August 25, 2019
  • 10:30 am Coast Guard veteran Eric Ohlsen to challenge Assemblymember Tom Lackey
  • 11:00 am Black ‘N Blue fights to break The SCV Curse
  • 10:30 am Highlights from Mike Garcia’s interview with The Talk of Santa Clarita
  • 10:00 am Los Angeles County adopts new sustainability plan
  • 8:00 am Santa Clarita community holds vigil to honor victims of recent mass shootings

Arts educator Veronica Alvarez was recently appointed as the new Director of the California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) Community Arts Partnership, a program that provides free arts education to youth in Los Angeles County, including students enrolled in Santa Clarita’s local school districts.

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Photo courtesy of Calgrove Media.

Local arts nonprofit Forge Ahead Arts is currently looking for artists to help create a giant garden, which will be displayed at the California Institute of the Arts’ Tournament Valley and used as the set of an immersive show titled “Finding Wonder.”

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Photo by Melanie Dunea, courtesy of Kevin Young.

Kevin Young, an award-winning poet and poetry editor for The New Yorker, has been selected as the California Institute of the Arts 2019 Katie Jacobson Writer-in-Residence. Young is also the director of the New York Public Library’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem. 

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Film still from "Adam" directed by Rhys Ernst. Image courtesy of Sundance.

Selected from a record-breaking 14,259 submissions from 152 countries, the 2019 Sundance Film Festival lineup will include films and projects from CalArts alumni.

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