Added THU, FEB 9TH 2012

Kids love arts camps

Great choices for kids and families:
a performance of Cinderella,
plus Winter & Summer Camps

Join us on Sunday, March 18, at 1pm for our next Family Theatre performance: Cinderella! This production, presented by California Theatre Center, has all the beloved elements of the classic fairy tale: the wicked stepmother, the Royal Ball, the glass slipper, and of course Prince Charming! Our last two family shows sold out, so purchase tickets today to secure your seats! Purchase online or call the Box Office at 408-961-5858 10am-4pm Monday-Friday.


Circus Arts Camp And in case you missed it, our 2012 Summer Camp calendar has been released! The Members' Pre-Sale for these camps will run from February 10-21; if you're a Member, you should have already received your early registration password and your calendar in the mail (email twelty@montalvoarts.org if you didn't receive either of these). If you have kids but you're not yet a Member, now is a perfect time to join! Summer Camp registration for the general public begins February 22.


There is also limited space remaining in our Winter Camps, which run February 20-24. Both Residency Design Camp and Circus Arts Camp are great ways to keep your kids engaged in the arts during their break from school. Online registration through UltraCamp is available 24 hrs a day, 7 days a week. Sign your kids up today!

Our pre-show cocktail hour:

Martini Madness!


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Get the night rolling for The Second City: Laugh Out Loud and Women Fully Clothed with MARTINI MADNESS!


All ticket holders for the Second City show on Saturday, March 10, at 8pm and the Women Fully Clothed show on Thursday, April 19, at 7:30pm are invited to join us in the historic Villa one hour prior to showtime to get in the mood for the night's performance with a fabulous martini bar and delectable hors d'oeuvres - all for just $25 per person! 


Martini Madness! will include a hosted martini bar with specialty cocktails, beer & wine, and non-alchoholic beverages. Sample menu items include pulled pork sliders, portabella mushroom sandwiches with fennel apple salad, chicken satay skewers, heirloom tomato gazpacho, and mocha truffles.


You must RSVP in advance, so call the Box Office at 408-961-5858 10am-4pm Mon-Fri - and be a part of Martini Madness!


at a glance:


Fri, February 10, 8pm

Willie K - SOLD OUT!


Sat, February 11

5:30pm: Valentine's Dinner by Le Papillon

8pm: An Evening with Spencer Day


Sun, February 12, 7:30pm

Eddie Palmieri & the Brian Lynch Jazz Quartet


Sat, February 18, 8pm

Daniil Trifonov


February 20-24

Winter Arts Camps


Fri, February 24, 6pm

Final Fridays: Bobby Previte & Andrea Kleine


Sat, February 25, 11am

Historic Villa Tour


Sun, February 26, 3pm

St Michael Trio - Brahms & Schumann: It's Complicated


Sun, February 26, 7:30pm 

Simone Dinnerstein (rescheduled from January)


Sat, March 3, 10am

Master Gardener Workshop: Growing Great Summer Vegetables


Wed, March 7, 7pm

Chit-Chat Club: Sustaining Landscapes


Spencer Day

A romantic evening with Spencer Day


Limited tickets are still available for An Evening with Spencer Day this Saturday, February 11, at 8pm, and for our special Pre-Concert Valentine's Celebration Dinner catered by Le Papillon at 5:30pm.


Set the stage for romance before the concert with an elegant three-course meal prepared by Le Papillon executive chef Scott Cooper and served in the Grand Hall of the 100-year-old historic Villa overlooking Montalvo's beautiful Great Lawn.


After dinner, proceed to the Spencer Day concert in the intimate Carriage House Theatre. Day's charming wit, sweet love songs, and lively, entertaining style are sure to delight both you and your loved one!


Tickets for the Dinner/Concert combo are just $130 (beverage, tax, and gratuity not included), and must be purchased in advance by calling Le Papillon at 408-296-3730. Concert-only tickets are also available, and can be purchased online or through the Montalvo Box Office at 408-961-5858 10am-4pm Monday-Friday.


Master Gardener Workshop:

Growing Great Summer Vegetables 


Edgar Lo
Master Gardener Edgar Lo

Join Master Gardener Edgar Lo on Saturday, March 3, from 10-11:30am as he teaches participants how to grow strong and flavorful summer vegetables including beets, beans, peppers, carrots, and summer squash. Lo is the original cultivator of the "Ed's Millennium" tomato, which has garnered praise in tastings at the Master Gardeners of Santa Clara County and beyond! 


Tickets ($30 for General Admission or $20 for Members) are only available through the Montalvo Box Office at 408-961-5858 10am-4pm Mon-Fri.


Heart of Silicon Valley

benefit concert March 4



Heart of Silicon Valley is hosting a benefit concert for the Square Peg Foundation on Sunday, March 4, from 4-8:30pm in the historic Villa and Carriage House Theatre at Montalvo. Featuring performances by LUCE, Megan Slankard, and other surprise guests, the event also includes a food & wine reception and a silent auction. Click here for more information, or visit hosv.org to purchase your tickets today!