Art & Culture

Jazz in the Pines, Art Alliance of Idyllwild, Idyllwild Arts and other arts and entertainment, theatre, live music and visual arts coverage. The most comprehensive arts and entertainment calendar covering the Idyllwild area.

Countdown begins to 18th Idyllwild Jazz in the Pines

In five weeks, Idyllwild will be pulsating.

Master Chorale showcases ecumenical nunsense

“Nunsense,” the durable musical that has spawned either four or eight sequels, depending on your math, returns to Idyllwild as “Meshuggah-Nuns!”

Brent Michael Davids teaches composition

Award-winning Mohican composer Brent Michael Davids (wearing the top hat), taught four local native American youth how to compose a string quartet, which was played by a 12-piece ensemble Friday at Idyllwild Arts.

Rachel Resnick shares her story with Idyllwild audience

Rachel Resnick, author of “Love Junkie,” discusses her book with the audience at B’s Mountain of Books during the last session of the Idyllwild Authors Series.

Funky Bazaar raises funds for animals

Peter Buhl, right, owner of the Funky Bazaar, presents $150 checks to Mary Lou Prosin, Animal Rescue Friends of Idyllwild (ARF), and Clay Helgren of Living Free Animal Sanctuary.

Casey shows love for Idyllwild at Idol Ontario performance

Casey Abrams, in an “Idyllwild” sweatshirt, performs on the American Idol tour in Ontario

The lemon lily’s triumphant return

During last weekend's Lemon Lily Festival, a lemon lily bloomed along Strawberry Creek.

Lecture explores how Europe savors America

What do macaws and chocolate have in common? This was the topic of the lecture by Dr. Patricia Crown, professor of anthropology, University of...

Student Jazz Concert impresses

The brass section in one of the four big bands and eight jazz combos that performed at the Student Jazz Concert takes center stage.

VIDEO: Idyllwild’s famous Fourth of July Parade

Relive the parade or find out what you missed. Watch highlights from this year's Idyllwild Fourth of July parade.