Author Archives: Morningside of Fullerton

Resident Excursions in February

•  Destination Walk, El Dorado Park, Long Beach •  “9 to 5: The Musical,” Curtis Theatre, Brea •  “Celtic Nights: Oceans of Hope,” Haugh Performing Arts Center at Citrus College •  “Abbey Roads: Colorful Songs/Broadway,” Almansor Court, Alhambra •  La Mirada Symphony, La Mirada Theatre •  Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM), Los Angeles

Inside Morningside

Getting our Kicks on Route 66 The fabulous Doo-Wop, group Street Corner Renaissance, recently performed at the Morningside Route 66-themed party. Their vivaciousness and personalities were as wonderful as their pitch-perfect voices as they sang songs that took us traveling down the Mother Road. Every month throughout the year, we will be celebrating with food,… Read More »

Inside Morningside

We Celebrated the Holidays in Style! Singers Elite The holiday season at Morningside was filled with music, festivities and fun. The amazing Singers Elite caroling group provided lovely musical entertainment during the annual outdoor tree-lighting ceremony. Their beautiful voices and holiday spirit added just the right touch to the event as we awaited the arrival… Read More »

Resident Excursions in January

•  “Muzeo Express: Trains!,” Muzeo Museum and Cultural Center, Anaheim •  “Titanic: The Musical,” Candlelight Pavilion, Dinner Theater, Claremont •  “Driving Miss Daisy,” The Laguna Playhouse •  “Pompeii,” Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, Simi Valley •  Old Town Music Hall, El Segundo •  “Murder on the Nile,” STAGEStheatre, Fullerton •  “1776: The Musical,” La Mirada Theatre

Resident Excursions in December

•  “Christmas Is!,” Haugh Performing Arts •  Rogers Gardens, South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa •  Golden State British Brass Band, St. Andrews Church •  “The Magic of Christmas,” La Mirada Theatre •  Local Holiday Lights Tour #1, Surrounding Cities •  Local Holiday Lights Tour #2, Surrounding Cities •  Holidays at the Morongo Hotel/Casino, Cabazon

Massive Sugar Village Becomes Yearly Tradition for Morningside’s Executive Chef

Every year during the holiday season, Chef Jesse Brizuela creates a giant 13’x20’ sugar village. What started as a small project 14 years ago has grown into a beloved holiday tradition. “I make the village for the residents,” said Brizuela. “It makes me happy to see them with their families talking about every detail in… Read More »

Inside Morningside

Oktoberfest Fun Members of the Bluebirds German Band take a breather after performing at the Morningside Oktoberfest celebration. This band, originally from Germany, entertained residents with their selections of rousing tunes and fun-filled “toasting” songs! Lakeview Hall was festooned with fall leaves and pumpkins. Glass beer steins filled with peanuts were centered at each table…. Read More »

Resident Excursions in November

•  “Murder by Life,” Muckenthaler Cultural Center, Fullerton •  U.S. Army Band/Chorus, Haugh Performing Arts, Glendora •  Pechanga Hotel and Casino, Temecula •  Don Quixote Ballet, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Costa Mesa •  Rio Hondo Symphony, Whittier High School Auditorium, Whittier •  Destination Walk, El Dorado Park, Long Beach •   “Charles Phoenix Retro Holiday… Read More »