Dana Point Coastal Arts holds a variety of diverse events throughout the year promoting art and culture, from concerts and art exhibits, to intimate discussion and workshop groups. Education is a major focus of the organization in order to foster an interest in and appreciation of the arts within the community.
Dana Point Fine Arts Association coordinates art shows throughout the year. These local artists are interested in offering South County residents greater exposure to the fine arts, and to create a venue promoting the many talented artists within the community.
Dana Point Symphony
"The mission of the Dana Point Symphony is to provide world-class classical music to the Dana Point and surrounding community and make it accessible to everyone. The Dana Point Symphony was created through the vision of its artistic and executive director Berenika Schmitz, Dean Anderson, conductor and music director and The City of Dana Point. In addition to presenting high caliber music, the Dana Point Symphony features one visual artist exhibition at the meet-the-artist receptions. Each concert experience is artistically crafted to the desires of the audience."
Dana Point Theater Company
Dana Point Theater Company presents several programs throughout the year, with their most popular production, the Shakespeare Festival, presented each summer.
The talented students of South Orange County School of the Arts (based out of Dana Hills High School) regularly showcase dance, drama, instrumental, voice and visual arts for the community.
Coordinates Summer Concerts in the Parks and offers classes and workshops for kids, teens and adults in painting, drawing, cartooning, acting, music and dance.