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.

Idyllwild native first chair flutist at Idyllwild Arts

Idyllwild’s own Erec VonSeggern made first chair in the Idyllwild Arts Wind Ensemble flute section.

Remaining Junior Naturalist programs promise learning fun

Only four Junior Naturalist Programs remain at the Idyllwild Nature Center. All will be held on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to noon and cost...

Tables turn on Idyllwild Authors Series host

Eduardo Santiago brought an impressive cadre of Los Angeles authors to Idyllwild to inaugurate his first Idyllwild Authors Series. Santiago’s success caused regulars at the series to ask Santiago, himself an author, to speak.

Artspresso Gallery features images of Italy

Artist-photographer Kathy Harmon-Luber's photographs of Italy are featured at Artspresso Gallery. The opening reception on Saturday was well-attended.

Meshuggah-Nuns are a hit!

The Messhuggah-Nuns cast, perform with the Master Chorale’s in the hilarious musical ...

Idyllwild Francophonies celebrate Bastille Day

Idyllwild Francophonie, a local French-speaking group, met at Café Aroma on July 14 to celebrate Bastille Day.

Library teaches Idyllwild younsters about Africa

The country of Africa was the next topic in a series of cultural presentations to youngsters at the Idyllwild Library Summer Reading Program.

City Beat keeps Idyllwild on its feet

The popular band “City Beat’ brought its hard-hitting sound to the Hill on Thursday, July 21 as part of the Idyllwild Summer Concert Series. Locals, visitors and friends crowded onto the dance floor to dance to City Beat’s playlist of Chicago, Tower of Power, Blood Sweat and Tears and other favorites.

Droste and quintet play it smooth

When it comes to covering the musical spectrum, Keith Droste has “played it all.” This year, Chicago native Droste plans to cover it all ...

Patron’s Dinner: An evening with the arts

The Patron’s Dinner begins the Aug. 26 weekend festivities in Idyllwild commonly known as the 18th Annual Jazz in the Pines. Chris Maxson, owner...