.Christina Waters

May 15, 2024

Jewel Theatre’s Upbeat Adieu

Always … Patsy Cline is the brainchild of musical entrepreneur Ted Swindley, and this musical show fits the talents of lead performer and Jewel founder Julie James from her bouffant hairdo down to her kitten heels.
May 8, 2024

Beyond the Lullaby

There are only a handful of great oratorios, and the Brahms Requiem is one of them. A meditation on our finite time on this earth, it is filled with hope and trust...
May 1, 2024

Mystery writer Leslie Karst

Local author and parttime Hawai'i resident Leslie Karst has made a volcanic pivot from her popular Sally Solari series with a brand-new adventure mystery, Molten Death.
Handsome young man singing with orchestra musicians in the background
April 24, 2024

Santa Cruz Symphony Tackles the Epic B Minor Mass

Conductor Daniel Stewart, choral director Cheryl Anderson and soloist Christian Pursell talk Bach.
April 17, 2024

Dance and Music Share Stage on Night of the Living Composers

This concert is filled with sizzle starting with a stunning piece by Philip Collins for two soprano voices. Another new work combines the incredible...
April 3, 2024

Under Ben Bulben — A Jewel Theatre premiere

While the rest of us were busy looking for the right yoga pants, or flirting with the guy across the bar, Kate Hawley was...
March 20, 2024

World Festivals Here

Guest soloist, Gaeun Kim will perform during this wide-ranging concert that brings together in a single performance festival music inspired by Japan, Russia, and one of the masters of the Romantic period of European music.
February 21, 2024

A Jewel of a Lion in Winter

it sounds familiar, which is why a play set in the year 1183 feels fresh. Think Succession with a splash of Larry David. Lion offers an engrossing dramatic premise, and Goldman's play is outrageously funny when you least expect it.