Arts & Entertainment

Local Opera Virtuoso Leads the Verdi Chorus
Arts & Entertainment

Local Opera Virtuoso Leads the Verdi Chorus

By May S. Ruiz It might surprise some people to know that the Pasadena City College (PCC) has an opera music program. In fact, PCC’s administrators themselves didn’t think to offer the course until Anne Marie Ketchum, a full-time faculty teacher, established it. Ketchum, a South Pasadena resident, is also the master behind the Santa…

Pasadena Playhouse Announces London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art Summer Acting Intensive
Arts & Entertainment

Pasadena Playhouse Announces London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art Summer Acting Intensive

Entirely practical, challenging and fast-paced, this two-week course is ideal for students wishing to become more confident in performing classical works from Shakespeare’s Elizabethan and Jacobean periods. Combining scene study with technical classes in movement and voice, it leads to a greater understanding of the challenges involved in working with classical texts. It is taught…

Spice Up Your Sunday With Ragtime in Monrovia
Arts & Entertainment

Spice Up Your Sunday With Ragtime in Monrovia

The Rose Leaf Ragtime Club will meet on March 31 at The Myrtle Tree Café (405 S. Myrtle Ave. in Monrovia) from 1-4:30 p.m. Piano (or other instrument) players and listeners are all welcome. Parking is on-street, but most parking places are unlimited and free on Sundays. It’s a busy part of Old Town Monrovia, so allow a few…

Free Women’s Evensong Invitational in Monrovia
Arts & Entertainment

Free Women’s Evensong Invitational in Monrovia

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Monrovia will present its 12th Annual Women’s Evensong Invitational on March 17 at 4 p.m. The church is located at 122 S. California Ave. at Foothill Boulevard in Monrovia. The free public performance will spotlight the women’s voices of the choir along with many invited guest singers. Music will include…

San Gabriel Valley Choral Company to Perform in Monrovia
Arts & Entertainment

San Gabriel Valley Choral Company to Perform in Monrovia

Award-winning San Gabriel Valley Choral Company (SGVCC) invites the public to attend “The Living Voice,” a celebration of contemporary choral music, on March 16 at 7:30 p.m. at the historic St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Monrovia (122 S. California Ave.). The choir will perform works by 20th and 21st century composers, including John Rutter, Simon…

1 2 3 4 5 93
GET THE AMPS UPDATE

Get the new localized e-newsletter from Arcadia Weekly with news from Arcadia, Monrovia and Pasadena.

We respect your privacy.