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FIDM Museum Presents Capturing the Catwalk

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For those of you fascinated with the fashion show and, in particular, follow the history of this theatrical event, FIDM Museum's Capturing the Catwalk: Runway Photography from the Michel Arnaud Archive exhibit showcases runway photography, garments, accessories, and ephemera during the 1970s - 1990s.
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JUN
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Brian McDonald Joins ETC as Director of Education and Outreach

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Award-winning Actor, Director and Educator Brian McDonald Joins Ensemble Theatre Company as Director of Education and Outreach
 
Santa Barbara, CA – Ensemble Theatre Company (ETC) at the New Vic, Santa Barbara’s leading professional, resident theater company, is proud to welcome new Director of Education and Outreach, Brian McDonald, to its expanding staff of theater professionals. Mr. McDonald brings his impressive resume of screen, stage, and teaching experience to the helm of ETC’s Young Actors Conservatory, which offers advanced performance training for ages 14–18 under the direction of professional theater artists. This year’s program will also feature intimate seminars with acclaimed actors, including five-time Emmy Award nominee Meredith Baxter (“Family,” “Family Ties,” ETC’s City of Conversation), Emmy Award and Ovation Awards winner Joe Spano (“Hill Street Blues,” “NCIS”), Tony nominated, and Emmy Award and Golden Globe winners Cheri and Bill Steinkellner (“Sister Act The Musical”, “Cheers”, “Teacher’s Pet”).
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JUN
25
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Artist Opening: Richard Franklin

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Richard Franklin

July 12 to September 9, 2018 

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JUN
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Studio Channel Islands Receives Grant for Arts and Health Program

VCCF Grant for SCIGrant supports SCI’s Memory Café, art classes for stroke survivors and hospice program
Camarillo, Calif.Ventura County Community Foundation (VCCF) has awarded Studio Channel Islands (SCI) a grant in the amount of $28,820 to support its Arts and Health programming. Funding will be used to expand its Memory Cafes (creative social events for individuals with memory loss and their caregivers), art classes with hospice (workshops for children in bereavement counseling) and stroke survivor art classes. Funding for the grant will come from the Ruth Daily Livingston Fund.
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JUN
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Artist Opening: Susan Seaberry

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Susan Seaberry

July 12 to September 9, 2018 

Fox Fine JewelryVentura, CA
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JUN
25
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Susan Egan, Broadway Original Belle Starring in Beauty And The Beast

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 5-STAR THEATRICALS*

Presents the Third and Final Show of its 2017-2018 SEASON with
SUSAN EGAN starring as BELLE in
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
Music by Alan Menken Lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice
Book by Linda Woolverton
Musical Direction by Dan Redfeld
Choreography by Cheryl Baxter
Directed by Yvette Lawrence

The Original “Belle” Returns Beginning
Friday, July 20 at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza!

Thousand Oaks, Calif…5-STAR THEATRICALS (formerly Cabrillo Music Theatre) is thrilled to announce that Broadway’s original “Belle” SUSAN EGAN, will reprise her iconic performance once again (for one last time!) in its final show of its 2017-2018 season, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman & Tim Rice, book by Linda Woolverton (based on the Disney film), musical direction by Dan Redfeld, choreography by Cheryl Baxter and directed by Yvette Lawrence. BEAUTY AND THE BEAST will open on Friday, July 20, 2018 and runs through Sunday, July 29, 2018 at the 1,800-seat Kavli Theatre at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 Thousand Oaks Boulevard in Thousand Oaks.
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JUN
23
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Three Week Comedy Theatre Camp Inside a Real Theatre!

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For the first time ever, Gold Coast Theatre Conservatory and Young Artists Ensemble will join together to present a Summer Theatre Camp. This inaugural camp offering provides an opportunity for young people in grades 3 – 12 to present a full-length comedy play, while learning comic timing, character development, voice, and movement skills. The camp setting is Mondays through Fridays from 9 am to 3 pm, July 9 through 27. Performances are in the Theatre on the Hill at the Hillcrest Center on Friday and Saturday, July 27 and 29, 2018. Classes are in Thousand Oaks at the Four Friends Gallery, 1414 Thousand Oaks Blvd. for the first two weeks and will move up to the Theatre on the Hill, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive for the final week of tech rehearsals in the theatre. Space is limited to 20 students and there is no double-casting.
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JUN
19
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Studio Channel Islands Hosts the NEXT Big Thing Exhibition

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 Renowned art critic Peter Frank to jury fine art of American artists from around the country
Camarillo, Calif. — Studio Channel Islands will launch the NEXT Big Thing exhibition with an opening reception 4 to 6 p.m., July 7, in SCI’s Blackboard Gallery located at 2222 E. Ventura Blvd., Camarillo. The NEXT Big Thing showcases the fine and bold art of various American artists from all around the country including video, film, performance, sound and installation art. This exhibition will be on display July 5 to August 18.
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JUN
14
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"Inaugural Alumni Enterprise Awards Winners"

 Inaugural Alumni Enterprise Awards Winners

Music Academy of the West Announces Winners of Inaugural Alumni Enterprise Awards;

Total of $90,000 Awarded for Innovative Programs

June 13, 2018 - A pioneer of thought leadership in music and the arts, Music Academy of the West is thrilled to announce the winners of its inaugural Alumni Enterprise Awards. Open to all alumni of the Academy’s Summer Festival, the awards program was announced last year to fund original classical music projects with significant community impact. A total cash prize of $90,000 will be shared among the six winning alumni: tenor Benjamin Bliss, violist Molly Carr and pianist Anna Petrova, pianist Theresa Kim, mezzo-soprano Brenda Patterson, and pianist Evan Shinners. They and their projects were chosen from more than 50 applicants by the Academy’s senior management in collaboration with its National Advisory Council, comprising four key figures in arts and business management. Winners will be in attendance to speak about their initiatives at the Academy’s second Classical Evolution/Revolution Conference on June 22.
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JUN
12
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33 Variations

33 variations
“33 Variations,” a play bridging two centuries surrounded by the music of Beethoven, live on stage each performance
Ojai, CA The 2018 season for the Ojai Art Center Theater has been a huge success so far with On Golden Pond, Macbeth and Bakersfield Mist playing to sold-out houses and the reaction from the community so warmly gratifying. The season is on a winding road that has and will continue to break new ground in theatrical offerings for the OACT. That is exemplified through the next production, 33 Variations, opening June 22.
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