Saturday, October 26th, 2013
The oldest 'Frankenstein' movie in history, costumed country line dances to Stravinsky -- what's not to love at New Music Works' All Hallow's Eve extravaganza
Thursday, September 26th, 2013
The blend of wild wearable art and stylish art-influenced commercial designs at FashionART Santa Cruz is an idea whose time has come
Monday, September 23rd, 2013
Denise Rossi's palette is a room; Debbie Nargi-Brown's journey to the heart of African dance
Wednesday, September 11th, 2013
PechaKucha is a new kind of community gathering, neighbors telling neighbors about their magnificent obsessions
Friday, March 29th, 2013
By WALLACE BAINE For a woman who named herself “Shocked,” and who has, for more than 25 years, used rebellion and confrontation as her artistic muse, what happened last night at Moe’s Alley should not come as...
Thursday, March 28th, 2013
When Moe’s Alley cancelled tonight’s scheduled Michelle Shocked appearance, that left the club with an open date. So Moe’s, along with Pulse Productions and Vnes of Santa Cruz, has filled the slot with a couple of bands...
Thursday, March 14th, 2013
By WALLACE BAINE It’s called “Last Letter, First Letter” and it works like this: You and your partner play out a scene – without a script, of course – and your job is to respond with something...
Thursday, February 28th, 2013
DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) is a molecule that encodes the genetic instructions used in the development and functioning of all known living organisms. DNA is also one hell of a funny guy. Comedian DNA like many aspiring talents...
Saturday, February 23rd, 2013
By WALLACE BAINE How do you know you’re an cultural colossus? A figure of such immense influence and lasting power that you leave behind mere celebrity like the dead skin of a snake? Well, here’s a hint:...
Thursday, January 17th, 2013
As a visual artists go, Skip Epperson must be the envy of many. After all, people typically encounter his work by sitting in a comfortable seat and gazing at it for an hour or two. Skip’s art...