.Christina Waters

November 10, 2023

Peggy Townsend and the Call of the Wild

Santa Cruz author Peggy Townsend talks about her brand new adventure novel, The Beautiful and the Wild, launched Nov. 7 at Bookshop Santa Cruz. Christina...
October 25, 2023

Hilarious Crossing

British playwright Tom Stoppard's 1984 play-within-a-play comedy, Rough Crossing, launches the Jewel Theatre's ultimate season with madcap flourish. Hellbent on creating a theatrical success...
October 18, 2023

Overtures to Opera

At the upcoming Santa Cruz Symphony program Operas of Seville, audiences will be transported by five of the best-known and best-loved operatic overtures. The selected...
October 4, 2023

It’s a Mads, Mads, Mads World

Our excellent and evolving Santa Cruz Symphony is offering some appetizing extras this season, and you won't want to miss a chance to catch the Mads Tolling show this coming Sunday, Oct. 8, the opening concert of the expanded 2023-24 Recital Series
September 28, 2023

A Taste of Classic Santa Cruz

We've been coming to Totoro even before it was Totoro, and always enjoy the beach neighborhood ambiance—casual Santa Cruz funque—in a welcoming space. Tiny...
August 23, 2023

A Glass Act: Forty Years of Annieglass

Annie Morhauser hand crafted her own path to success and never looked back Starting with nothing but creativity and an abundance of drive, Annie Morhauser...
August 23, 2023

Spiritual Awakening

Venus goes beachside at Rio del Mar The sleek new bar was already full. So was the outdoor patio, and the new family-friendly banquettes along...
August 8, 2023

Silver Spur

Delicious Eye-Opener Stepping into a gentler, cozier era, we found today's Silver Spur refreshingly identical to yesterday's Silver Spur. A slice of enduring Santa Cruz,...