Beverly Hills, CA - The Arts & Culture Division of The City of Beverly Hills’ Community Services Department expands its programming to Beverly Hills Television, Channel 10, bringing viewers the Community’s beloved summer concerts series, Concerts on Canon, in the comfort of their homes.
Concerts on Canon will air every Thursday at 7:00 p.m., beginning August 6 through September 10. Fans will be entertained by their favorite bands, including Rod Lightning and the Thunderbolts of Love playing rock ’n roll classics, The Hodads performing surf music, and The OC3 Classic giving viewers a listen to the past with rock ’n roll music from the 1970’s to the 1990’s.
“We are excited to bring a wide breadth of arts and culture programming to the community during this time. We hope you enjoy watching these wonderful performances in the comfort of your own home, until we can meet again in person,” says Kristin Buhagiar, Recreation Services Manager for the Arts & Culture Division.
Since 2009, the Community Services Department has been bringing free, weekly, live outdoor summer concerts to thousands of people in the community. While all events have been cancelled due to the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Community Services Department continues to provide programming, classes, summer camps and events to people through live and taped online services and television broadcasts. “Enjoy the best of Arts & Culture in August,” exclaimed Community Service Director Jenny Rogers, “we are thrilled to showcase the best local performers in a beautiful outdoor setting courtesy of the City of Beverly Hills and BHTV!”
In addition to Concerts on Canon, a new series of performances will be brought to viewers from the recently restored 1928 historic Greystone Theatre at Greystone Mansion & Gardens.To be aired on Beverly Hills Television Channel 10 every Monday at 7:30 p.m. beginning August 3 through August 31, the Greystone Theatre Performances lineup includes actor Stephen Tobolowsky who will read from the Stephen Tobolowsky Files; poetry reading from Los Angeles poet, Suzanne Lummis; flamenco guitar music with Los Angeles native and multi-talented musician, Mark Gutierrez, and music with professional harpist Bonnie Mohr from Los Angeles.
Watch these and other exciting programs on BHTV Channel 10 or beverlyhills.org/live at scheduled times. You can view the program schedule at beverlyhills.org/bhtv. For complete schedule and artist biographies for Concerts on Canon, view beverlyhills.org/concertsoncanon. Greystone Theatre Performance schedule and artist biographies can be viewed at beverlyhills.org/greystonetheatre. For questions or additional information, call 310-285-6830.