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Cap Stage shakes up its schedule

Capital Stage announces a change to its 2011-12 schedule. “How I Learned to Drive,” originally scheduled for a July/August run will open at the midtown theatre on May 19. The Sacramento premiere of Christopher Shinn’s “Dying City” will move to the summer production dates, July 18 through Aug. 12. “We’re changing the performance schedule of the […]

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Classical Masters Music Festival coming in June

Local youth musicians encouraged to apply now to compete The Classical Masters Music Festival announces its annual festival on June 9-10 at Three Stages at Folsom Lake College. Exceptional local young musicians and an international competitor will perform during the festival. Music-lovers are invited to enjoy an impressive two-day event filled with concerts, competitions and master […]

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Folsom Symphony adds second performance to June concert

Demand has been so strong for tickets to the Folsom Symphony’s next concert, “Summer Symphony at the Movies” on June 2, the performance has nearly sold out. If you weren’t able to get tickets, there’s good news: The symphony is adding a second concert on Friday, June 1. This makes three symphony sell-outs in a […]

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Welcome Home fund created for vets memorial

El Dorado County heralds one of the most well-planned and beautifully executed veterans’ memorial sites in the entire country. Since 1997 an active, energetic group named the Friends of the Veterans Monument, led by Rich Buchanan of Placerville, has been creating this place to come reflect, to remember and to honor the men and women […]

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California Stage spins a hilarious tale

California Stage celebrates its 20th production year with a premiere comedy that will tickle your ribs as it leads you through an Italian renaissance of love and intrigue. Robert Lautz’s “The Meaning of It All” will receive its world premiere at California Stage’s Wilkerson Theater. Renaissance Pisa — Calvino Mezzo Zucco, a budding alchemist and mechanical inventor is […]

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‘Shadow Hour’ Sometimes we make our own truth. Sometimes it is made for us.

The €œjury€ (Jerold McFatter, Diana Evans, Jeanette Hall, Cameron Johnson, Laure Olson, Katie Pratt, and Chris Lamb) gets an insight into the events of the evening between Senator Martin (Alan Pontes) and Christy (Alicia Thayer), but whose insight? Which version of what happened is the real version? Photo by Kris Hunt

Nothing is black and white in Ralph Tropf’s brilliant courtroom drama “Shadow Hour” opening Friday, April 13, at 8 p.m. at The Studio Theatre. Christy Connelly (Alicia Thayer) has accused Sen. Adam Martin (Alan Pontes) of sexual harassment. But events and memories don’t necessarily match up as more and more people get involved in the events […]

Comments Off / April 09, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Camera club shoots in the dark

On Thursday April 19, the El Dorado Camera Club will host Pedro Perez, a photography teacher with Sacramento City College, who will speak on night photography. The 7 p.m. lecture is free, open to the public and will be held at the Cameron Park Community Center, 2502 Country Club Drive. The class will photograph the […]

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