Galuszka at Gabriella….until March 7

Galuszka at Gabriella….until March 7

Paintings by Frank Galuszka—from the lake district of Italy to the Davenport coast— at Gabriella Cafe, January through March 2016. Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr...
Gorgeous Baroque Music

Gorgeous Baroque Music

UCSC’s notoriously ambitious Concert Choir—under the direction of Nathaniel Berman—works its way gracefully through some outstanding Baroque oratorios, works from the A-list of the 17th century—Scarlatti, Carissimi, Schütz and Charpentier—on Friday December 4th,...
Lohengrin Without Clichés

Lohengrin Without Clichés

Would you travel 7000 miles to watch a stage full of pink and white mice singing the Wedding March from Lohengrin? Well I did, and my reward—in addition to hearing sumptuous music performed in an acoustically perfect hall—was watching the reigning Lohengrin...
Venetian Jewelry Trunk Show – Sun, Aug 17

Venetian Jewelry Trunk Show – Sun, Aug 17

I own two of the sensational, one-of-a-kind necklaces made by Dale Levy. From unique glass beads made on the Murano, near Venice, this designer crafts wearable art so luscious you will probably do as I did last time she was in town. Want some. Buy some. Stop by...
Zooburbia Booksigning – BSSC – May 13

Zooburbia Booksigning – BSSC – May 13

Tai Moses brings the backstories from her new book Zooburbia to Bookshop Santa Cruz, Tuesday May 13 @ 7pm. Come listen, get your copy (a mere $14.95), and welcome the longtime Santa Cruz editor back to town! The book offers lyrical and sassy tales of urban wildlife,...