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The arts in Orange County are blossoming both in-person and online, and Arts Orange County is proud to spotlight these events happening here this week. For any in-person events, be sure to check the venue's audience guidelines in advance for the latest health and safety protocols. 


Canyon Artists Studio Tour

The art-makers of Silverado and Modjeska Canyon open their doors for visitors to be inspired and find unique holiday gifts in this annual community tradition - start at the Silverado Canyon Market for maps and provisions  DETAILS »


The Nether

Jennifer Haley's Ovation Award-winning sci-fi play looks into the future of virtual realities and sees dark ethical questions approaching; this production marks the return to live performance of Santa Ana's theater company The Wayward Artist - Mature Content, Adults Only  DETAILS »


The Making of Nochebuena

Chapman University's Musco Center for the Arts is working to make its spectacular Nochebuena an annual holiday tradition; and this special virtual presentation takes viewers behind the scenes of the design and presentation of the upcoming show  DETAILS »


Tactile Arts for Kids & Teens

These workshops invite students to expand their approach to the visible arts by using senses other than sight to create still life images  DETAILS »


Kate Cohen: Explanation of the Doodle

This Laguna Beach solo show chronicles the artist's journey of finding joy and solace during a battle with cancer by embracing the pure, uncritical creation that happens in "doodling"  DETAILS »

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