Kick Off 2018 with Thursdays@Newhall
10 By 10, Note By Note, Art Reception and ARTree Highlight the January Schedule
The City of Santa Clarita’s Thursdays@Newhall series, presented by Galpin Subaru, continues in January with free artistic events in Old Town Newhall. Popular events 10 by 10, Note by Note, an artist reception at The MAIN and the return of the ARTree Speaker Series line the calendar on Thursday nights.
Thursdays@Newhall is an ongoing opportunity for residents of Santa Clarita to attend free shows and concerts on Thursdays in Old Town Newhall.
The schedule begins on January 4 at The MAIN, located at 24266 Main Street, when 10 performers will take the stage for 10 minutes each and share their comedy, storytelling, short films and music at the monthly 10 by 10 show from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Performances this month include music by The New Mexican and Abel Gallardo; storytelling with Brandon Burkhart and Mary Margaret-Martinez; magic with Liam Johnson; comedy by Chris Cope, Rachel McDowell and Ernie Stone; dance by Adam Kerbel and a screening of the short film “Yoga Pant Brawl,” written and directed by PeiPei Alena Yuan.
On January 11 local musicians will take the stage for Note by Note inside The MAIN. Note by Note is a music showcase presenting audiences with a variety of genres at a free evening of fun. Bands, duos and soloists will play their blend of music for the audience’s listening pleasure. Come enjoy a wide range of music styles including rock, folk, Celtic, Americana, blues, jazz, country, experimental, western and more! Featured performers in January include Full Safari, Sammy Montana, The Buckhenries and Abby Lyons. Performers interested in Note by Note can learn more at OldTownNewhall.com/NotebyNote.
On January 18 an art reception will be held from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. inside The MAIN. This month’s featured exhibit is “Fear and Love,” by artist Sept. Sept invites you to explore his “Anti-Graphical” style that has no limitations. Guests attending this free reception will enjoy light appetizers, entertainment and a chance to meet Sept.
Thursdays@Newhall’s slate finishes on January 25 with the ARTree Speaker Series inside The MAIN. Matt Hernandez is the president of design at CBS Network and oversees the design and animation of CBS’s network branding, manages campaigns and all primetime and daytime promos. Hernandez will share his journey in the entertainment business as well as tools to stay relevant in the design field.
For more information about the City of Santa Clarita’s Thursdays@Newhall events, visit ThursdaysAtNewhall.com or contact the City’s Arts and Events Office at (661) 250-3787.