March 30, 2015

Allied Artists Exhibit at King Gillette Ranch, March 29

 Visitors are invited to enjoy original work by local artists at the Allied Artists of the Santa Monica Mountains & Seashore Art Exhibit from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday, March 29, at the Santa Monica Mountains Interagency Visitor Center at King Gillette Ranch, 26876 Mulholland Highway. The free event, co-sponsored by Allied Artists, the National Park Service and Western National Parks Association, features paintings of the … [Read More...]

Submissions Due for Topanga Film Festival, April 1

 Filmmakers have six days to submit their films for the Eleventh Topanga Film Festival (TFF), July 30 to August 2. This year’s festival will celebrate with live performances, a virtual reality lounge and new film categories of Music Videos; Experimental Short Films; Interactive Installations; Wildlife Shorts; New Energy Shorts and Features; and a new Screenplay Competition in the genres of Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi and Drama that will be launched to furt… [Read More...]

Topanga Symphony Concert—Flute and Oboe Front and Center

 The March concert of the Topanga Symphony’s 33rd season brought the principal oboist Margreet Ray and principal flutist Paulie Davis front and center from the middle of the orchestra where they are mostly unseen but where the musical voices of their instruments are heard in the many performances they have played. In this concert, they would appear together to perform a lovely piece from Gustav Holtz’s “A Fugal Concerto.” … [Read More...]

Oceanaires Annual Spring Show

 The Santa Monica Oceanaires proudly announces their Annual Spring Show, “Radio Days Goes West,” that will be held at the Paul Revere Charter Middle School Auditorium on April 25 at 2 p.m. The Oceanaires’ Spring Shows are always a fun attraction for the entire family with the unique blend of music and humor. This year, their guest singers are the Paul Revere Middle School Madrigal Singers, directed by Colleen Cronin, and the Palisades High School Barber… [Read More...]

Disney’sNewsies at Pantages, Through April 19

 “They delivered the papers, until they made the headlines." Direct from Broadway comes Newsies , the smash-hit, crowd-pleasing new musical from Disney. Winner of the 2012 Tony Awards® for Best Score and Best Choreography, Newsies has audiences and critics alike calling it “a musical worth singing about!” (The New York Times) Filled with one heart-pounding number after another, it’s a high-energy explosion of song and dance you just don’t… [Read More...]

“Travelscope” Honored with 2015 Taiwan Tourism Award

 In recognition of its 2014 Emmy win for Outstanding Host and"Travelscope's" Season 7’s Taiwan Lantern Festival episode, Joseph Rosendo and Julie Rosendo were presented with the prestigious Taiwan Tourism Award, which was given by the Taiwan Tourism Bureau in Taipei on March 3. During the week of Chinese New Year festivities, Joseph and Julie were further recognized by magistrate (Taiwan’s highest county government official… [Read More...]