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The Bills Pay Off

By Spikeyrat

Lauraine Leblanc Eye Arts Scrutinizer For those of you who only read the first sentence of any review, I say, go see The Bills. Thanks for reading. For the rest of you: In 1991, I saw the Pogues play live. In fact, I saw the Violent Femmes open for the Pogues that night. That... »

Life After OysterFest, Saturday, June 15

By Spikeyrat

ARCATA – Take a quick disco nap and down a couple of espressos after OysterFest, as official and unofficial after parties put forth some delectable musical offerings the evening of Saturday, June 15. Yogoman Burning Band with Motherlode at Jambalaya In case you missed the OysterFest or want more of the headlining bands, PC... »

Creamery District Funds Placemaking Art Projects

By kevpod

Five local artists will receive a total of $7,200 from Playhouse Arts as part of the Creamery District’s creative placemaking arts initiative. »

Wildberries And Arcata Playhouse Join Forces

By kevpod

The three-year commitment of $15,000 from Wildberries is part of their ongoing efforts in the community to support non-profit organizations and their missions. »

‘Loon’ Like Live Pixar At The Arcata Playhouse

By kevpod

Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for students and 18 and under. They are available at Wildberries Marketplace and online at brownpapertickets.com or reserve at (707) 822-1575. The Arcata Playhouse is located at 1251 Ninth St. »

‘The Word’ – Community Storytelling With KHSU At The Arcata Playhouse

By kevpod

Workshop participant Maggie Gainer said of the process, “This workshop has provided us with opportunities to be coached by experienced performing storytellers, support each other, get lots of feedback, think about our personal repertoire of stories in new ways, and develop the confidence for the first time to take them to the stage. ... »

Lauraine Leblanc: Wham, Bam, Thank You Ma’am – October 19, 2012

By kevpod

Women of the Northwest is at the Arcata Playhouse until Sunday, Oct. 21, then embarks on a tour of the North Coast, stopping at at the Petrolia Community Center Saturday, Oct. 27 and at Beginnings in Briceland, Sunday, Oct. 28. arcataplayhouse.org »

Creamery District Dreaming At The Arcata Playhouse – September 19, 2012

By kevpod

Attendees said they would plant gardens, develop landscaping, work on mosaics and murals, spread the word, solicit non-participants to join in the effort, plan more public events and keep participating in the process. arcataplayhouse.org »

Arts Drive Creamery District Visioning, Design Charette this Saturday, Sept. 8

By kevpod

The west-of-downtown area has been coming into its own recently, identifying its assets and trying to leverage them for a neighborhood makeover. July’s announcement of a $50,000 National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) “Our Town” grant further invigorated the process. »

$50K Grant For Playhouse, Creamery District – July 13, 2012

By kevpod

Playhouse Arts and the City of Arcata will work with Holly Yashi, Kash Boodjeh Architects, Greenway Partners, 101 Architects and other local businesses to create a creative industry corridor in the historic Creamery District in downtown Arcata. »