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Photo exhibit at CP Community Center

Members of the El Dorado Camera Club are displaying their works at the Cameron Park Community Services District Community Center, 2502 Country Club Drive. Photographs will hang in the various rooms at the center. Burt Crismore’s black-and-white photographs are hanging in the 50-plus room and can be seen on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m.-2 […]

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Delight in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s music on STC’s Cabaret Stage

British composer and producer Andrew Lloyd Webber is responsible for such musicals as “The Phantom of the Opera,” “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” “Evita,” “Cats” and many more. In “Any Dream Will Do,” Sacramento Theatre Company’s third tribute to this musical impresario, audiences will hear many familiar and loved tunes, and perhaps, learn some […]

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February’s forecast is for poetry and more poetry

El Dorado County has been participating in Poetry Out Loud — a national arts education program that encourages high school students to learn about great poetry through memorization, performance and competition since 2009. In its seventh year, the program is a partnership of the National Endowment for the Arts, the Poetry Foundation and state and regional […]

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Sierra Renaissance Society celebrates learning and fun

No friars, no wenches, just older adults teaching, learning and having fun. What’s not to like about learning new things, meeting interesting people and having fun? It’s called participatory learning and it’s the essential premise and promise of the newly formed Sierra Renaissance Society. Don’t be confused. The Renaissance Society isn’t a bunch of hormonal […]

Comments Off / January 13, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Music boosters present Folsom Jazz Festival

Middle and high school jazz bands will be part of the 27th annual Folsom Jazz Festival in Folsom and El Dorado Hills. Courtesy photo

The 27th annual Folsom Jazz Festival will be held on Saturday, Jan. 23, from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. at Folsom High School, 1655 Iron Point Road in Folsom, and Rolling Hills Christian Church, 800 White Rock Road in El Dorado Hills. This year’s guest artists include the Ron Cunha Big Band at noon in […]

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Key in on four-hands jazz piano concert

Paolo Alderighi and Stephanie Trick combine their keyboard skills in a four-hands jazz piano concert on Jan. 14 at Theatre at the Mine in El Dorado.

On Thursday, Jan. 14, El Dorado County Community Concert Association members will be treated to a four-hands jazz piano concert by Stephanie Trick and Paolo Alderighi. Trick and Alderighi, award-winning pianists in their solo work, have combined their love of jazz and their talents to create a dynamic program of four-handed piano duets. The four-handed […]

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Teen Court invites new participants

El Dorado County Teen Court in Placerville is recruiting new student participants for the spring program. El Dorado County students in eighth through 12th grade are invited to attend the Teen Court volunteer training on Jan. 20 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the El Dorado County Superior Court, 495 Main St. in Placerville. After completing […]

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