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Osio Theater Seeks Film-Inspired Artwork

Posted on January 29th, 2019 by Osio Theater

Calling all artists! In honor of the grand re-opening of the Osio Theater under its new non-profit status, The Emerging Artists Alliance of Monterey is seeking film-inspired 2D artwork for a curated exhibit celebrating the role film plays in self-expression and storytelling. This juried exhibition will include works from emerging, local artists whose various forms of art address the culture created by movies and art films. Submission deadline is February 23.

Please email your submission of 2D art, including your full name and Instagram handle or website to EAAM. Any submissions missing one of these components will not be considered for exhibition....Read More

This just arrived at The Monterey Music Store directly from France: an Aquilina 5-string bass! Visit us at 425 Alvarado Street in Old Monterey and check it out.

Each model of Aquilina bass has been crafted according to a specific sound experience - from the most “vintage” to the most sophisticated design - with a desire to optimize the instrument and its sound. Homemade truss rod using steel and carbon, acoustic chamber under the bridge, special finish of the keys to homogenize the spectrum and eliminate ghost notes, ergonomics analysis to determine neck and body assembly, angle, etc. These small details make all the difference and give the Aquilina bass an exceptional playability and harmonic richness....Read More

Calling all pinot lovers! Comanche Cellars invites you to try our Santa Lucia Highlands pinot noir vertical flight. Price is $15 to taste 4 wines - if you make a two-bottle purchase, we'll waive one tasting fee. We're located at 412 Alvarado Street in Old Monterey.

This special tasting menu includes the 2014 Dog & Pony Pinot Noir (aged 24 months in 300 gallon bulk tanks with French Oak staves), 2013 Comanche Cellars Pinot Noir (aged 28 months in 50% new French Oak), 2012 Comanche Cellars Pinot Noir (aged 21 months in 50% new French and Hungarian Oak), and the 2011 Comanche Cellars Pinot Noir (aged 20 months in 50% new French Oak).

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Below are the showtimes for Osio Theater, an independent, locally-owned movie theater located at 350 Alvarado Street in Old Monterey, January 25-31, 2019.

STAN AND OLLIE
Weekdays at 2:30pm, 5pm, 7:30pm

Sat & Sun at 12:10pm, 2:30pm, 5pm, 7:30pm
Hollywood comedy legends Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy set out on a variety hall tour of Britain in 1953. With their golden era as the kings of Hollywood behind them, they face an uncertain future. As the charm and beauty of their performances shines through, the tour becomes a hit. But they can't quite shake the specter of their past. The long-buried ghosts, coupled with Oliver's failing health, start to threaten their precious partnership. In this tender and poignant portrait of creative marriages, they rediscover just how much they mean to each other. Watch the trailer.

HUNTER X HUNTER: THE LAST MISSION
Wednesday at 8pm

The action-packed movie is based on the popular Hunter x Hunter anime and manga series. The Battle Olympia tournament at Heaven’s Arena is about to begin! Gon, Killua, Kurapika, and Leorio plan on watching the matches along with the other Hunters and VIPs in attendance. As they wait, a raid by the Shadow ends the festivities. Skilled fighters fall one by one to a dark power derived from malice. When their leader Jed captures Netero and declares death to all Hunters, Gon and Killua rush to defeat him.  Watch the trailer.

BEN IS BACK
Fri, Mon, Tues, Thurs at 2:50pm, 7:45pm
Wed at 2:50pm only

Sat & Sun at 12:20pm, 2:50pm, 7:45pm
19 year-old Ben unexpectedly returns home to his family's suburban home on Christmas Eve morning. Ben's mother, Holly, is relieved and welcoming but wary of her son's ability to stay off drugs. Over a turbulent 24 hours, new truths are revealed and a mother's undying love for her son is tested as she does everything in her power to keep him safe. Watch the trailer.

THE WIFE
Daily at 5:15pm

After nearly 40 years of marriage, Joan and Joe are complements. Where Joe is casual, Joan is elegant. Where Joe is vain, Joan is self-effacing. And where Joe enjoys his very public role as Great American Novelist, Joan pours her considerable intellect, grace, charm, and diplomacy into the private role of Great Man's Wife. Joe is about to be awarded the Nobel Prize for his acclaimed and prolific body of work. The story interweaves the couple's youthful passion and ambition with a portrait of a marriage thirty-plus years later--a lifetime's shared compromises, secrets, betrayals, and mutual love. ...Read More

The Olive Bar is giving big discounts on their Organic Virgin Coconut Oil and Extra Virgin Olive Oils throughout the month of December!

Santa Maria Organic Coconut Oil

  • 40% Off 32oz jar
  • 30% Off 17oz jar
  • 20% Off 8oz jar

Extra Virgin Olive Oils (All Flavors)

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