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01-29-2015

Special Events

Thursday Evening Spotlight Talk

01/29/2015
5pm-6pm
720 Via Mirada
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art-La Mirada
Type: Special Events
Location: Monterey Museum of Art-La Mirada
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Join us for an interactive discussion of works of art with one of our experienced docents. Docent Dionys Briggs will host "Painting Mood," featuring artwork in Monterey Now: Warren Chang, Iconic Masterpieces of Early California Painting, and From Dawn to Dusk: Gottardo Piazzoni's Final Murals. Free with Museum ... more

Warren Chang: Learning from the Past, to Paint in the Present

01/29/2015
6pm-7:30pm
720 Via Mirada
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art-La Mirada
Type: Special Events
Location: Monterey Museum of Art-La Mirada
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The Monterey Museum of Art presents a talk, slideshow, and book signing with Monterey Now artist, Warren Chang. Chang will discuss his work, how he got started on his journey in art, and how his paintings are influenced and informed by many of the great painters of the past such as Johannes Vermeer (1632-1675), Jean-Fran... more

01-30-2015

Friday Live Comedy on the Planet

8:00 pm-1:30 am
2110 Fremont St
Venue: Planet Gemini Comedy and Dance Entertainment
Type: Special Events
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Planet Gemini is Monterey’s #1 comedy and dance nightspot! Featuring local & nationally known headlining comedians and major stars as seen on HBO, Comedy Central, Evening at the Improv and more!!! Join us for gratifying entertainment every Friday & Saturday evening. We feature one Comedy show from 9:15-10... more

PacRep's SoDAonStage presents The Pirates of Penzance

01/30/2015 - 02/22/2015
7:30pm and 2:00pm See calendar for details
Monte Verde between 8th and 9th
Type: Special Events
Location: Golden Bough Playhouse - Golden Bough Theatre
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Directed by Stephen Moorer, with Musical Direction by Don Dally and Choreography by Mikey Perdue, starting January 30, set sail with this updated version of one of Gilbert and Sullivan's most popular comic operas! The hilarious, hopeful farce follows young Frederic, an orphan who has mistakenly been apprenticed to an ine... more

Story Hour with Salmeh Moghimi

01/30/2015
3:30pm-4:30pm
425 Washington St
Venue: MY Museum-Monterey County Youth Museum
Type: Special Events
Location: MY Museum-Monterey County Youth Museum
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Free with Admission! Join Salmeh Moghimi, author of Adventures of Anoo & Pashmack, will be reading from her first children's book, exploring her message of the interconnectedness with other living species on earth. Following her reading, Moghimi will lead the children in playful, interactive exercises based on the bo... more

01-31-2015

2015 Cal North Soccer Expo

01/31/2015
9:00am - 4:00pm
One Portola Plaza
Venue: Monterey Conference Center
Type: Special Events
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Join us at the only Soccer Expo in Northern California! Events to include a vendor show, coaching field demos, educational workshops and much more. First 200 attendees will receive a free "welcome bag". more

CB Brand & Olivia Mancini at Fernwood Tavern

01/31/2015
10pm
47200 Highway 1
Venue: Fernwood Tavern
Type: Special Events
Location: Fernwood Tavern
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CB Brand & Olivia Mancini perform tonight at the Fernwood Tavern. Music begins at 10pm. more

Jon Nakamatsu solo piano

01/31/2015
8:00pm
San Carlos St at Ninth Ave
Venue: Sunset Center
Type: Special Events
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On January 31, 2015 at Sunset Center, Carmel, Chamber Music Monterey Bay will present solo pianist and audience favorite Jon Nakamatsu, Gold Medalist of the Tenth Van Cliburn Piano Competition. An artist who continues to draw unanimous praise as a true aristocrat of the keyboard, Mr. Nakamatsu’s playing “&h... more

PacRep's SoDAonStage presents The Pirates of Penzance

01/30/2015 - 02/22/2015
7:30pm and 2:00pm See calendar for details
Monte Verde between 8th and 9th
Type: Special Events
Location: Golden Bough Playhouse - Golden Bough Theatre
Visit Website  |  Send Email

Directed by Stephen Moorer, with Musical Direction by Don Dally and Choreography by Mikey Perdue, starting January 30, set sail with this updated version of one of Gilbert and Sullivan's most popular comic operas! The hilarious, hopeful farce follows young Frederic, an orphan who has mistakenly been apprenticed to an ine... more

Saturday Evening Spotlight Talk

01/31/2015
11am-12pm
559 Pacific St
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art-Pacific Street
Type: Special Events
Location: Monterey Museum of Art-Pacific Street
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Join us for an interactive discussion of works of art with one of our experienced docents. Docent Ellen Maupin will host "Monterey's Artistic Legacy," a conversation featuring our classic California landscapes. Free with Museum admission. more

Saturday Live Comedy on the Planet

8:00 pm-1:30 am
2110 Fremont St
Venue: Planet Gemini Comedy and Dance Entertainment
Type: Special Events
Visit Website  |  Send Email

Planet Gemini is Monterey’s #1 comedy and dance nightspot! Featuring local & nationally known headlining comedians and major stars as seen on HBO, Comedy Central, Evening at the Improv and more!!! Join us for gratifying entertainment every Friday & Saturday evening. We feature one Comedy show from 9:15-10... more

The Craft of the Visionary: How Artistic Directors Choose Their Projects

01/31/2015
2:00 - 3:30 pm
559 Pacific St
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art-Pacific Street
Type: Special Events
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The Monterey Museum of Art and Performing Arts Monterey Bay present The Craft of the Visionary: How Artistic Directors Choose Their Projects on Saturday, January 31, 2015 from 2:00-3:30 pm. A panel that includes a major funder of arts programs and leading artistic directors from a variety of disciplines will discuss how ... more

 

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