Carl St.Clair Enters Fourth Decade as Director of Pacific Symphony

The maestro reflects on the group’s accomplishments and meaning to O.C.

O.C.’s Own Stephanie Danler Follows Bestselling Novel ‘Sweetbitter’ With a Memoir

"Stray" is Danler's account of growing up in north O.C.

A List of Can’t-Miss Virtual Events in June

This June, check out these virtual events including art exhibits, talks and performances to help you stay connected to the arts scene in Orange County.

Buena Park Businessman and Music Lover Performs a Second Act

At 65, James Chiao retired from his successful mannequin-making company and enrolled in the MFA program in music at California Institute of the Arts, where he began composing a musical, “Mannequin Man by Day, Tenor by Night.”

Watch OCSA’s “Now. Here. This.” Musical Online This Weekend Only

More than 30 students from Orange County School of the Arts perform this version of the show.

California Art Club Presents Virtual Exhibition with Chapman’s Hilbert Museum

The virtual exhibit will be presented from May 16 through June 13.

Laguna Beach Books to Host Virtual Events with Janelle Brown and Louise Erdich

Laguna Beach Books kicks off a pair of virtual events in May with New York Times bestselling author Janelle Brown and award-winning Native American novelist Louise Erdrich.

UPDATED: Here’s How You Can Still Enjoy the O.C. Arts Scene While Social Distancing

Many venues offer views of their works as well as virtual classes and videos you can enjoy from home.

A Timeless Friendship: Author Draws Inspiration From Family in Historical Fiction

After publishing more than a dozen volumes of contemporary women’s fiction, Dana Point author Anita Hughes dives into the past in her latest novel.