Leadership Long Beach helps train people who say they want to be more involved in their community.
"Pawn Shop Queen" has been three years in the making, and Long Beach’s Katie Jo is ready to introduce her first solo country album to the public.
Despite the beginnings of lifting restrictions due to the coronavirus pandemic, Long Beach Opera officials have announced changes to its 2021 season, including an ambitious online project in conjunction with the Boston Lyric Opera.
P3 Theatre Company of Long Beach is coproducing a virtual sketch comedy show this Saturday with another troupe based in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
It's National Jazz Month, and at 11 a.m. every Saturday in April, Musical Theatre West will celebrate with the Get Up & Move! dance class series.
Artists from the Long Beach Creative Group, with financial and access help from the Port of Long Beach, have created and mounted a show focusing on the Gerald Desmond Replacement Bridge's final three years of construction.
A partnership between the Long Beach Airport and the Arts Council for Long Beach has developed a 20-piece exhibit addressing the coronavirus pandemic.
While galleries remain closed, Long Beach’s own Loiter Galleries located at The Streets downtown continues to host exhibits that can be viewed through their window.
A partnership boasting several successful movies among them have purchased rights to the Queen Mary's multiple stories, and announced Monday, March 1, that a trilogy of horror movies is in the works.
“Puff of Wind," a public art sculpture donated by Dr. Asher David Kelman, has been installed at its new Long Beach home at Junipero Beach, just below the Long Beach Art Museum.
Streaming sketch comedy from multiple locations may be the COVID-19 version of "Saturday Night Live" — at least if Jon Peterson and his P3 Theatre Company has their way.
With entertainment venues temporarily shut down due to the pandemic, folks have had to get even more creative to make a living plying their craft.
Despite our low campus population since last March, key Beach personnel, together with external teams, have been working to repair and improve facilities and infrastructure, as well as work on new structures around The Beach. From necessary landscaping projects to construction on our forthco…
In an effort to keep the art scene in Long Beach alive during the pandemic, area artist groups have combined their resources to showcase a new, in-person and virtual exhibit called "Couriers of Hope."
Last February, aspiring young playwrights around the country were given a challenge — write a 10-minute play about gun violence and efforts to end it.
A new one-man version of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" will start streaming the Saturday after Thanksgiving to benefit live theaters across the country.
A relatively new theater troupe, the Mid-World Players, is offering the community a Thanksgiving gift in the form of a play designed specifically for the internet.
"Laugh as much as possible, always laugh. It's the sweetest thing one can do for oneself and one's fellow human beings," said American poet Maya Angelou.
The phrase, “the opera ain’t over until the fat lady sings,” first appeared on the sports pages of the Dallas Morning News in March 1976. The saying cautions against assuming that an event is irreversible and is most commonly used in association with athletic competitions.
Greenly Art Space is featuring an online collaboration with Neshkinukat — a California Native American artists' network — to create and curate an art exhibit called “We Are All Related: An Exhibition of Neshkinukat Artists.”
Grammy-winning artist and former guitarist for Paul McCartney Laurence Juber is stepping onto the stage at Grace First Presbyterian Church for a live-streamed concert in October.
With sponsorship from the Port of Long Beach, the Long Beach Creative Group is featuring the exhibit "PHOTOVARIOUS" at the LBCG, Rod Briggs Gallery from Saturday, Oct. 10, through Saturday, Nov. 7.
Picture This Gallery (4130 Norse Way) may be closed to the public, but folks can still view one the gallery's most popular exhibits online, featuring the many faces of Frida Kahlo.
With fingers crossed and COVID-safe plans in place, caryn desai has announced a five-play season for Long Beach's International City Theatre.
The Aquarium of the Pacific will be celebrating the culture and wildlife of Central and South America at the Baja Splash Festival for National Hispanic Heritage Month.
The Long Beach Blues Society will feature more than 10 hours of free music for Long Beach Gives, a citywide fund-raising event, starting at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 24, on Facebook Live.
Long Beach's International Children's Peace Choir is back and inviting new choir members to apply. Prospective choir members should be 5 to 17 years and have an interest in singing and dancing.
Long Beach Symphony officials held on as long as they could, but announced Monday, Aug. 17, that all of the remaining Classical concerts will be rolled over to the next season, and the two remaining POPS! concerts have been cancelled.
Gregorio Luke, former director at Long Beach's Museum of Latin American Art, is pivoting his outdoor lecture series, Murals Under the Stars, to an online platform open to the public.
The Smithsonian American Art Museum describes Millard Sheets as one of California’s “foremost artists and architects.” Known for his excellence with watercolors, Sheets also painted with oil and acrylic.
While life before the pandemic was very busy for Long Beach musician, writer and filmmaker Frank Meyer, staying at home has turned out to be a creative boon for the guitarist and frontman of the veteran punk rock band The Streetwalkin’ Cheetahs.
Aspiring playwrights have the opportunity to have their plays read by industry producers, writers, directors and more in a new contest.