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Smokin’ Cobras opening summer concerts

DOWNEY – The Smokin’ Cobras, an oldies group that replicates the sounds of the 50s with a modern energy and style, will perform this Wednesday, July 2, as […]

Cerritos Center releases 2014-15 schedule

CERRITOS – Former “Tonight Show” host Jay Leno will open the 2014-15 season at the Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts (CCPA) with appearances Sept. 27-28 The a […]

Rock band to perform debut album

DOWNEY – Los Angeles-based rock band Dream Alive will release its debut album, “Before The Dawn,” at the Stardust Club in Downey on July 12. The record features […]

Excursion to see ‘Les Miserables’

DOWNEY – Downey’s Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring a trip to the La Mirada Performing Arts Center to take in a performance of “Les Miserables” on June […]

Terry Fator

Las Vegas headliner and “America’s Got Talent” winner Terry Fator will perform at the Fox Performing Arts Center in Riverside this Saturday, May 31. Tickets start at $74 […]

Andy Gerges and Darcy Porter-Phillips star in “The Philanderer”, now playing at the Long Beach Playhouse.
‘The Philanderer’ a classic battle of the sexes

New production at the Long Beach Playhouse follows Leonard, a philanderer who loves to woo women but cannot commit to a prolonged relationship.

Indie film screening in Downey

DOWNEY – “50 to 1,” a new independent film about a misfit group of New Mexico cowboys who find themselves on the journey of a lifetime when their […]

Oak Ridge Boys in La Mirada

LA MIRADA – Country and gospel band The Oak Ridge Boys, owners of a Grammy Award and 12 gold records, will perform twice at the La Mirada Theatre […]

St. Pius X performing ‘Alice in Wonderland’

DOWNEY – Students at St. Pius X — St. Matthias Academy’s Performing Arts Department will present “Alice in Wonderland” next weekend, May 16-17. Both performances are at 7 […]

Parachute will headline Brave Fest at St. John Bosco High School this Sunday.
St. John Bosco launches music festival

BELLFLOWER – The first annual Brave Fest, a music festival planned by high school students under the guidance of industry professionals, will be held at St. John Bosco […]

Riverside theater releases schedule

RIVERSIDE – The Fox Performing Arts Center in Riverside has released its 2014-15 season lineup, headlined by performances of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” and the smash hit […]

St. Pius X performing ‘Alice in Wonderland’

DOWNEY – Students at St. Pius X — St. Matthias Academy’s Performing Arts Department will present “Alice in Wonderland” next weekend, May 16-17. Both performances are at 7 […]

LB Playhouse releases studio schedule

New season began this month with opening of “In the Next Room.”

Review: Mike Ferguson at Stay Gallery

DOWNEY – Stay Gallery’s current exhibit features Mike Ferguson, who lives in South Gate. His art is full of paradox: whimsical yet profound; down-to-earth yet spiritual; familiar yet […]

Fashion show June 9

DOWNEY – The Downey Newcomers Club will host its annual fashion show Monday, June 9, at the Rio Hondo Event Center. Tickets are $25 and the public is […]

Comedy to premiere in Long Beach

LONG BEACH – A new comedy film, “Midnight Cabby,” filmed entirely in Southern California, will make its premiere Sunday, May 11, at the Art Theatre in Long Beach. […]

La Mirada Theater releases 2014-15 schedule

LA MIRADA – The La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts has released its 2014-15 season schedule, highlighted with the world premiere of the musical “Pride and Prejudice” […]

Symphony music: better than recess

Symphony quintet enthralls Old River Elementary fourth grade students.

Students performing Shakespeare with a twist

DOWNEY – Downey High School students will perform William Shakespeare’s classic romantic comedy, “Much Ado About Nothing,” opening May 3. Students will portray Shakespeare’s tale of clever matchmaking, […]

Family carnival at Golden Park

DOWNEY – Families are invited to a “Bunny Breakfast and Extravaganza” at Golden Park on Saturday, April 12. The breakfast is sold out, but there will be free […]