The Guide


Arts & Entertainment News


Museum guides have unique viewpoint  Museum guides have unique viewpoint

SVMA’s museum guides on a group visit to Marc Katano’s studio in Sonoma. Being a volunteer Museum Guide at the Sonoma Valley Museum... Continue

City's student arts award winner City’s student arts award winner

The winner of the Sonoma 2013 Student Creative Arts Award is Maya Smoot, a 17-year-old Sonoma Valley High School senior. “She performed... Continue

Gilbert brings variety show to TV Gilbert brings variety show to TV

Jeff Gilbert, the old-school crooner who specializes in forgotten hits from the ’30’s and’40’s, embraces the newfangled medium... Continue

Finding repurpose Finding repurpose

Is there a “Blue Boy” in your blue bin? All the works in the “The Repo Show,” the Arts Guild of Sonoma’s annual themed exhibition... Continue

Rolling in it Rolling in it

A photograph of a Cuban cigar factory is among the works in “Revolutionary Island: Tales of Cuban History and Culture, The Sarah... Continue

SCC welcomes new artist in residence  SCC welcomes new artist in residence

The incoming Artist in Residence at the Sonoma Community Center is ceramicist Julia Feld, who will teach classes and mount a June... Continue

Connected: Music, creativity and the family legacy Connected: Music, creativity and the family legacy

Award-winning speech by Emilie Marenec To be honest, I haven’t invented an App, or battled a life threatening disease. At the age... Continue

Museum expands board  Museum expands board

As it embarks on a new era marked with exciting exhibitions and arts engagement activities, the Sonoma Valley Musuem of Art has added... Continue

On the Calendar


Friday, July 11 - Saturday, August 2, 2014
Two Gentlemen of Sonoma Two Gentlemen of Sonoma

“Two Gentlemen of Sonoma”, Shakespeare’s ripping comedy set in 1840s California, adapted and directed by Lucas McClure.... Continue


Saturday, August 2 - Sunday, August 3, 2014
Relay For Life of Sonoma

Come join us for a community event where we celebrate cancer survivors, remember those we have lost and learn how to fight back against... Continue


Saturday, August 9, 2014
Steppin’ Out Live with Ben Vereen

Ben Vereen has been dazzling audiences around the world with this show which highlights his unique artistry, combining a tribute to... Continue


Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Witness Uganda Witness Uganda

Following a sold-out run at A.R.T. that was directed by Tony Award Winner Diane Paulus, the creators of Witness Uganda share an intimate... Continue


Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Sonoma League for Historic Preservation’s Sapphire Anniversary Fundraiser

Celebrates the League’s 45 years of service in preserving Sonoma’s historic structures. Local wines, tapas, finger foods,... Continue


Thursday, August 21, 2014
Band Blend Nights: Live Music & Wine Band Blend Nights: Live Music & Wine

Enjoy live music, award-winning wines and fabulous local foods set among the vineyards of Little Vineyards Family Winery. The Cork... Continue


Thursday, August 21, 2014
Little Vineyards Family Music Night

Little Vineyards Family Winery Owners, Rich & Joan Little, have a passion for music in addition to wine. The winery has launched... Continue


Thursday, August 28, 2014
Oh What a Beautiful Mash-Up Oh What a Beautiful Mash-Up

Stephan Stubbins and Leah Sprecher are well known to Broadway Under The Stars audiences for their show-stopping medleys and hilarious/powerhouse... Continue


Sunday, September 14 - Monday, September 15, 2014
Old-Time Radio Show

A great Old-Time Radio Show recreated before you! Join us for dinner and the show with songs, sound effects, vintage commercials, and... Continue


Friday, September 26, 2014
Valley of the Moon Vintage Festival – Opening Night Gala

 Read More →