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,...
Tom Maderos – First Friday @ Iveta – March 7

Tom Maderos – First Friday @ Iveta – March 7

Prolific plein air painter Tom Maderos is expanding his gaze to include the figure in great Diebenkornesque gestures evoking the introspective after-hours of 21st century life. Specifically coastal California after-hours. Some of Maderos’ explorations of the...
Bottoms Paintings @ Cafe Ivéta

Bottoms Paintings @ Cafe Ivéta

Don’t miss the show of atmospheric new oil paintings by Tom Bottoms,  at Cafe Iveta through Nov.30. Bohemian artistry at its best! Cafe Ivéta is located on the westside of Santa Cruz, @ 125 Delaware Ave., between Swift and Natural Bridges. Share this:Click to...