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Cool on the Coast: Plenty of events to fall for in September

Layla Marino

September 17, 2015

Fall is on its way on the North Coast, and with it comes lots of concerts and plays. World-class theater, a new venue spotlight and, of course, the world-class concerts at the Belly Up are on deck in September. Summer isn’t all gone, however, as San Diego’s northern beach towns still have lots of ou...

Cool on the Coast: Stage some summer fun in July

Layla Marino

July 16, 2015

In July, San Diego reaches a fever pitch for events, especially with the opening of the Del Mar races and, of course, Comic-Con. Residents and tourists alike are bound to easily find these big three events, but what about the events on the North Coast that are a bit off the beaten racetrack, so to speak...

A marquee event: Oceanside’s Star Theatre Company celebrates restored landmark sign

The Stare Theatre’s restored marquee is lit July 3 in Oceanside. (Photo by Troy Orem)

Susan Whaley

July 9, 2015

An oldie but goodie, the historic neon marquee of Oceanside’s Star Theatre lit up again on July 3. The day before Fourth of July, the $110,000 newly restored marquee illuminated Coast Highway surrounded by a crowd of friends and family of the theater community. Some passersby even stopped to join...

OCEANSIDE: Historic Star Theatre unveils restored marquee July 3

The Historic Star Theatre in Oceanside. (North Coast Current file photo)

July 2, 2015

OCEANSIDE — The Historic Star Theatre invites the public to celebrate the unveiling of the venue’s restored neon marquee July 3 at 7 p.m. The sign is the largest neon marquee west of the Mississippi River and one of the largest neon marquees in operation in the United States, the theater company...

OCEANSIDE: ‘Fools’ by Neil Simon on stage in September

September 19, 2013

OCEANSIDE — The Star Theatre Company of Oceanside stages the Neil Simon comedy “Fools” Sept. 27-Oct. 6. The theater is located at 402 N. Coast Highway in Oceanside. Information: 760-721-9983. Online: The North Coast Current welcomes your community news. Submit upcoming eve...

Oceanside film fest celebrates cinema

Guests talk in the Star Theatre lobby at the Oceanside Film Festival’s red-carpet opening Aug. 22. (Photo by Paige Nelson)

Paige Nelson

September 1, 2013

Unsigned filmmakers from around the world made their debut on the big screen Aug. 22-25 at the historic Star Theatre for Oceanside’s third annual International Film Festival. Fifty films from nearly every genre were shown at the four-day movie marathon, filling up as many as 22 total hours of screening...

Independents’ days: Oceanside fest celebrates art of film

Oceanside International Film Festival Chairman Dmitriy Demidov stands Aug. 4 outside the Star Theatre in downtown Oceanside, the venue for much of the festival's events. (Photo by Paige Nelson)

Paige Nelson

August 10, 2013

The Oceanside Cultural Arts Foundation is getting ready to roll out the red carpet for its third annual Oceanside International Film Festival later this month. The four-day event officially kicks off the film festival season in San Diego, starting Aug. 22. The festival showcases a juried selection...

Marquee family: Schulzes bring artistic energy to Oceanside

Mother-and-son theater team David and Ann Schulz, pictured June 4, run the Star Theatre in downtown Oceanside. (Photo by Paige Nelson)

Heather Randall

June 7, 2013

In just a short time, patrons of downtown Oceanside’s nightlife will notice a brighter sparkle emanating from the historic Star Theatre on Coast Highway when the restoration of the prominent marquee, originally built in 1956, is completed. The project is aimed to coincide with Oceanside’s 125th...

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