Corona Del Mar Author on Her Latest Project “Palm Springs Noir”

Corona del Mar author Barbara DeMarco-Barrett celebrates the dark side of a desert paradise as editor of “Palm Springs Noir.”

This O.C. Artist Taught Herself New Skills During The Shutdown

Robin Hiers has been creating her whimsical O.C. lifestyle paintings since she returned to her Laguna Beach roots in 2013.

O.C. Arts Are Back, But Changes Are Certain

After about 18 months without many live performances, Orange County audiences and organizations are eager to connect.

UC Irvine Alumna Shabnam Kalbasi is a Rising Star on Classical Music Stages

Kalbasi is a mezzo-soprano who excels in classical and modern repertoires and has performed on stages from coast to coast.

O.C. Native Shortlisted for Booker Prize

Maggie Shipstead will discuss her novel at an event next month in Newport Beach.
Santa Ana Patchwork Show

The Orange Resident Behind Dear Handmade Life and Patchwork Show

Nicole Stevenson is the CEO and creative director of Dear Handmade Life, the organization behind Patchwork Show—a community event featuring local makers.

Immerse Yourself in the Forces of Nature Exhibit at Casa Romantica Through Sept. 4

The exhibit juxtaposes plastics and pollinators.

August 2021 O.C. Events: Summer Concerts, Stand-Up Comedy, and More

Our monthly list of curated events.

Costa Mesa Resident Alex Forsythe is the Owner of Analog Record Store in Tustin

Forsythe turned his passion for music into a haven for vinyl collectors.

New Season at The Barclay On Sale Today

A mix of old favorites and new surprises promises to entertain fans.

Outdoor Living Inspiration at Sherman Gardens

The new exhibit, greenHOUSE, delights with a unique twist on the home.

Q&A With the Creative Director of Anaheim’s Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience

The multimedia exhibition opens July 20 at the Anaheim Convention Center.

Dana Point Author Kim Hooper’s Nonfiction Debut About Pregnancy Loss

Hooper writes from the heart in “All the Love,” a book dedicated to those coping with pregnancy loss.

Try a Sunset Sound Bath at The Board Club in Newport Beach

The next one is on Tuesday, May 18.

Mission Viejo Native on Her Latest Novel “Great Circle”

Novelist Maggie Shipstead takes flight across the decades with a pioneering female aviator.