In the town of Anza, there are people who are so talented it is at times, amazing. Such is the Thompson Family band. Made up of an entire family, including mom, dad and children, The Thompson Family Band explodes with talent wherever they appear. They are the whole package, instrumentalists, vocalists, sound, set up and tear […]
Every movie made began as someone’s dream. It is no different for all the talent involved in the making of the American Independent Film, “Cataract Gold.” All those talents came together at the Mary Pickford Theatre to celebrate and experience the end results of their efforts at the first public showing of “Cataract Gold,” Thursday, […]
The following is part two in a two-part series about the premiere of “Tucker’s War,” held Jan. 5 at the Idyllwild International Festival of Cinema at the Rustic Theatre in Idyllwild. “Tucker’s War,” a made for television series featured only six professionals in its making, the rest were untapped talent with most coming from the […]
The 95th “Ramona” outdoor play coming this spring will be featuring the same last year’s leads and many of the returning actors and actresses that brought the Helen Hunt Jackson novel to life in 2016. The “Ramona” Pageant, considered California’s only official outdoor play, will be presented the weekends of April 22-23, April 29-30 and […]
Untapped talents premiered larger than life at the premiere of the “Tucker’s War” pilot Jan. 5, at the Idyllwild International Festival of Cinema at the Rustic Theatre in Idyllwild. “Tucker’s War” series was created for TV with a twist. According to its creator Stephen Savage, it will be used as an example and proof of […]
The down and dirty Valentine’s Mudfest scheduled to be held Feb. 11, starting at 9 a.m., at the Lion’s Equestrian Center in Anza may be canceled due to lack of volunteers.
Another round may begin in the effort to bring small water systems to developments in the Anza Valley with new state water regulations requiring the California Water Resources Board to approve all new water systems due to the continuing drought conditions. Until now Anza developers seeking approval to operate a small water systems for Thomas […]
Diane Seiker firstname.lastname@example.org The Anza Civic Improvement League presented the first annual Christmas tree planting in Minor Park in Anza Jan. 14, at 1 p.m. Excited children diligently dug the hole for the live tree, donated by ACIL President Ken Ogren and his wife Annette. The tree was provided by Jim Palmer’s Lizzy Anne’s Nursery in Anza. The […]
With the wet weather moving through the area and much of the ground already saturated, Anza Valley Outlook would like to remind residents to be safe and not to try and cross flooded roadways.
Behind every movie there is a story; a story of how the plot began and the screenplay was written, a story of how the characters were cast and why, a story of locations found and the searching and finding of historical items used to create the feel and the look of the times.