Posted Dec. 11, 2013, 9:33 am
The Santa Monica History Museum invites children in grades kindergarten through fifth to a free crafts and story workshop from 10:30 am 11:30 am this Saturday, Dec. 14.
Posted Dec. 11, 2013, 9:26 am
Spectrum Athletic Club in Santa Monica and the greater Los Angeles area are teaming with the Hollenbeck Youth Center for its annual "Giving Tree."
Posted Dec. 11, 2013, 9:10 am
Belgian actor Johan Heldenbergh is an amazing multi-talented man. He is the writer of the original play “The Broken Circle Breakdown” and played the lead character of Didier. He has resurrected the role in the film version, co-written by Carl Joos and Felix van Groeningen, who also directed.
Posted Dec. 9, 2013, 9:17 am
This Saturday, more than 30 Santa Monica bars and restaurants will open their doors to thousands of revelers taking part in the 5th Annual SANTA Monica Pub Crawl.
Posted Dec. 7, 2013, 9:18 am
The Fairmont Miramar Hotel in Santa Monica presents “Meet Me Under The Fig Tree” this Sunday – an afternoon of free festivities including live music, pictures with Santa Claus, whimsical gingerbread houses, seasonal crafts, holiday story readings, a bounce house, and snow.
Posted Dec. 7, 2013, 9:06 am
Artists Susan Tibbles and Sunny Bak are currently presenting a “hometown” show in Santa Monica, exhibiting a new collaboration dealing with pop culture and fabrics of society, featuring psychologically charged images and rare portraits of Andy Warhol, Yoko Ono, Jackie Onassis, Elizabeth Taylor, and many more icons from the ‘70s.
Posted Dec. 6, 2013, 9:45 am
This Saturday, the Santa Monica Art Studios hosts a reception from 6 pm to 8 pm for its holiday show. Original art makes a wonderful gift. At SMAS, you’ll find all types of mediums offered by an eclectic group of artists.
Posted Dec. 6, 2013, 9:40 am
An opening reception will be held this Saturday at TAG Gallery in Santa Monica for a new exhibition featuring the works of Shelley Lazarus, Ernie Marjoram, and Jane Peterson.
Posted Dec. 6, 2013, 9:36 am
The Off Their Jingle Bell Rockers are back, ready to rock for the holidays. The Rockers have performed together for more than 10 years and have been a crowd pleaser for popular events such as the Montana Avenue Holiday Walk and the Main Street Holiday Extravaganza.
Posted Dec. 6, 2013, 9:31 am
The echoes of Kurt Weill’s dark footsteps on the Santa Monica pier will be heard on the historic seaside structure. Tony Award-winning actor/director Paul Sand's limited-run show at the new West End Theatre transforms an enclosed observation deck at the end of the Santa Monica pier into what will be a cabaret-style performing space.
Posted Dec. 6, 2013, 9:29 am
The Santa Monica College Theatre Arts and Music Departments presents “Plaid Tidings” Dec. 6-15, at the Theatre Arts Main Stage on the SMC main campus, 1900 Pico Boulevard, Santa Monica.
Posted Dec. 6, 2013, 9:25 am
Main Street in Santa Monica will be getting into the holiday spirit this Saturday when they host street-wide holiday parties and sidewalk sales. More than 55 businesses will be participating, offering holiday beverages, snacks, sweets, door prizes and more.
Posted Dec. 5, 2013, 8:12 am
Professional Bellydance performer and instructor, Sa’eeda, will be hosting a Holiday Bellydance Show this Saturday night along with her troupe, Sirens of the Sahara, at the Marine Park Recreation Center Auditorium in Santa Monica from 6:30 pm to 9 pm.
Posted Dec. 5, 2013, 7:58 am
Main Street in Santa Monica will be getting into the holiday spirit this Saturday, Dec. 7 when they host street-wide holiday parties and sidewalk sales. More than 55 businesses will be participating, offering holiday beverages, snacks, sweets, door prizes and more.
Posted Dec. 5, 2013, 7:54 am
The temperature may be cooling down but the number of happenings is heating up with the arrival of the holiday season. Every year Santa Monica hosts a series of holiday events and activities that light up Downtown, bringing a festive holiday spirit to the city.
Posted Dec. 5, 2013, 7:50 am
Students from local ballet school Dance Studio No. 1 invite the community to celebrate the holiday season next month during two performances. Two productions are being prepared for community presentation: “Peter and the Wolf” performed by the school’s junior dancers aged 6-11, and “Dances Through the Year” performed by the senior dancers aged 12-18.
Posted Dec. 3, 2013, 9:03 am
Lois Lambert Gallery in Santa Monica is currently showing the kinetic art works by nine artists as part of a new exhibition that runs through Jan. 5.
Posted Dec. 2, 2013, 9:23 am
What happens to us if we keep being angry at the people who bullied and tormented us during our lives? If we die with all that anger in us, could we be trapped here? Tethered to earth by the sheer weight of our resentments? Are ghosts simply people who couldn’t get past their own troubled emotions?
Posted Nov. 29, 2013, 9:35 am
Nationally touring pop/folk artist Seth Glier will be performing in Santa Monica on Saturday night at 7:30 pm for a show with Crystal Bowersox at McCabe’s Guitar Shop.
Posted Nov. 29, 2013, 9:30 am
Craig Krull Gallery this weekend opens a new exhibition Saturday featuring artists Phranc and John Huggins plus a group show of small snowscape paintings by seven artists.
Posted Nov. 29, 2013, 9:23 am
When one thinks of Santa Monica’s Montana Avenue, images of a happening street come to mind: chic boutiques, trendy art galleries, and eclectic gourmet restaurants.
Posted Nov. 29, 2013, 9:03 am
Catch the Country Legends performing at not just one, but two Small Business Saturday events in Santa Monica this Saturday, Nov. 30.
Posted Nov. 28, 2013, 9:10 am
Santa Monica will celebrate Small Business Day this Saturday, Nov. 30. Local businesses all over Los Angeles will participate. Since the holidays are so close, the Pico Improvement Organization has a special event.
Posted Nov. 28, 2013, 9:07 am
Santa Monica Playhouse has welcomed the return of the original Chris DeCarlo and Evelyn Rudie musical comedy “Alice and the Wonderful Tea Party” as its 2013 holiday family theatre musical offering weekends through Dec. 15.
Posted Nov. 24, 2013, 7:17 am
The deadline to apply for the Santa Monica Arts Foundation's second annual Arts Leadership Awards is 5 pm on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013.