Santa Maria Sun / Hot Stuff
PHOTO COURTESY OF LUIS ESCOBAR/REFLECTIONS PHOTOGRAPHY
PCPA’s closing production of the season is 36 Views by Naomi Iizuka, which takes the hunt for an authentic work of antique art and uses the story to explore cross-cultural commonality. Featuring PCPA resident artist George Walker as John Bell and equity actor Leah Anderson as Claire Tsong (pictured), the small-cast play focuses on the shifting perspectives that searching for an authentic artifact can reveal.
PHOTO COURTESY OF LOMPOC POPS ORCHESTRA
Welcome the guests
The Lompoc Pops Orchestra is starting its New Beginnings season with a bang. The guest conductor for the first concert of the season is Olivia Tsui, the founder and music director of the Los Angeles Virtuosi. Tsui will be bringing several virtuosic friends with her to perform with the Lompoc Pops Orchestra, including guitarist Del Casher, pianist Dr. Marek Zebrowski, and soprano Rene Sousa.
PHOTO COURTESY OF JAY MCCORD
Start your engines
Members of the Santa Maria A’s are getting together for their annual celebration of their favorite make and model, the Ford Model A. The event includes awards, raffle prizes, and live music besides the rows and rows of creatively restored Model A cars in Old Orcutt. The day begins with a Model A parts swap meet at 7 a.m., with the car show revving up not long after.
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