The Chabad Jewish Center of Ventura will host a number of Purim Celebrations throughout the holiday, beginning Wed, March 4 through Thursday, March 5, at the Pierpont Inn in Ventura. Continue reading
The Newbury Park High School Panther Band will host its 7th annual Newbury Park Jazz Festival beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 14, 2015. The Festival is a regional competition gathering middle and high school bands together from all over the southland, allowing them to showcase their talent. It is also a unique opportunity for jazz enthusiasts in the community and surrounding areas to enjoy world-class musicians as they play at an affordable local venue. Continue reading
Peers and Peri parry, making for hilarious, and sometimes poignant, goings on in the House of Parliament and fairyland, in Ventura County during the Gilbert & Sullivan Repertoire Company’s upcoming musical Iolanthe, opening March 6 at the Theatre on the Hill inThousand Oaks.
VCGSRC is happy to welcome back Karen Sonnenschein as the Fairy Queen, John Pillsbury as the Lord Chancellor, and Mariah Tobin as Iolanthe.
We also have the privilege of introducing newcomers Ariel Downs and William Vallandigham, as the lovers, Phyllis and Strephon. They are joined by Jeff Berg as Lord Tolloler, Brian Pletcher as Lord Mountararat, Isabella Mancuso as Celia, Shirley Chikukwa as Leila, and more of the VCGSRC regulars.
There will be a Champagne Gala Opening night with tickets for only $25-$30. Regular performance tickets will ranges from $17.50-$23.
There will be performances Friday and Saturday nights at 8 p.m., and on Sundays at 2 p.m. through March 29.
For tickets call the Box Office at 805-381-1246 On-line ticketing: www.hillcrestarts.com.
For more information, please call 805-491-6103.
The California Lutheran University Choir and Women’s Chorale will perform music by female composers at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 11, in Samuelson Chapel. Continue reading
Join in the fun beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, March 31, when Meadowlark Service League hosts its Charity Luncheon and Women’s Double Round-Robin Tennis Tournament. Come to the British themed “A Royal Affair” and be Queen for a day. Continue reading
Allied Artists will host an art exhibit and sale at the Santa Monica Mountains Interagency Visitor Center on Sunday, March 23 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The exhibit features more than 20 artists and will highlight seashore locales along with traditional mountain settings. Continue reading
The Representational Art Conference 2014
Crowne Plaza Ventura Beach
Sunday, March 2, through Wednesday, March 5
The Representational Art Conference 2014 will feature demonstrations, discussions and presentations on topics ranging from the healing power of portrait sitting to self-portraits in the age of Facebook. Continue reading
Avast ye Landlubbers and Maties!
Come join the pretty girls, pirates and police at the Theatre on the Hill in Thousand Oaks for a fun romp through Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Pirates of Penzance.” The show is being presented by the Ventura County Gilbert & Sullivan Repertoire Company. Continue reading
The Canine Classic Dog Walk & Festival returns at 9 a.m. on Sunday, April 27, in Juan Bautista de Anza Park, 3701 Lost Hills Road in Calabasas. Continue reading
California Lutheran University will present a free screening of an epic historical drama from China on Wednesday, Feb. 5, at Muvico Thousand Oaks 14 as part of its International Film Series. Continue reading