015, 8:43 am
Globetrotting adventure photographer, David Heath, will launch the exhibition of exclusive images from his new book, “Burma: An Enchanted Spirit” this Saturday, Feb. 28, from 5 pm to 8 pm.
Posted Feb. 26, 2015, 8:43 am
Santa Monica College launches its Spring 2015 Art Lecture Series today, a selection of eclectic lectures and presentations exploring the many facets of art in its various manifestations.
Posted Feb. 24, 2015, 9:37 am
The Santa Monica College Pete & Susan Barrett Art Gallery is currently presenting "FONDAMENTA: Future Furniture Formed in a Collective Memory,” an exhibition of original works by renowned artists Peter Shire, Matt Connors, Peter Harkawik, and Matt Paweski.
Posted Feb. 21, 2015, 9:16 am
Santa Monica Place rings in the Lunar New Year with lots of cultural entertainment this weekend.
Posted Feb. 18, 2015, 9:35 am
Acclaimed pianist Sean Chen will kick off this weekend’s Chinese Lunar New Year celebration in a performance taking place on Friday, Feb. 20, at Santa Monica Place.
Posted Feb. 16, 2015, 8:47 am
“Kitchen sink realism,” a style of theatre, as well as other art forms, popularized in Britain in the late 1950s and 1960s, illuminated the domestic challenges of every-day living of the working class. David French’s “Leaving Home” clearly falls into that genre as it explores the dynamics of a particular dysfunctional family.
Posted Feb. 13, 2015, 7:47 am
The thirteenth annual Santa Monica READS community reading program will host a kickoff celebration this Saturday, Feb. 14, at 2 pm, in the Main Library’s North Entry Courtyard, 601 Santa Monica Blvd.
Posted Feb. 10, 2015, 9:11 am
Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District will present the 66th annual Stairway of the Stars event at Barnum Hall at Santa Monica High School starting tonight and continuing on Thursday night (Feb. 12) and next Wednesday night (Feb. 18).
Posted Feb. 8, 2015, 9:00 am
“GETT: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem” is an award-winning film and Israel’s submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. This is the third film in a trilogy, which began more than a decade ago.
Posted Feb. 8, 2015, 8:33 am
English singer-songwriter Sam Smith is poised for a big night at tonight's 57th annual Grammy Awards, carrying nominations in the top three categories of song, record and album of the year, along with a nod for best new artist.
Posted Feb. 5, 2015, 3:41 pm
An updated and relocated presentation of the classic science fiction radio drama "War of the Worlds" will be staged at at Highways Performance Space in Santa Monica at 8:30 pm this Friday, Feb. 6.
Posted Feb. 3, 2015, 9:45 am
Sightings of whales along the Southern California coast are already exceeding last year’s record-breaking numbers. Come show some love for the whales at Heal the Bay’s Santa Monica Pier Aquarium during “Whale of a Weekend” next weekend on Feb 14 and 15.
Posted Feb. 2, 2015, 9:32 am
Former Men at Work frontman Colin Hay along with singer/songwriter Stephen Bishop (hits include On and On, Separate Lives) will join talented Santa Monica-Malibu Unified student musicians and international recording artists Venice for the 11th benefit concert to support the Santa Monica-Malibu Education Foundation’s For The Arts campaign.
Posted Jan. 30, 2015, 9:06 am
The Santa Monica Cultural Affairs Division is currently presenting the 6th Annual “Fireside at the Miles” performance series at the historic Miles Memorial Playhouse at 1130 Lincoln Blvd.
Posted Jan. 29, 2015, 8:32 am
An opening night reception will be held for the sixth annual Art Los Angeles Contemporary art fair in Santa Monica tonight, featuring a diverse selection of galleries and artists. The public reception from 7 pm to 9 pm.
Posted Jan. 29, 2015, 8:15 am
Santa Monica-Malibu Unified's middle and high school students will showcase their work at the District’s annual visual art show this week at Roberts Arts Gallery.
Posted Jan. 27, 2015, 9:35 am
Hershey Felder’s theatrical franchise of musical story telling with photos has made him famous for inhabiting such renowned composers, from Beethoven to Bach, to his latest biographical incarnation of Irving Berlin at the Geffen Playhouse.
Posted Jan. 23, 2015, 6:00 am
The New West Symphony’s principal violist Lauren Chipman will make her solo debut with the orchestra this weekend – including a performance in Santa Monica on Sunday – as part of the third Masterpiece Series concert of the Symphony’s 20th anniversary season.
Posted Jan. 17, 2015, 9:09 am
Santa Monica's Museum of Flying, in conjunction with Kilo Foxtrot films, has announced the kick-off of the Museum of Flying Film Festival Series with the Los Angeles premiere of the documentary, “Flying The Feathered Edge:The Bob Hoover Project.”
Posted Jan. 17, 2015, 8:42 am
Parades will be held in Long Beach and Gardena today to honor slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., while other observances will take place in Culver City, Lancaster, Pasadena, West Hollywood and at the California Science Center in Exposition Park.
Posted Jan. 16, 2015, 9:07 am
The Santa Monica Symphony Orchestra celebrates the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with its annual Martin Luther King Day concert this Saturday, Jan. 17, at 2:30 pm at the SGI Auditorium, 525 Wilshire Blvd. in Santa Monica.
Posted Jan. 16, 2015, 9:04 am
Orchestra Santa Monica celebrates its move to the Moss Theatre in Santa Monica’s New Roads School by presenting an all-Mozart concert this Sunday, Jan. 18 – a few days before the composer’s birthday.