November 14, 2008
Pastel artists juried show at Esther Wells For the second year, the Esther Wells Collection will host the United Society of Pastel Artists third annual Membership Juried Show. An opening reception is planned for 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the gallery, 1390 S. Coast Hwy. Twenty-six member artists have had work juried into the exhibition, adjudicated by Robin Hall. Awards for landscape, still life and figure will be awarded during the opening reception. Along with the 26 juried artists, guest artist Sally Strand will also have work on display.
January 19, 2007
Portfolio reviews at open house The Laguna College of Art & Design, 2222 Laguna Canyon Road, will host an open house and portfolio review day on Feb. 10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free parking is available; light refreshments will be served. Prospective students will meet with admissions staff and faculty, and participate in a series of workshops on admissions, portfolio advising, federal and state aid, and scholarships. Guided tours will also be available. The students will also have an opportunity to present their portfolio to experienced college representatives, who will review and critique their work, as well as offer guidance and direction.
January 11, 2008
No Square Sondheim show tickets available No Square Theatre will present ?Side by Side by Sondheim,? celebrating the work of the composer-lyricist at 8 p.m. Feb. 1 and 2 at the Artists? Theatre, 625 Park Ave. The show, which debuted in London in 1976, features songs from shows including ?A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum,? ?Gypsy,? ?Pacific Overtures,? ?West Side Story,? ?Company,? ?Follies,? and ?A Little Night Music.? It will feature Hollywood film critic, columnist and satirist Bill Harris as the narrator and a cast of 13 singers and three musicians.
June 27, 2003
The next First Thursday Art Walk will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. July 3 CENTRAL DOWNTOWN GALLERIES Auster Studio/Gallery 133 (949) 494-9525 2405 Laguna Canyon Road www.kenauster.com Banking on Art at Wells Fargo Bank (949) 497-2234 260 Ocean Ave. "Banking On Art" is proud to present the "Second annual Laguna Canyon Artists Group Exhibition." These artists have 25 private studios and are the largest plaza of professional artists in Laguna.
June 6, 2008
Laguna College of Art & Design raised $110,000 to benefit student programs and scholarships at the 19th annual Collector’s Choice Fine Art Event and Exhibition on Saturday at the college’s campus. More than 450 people attended the sold-out event. This was the college’s largest and most successful fundraiser to date, college officials said. The evening included a silent auction, raffle and a live auction by Arts Commissioner Mike Tauber, who acted as the conductor wearing train gear and blowing a whistle.
April 23, 2004
Spring Dance Day is coming fast The California Choreographers Dance Festival will have its Spring Dance Day on May 1 and invites the public to participate in free dance classes beginning at 9 a.m. followed by an air dance concert on Laguna's Main Beach. Choreographers, Donna Sternberg and Ramaa Bharadvaj, will be premiering works commissioned by the dance festival. Classes will be at Legion Hall, 348 Legion St. The schedule is 9 to 10:15 a.m. Jazz by Deborah Brockus, 10:30 to 11:45 a.m. Modern by Stacey Printz, noon to 1:15 p.m. Dances of India by Ramaa Bharadvaj and 1:30 to 2:45 p.m. African by Erin Landry.