‘West Side Story’ at Agoura is spectacular

Play Review

When “West Side Story” made its debut on Broadway in 1957, musical theater grew up. For the first time, a show blended drama, song and dance with subject matter that was both relevant and meaningful to audiences in the 1950s. In their final evening performance of its weeklong run last Friday night, the students of Agoura High School succeeded on […]

Camarillo Airport has WWII plane display

The Collings Foundation’s Wings of Freedom Tour will be at the Camarillo Airport at the General Aviation Ramp, 325 Durley Ave. through Fri., May 8. Ground tours and displays will be from 9 a.m. through 5 p.m. Thurs., May 7; 9 a.m. through noon Fri., May 8. The 30minute flight experiences are normally scheduled before and after the ground tour […]

Learn about Park Moderne

Calabasas' oldest tract was originally an artists' colony

Taryn Wayne of the Calabasas Historical Society will speak on the history of the oldest subdivision in Calabasas, Park Moderne, at the next meeting of the CanogaOwensmouth Historical Society at 7:30 p.m. Wed., May 13 at the historic 1935 fire station at 7248 Owensmouth Ave., Canoga Park. Originally formed as an artists’ colony in 1927, Park Moderne is now known […]

Dinner auction at Oaks Christian carries Latin American theme

Oaks Christian School’s ninth annual dinner auction will be a Latin American-style event called “Ven Conmigo, Come With Me” on Sat., May 9 at the school, 31749 La Tienda Road, Westlake Village. The public is invited. The event will begin with an outdoor mercado (marketplace) from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. with Latin American food, music and salsa dancing—and a silent […]

Pay attention to your intentions

“Your spiritual journey requires that you become emotionally aware, learn to make responsible choices and use that ability to align your personality with your soul. Your intentions determine the trajectory of your life. If you are not aware of them, you follow a path that may lead you to places that you do not want to go.” —Gary Zukav, “Soul […]

Tin Drum playing at The Canyon

Tin Drum will open for Ambrosia at 7:30 p.m. tonight, May 7, at The Canyon, 28912 Roadside Drive, Agoura Hills. The band will give the premiere performance of its new album “Where Have You Been?” For tickets, call (818) 879-5016 or visit www.canyonclub .net. For information about the band, go to www.tindrummusic .com.

Oak Park senior takes top honor at Westlake Village Art Guild show

Oak Park High School senior Nikki Mercado has taken a multipronged approach to fulfilling her dreams. Mercado, 18, recently won first place in the Oil and Acrylic category at the Conejo Valley Senior Arts competition sponsored by the Westlake Village Art Guild. She also received the guild’s Dorothy Thompson memorial award. Mercado created her winning painting, “Global Warming is Real,” […]

Emergency services put on display

Grammy winner at school jazz fest

The Westlake High School Instrumental Music Department will host the annual Jazz Festival starting at 9 a.m. Sat., May 9 at the school, 100 N. Lakeview Canyon Road, Westlake Village. More than 40 bands from 22 schools in Southern California will perform. Grammy Award-winner and Westlake Village resident Gordon Goodwin and members of his Big Phat Band will play as […]

Youths groove for God at UNIFY event