Loading Events

Past Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

September 2019

Celebration ’69

Sep 13 @ 7:30 pm - Sep 15 @ 2:00 pm
Carl Cherry Center for the Arts
$20

Celebration ’69, a multimedia experience featuring live music, images, video and storytelling, will play one last time this year at the Carl Cherry Center for the Arts, Carmel. Proceeds from the performances will go to All Things New Church in Monterey. Friday and Saturday, September 13 and 14 at 7:30 pm; Sunday, September 15th at 2 pm. Donations are $20. The show focuses on stories about six of the year’s most iconic historical events including, among others, Woodstock, the Apollo…

Find out more »

Smart Shorts Celebration of Film

Sep 14 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Carl Cherry Center for the Arts

The Carl Cherry Center for the Arts will be screening the Smart Shorts Celebration of Film on Saturday, September 14th, from noon to 3:00 p.m. in the center’s theater in Carmel. The afternoon will feature thirteen original short films submitted from around the globe for entry in the event. Smart Shorts was developed to encourage filmmakers ages 12 and older to create, express and share their lives and perspectives through films shot exclusively on smartphones and tablets. Sponsored, in part, through donations from MCGives and the Arts Council…

Find out more »

October 2019

Literary Programs at The Cherry

Oct 1 - Oct 31
Carl Cherry Center for the Arts
Find out more »

Our Thoughts and Prayers Are with You

Oct 4 @ 5:00 pm - Nov 16 @ 4:00 pm
Carl Cherry Center for the Arts

"Stick Up" - Cate White Our Thoughts and Prayers Are with You, a multimedia group exhibit exploring gun violence, continues through Saturday, November 16th.  The exhibit is free and open to the public. Sponsored, in part, by the Monterey Bay Zen Center, the Quakers and the Arts Council for Monterey County, the exhibit includes Bren Ahearn, Adrian Burrell, Enrique Chagoya, Marc D’Estout, Al Farrow, Mildred Howard, Diana Krevsky, John Moore, Jennie Ottinger, Maria Porges, Juan Carlos Quintana, Cate White and Jan…

Find out more »

“The sound of water ” – The Art of Catching the Moment: A Haiku Writing Workshop

Oct 12 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Carl Cherry Center for the Arts

 “The sound of water”—The Art of Catching the Moment, a haiku workshop with poet Elliot Ruchowitz Roberts, will be held at the Carl Cherry Center for the Arts on October 12th, 2019, from 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM.  The program is open to readers and writers of all levels of experience with haiku. Price for the one-day event is $60. Scholarships are available. For more information or to reserve a ticket, please call (831) 624-7491 or (831) 920-0383. The workshop…

Find out more »

Literary Reading Exploring Gun Violence and its Aftermath

Oct 18 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Carl Cherry Center for the Arts

A literary reading exploring gun violence and its aftermath will be held Friday, October 18th at 7:30 pm. The event is free and open to the public. Produced in conjunction with the exhibit, Our Thoughts and Prayers Are with You, a multimedia group exhibit organized by the Carl Cherry Center for the Arts, the reading examines issues related to gun violence from a range of perspectives. Celebrated novelist Jane Smiley will be joined by poets Jennifer Lagier, George Lober, Elliot Ruchowitz-Roberts and…

Find out more »

Ekphrastic Poetry: Writing Workshop with Jodie Hollander

Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Carl Cherry Center for the Arts
$60

Experience art at a new level and use it to inspire your writing. Internationally-known poet Jodie Hollander teaches this workshop in which participants respond poetically to the Cherry Center's current exhibit. Study examples of celebrated poems that respond to, or were inspired by, art. You will then be led through a variety of writing activities inspired by the art, ultimately leading to a draft of an original poem. The afternoon will include a discussion of poetic techniques such as the…

Find out more »

November 2019

Monterey Plays with San Francisco

Nov 1 @ 7:30 pm - Nov 16 @ 7:30 pm
Carl Cherry Center for the Arts
$20 – $25

Monterey Plays, an Arts Council for Monterey County sponsored festival of short and one act plays written by Monterey playwrights. Tickets are $25 for Friday/Saturday performances (7:30 p.m. curtain); and $20 for Sunday matinee performance (2:00 p.m. curtain). Tickets are available on brownpapertickets.com. Friday, Nov. 1/Saturday, Nov. 2: Euterpe by David Norum; Daylight Savings, by Erik Roycraft; Bank Street Blues, by Nina Solomita; He Fell In, But I Did Not, by Nina Solomita; Conversation, by Joe Nance; The Cats by David Norum; And Still I love…

Find out more »

MCGives 2019

Nov 7 @ 8:00 am - Dec 31 @ 5:00 pm

What's this year's 'Big Idea?' As an institution, the Carl Cherry Center for the Arts is an enormous idea. Just the knowledge and reassurance the Cherry Center is still here is good for our spiritual health, even if we only set foot through its doors once a year. It has been nearly thirteen years since the Cherry Hall Theater received significant renovation.Improvements will enable the center to offer more shows, more performances and more varied programs. A contribution through the MCGives! program…

Find out more »

December 2019

Make Merry at The Cherry – pop up art sale

Dec 13 @ 4:00 pm - Dec 15 @ 4:00 pm

The Carl Cherry Center for the Arts invites you to their annual 'pop-up' art fundraiser and holiday celebration, Make Merry at the Cherry, on Friday, December 13th, from 4-7 pm. Catch the holiday spirit as you mix and mingle with friends old and new. The event will feature reasonably-priced art by noted local artists Tracey Adams, Ann Artz, Eleen Auvil, Richard Cannon, Jim Dultz, Jay Fitzgerald, Nancy Genn, Ken Hale, Mary Hill, Susan Hyde Greene, Robin Winfield, Jan Wurm, and many more!  We…

Find out more »
+ Export Events