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Dilated Peoples is a Los Angeles-based hip-hop group composed of producers and emcees Evidence, DJ Babu and Rakaa Iriscience. Formed in 1992, the group spent the 1990s solidifying a fan base in the underground hip-hop scene before signing with Capitol Records and releasing its debut album, The Platform, in 2000. Dilated Peoples went on to collaborate with Kanye West, Xzibit and John Legend, on its most renowned track, 2004's "This Way," and eventually switched from Capitol to Rhymesayers records to drop its sixth studio album, Directors of Photography, in 2013.
Santa Cruz Civic AuditoriumDecember 19, 2014 8:00 PM
307 Church Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
This world-renowned production tells the story of a nutcracker who comes to life, taking its owner, Clara, on a fantastical journey through a magical world populated by the rose queen, sugar plum fairies and an army of evil rats. The enchanting tale is performed by companies large and small during the holiday season, as a beloved tradition. The spectacular dances and incomparable score by Tchaikovsky have cemented themselves in the hearts and imaginations of popular culture, enduring for decades as a classic.
The regal Winchester Mystery House opens its doors and decks its winding halls with sparkling lights, garland, wreaths and candles for this special "Spirit of Christmas" tour. The 160-room mansion was built by Sarah Winchester, the widow of gun magnate William Wirt Winchester, in the late-1880s and was under continuous construction up until her death in 1922. The magnificent, maze-like home is shrouded in legends and folklore about its architectural oddities, including 47 fire places, 17 chimneys and countless dead ends. On this 50-minuted guided tour developed specifically for the holiday season, the sounds of Christmas music and carolers will fill the air as you tour the mansion and see the 20 elegant Christmas trees adorned with hand-crafted ornaments collected from around the world and created by local artisans.