THE CHILDREN Feb. 3-March 12 | Santa Paula The Children by Lucy Kirkwood is a thrilling, humorous new play that questions the responsibility each generation has for the way it leaves the world. In the wake of a devastating environmental accident,...
VENTURA HARBOR PARADE OF LIGHTS Dec. 16-17 | Ventura A festival of lights on the water near beautiful Ventura Harbor Village. Vessels of all  kinds cover themselves in festive decor and sail the harbor, delighting spectators with their seaworthy seasonal displays....
HOLIDAYS AT THE COLLECTION Nov. 16 – Dec. 24 | Oxnard The Collection at RiverPark has more than a month of festive activities planned for the holiday season. It all begins on Wednesday, Nov. 16, with the Tree Lighting Celebration at...
ELECTRICIDAD Oct. 13-23 | Moorpark This urban Chicano drama set in East Los Angeles comes to the Moorpark College Performing Arts Center with an all-Latinx student cast. Luis Alfaro’s dramatic play is based on Electra,the ancient Greek tragedy by Sophocles. It...
VENTURA MUSIC FESTIVAL July 27 – Aug. 7|Ventura The 27th season of the Ventura Music Festival has the theme of “Onward!” in celebration of its return to form and hopes for the future. The always-new, always-exciting lineup includes African rhythm and...
PICTURED: SHEN YUN WORLD TOUR 2022; May 24-25; Thousand Oaks SHANA MABARI: OCEANS Through May 23 | Ojai In 2020, Los Angeles-based contemporary Light and Space artist Shana Mabari became the first artist-in-residence on a maritime mission led by the non-profit Sea...
BEFORE THE WILT Through Jan. 3, 2022 | Ojai Curated by China Adams, the Porch Gallery’s latest show puts in the spotlight the flower: a site of tension between new blooms and old, freshness and decay, a symbol of the life...
WEST SIDE STORY Through Nov. 14 | Moorpark An updated, musical version of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, set in the Upper West Side of New York City in the mid-1950s. The Jets and the Sharks are street gangs of different ethnic...
PUMPKIN PATCH AT LIMONEIRA RANCH Through Oct. 31 | Santa Paula Fall is here, and what better way to celebrate than with corn mazes, pumpkins and Halloween festivities? The Rotary Club of Santa Paula is proud to once again welcome visitors...
June 24-27 | ONLINE The New West Symphony continues its Global Sounds, Local Cultures series with “America The Melting Pot.” NWS believes the arts have a critical role to play in capturing the most important stories of our times, expressing...