Martinis and Moxie

Hosted By Palm Springs Point Of View

Martinis and Moxie

Come raise a drink to the "Chairman of the Board," 
Frank Sinatra, and enjoy Frank's music performed 
live by Palm Springs Piano Bar's Alan Kraemer
& Claudia Ried.

Join us for swank beverages, the coolest social hour, passed hors d'oeuvres and a hip "Martini Madness Art Exhibit" by local artist Kasey Scott-Brown. Plus, enjoy swingin’ discussions about Frank's life in the Coachella Valley hosted by Claudia Ried and Conrad Angel Corral of Palm Springs Point of View, featuring special guests, many of whom knew Frank. As a bonus, you can stay for a FREE screening of one of Sinatra's films after the social. 

$45      Society Social Event + One Well Drink Ticket
$65      Society Social Event + Open Bar

Palm Springs Cultural Center
2100 E. Baristo Rd, Palm Springs CA

6:00 pm     Society Social 
7:30 pm     Free Film w/ Special Guests


                           Return December 12 for Frank Sinatra's Birthday Bash, - the social event of the season!

Palm Springs Point Of View

Palm Springs Point of View is a YouTube channel that covers “Eats, Art and Culture” in Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley. Launched in 2018 and hosted by Claudia Ried and Conrad Angel Corral PSPOV has covered everything from great restaurants to art openings to Modernism Week and Desert X. PSPOV is the source for what’s going on in the desert!

Conrad Angel Corral is an experienced Actor/MC/Host/VO Artist. Conrad can be seen on four local shows: “PSPOV,” “CCTV New Business and Special Events” for the City of Cathedral City, “Conrad’s Corner mid-week One Minute Entertainment Review,” and “Film Reviewer at the Mary Pickford / D’Place Theatre”. Conrad is also the deserts Business Development liaison, for Entertainment Plus Productions (EPlus) a full service entertainment company out of Los Angeles.

Alan Kraemer has been a musician, either as vocation or avocation, since he was eight years old. He and his wife Claudia Ried shifted into high gear during the lockdown and created Palm Springs Piano Bar, a Facebook live stream that aired every evening at 7:15 PM. In all they did over 200 shows, watched by a large group of both domestic and international viewers. In May of 2020 PS Piano Bar got front page coverage in the Orange County Register. Now they are sneaking out from behind the camera and performing live to honor the music of Frank Sinatra at the Cultural Center Martinis and Moxie events.

Music by Alan Kraemer of Palm Springs Piano Bar

Artist: Kasey Scott  "Martini Series" Aug 27 - Dec 29

Early 2021, Kasey was awarded The Distinguished Artist Award presented to her by the California Arts Council at the Carmen Durazo Cultural Arts Center. 

The current focus of Kasey's work is photography and digital computer manipulation, Subjects range from city and desert landscapes, pets, cocktails and sometimes people. Her work has been featured in Inland Empire Magazine, Pet Companion Magazine, pet stores, and local galleries, the San Diego Museum of Photographic Arts on a fine bottle of Temecula port wine, called GUAPO and ARCHIE. Most recently "Cuba on Canvas" was on exhibit at the Carmen Durazo Cultural Arts Center

"Martini Madness II" is located in the lobby gallery. Kasey Scott will be at select events to talk more about her inspiration. Prints and notecard are available for purchase.