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Art association to tour Oliver Ranch June 27

Art association to tour Oliver Ranch June 27

ART TOUR On Sunday June 27 the Redwood Art Association will tour the Oliver Ranch Foundation, one of the San Francisco Bay area’s finest private art collections. Located 70 miles north of San Francisco in the rolling hills of Sonoma County, the foundation features 18 site-specific sculptural installations spread out over 100 acres. The collection,

Humboldt Light Opera: The Year That Was

Humboldt Light Opera Company HUMBOLDT – Humboldt Light Opera Company’s Boomer Troupe proudly presents The Year That Was, a live, virtual, production that takes on 2020, one of the most puzzling and exhausting years in recent history. Through personal narrative, music, humor and jaw dropping fun facts, the cast shares its unique perspective on the

Dell’Arte presents Baduwa’t Festival: A Gathering of the People

Dell’Arte International BLUE LAKE – Dell’Arte International is producing the five-day-and-night outdoor Baduwa’t Festival this summer, featuring live theatre acts, music and speakers.  Formerly known as the Mad River Festival, Dell’Arte is partnering with the Wiyot Tribe, Circus Nonsense and other community partners and artists to reimagine and remember what a gathering of the people

Arcata Playhouse hosts fundraiser for local musician Julie Froblom

  Arcata Playhouse The Arcata Playhouse will host a special fundraiser for extraordinary local musician Julie Froblom. Jenni & David and the Sweet Soul Band will perform in support of Julie, their saxophonist, in a virtual concert at the Arcata Playhouse on Saturday, May 15 at 7 p.m. Julie has contracted a rare lung disease,

Dell’Arte’s Cauldron of Destiny Thesis Festival

  Dell’Arte International BLUE LAKE – The Dell’Arte International School of Physical Theatre presents “The Cauldron of Destiny Thesis Festival,” featuring four original works of theatre created by this year’s graduating MFA class. The thesis festival marks the culmination of three years of graduate study by an ensemble of theatre artists.   It will be the

Faculty return to the stage at HSU

Humboldt State HSU – Join the faculty of the Humboldt State University Music Department as they return to the Fulkerson Recital Hall stage for their first-ever Livestream Faculty Artist Concert, accessible any place you have a device and internet access, on Saturday, May 1 at 7 p.m.   Visit youtu.be/JfNfq4yjiXo to access the concert. This Faculty

Dell’Arte returning to in-person learning

Dell’Arte International  BLUE LAKE – Dell’Arte International plans to return to in-person classes this fall with an immersive, decolonized and radical approach to ensemble-based physical theatre, the Professional Training Program.   After a year of implementing creative learning models such as online-only training, workshops, filmed and live-streamed performances, and working with Master’s students in a hybrid

April sees streaming shows at the Playhouse

Arcata Playhouse ARCATA – Arcata Playhouse hosts two live-streamed music performances with local artists in April.  After a successful trial run of the Arcata Playhouse four camera live-streaming system, the Playhouse is ready to hosts some lively and all live local streamed music shows in April. Starting with local sensation the SoHum Girls Band, an

‘Delineations’: a soul-searing odyssey through land use regs

Richardson describes Delineations as a “wild ride and a cosmic gut punch,” similar to simultaneously sitting through a meeting of the Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCo) while reading the Humboldt County General Plan and listening to the audio of the annual McKinleyville Community Services District Audit Report, but even better.