Comedy of Errors California Baptist University Shakespeare’s Comedy of Errors,presented by the theatre arts program at California Baptist University,is set to bring laughs to the Wallace Theatre. The iconic comic piece, with a twist to the original play’s setting— theAtlantic City of the late 1950s--tells the story of two sets of identical twins that were accidentally separated at birth. When one set of twins blunders into the hometown of the other set of twins and encounters the friends and families of the local twins, a series of wild mishaps and mistaken identities lead to hilarious slapstick comedy that promises a mirth-filled theatrical experience.General admission, $15, seniors, students and alumni, $12.
When:November19,2016@ 2:00 p.m.
November 17 - 19, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m. Where: Wallace Theatre, California Baptist University, 8432 Magnolia Ave., Riverside, CA 92504 For more information and to purchase tickets, please call 951.343.4319 or email email@example.com
Brews At The Muse Riverside Metropolitan Museum Join the Riverside Metropolitan Museum as they present their brand new event, Brews At The Muse. Enjoy craft beer, food, amusement, learn about brewing and play a game of trivia. Craft beer sponsor, Wiens Brewing will be on site serving a Pilsner, Apricot Wheat and IPA Insomnia. Tickets are $25, seating is limited. 21+
When: November 17, 2016 | 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Where: Riverside Metropolitan Museum, 3580 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside, CA 92501 For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2707400
The Inland Empire Record Collective
The Record Collective Vendors selling the best in rock, punk, soul, surf, psych, surf, hip hop and funk alongside Riverside Artswalk vendors. Featuring a variety of music performances by local DJs and musicians. All Ages | Admission is free.
When: November 19, 2016 | 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Where: University Ave., Downtown Riverside, CA 92501 (Between Orange St. and Lemon St.) For more information please visit www.facebook.com/therecordcollectivepage/
Lennon: Through A Glass Onion Riverside Live Lennon-Through A Glass Onion celebrates the genius, music and phenomenon of John Lennon.Part concert and part biography, revealing the true essence of the life and astonishing talent of one of the world’s most recognized voices and treasured icons. Featuring 31 iconic hitsincluding Lennon's solo works such asImagine, Woman, Working Class Hero,Jealous Guyand Lennon's collaborations with Paul McCartney, includingStrawberry Fields Forever, Revolution and Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds.
When: November 19, 2016 @ 1:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m. Where: Fox Performing Arts Center, 3801 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside, CA 92501 For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.riversidelive.com
Riverside Community Arts Association Stunning works by master artists from Riverside's sister city, Jiangmen, China. The display celebrates the 20th anniversary of our sister city relationship. The works will be available to the public for purchase. Funds raised will benefit the Jiangmen Committee of the International Relations Council and RCAA. All Ages | Admission is free.
When: Present - November 19, 2016 Where: Riverside Community Arts Association, 3860 Lemon St., Riverside, CA 92501 For more information and gallery hours, please visit www.rcaaarts.org
Into the Mystic: The Quest of Six West Coast Artists
CBU Gallery The CBU Gallery in downtown Riverside will host an exhibit titled “Into the Mystic: The Quest of Six West Coast Artists.” The exhibit will showcase 30 pieces by West Coast artists Noah Buchanan, Steve Dzerigian, Anne Marie Karlsen, Guy Kinnear, Laura Lasworth and Duncan Simcoe (CBU director of the gallery). The exhibit represents an inspiration of spiritual themes, visionary imagery and drawing insights from transcendent encounters. The art includes painting, photography, installation, mixed media and digital configuration.
When: Present - November 19, 2016 Where: CBU Gallery, 3737 Main St., Ste. 101, Riverside, CA 92501 For more information please email Karen Heinze firstname.lastname@example.org call 951.552.8733
Cotton Club Review Comes to Riverside Riverside Lyric Opera Show your support for local opera during this special fundraiser event. A cast of experienced singers and instrumentalists will stage a performance of timeless songs from the Harlem Renaissance. A troupe of singers, backed by the band The Swingin’ Years and led by music director/jazz pianist Austin Byrd, will perform popular hits made famous by such stars as Ella Fitzgerald, Duke Ellington, Lena Horne, Nat King Cole and many others. VIP $50, general admission $25, seniors (65+) $20, children under 12, $10.Group tickets of 10 or more, $20 each, order by phone.
When: November 20, 2016 @ 4:00 p.m. Where: Life Arts Center, 3485 University Ave., Riverside, CA 92501 For more information and to purchase tickets, please call 951.781.9561 or visit www.riversidelyricopera.org
Sing-along to the Messiah The Raincross Master Chorale Backed by an orchestra, The Raincross Master Chorale presents an audience sing-along to Handel's Messiah at Calvary Presbyterian Church. The concert is directed by William Brakemeyer and partially underwritten by the City of Riverside and the County of Riverside, through grants to arts programs. Bring a Messiah score if you have one. If you don't, music will be available to borrow. A recorder ensemble will play holiday carols before the concert. Toys for Tots will be accepting unwrapped toy donations.
When: December 3, 2016 @ 4:00 p.m. Where:Calvary Presbyterian Church, 4495 Magnolia Ave., Riverside, CA 92501 For more information, please visit www.raincrossmasterchorale.org
On The Line
UCR Barbara & Art Culver Center of the Arts The premiere of Rashaun Richardson’s film marks the conclusion of On the Line, a three-year long cycle of research, exhibition and performance that looks at the workday chore of laundry to explore gender, culture, social difference and memory. The project has developed a unique format for transdisciplinary collaboration that enables artists and anthropologists to generate new work through public engagement. Under the direction of UCR Professor, Susan Ossman, this NEA funded program involved over 90 local, national and international artists and anthropologists in exhibitions, performances, seminars and participatory interventions across Riverside. Visual artists, dancers, musicians, writers and anthropologists had an opportunity to draw on an archive of “laundry stories” developed at these events to generate new work, fostering further dialogue at subsequent encounters. Richardson’s film shows how artworks were created for and transformed by On the Line events held outside the Arlanza, La Sierra and Casa Blanca public libraries in 2016. In keeping with the project theme, he adopts a fluid, non-linear approach to documenting the work of the collective. On the Line participants will share their thoughts about the film, discuss the high and low points of the project and explore its potential as a model for future work across the arts, humanities and social sciences. Admission is free.
When: December 6, 2017 @ 7:00 p.m. Where: UCR Barbara & Art Culver Center of the Arts, 3834 Main St., Riverside, CA 92501 For more information and to make a reservation, please visit www.artsblock.ucr.edu
The Nutcracker Inland Pacific Ballet Critically acclaimed Inland Pacific Ballet's The Nutcracker comes to life in this magnificent holiday ballet with dazzling sets, beautiful costumes and more than 80 dancers on stage. This annual yuletide favorite tells the story of a young girl named Clara who receives a magical nutcracker doll on Christmas Eve and sets out on a wondrous journey to the Land of the Snow and the Kingdom of Sweets. Toy soldiers, life-sized dancing dolls and a fantastic dream with battling mice, dancing snowflakes, waltzing flowers and the delightful Sugar Plum Fairy stir the imagination.
When: December 10, 2016 @ 2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. December 11, 2016 @ 2:00 p.m. Where: Fox Performing Arts Center, 3801 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside, CA 92501 For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.riversidelive.com
UCR Barbara & Art Culver Center of the Arts Diego Echeverria’s film skillfully represents the challenges residents of the Southside faced: poverty, drugs, gang violence, crime, abandoned real estate, racial tension, single-parent homes and inadequate local resources. The complex portrait also celebrates the vitality of this largely Puerto Rican and Dominican community, showing the strength of their culture, their creativity and their determination to overcome a desperate situation. Beautifully restored for the 30th anniversary premiere at the New York Film Festival, this documentary is an invaluable piece of New York City history.
1984 | USA | 57 minutes | Unrated
When: December 16, 2017 @ 7:00 p.m.
December 17, 2017 @ 3:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m. Where: UCR Barbara & Art Culver Center of the Arts, 3834 Main St., Riverside, CA 92501 For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.artsblock.ucr.edu
2nd Annual pARTy the night away - NYE Bash Riverside Art Museum Join RAM for the 2nd annual pARTy the night away New Year’s Eve bash and fundraiser as we say goodbye to 2016 with music provided by DJ Mental Physix, food catered by DLS Events Catering, drinks, casino play night, art projects, an art-projection countdown and much more. Each general admission guest receives two free drink tickets, one complimentary midnight champagne toast, a photobooth picture and $2000 in "casino play money." General admission tickets are $85 per person or $150 per couple. RAM members tickets are $72 per person or $127 per couple. Group pricing and VIP tickets available online.
When: December 31, 2016 | 9:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m. Where: Riverside Art Museum, 3425 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside, CA 92501 For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.riversideartmuseum.org
Preserving the Legacy: Birth of the Mission Inn Foundation and a National Historic Landmark Mission Inn Foundation & Museum The exhibit examines the birth of the Mission Inn Foundation. The non-profit Foundation evolved from managing the struggling hotel to preserving, interpreting and promoting the cultural heritage of the now flourishing hotel. Preserving the Legacy is the first of the three-part series celebrating the Mission Inn Foundation’s 40th Anniversary and its role in safeguarding this important city, state and national landmark.
When: Present - January 31, 2017 | 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Where:3696 Main St., Riverside, CA 92501 For more information, please visit www.missioninnmuseum.org
Riverside County Artscape Exhibition
Riverside Arts Council The Artscape exhibition series is a collaboration between Riverside County and the Riverside Arts Council. Artscape shows the wide range of talented artists within Riverside County and illustrates how art is woven into our daily lives. The Art in Public Places program is dedicated to making art accessible to everyone, including those who might otherwise never go into a museum or gallery. The artists featured come from a variety of backgrounds and demonstrate the diversity within the Inland region’s population.
When: Present - February 2017 Where: Riverside County Administration Center, 4080 Lemon St., Riverside, CA 92501 For more information, please visit www.artscaperiverside.com
Unposed: Street Photography from the CMP's Collection
California Museum of Photography In Unposed, student-curator Kaytlyn Van Dorn-Hanson explores the curious ways in which fleeting moments are captured in street photography. Unposed, often-unaware subjects create new, exceptional juxtapositions. The exhibition features approximately thirty examples of street photography from the CMP's collection, by artists Robert Frank, Lee Friedlander, William Klein, Garry Winogrand, Walker Evans, Elliott Erwitt, Manuel Carrillo, Robert Doisneau, Andy Warhol and Erich Lessing.
When: Present - March 11, 2017 Where: California Museum of Photography, 3824 Main St., Riverside, CA 92501 For more information please visit www.artsblock.ucr.edu
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