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Celebration Arts is a multicultural nonprofit company that produces theatrical works and also provides training in the performing arts.

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Youth Day Theme Chosen, Committee Launches Contest


The Winters Youth Day Committee has chosen the theme for the 2024 event and is seeking artists to help design the art to market the event.

Creative Architecture Thrives in Los Angeles


With its hilly terrain, parts of Los Angeles aren’t always the easiest to build in. But that didn’t stop an architect from building a unique structure in Silver Lake.

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Inside Look: Family Art Classes at the Pence Gallery

The monthly classes cover a wide range of engaging art projects aimed at kids ages 5—12, and adults may even learn a technique or two.

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Free Art Pantry Opens in Davis

The Free Art Pantry was opened as a mutual aid project, and will be open regularly to anyone who wants to access or donate gently used and new art supplies at no cost.

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Beer and Ballet: Sacramento Ballet Presents New Choreography on Outdoor Stage

Sacramento Ballet will commence the 2023-24 season with their annual performance series, “Beer and Ballet”.

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Davisphere Canceled

Thursdays in The Davisphere has been canceled for 2023.

Image caption: New legislation will impose penalties on local school boards that ban books for covering issues of diversity.
New California Bill Slaps Back at School Book Bans

California will penalize school boards that ban books based on inclusion of certain groups under a bill the governor is expected to sign into law. But some fear unintended consequences.

Image caption: Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to wait for more information before signing a bill that would remove TikTok from most state smartphones.
Newsom Halts TikTok Ban, App to Stay on State Phones

A bipartisan bill to prohibit TikTok on state phones is shelved until 2024. It had breezed through the state Legislature, but the authors want to tweak the measure. It's the latest social media regulation to get stalled in California.

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DIMI Brings Live Music Back to Sophia’s

The Davis Independent Music Initiative (DIMI) has Brought Live Music Back to Sophia’s Thai Kitchen. 

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$300k Grant, New Residencies at Veterans Memorial Theatre

The Hate Free Together Campaign, designed to build community and foster social change, is funded by the California Art Council's California Creative Corps program, and is a collaboration between the City of Davis, UC Davis, and Yolo County.

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