The Santa Ana College Applied Music Schedule for Spring 2013

All recitals are held in Fine Arts Hall, Room C-104 and are free to the public. Daily parking permits are available for $2. Tuesdays at 5pm February 5 Ernest Salem, Violin Alison Edwards, Piano February 12 Orientation February 19 Omar Ávalos, Flamenco and Classical Guitarist February 26 Alison Edwards, Piano David F. López, Clarinet David… Read More The Santa Ana College Applied Music Schedule for Spring 2013

Santa Ana 101

School is in, and to reiterate, Santa Ana is not “the OC.” It is much less “SanTana.” This argument corrects, deconstructs, dismisses and reeducates people away from the mob mentality, fad and bandwagon, that of those that defile the Santa Ana name with a willfully invented misnomer. Let’s review: No, it’s not a typo. Many… Read More Santa Ana 101

This Week at the SAC Black Box Theatre: Necessary Targets

The Santa Ana College Theatre Arts Department presents Necessary Targets written by Eve Ensler, and directed by Chris Cannon. This play breaks in SAC’s newest performance venue, the Black Box Theatre, which is located behind Phillips Hall Theatre, next to the Don Express shop. Show dates are Thursday, Nov. 1 at 2:30 pm, Friday Nov.… Read More This Week at the SAC Black Box Theatre: Necessary Targets

“American Soldiers” Now Playing at Phillips Hall Theatre

The stage play “American Soldiers” written by Matt Morillo and directed by Chris Cannon is now playing at Phillips Hall Theatre at Santa Ana College. Remaining shows are October 18, 19 and 20 at 8:00 pm and October 21 at 2:30 pm. Synopsis Angela, an Army veteran and war hero, returns home emotionally scarred. After… Read More “American Soldiers” Now Playing at Phillips Hall Theatre

Sergio González sings Ponce’s Marchita el alma

Sergio González, tenor, sang Manuel Ponce’s Marchita el alma (The soul withers) as part of his first semester recital at Santa Ana College. González was accompanied by Susan Dennis, who improvised the piano score at times. The work was performed at the request of vocal instructor Eileen O’ Hern, whose students have performed a number… Read More Sergio González sings Ponce’s Marchita el alma

Works by Manuel M. Ponce to be sung at Santa Ana College this week

The Santa Ana College Music Department presents tenors Sergio González and José Eduardo Hernández this week as part of the Applied Music Student Recitals. González performs Ponce’s Marchita el alma (The Soul Withers) as part of his recital on Tuesday, May 8 at 5:00 pm, and Hernández performs Ponce’s Por ti mi corazón (For You,… Read More Works by Manuel M. Ponce to be sung at Santa Ana College this week

Zoot Suit Fills to Capacity on Closing Night, Turns Others Away

The Santa Ana College Theater Department’s production of Zoot Suit filled to capacity on its closing night on Sunday, March 18th. This was the only show where people were turned away due to the limited capacity of Phillips Hall, which seats only 360. Opening night was a sellout, and the other nights averaged to fill… Read More Zoot Suit Fills to Capacity on Closing Night, Turns Others Away