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February 12, 2019

2019 Summertime Performing Arts!

World-class performers & artists are gracing Santa Cruz this summer! Don’t miss out on the talent-filled entertainment!

CABRILLO FESTIVAL OF CONTEMPORARY MUSIC

July 28-August 11, 2019
The 2019 Cabrillo Festival season reflects Music Director and Conductor Cristian Macelaru’s conviction that music should engage us in community, ignite our social conscience, and spark our imaginations. Celebrate Macelaru’s remarkable tenure and, with the trademark spirit of adventurousness, see the groundwork for an exciting new era ahead!

Early May: Subscriber and Advance Ticket Sales via Mail Order process begins. For more information, click here!

EVENT LOCATION & DETAILS:
Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium
307 Church Street
Santa Cruz, CA
831.426.6966
cabrillomusic.org
info@cabrillomusic.org
DATE: July 28- August 11, 2019
TIME: See website for times and more information.

SANTA CRUZ SHAKESPEARE 2019 SUMMER FESTIVAL

July 9- September 1, 2019
The 2019 season starts with Kate Hamill’s off-beat and unique adaptation of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice with performances beginning July 9 and directed by returning director Paul Mullins. The second mainstage production is Shakespeare’s zany showdown The Comedy of Errors starting July 23, directed by acclaimed local director Kirsten Brandt. The festival’s final repertory production starting August 6 will be Shakespeare’s fairy-tale romance The Winter’s Tale directed by Raelle Myrick-Hodges (Venus in Fur, 2018) and featuring nationally-renowned Shakespearean actor Ian Merrill Peakes as King Leontes.  Tickets go on sale May 15, 2019 with a Santa Cruz Shakespeare Member pre-sale starting May 1, and can be purchased online at santacruzshakespeare.org.

EVENT LOCATION & DETAILS:
DeLaveaga Park
Santa Cruz, CA
831.459.2159
santacruzshakespeare.org
DATE: July 9 – September 1, 2019
TIME: See website for schedule