March 20, 2024

Don’t Get Stuck In The Muck

"Love says I am everything. Wisdom says I am nothing. Somewhere in between the two, my life flows." - Nisargadatta Maharaj
March 13, 2024

Wolf Jett’s Album Release Party at the Kuumbwa.

The mysteries, tragedies and beauty of living in the mountains, infuse the spirit of Wolf Jett’s songs.
March 6, 2024

Jim Norton Has a Big Heart

When Jim Norton hits the bountiful stage of The Rio Theatre on March 8, it’s going to be a master class in comedy and performance.
Best-selling author Dave Eggers and subject Mokhtar Alkhanshali inspire a month of reading.
January 17, 2024

Good to the Last Drop

Our Community Reads, in collaboration with The Friends of the Aptos Library...has prepared a truly impressive month-long festival. This unique experience features 14 engaging events...
December 27, 2023

A New Stage of Life

You can end the year with the fastest talking comedian at Scotts Valley’s newest venue. Coming on Dec. 30 is a comedy show and fundraiser, for the Scotts Valley Community Theater Guild
October 25, 2023

Catch a Shining Cross

f you chart the course of any comedian’s career, you see hills and valleys, but David Cross seems to have broken that mold and consistently climbs higher and higher up the mountain of success. From his legendary role on Arrested Development, to being the manager of Alvin, Simon and Theo, to his dabbling in Marvel’s cinematic universe...
October 11, 2023

I Ain’t Afraid of No Ghosts!

Where do we go when we die? Is it a magical plane of existence located in the wisps of clouds? Or is it lurking...
September 20, 2023

Going Out On Top

After 33 years as Artistic Director of The Monterey Jazz Festival, Santa Cruz’s Timothy Jackson is stepping back, but not before one more world class explosion of sounds on September 22-24. The Monterey Jazz Festival is known as one of the finest of all the jazz festivals, and it has been Jackson’s vision and perseverance that raised its quality to the top tier.