REDCAT NOW Festival Runs July 25-Aug. 10

CalArtians are featured in the lineup of nine new contemporary works at the 16th annual New Original Works (NOW) Festival, running from July 25-Aug. 10 at REDCAT in Downtown Los Angeles.  Each summer, the NOW Festival transmogrifies REDCAT into a cornucopia of dance, music, theater and...

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Polartropica Performs at the Bootleg Theater

Space-pop quartet Polartropica are set to draw audiences into their sonic orbit at the Bootleg Theater in Los Angeles on Monday, July 29. Polartropica is comprised of vocalist Ihui Cherise Wu, bassist Graham Chapman (Music BFA 09), drummer Andrew Lessman (Music BFA 09) and guitarist Alexander...

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Here’s the Thing: Perta’s Poised for Stardom

Fresh off the stage from three recent performances at The Sayers Club in Los Angeles, funk-rock band Perta is poised for rock ‘n roll stardom. Perta is comprised of five members, three of whom are CalArtians—vocalist Mathew Bazulka (Theater BFA 15), keyboardist Colin Kenrick (Music BFA 13),...

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Dog Star Orchestra Final Concerts This Weekend

Created by composer, guitarist and CalArts faculty Michael Pisaro in 2005, the Dog Star Orchestra ensemble and its namesake summer concert series features experimental music by emerging composers, including a number of CalArts alums.  The two final concerts of Dog Star Orchestra 15 take place...

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Ghost Ensemble Presents Four World Premieres in Apophenia Wolf

Benjamin Richter and Carmina Escobar, faculty of The Herb Alpert School of Music at CalArts, will perform in Ghost Ensemble’s upcoming concert Apophenia Wolf on Saturday (June 15) in New York City. The musical collective Ghost Ensemble, of which Richter is the artistic director, presents seven...

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CalArtians Counted Among Top LA Musicians by LA Weekly

CalArtians were among the musicians featured in last month's 2019 Best of LA Music issue, the LA Weekly’s annual spotlight on Los Angeles’ top musical talent. Laura Jean Anderson (Music BFA 14) was recognized as LA Weekly’s ‘Best Singer-songwriter.’ Originally from Olympia, Wash., Anderson...

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Anthony Starble Releases New Single ‘Stay the Same’

Singer-songwriter Anthony Starble (Music BFA 10) has released a new single, Stay the Same, in collaboration with producer HAOO. A cathartic crystalline pop ballad with an R&B flavor, Stay the Same ambles around the perilous labyrinth of toxic relationships.  HAOO, Chinese songwriter-producer and...

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