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September 2019

“Dimensions of Form: Tamayo and Mixografia”

September 21, 2019 - January 19, 2020
Bowers Museum, 2002 N. Main St.
Santa Ana, CA 92706 United States
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In 1973, the Remba family, owners of a commercial print shop in Mexico City, asked artist Rufino Tamayo to create a series of prints at the shop. Together, they developed a technique for producing prints in relief, created a new type of paper that would show texture and detail, and changed the shop’s name to Mixografia to reflect the new medium. Fifty of the three-dimensional prints, showing everything from silhouetted figures to Quetzalcoatl, are on display in this exhibit. Opens…

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October 2019

“Thomas Hunt: California Modernist”

October 13, 2019 - January 20, 2020
Laguna Art Museum, 307 Cliff Drive
Laguna Beach, CA 92651 United States
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An active member of the Laguna Beach Art Association in the 1920s, Hunt is best known for paintings of coastal and harbor scenes in Southern California and Gloucester, Mass., that showcase his innovative use of color and broad brushwork. With about 50 of his paintings, this show will represent the first solo exhibit of his work since an exhibition put on shortly after his death in 1938. Opens Oct. 13 at the Laguna Art Museum. 307 Cliff Drive, Laguna Beach,…

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“Arthur Beaumont: Art of the Sea”

October 26, 2019 - February 2, 2020
Bowers Museum, 2002 N. Main St.
Santa Ana, CA 92706 United States
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Beaumont spent his career capturing the accomplishments of the U.S. Navy on canvas. His watercolors, some of which were published in National Geographic, depict the launch of the USS Constitution, World War II battles, and expeditions to the North Pole. He also painted specific vessels, including aircraft carriers and destroyers, and was named artist laureate of the U.S. Fleet in 1958. Opens Oct. 26 at the Bowers Museum. 2002 N. Main St., Santa Ana, 714-567-3600, bowers.org

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“Heriberto Luna”

October 27 - December 29
Muckenthaler Cultural Center, 1201 W. Malvern Ave.
Fullerton, CA 92833 United States
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Luna’s paintings reflect his Mexican ancestry and take inspiration from pre-Columbian art and culture. Using vibrant colors, he creates patterns that echo ancient temple hieroglyphics depicting hummingbirds, jaguars, and other mythical creatures. Opens Oct. 27 at the Muckenthaler Cultural Center. 1201 W. Malvern Ave., Fullerton, 714-738-6595, themuck.org

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November 2019

Sawdust Festival Winter Fantasy

November 23 - December 22
Sawdust Art Festival grounds

The holiday version of the popular fest includes all the art, live entertainment, outdoor cafes, and art classes and demonstrations featured in the summer event—and adds a petting zoo and visits from Santa. Through Dec. 22 at the Sawdust Art Festival grounds. 935 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, sawdustartfestival.org

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“Anne of Green Gables”

November 29 - December 29
Chance Theater, 5522 E. La Palma Ave.
Anaheim Hills, CA 92807 United States
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This family-friendly musical based on the classic novel by L.M. Montgomery tells the story of Anne Shirley, a red-haired orphan adopted by the Cuthbert family on rural Prince Edward Island. She gets into trouble but manages to win over her adoptive family and community with her personality and charm. Opens Nov. 29 at the Chance Theater. 5522 E. La Palma Ave., Anaheim, 714-777-3033, chancetheater.com

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“A Christmas Carol”

November 30 - December 24
south coast repertory

Hal Landon Jr. makes his 40th and final appearance as Ebenezer Scrooge in South Coast Repertory’s annual production of the classic Charles Dickens tale. Landon has played the main character since the company’s very first staging of the show, in 1979. Opens Nov. 30 at South Coast Repertory. 655 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, 714-708-5555, scr.org

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December 2019

Nights of a Thousand Lights

December 6 - December 23
Sherman Library & Gardens

This sixth-annual event features a unique take on the holiday season, with different sections of the gardens devoted to Elvis Presley’s movie “Blue Christmas,” a tunnel made of sparkling lights, and a bonfire with a make-your-own-s’mores station. There’s also a giant gingerbread house, Santa’s workshop, a holiday photo booth, arts and crafts activities, and complimentary coffee and hot chocolate. Dec. 6 through 22 at Sherman Gardens. 2647 E. Coast Highway, Corona del Mar, 949-673-2261, slgardens.org

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“A Charlie Brown Christmas”

December 6 - December 29
Chance Theater, 5522 E. La Palma Ave.
Anaheim Hills, CA 92807 United States
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This family-friendly production updates Charles M. Schulz’s much-loved story following Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus, Sally and the rest of the Peanuts gang as they attempt to stage their own Christmas play. The show features songs from Vince Guaraldi’s famous score for the original TV special, along with favorite holiday carols. Dec. 6 through 29 at the Chance Theater. 5522 E. La Palma Ave., Anaheim, 714-777-3033, chancetheater.com

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Snow Days With the Critters

December 14 - December 15
Santa Ana Zoo, 1801 East Chestnut Avenue
Santa Ana, CA 92701 United States
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Special exhibits, demonstrations, seasonal decorations, and festive music set the scene for this winter-themed festival. Visitors can play games, make crafts, enjoy performances by storytellers, and observe the zoo’s resident animals as they savor icy treats. Dec. 14 and 15 at the Santa Ana Zoo. 1801 E. Chestnut Ave., Santa Ana, 714-836-4000, santaanazoo.org

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