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Today we celebrate the birthday of Charles M. Schulz and honor his contributions as a cartoonist and beloved humorist.
November is Native American Heritage Month. Today we recognize the artistic contributions of Indigenous and Native American artists, among them: Martha Redbone, who appeared on our stage in 2018; Maria Tallchief, a principal ballerina for New York City Ballet; rock group Redbone; and poet laureate Joy Harjo.
Each month, Executive Director Megan Kline Crockett shares a few words in our Carpenter Connections newsletter.
When the 14th Dalai Lama delivered a talk on Human Rights at the Carpenter Center in May of 201, Long Beach resident Leah rode her bike to be there in our theatre.
This #MaskUp Monday, we’re shining a spotlight on Jeff Warner. For over a decade, Jeff has been lighting shows on our stage so that everyone—from musicians to dancers—is illuminated in a perfect glow.  Also a sewing master, Jeff began producing protective masks as soon as mask-wearing was shown to reduce the spread of COVID-19.
This Veteran’s Day, we honor all who have served in our Armed Forces.