Why would a modern artist want to paint like the masters from the 17th century? What makes paintings of fruit, bread, and flowers meaningful? Painter Paul van Ernich talks about time-honored techniques and the secret visual language of realist art in this Captivated by… interview. Van Ernich will show a body of work comprised of still-lifes, portraits,
Mr. and Mrs. Rafik and Eileen Daher have elected to underwrite Casa Classic: California Chamber Orchestra in support of Casa Romantica’s wide-ranging Casa Classic series. The San Clemente residents and business owners have supported Casa Romantica as members and as volunteers for nearly a decade, and gift Casa Romantica with philanthropic support annually as sponsors
San Clemente, CA – Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens, a nonprofit southern California cultural center, invites the public to celebrate the legends of tap dance and their effect on popular culture in a specially-commissioned showcase on Friday, April 20, 2018. Casa Kinetic: Celebrating Tap Dance Legends includes a re-staging of the famous Fred Astaire/Ginger
San Clemente, CA – Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens, a nonprofit southern California cultural center, will bring the international art scene to south Orange County in spring and summer 2018 with exhibitions from renowned contemporary artists in The Netherlands, Rwanda and Mexico. Both spring exhibitions are part of the institution’s Open Casa gallery program.
San Clemente, CA – Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens, a nonprofit southern California cultural center, welcomes jazz pianist, singer and composer Tony DeSare to perform for its annual fundraising gala on Friday, March 16, 2018. Casa Classic: An Evening with Tony DeSare will support performing arts and cultural programs for people of all ages
San Clemente, CA – As New Year’s resolutions go, ‘wellness’ is a universal priority. Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens is proud to offer an expanded Casa Wellness program in 2018, with classes and workshops that give patrons access to a variety of culinary, ﬁtness, and lifestyle classes. “Wellness is becoming a social matter, not
San Clemente, CA – Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens, a nonprofit southern California cultural center, has accepted a gift from Ms. June Yoder of San Clemente, CA to continue offering D. Yoder Family Sundays in 2018. D. Yoder Family Sundays, which began in January 2017, enables free admission for all visitors to Casa Romantica
Ranked as one of the top films of all time by the American Film Institute, the British Film Institute, and Sight & Sound consecutively for several years, it’s no secret that Alfred Hitchcock’s 1958 film Vertigo is a film that captivates people — over and over again. But what makes it so brilliant? Surely Psycho
San Clemente, CA – Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens, a nonprofit southern California cultural center, welcomes the California Chamber Orchestra for a unique performance of Antonio Vivaldi’s famous Four Seasons concerti on Thursday, February 8, 2018. The concert, led by Artistic Director and Conductor Dana Zimbric, will include eleven string musicians and a harpsichordist.
Wedding trends change daily, but something that never changes is that craving for something sweet on your big day! We have come a long way from the traditional six-tier wedding cakes and perfectly-posed ‘bride and groom’ cake toppers. Couples are straying from the norm by creating one-of-a-kind dessert displays that incorporate some of their all-time