February 17, 2017 RSS feed / On The Town

Show crackles with creativity

play review /// ‘And Lightning Struck’ Play looks at ‘Frankenstein’ author’s life

Simi Valley playwright Robert Weibezahl and Mary Shelley, author of the classic gothic novel “Frankenstein,” have something in common: the creation of life.  More...

Extreme filmmaker to speak in T.O.

National Geographic extreme filmmaker Bryan Smith will be the second speaker in the new National Geographic Live! Series at 8 p.m. Fri., Feb. 24 in the Kavli Theatre, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd.  More...

Touring film festival comes to Simi

Movies will portray women as leaders

Lunafest, a touring film festival that screens short films by, for and about women, comes to town Thurs., Feb. 23 at Studio Movie Grill in the Simi Valley Town Center, 1555 Simi Town Center Way. More...

Popular ’60s folk stars hit the stage

CONCERT PREVIEW /// Peter Yarrow, Noel Paul Stookey

The members of Grammywinning folk trio Peter, Paul and Mary were an integral part of the political and social upheaval of the 1960s. They weren’t afraid to sing their conscience, performing songs that promoted humanity, hope and activism. More...