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Sutter Street Theatre presents Thornton Wilder classic

Sutter Street Theatre in Historic Folsom presents “Our Town” by Thornton Wilder and directed by Allen Schmeltz at 8 p.m. on Friday, July 13, with a reception following the performance. Described by Edward Albee as “…the greatest American play ever written,” the story follows the small town of Grover’s Corners through three acts: Daily Life, […]

Comments Off / July 05, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Learn what your treasure is worth

Guests have their quilts evaluated at Folsom's Out of Grandma's Trunk Appraisal Day. Courtesy photo

Volunteer appraisers will offer collectors a unique opportunity to learn more about their family treasures during Folsom’s Out of Grandma’s Trunk Appraisal Day on Saturday, July 21. Appraisers will draw on years of experience in providing an estimate of current market value as well as a verbal identification and evaluation of pieces. Collectors are invited to bring […]

Comments Off / July 03, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Folsom Symphony individual tickets on sale

The Folsom Symphony is now selling tickets to individual performances for the 2012-2013 concert season. Season subscriptions are still available. Subscribers save up to 10 percent off the cost of individual tickets The 2011-2012 season was the symphony’s most successful ever. The orchestra played to four sold-out houses in a row and added two unscheduled […]

Comments Off / June 29, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

‘Honk! Jr.’ — a lovely story about an ugly duckling


El Dorado Musical Theatre proudly presents “Honk! Jr., The Ugly Duckling Musical,” July 6-22, 2012 at Three Stages at Folsom Lake College. “Honk! Jr., The Ugly Duckling Musical” is a musical adaptation of the Hans Christian Andersen story “The Ugly Duckling,” incorporating a message of tolerance.  “Honk! Jr.” tells the story of an odd looking baby duck, […]

2 Comments / June 29, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Alleged cockfighting operation busted in Shingle Springs

El Dorado County Animal Services, with the assistance of the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Deparment, is investigating what appears to be a game cock breeding and conditioning operation at a residence in Shingle Springs. Game birds are used in illegal cockfighting operations. About 75 game birds were found on the Shingle Springs property June 27 […]

Comments Off / June 28, 2012 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Featured Stories,News | Read More »

EDMT hosts summer intensive

El Dorado Musical Theatre announces its Summer Theater Intensive, July 23-27, a rigorous five-day experience designed to give young performers (13 and older) who love musical theater the opportunity to learn directly from experienced Broadway and industry professionals. Each day includes instruction on acting, vocals, and jazz and tap dance. Special skills classes will cover […]

Comments Off / June 28, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Three Stages launches second full season

Bringing artists from all over the world, and from almost every genre, Three Stages will offer literally hundreds of performances in the 2012-13 season. Beginning in August, 2012 and concluding in June, 2013; world-class performers from Branford Marsalis to The Manhattan Transfer, from the Vienna Boys Choir to  Natalie MacMaster, from the China National Symphony Orchestra to the Russian National Ballet […]

Comments Off / June 27, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »