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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 […]

Shakespeare musical comedy at Cerritos College

NORWALK – “The Boys from Syracuse,” a musical comedy about twins and women chased, will be performed next month by the Cerritos College Theatre Department. The first musical […]

Local band Fathers & Suns performing live show

DOWNEY – Long Beach band Fathers & Suns will perform at Stay Gallery next Thursday, April 17, at 9 p.m. The band is comprised by Arturo Bandini (guitars […]

Front row: Andrew Lopez, Jasmine Mijangos, Dominic Gutierrez, Cynthia Aragon, and Sophia Correa. Second row: Claire Smith, Anais Macias, Valerie Flores, Frederick Guzman, Nick Portillo, Dilan Ajtun, Eddie Estrella, Sebastian Contreras, Nicholas Correa, Anthony Prado, Vanessa Romero, and Giselle Mora. Third row: Mariah Guevara, Linda Gaspar, Dayanara Lucio, Natalie Aguirre, Lilly Gonzalez, Andrea Gonzalez, Keily Valerio, Jeremias Aguinada, Jasmine Marroquin, and Melissa Gutierrez. Back row: Nathan Harder, Simmy Rai, Cesar Hernandez, and Ana Sofia Rodriguez.
Doty Middle School’s 31 advanced drama students

With the help of lighting technician Jeff Toussieng and drama teacher Julie Moren, Doty Middle School’s 31 advanced drama students put on the comedy, “Knights of the Rad […]

Humor of groucho marx recreated at cerritos center

CERRITOS – The biting humor of Groucho Marx will be recreated on stage at the Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts Sunday, April 13, at 3 p.m. Celebrated […]

‘Next to Normal’ opening in Long Beach

LONG BEACH – California Repertory Company concludes its 2013-2014 season with the Tony and Pulitzer prize-winning musical “Next to Normal,” running April 18 through May 10 at the […]

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 […]

Music festival taking sign-ups

DOWNEY – Applications are still being accepted from those who would like to perform at Make Music Downey, Saturday, June 14. Make Music Downey is a free, public, […]

Local Downey band New American

This Friday night, local Downey band New American will be releasing their self-titled album at Stay Gallery. The event begins at 7 p.m. and ends at 11 p.m., […]

Gospel musical to debut at Downey Theatre

DOWNEY – “2025 Sodium,” a contemporary gospel musical about a dazzling and outspoken woman who defies her husband’s appalling directions, will premiere at the Downey theatre on March […]

Symphony concert to feature Latin composers

DOWNEY – Great orchestras don’t just play beautiful music, they inspire it. The Spanish composer Oscar Navarro admires the Downey Symphony so much that he composed and named […]

'Rebel Without a Cause' opens Feb. 28

NORWALK – The Cerritos College Theatre Department will present “Rebel Without a Cause,” the story of a rebellious teen who disobeys his parents and defies the local school […]

Norman Brown, Gerald Albright to play Cerritos

CERRITOS – Grammy Award-winning duo Norman Brown and Gerald Albright will perform March 15 at the Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts. Each will play his own solo […]