Performance Art Extravaganza!

If you love musicals, theatre, dance, comedy, burlesque, spoken word and the like, make sure to be in Santa Cruz from July 13-22! The Santa Cruz Fringe Festival is coming to downtown Santa Cruz and there will literally be something for everyone. Whether you like more traditional and classical performances, or if edginess is more your style, you will be able to find it all! Shows are cheap and short, allowing there to be multiple performances a day at various downtown venues such as the 418 Project, The Tannery, Center Stage, Motion at the Mill and the Louden Nelson Community Center. All venues are within walking distance of one another, so you can walk from show to show throughout the day and night while grabbing food and drinks along the way. Performers include Circadelix, Button Wagon, Astonishing Productions, Flex Dance Company, and many many more.

For more information on the Santa Cruz Fringe Festival, check out:

http://www.santacruzfringefestival.com/

Aaron Jones & Claire Mann Wed June 20th

The Celtic duo of Aaron Jones & Claire Mann will be in concert on Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 7:30pm at Don Quixote’s in Felton, CA. Aaron is the singer, bouzouki and guitar player in the popular band “Old Blind Dogs” and a recipient of an “Instrumentalist of the Year” award for Scottish Traditional Music. Claire is also a singer, and has received multiple All-Ireland Champion awards on flute and tin whistle, as well as being an outstanding fiddler. As a duo, they’ve toured together for years, delighting audiences with a mix of traditional and original Scottish and Irish music and song. Presented by The Celtic Society of the Monterey Bay.