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The Found Theatre Hosts Three Performances Of New Performance Piece “Feral Child”


Feral Child is a performance art piece centering around Greta, a distraught young woman, and her perspective of societal constructs. After throwing a tantrum, she fragments her personality into six facets: Logic, Confusion, Sullen, Manic, Curiosity, and Maternal.

El Dorado Neighborhood Library to Host LA Opera Talk on The Barber of Seville


On Saturday, February 7, at 2:00 PM, the El Dorado Neighborhood Library will host an LA Opera Community Educator, who will present a multi-media program about the opera The Barber of Seville.

Expo Arts Center Opens Black History Month Exhibit on First Fridays


Live music and more than 5,000 historical artifacts headline a weekend-long celebration of African American history and culture at the Expo Arts Center. “Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow,” a Black History Month event, takes place February 6 through 8 and kicks off with a special celebration at February’s First Fridays in Bixby Knolls.

Disney On Ice Presents Frozen: Tickets Go on Sale Jan. 27


Feld Entertainment, Inc., the worldwide leader in producing live touring family entertainment, has launched its 34th Disney On Ice production that will bring the Academy Award® winning and beloved #1 animated feature film of all time, Disney’s Frozen, to life.

Arts Council Announces 2014-15 Grantees


The Arts Council for Long Beach is proud to announce the 25 artists and arts organizations funded through the annual grant programs for 2014-2015. Generously supported through the City of Long Beach’s allocation for the arts, these artists and arts organizations represent the diversity and vibrancy of our city and artists.

CSULB Art Professor Fran Siegel Awarded International Fulbright Fellowship

Fran Siegel

Fran Siegel Fran Siegel, professor of art at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) was just awarded the prestigious international Fulbright Fellowship to Brazil for four months during the period of July 2015 through June 2016.

The Found Theatre Presents Long Beach Artist Jenny Jacobs In One-Woman Cabaret: “Coming Home”

Jenny Jacobs

Jenny Jacobs In 2005, Jenny Jacobs set out on an adventure that took her across the country to Philadelphia. In the fall of 2013, she returned to her home town of Long Beach where she continues her personal mission of deepening the community’s appreciation for the performing arts as a teacher, performer, choreographer…and always a dreamer.

Grand Openings Highlight January ArtXwalk


ArtExchange (ArtX) proudly announces the grand opening of the newest addition to its roster of studio artists, The Collective Print Shop, at artXwalk on January 10, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM.

Long Beach Opera Opens 2015 Season with Los Angeles Premiere of Thérèse Raquin


Long Beach Opera’s 2015 Season of “Desire. Passion. Corruption” opens with the Los Angeles Premiere of composer Tobias Picker’s sensual adaptation of Émile Zola’s novel, Thérèse Raquin. LBO’s new production takes place January 24 and February 1, 2015 at the Warner Grand Theatre in San Pedro.

Long Beach Shakespeare Company Presents Sherlock Holmes and the Valley of Fear


The Long Beach Shakespeare Company presents Sherlock Holmes and the Valley of Fear, adapted from Arthur Conan Doyle’s novel for a live webcast, performed in the old-time-radio style, with live sound effects performed by the actors.

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