Nutcracker Dreams Come True for Local Teens

Virtually every little girl that dances dreams of one day attaining the role of Clara in “The Nutcracker.” This dream comes true this December for two talented local 15-year-olds, Lexi Garfinkel and Talia Lebowitz, who will perform this coveted role in Pacific Festival Ballet’s 23rd season of “The Nutcracker” at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza’s Kavli Theatre.

Westlake Village Symphony Strums Up Food for Manna

The Westlake Village Symphony’s recent Fall Music Festival and Food Drive helped stock the pantry at Manna of Conejo Valley while providing a magical musical evening under the stars for the community to enjoy. More than 500 people turned out to take part in the festivities, including an exotic car show, open galleries, pet adoption display and food drive, and…

Theatre Company (Re)Launches Season of High-Flying Shows

Performances are held in the Kavli Theatre on Thursdays at 7:30 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Join the cast and staff for a post-show discussion following the first Saturday matinee of each production.

Community Says the Show Must Go On

For the past 22 years, Cabrillo Music Theatre has served the community by entertaining thousands with their Broadway-style shows produced in our own backyard. As Conejo Valley residents well know, this vibrant community theatre contributes so much more than high-quality stage productions to enhance quality of life in the area. Cabrillo Music Theatre is famous for its many outreach programs…

Flying First Class in the Conejo Valley!

Flying high after a successful 22nd season of Pacific Festival Ballet’s (PFB) “The Nutcracker” featuring guest artists from New York City Ballet, the company will soon be taking flight with its spring ballet, “Peter Pan!” Every spring, Pacific Festival Ballet presents a classical or unique original ballet. This year, Peter Pan, a ballet interpretation of a story that we all…

Jazzing Up the Conejo

Celebrating this original American art form, the 5th Annual California Jazz & Wine Fest takes place Sunday, April 17 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Westlake Village. Sponsored by the Rotary Club of Westlake Village Sunrise through its 501(c)(3) nonprofit foundation, The Sunrise Rotary Foundation, this fundraising event benefits local and international charities, including Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and the…

Cabrillo Music Theatre’s 
Children of Eden 
a Family Affair

Conejo Valley audiences are in for a treat this spring with Cabrillo Music Theatre's production of Children of Eden April 8-17 at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza. In today’s pop-culture environment, filled with reality shows and one-liners, it’s challenging to find family-friendly entertainment that will spark meaningful conversation and appeal to multiple generations. Cabrillo Music Theatre’s production of Children…

A Holiday Spectacular

he time-honored tradition of attending Pacific Festival Ballet’s famous Nutcracker Ballet featuring guest artists Tiler Peck and Gonzalo Garcia, principal dancers from New York City Ballet, is upon us.

New West Symphony Invites You to Live it L!ve

Community is key to the New West Symphony’s mission, and the orchestra’s reach extends far beyond the stage. Its entertaining Symphonic Adventures concerts are presented annually to over 7,000 elementary school students, often the first time they experience a live orchestra. Its Music Van, known as a “musical petting zoo,” travels to schools and festivals to let children try their…

Batter Up! Damn Yankees Scores Big as Opening Act of the Season

Kicking off its 2015-16 season, Cabrillo Music Theatre proudly presents Damn Yankees, opening October 16 and running through October 25.