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Festival of Arts Celebrates the ‘Genius’ of Creating

As Laguna Beach’s Festival of Arts readies its 80th anniversary, the town’s leading arts organization has another cause for celebration: its second consecutive year in the black. “In spite of a difficult economy, the festival took in $9 million in revenue last year,...

Pageant Reimagines Make Believe for Summer Crowds

The Festival of Arts and Pageant of the Masters unveiled samples of their summer fare this week, and by all appearances, a good time should be had by all from July 3 through Aug. 31.             This year’s Pageant, titled “Only Make Believe,” for its 78th year features tableaux...