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...