Ventura - November 12, 2019

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Event Details

Date

November 12, 2019 7:00 PM

Location

Oxnard Performing Arts Center
800 Hobson Way
Oxnard, CA 93030

Category

Upcoming Events

11/12/19

Tuesday

Blended

Stories

Love Romance Other Disasters: Brian Williams

Love Romance Other Disasters: Brian Williams

In 1998 at 4 1/2 yrs old Brian lost both his parents. Growing up with PTSD, ADHD, and depression made life a struggle. Brian shares his journey to find peace…
Love Romance Other Disasters: Tami Davis

Love Romance Other Disasters: Tami Davis

In 2001, 19 year old Tami working for the U.S. coast guard meet BM3 Sean Davis but it would be a year later until they could date. Tami shares a…
Love Romance Other Disasters: Scott Friedman

Love Romance Other Disasters: Scott Friedman

June 1981 Scott found himself going through a divorce. Scott is self proclaimed bad at emotions but learned the kindness people shared with you can make all the difference.
Love Romance Other Disasters: Monique Gonzalez 

Love Romance Other Disasters: Monique Gonzalez 

Monique creator of 'Loud and Queer' tells her story about heartbreak, finding her own sense of self, and passions.
Love Romance Other Disasters: Erin Prewitt - 'To love again after loss'

Love Romance Other Disasters: Erin Prewitt - 'To love again after loss'

Erin tells the story of what it was like to start dating after her husband had been killed by an intoxicated driver.
Love Romance Other Disasters: Michelle Rogers

Love Romance Other Disasters: Michelle Rogers

Michelle shares her story about family illness and how it came to be that she'd be the kidney donor for her boyfriends sister.
Holidays and Family: Robin Cohen Westmiller - 'Isn't it amazing how much you can see when the lights go out'

Holidays and Family: Robin Cohen Westmiller - 'Isn't it amazing how much you can see when the lights go out'

Robin shares the story about what would turn out to be the best Hanukkah night during a power outage; that years later would turn into tradition.
Holidays and Family: Larry Swartz

Holidays and Family: Larry Swartz

Larry shares his story about falling in love over food.
Holidays and Family: John Garner - 'Christmas As A Cop'

Holidays and Family: John Garner - 'Christmas As A Cop'

John grew up in a military family of 7 kids and decided to become a cop while watching Adam-12. At 17 he became a police cadet, later joined the army,…
Holidays and Family: Janis Benn

Holidays and Family: Janis Benn

Janis tells us about how her relationship with her father kept changing over the years even until the very end.
Holidays and Family: Elizabeth Hunter Molina

Holidays and Family: Elizabeth Hunter Molina

Elizabeth shares the story of how she and her husband came to adopt their children in Haiti.
Holidays and Family: Dylan Alexander Mack

Holidays and Family: Dylan Alexander Mack

Dylan shares what Christmas in Iraq was like after tragedy struck.
Holidays and Family: Corinne Stapenhorst

Holidays and Family: Corinne Stapenhorst

Corinne shares the story of a family Domino game so intense that they all forgot it was New Year's Eve.
Away We Go: Miguel Rodriguez - 'Finding My Purpose'

Away We Go: Miguel Rodriguez - 'Finding My Purpose'

Miguel was only 7 years old when his family was forced to flee Mexico City to the U.S. As they had to leave quickly this meant they had no documents. Miguel…
Away We Go: Mirella Acebo - 'A Trip Back In Time'

Away We Go: Mirella Acebo - 'A Trip Back In Time'

Mirella Acebo tells the story of a life long friendship and a literal drive down memory lane.
Away We Go: Draza Mrvichin - 'No Distractions'

Away We Go: Draza Mrvichin - 'No Distractions'

Draza Mrvichin shares the hilarious tale of a family trip across Europe. From camping in Germany, to rationing toilet paper in Serbia, Draza weaves a comedic adventure.
Away We Go: Chuck Samonsky - 'Finding Forgiveness'

Away We Go: Chuck Samonsky - 'Finding Forgiveness'

Chuck Samonsky shares his journey though being an unwanted child growing up in toxic and abusive homes; and the road that lead him to becoming a lawyer and how forgiveness…
Away We Go: Jade Hendrix - 'Into Adulthood'

Away We Go: Jade Hendrix - 'Into Adulthood'

Jade Hendrix shares the tale of an adventure to Buenos Aires to break free of the rut she found herself in, as to lean into life and no longer remain…
Away We Go: Niki Chopra Richardson - 'A Long Road Home'

Away We Go: Niki Chopra Richardson - 'A Long Road Home'

Niki from Mumbai/Bombay, India shares her story about growing up on a cargo ship and feeling out of step in her culture. So she sets off for the U.S. determined…
New Beginnings: Almary Amador - 'In The Wrong Body'

New Beginnings: Almary Amador - 'In The Wrong Body'

Almary Amador shares his journey of self as he transitions from life as a girl to living as a man. His story is about gender in his latino home, culture,…
New Beginnings: Cindy Flores - 'Fighting for my life'

New Beginnings: Cindy Flores - 'Fighting for my life'

Cindy Flores shares her emotional and inspiring journey of self-development and healing while fighting for her life after surgery. This is her story and challenge to follow her dreams in…
New Beginnings: Gabe Teran - 'Silence In The Room'

New Beginnings: Gabe Teran - 'Silence In The Room'

Gabe Teran shares an emotional story about the difficulties of losing a child and the joys of raising a family.
New Beginnings: Fred Alvarez - 'Trials of Fatherhood'

New Beginnings: Fred Alvarez - 'Trials of Fatherhood'

Fred Alvarez recounts his years of "living dangerously" as a new father. Fred shares the story of how he became a stay at home Dad, a job that has no…
New Beginnings: Elizabeth Olson - 'Double Life'

New Beginnings: Elizabeth Olson - 'Double Life'

Elizabeth Olson shares the story of finding a new way to live by being a project manager by day and stand-up comedian by night.
New Beginnings: Jennifer Parkinson - 'Punching Back at Parkinsons'

New Beginnings: Jennifer Parkinson - 'Punching Back at Parkinsons'

Jennifer Parkinson shares the story of finding hope in her struggle against a diagnose and prognosis of an incurable disease, Young Onset Parkinson's, and her determination to fight everyday for…
New Beginnings: Lisa Braithwaite - 'Reluctant Relocations'

New Beginnings: Lisa Braithwaite - 'Reluctant Relocations'

From Santa Barbra to Ojai; Lisa Braithwaite shares the tale of a reluctant move from her childhood home town to the place where she found a true sense of community.
Love Romance Other Disasters: Kim Gregory - 'Completely Alone'

Love Romance Other Disasters: Kim Gregory - 'Completely Alone'

Communications Specialist Kim Lamb Gregory revisits the unexpected loss of her husband and finding love again in the age of online dating.  
Love Romance Other Disasters: Dr. Adrienne Lara - 'Love and Chemotherapy'

Love Romance Other Disasters: Dr. Adrienne Lara - 'Love and Chemotherapy'

OBYN cosmetic surgeon Dr. Adrienne Lara recalls her battle as a patient with stage 3 colon cancer; a diagnose that has the ability to change your life forever. Lara shares…
Love Romance Other Disasters: Wendy Leung - 'I Could't Stand This Guy'

Love Romance Other Disasters: Wendy Leung - 'I Could't Stand This Guy'

Reporter Wendy Leung met Wes, a fellow reporter at a double murder suicide. Wendy shares the story of finding love in her polar opposite.
Love Romance Other Disasters: Amanda Samoyloff - 'A Different Me'

Love Romance Other Disasters: Amanda Samoyloff - 'A Different Me'

Thousand Oaks resident Amanda Samoyloff is a writer and actress. Amanda shares a story about the fear of being loved and self sabotage. This is her journey through a whirlwind…

Past Events

09/06/19

Friday

So this happened…

05/09/19

Thursday

Away We Go

02/06/19

Wednesday

Love, Romance and Other Disasters

11/07/18

Wednesday

Holidays and Family

08/04/18

Saturday

On the Road

05/09/18

Wednesday

New Beginnings

02/21/18

Wednesday

Love, Romance and Other Disasters