There is only one way in the scenic Santa Cruz valley to experience breathtaking, soul enriching, world class arts performances - through the Santa Cruz Foundation for the Performing Arts - with its unique events steeped in rich, diverse cultural heritage. Please take some time to browse our site and learn more about our concert series and our exquisite performing arts venue, the Benderly - Kendall Opera House, in Santa Cruz County, Arizona.
"I have missed quality live music for so long that I continue to be overwhelmed by the variety and quality of all concerts. Many, many thanks." John Walsh
"Special place, special music, perfect evening" Linda & Cliff Hirsch
"Excellent cultural event. You do such a great job in bringing culture to this area. Thank you." Horst & Hedy Kniesel
"Lovely to hear such a concert & so close to home” Barbara Bell
"The concert was a BIG success and very much enjoyed by everyone! I appreciated the way we are all getting to know each other better. You are doing a wonderful service for Santa Cruz County." Fran Cook
"Everyone loved the concert. Your work is such a glory for our area!" Mother Miriam