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BEGINNING FRI, OCTOBER 18
(Project Space Gallery)
Mountains in My Spoon: Artists and Food at the Lucas Artists Residency
The Lucas Artists Residency Program (LAP) at the Montalvo Arts Center has long fostered a special relationship between artists and food. The LAP was the first artist residency in the US to offer emerging chefs a yearlong culinary fellowship and the chance to live and create alongside writers, composers, sculptors, and other artists. Since the residency re-opened in 2004 it has hosted nine chefs whose ...
BEGINNING FRI, FEBRUARY 28
(Project Space Gallery)
L O V E : Creativity, Connection, Community
Less than 50 years ago, “the Summer of Love” was more than a pop culture fad: it aspired to bring about a major social and political shift in America. Today, however, we face a near total lack of public debate about love as the basis of connection, understanding, and acceptance in our culture and our communities.Technological innovation makes it possible for us to be ...
BEGINNING SAT, FEBRUARY 8
(Lucas Artists Program Commons)
Valentine's Day Card Workshop
Saturday, February 8, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. ||
SAT FEBRUARY 1, 2014 8 P.M. (Carriage House Theatre)
Dan Hicks & the Hot Licks
“So few truly original figures exist in pop music that Dan Hicks should be a national treasure” —The San Francisco ChronicleAn infectious sense of rhythm, hip lyrical styling, laid-back vocalizing, and infamous on-stage wit all bolster Hicks’s unique blend ...
SUN FEBRUARY 9, 2014 3 P.M. (Historic Villa)
The Saint Michael Trio
"These guys are good, very good. They play with zest and sparkle, and then catch you off guard with playing that is sensitive and surprisingly delicate." Fanfare MagazineThe opening notes from his 5th Symphony (da-da-da-dum) may be the most recognized ...
THU FEBRUARY 13, 2014 7:30 P.M. (Carriage House Theatre)
40th Anniversary Tour!
“They are truly the premier jazz/funk/pop group of this generation” —Jazz Times 2014 presents a dual milestone year for jazz's legendary innovators Spyro Gyra. First is that it marks 40 years as a band; second is the ...
SAT FEBRUARY 22, 2014 8 P.M. (Carriage House Theatre)
The Second City
Happily Ever Laughter tour
“Cleverly imagined and sharply executed...smart, versatile, and fiercely interactive” —The Chicago Sun-Times Back for their third consecutive year! This wildly original, ever-daring, and truly hilarious sketch comedy troupe has been the launch pad for stars like Steve Carell, Tina ...
FRI FEBRUARY 28, 2014 6 P.M. (Project Space Gallery)
Final Friday Art Party:
Opening Reception for "L O V E"
with Jen Shyu
Jen Shyu, a Taiwanese-East Timorese-American composer, vocalist, and musician, presents an evening of music inspired by a selection of texts on love. The performance is followed by the opening reception for L O V E in the Project Space Gallery ...Tagged : flourish
MON FEBRUARY 3, 2014 9:30 A.M. and 11:30 A.M. ( School & Teacher event) (Carriage House Theatre)
Big Drum, Small World
featuring Metta Quintet plus special guests
Jazz from around the world!This immersive, globally themed multimedia program features performances of all new commissions by prominent, internationally recognized jazz composers hailing from countries as diverse as West Africa, Israel, Cuba, Puerto Rico, India, and the United States ...
FRI FEBRUARY 28, 2014 9:30 A.M. and 11:30 A.M. ( School & Teacher event) (Carriage House Theatre)
American roots music and comedic storytelling"Randy Kaplan is one of those happy-they-exist people you can't quite tell is playing kids' music. And yet he is...He'll introduce kids to authentic-sounding originals as well as Tin Pan Alley ...
BEGINNING MON, FEBRUARY 3
( School & Teacher event)
Master Class with the performers following the morning's school show. Class will be held offsite at a local school.Schedule through the Education Department by email or by calling ...
THU FEBRUARY 27, 2014 6 P.M.
Director's Circle Donor Appreciation Event
Join us for a "Thank you" event for all Members at the $2500 - $9999 levels. This catered event will take place at a Trustee's home.Wine provided by Kathryn Kennedy Winery and J. Lohr Vineyards.Music by pianist Tom ...