Gordon Wiltsie: “To the Ends of the Earth”

Rio Theatre 1205 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz, CA

The Adventures of an Expedition Photographer Many a story has been told imagining places never before seen by human eyes or of cultures barely known to the outside world. Gordon Wiltsie tells such stories, but with one difference: Gordon’s stories aren’t fiction. He was there. These places, these peoples really exist. Gordon Wiltsie has made […]


New Music Works DIA de los MUERTOS/DAY of the DEAD Music & Dance Performance

Rio Theatre 1205 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz, CA

A musical celebration honoring souls of the departed. Music by living and late composers. Interweaving of traditional songs, dances and rituals from Mexico, Colombia, and the United States. Bring keepsakes to add to our special Dia de los Muertos Altar. NMW Ensemble, Philip Collins, Director Guest Artist: The Cabrillo Latin Music Ensemble, Michael Strunk, Director


Banff Mountain Film Festival Radical Reels Tour

Rio Theatre 1205 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz, CA

Action – Sports – Films The best high adrenaline films from the Banff Mountain Film Festival are coming to the Rio Theatre in Santa Cruz on September 26 There is no better way to get stoked about skiing, biking, riding, or paddling than by seeing the 2015 edition of the Radical Reels Tour! We’re talking […]


Women Who Rock

Rio Theatre 1205 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz, CA

Please join us for Women Who Rock Our World, a conversation in a talk-show format followed by a rock music performance to honor the often unsung contribution of women to the counterculture and their radical influences, from the arts to public health. Music will be performed by the legendary Ace of Cups, one of the […]