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New fund supports lacrosse program

The El Dorado Community Foundation announces its newest fund — the El Dorado Hills Lacrosse Foundation Fund. “Meeting new people and assisting them with pursuing their passions is the best part of the work we do at the El Dorado Community Foundation,” said foundation Executive Director Bill Roby. “We never know what new dreams will […]

Comments Off / January 19, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

ARTful Women celebrates fiber artists’ talents

Its not just a scrap of fabric. Artists that work in contemporary textiles frequently go much farther than typical of other art forms. Where drawing and painting are often the finished product in other media, that is just where a fiber artist begins. Using original designs the artists are frequently manipulating the material, dyeing, printing, […]

Comments Off / January 18, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

‘Eclectic’ mixes two unforgettable styles into one potent package

Mike Stern, left, and Eric Johnson will combine their talents to the delight of music lovers during a live performance at Harris Center for the Arts later this month. Courtesy photo

FOLSOM — Two bona fide guitar heroes in their respective fields — Eric Johnson in the rock realm and Mike Stern in the jazz world — go toe-to-toe on “Eclectic,” a scintillating musical showcase that brings together their disparate influences in one potent package. See them perform live at Harris Center for the Arts on Jan. 30. […]

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Cal Stage presents a season of premieres

SACRAMENTO — California Stage Theater Company will mount five professional and world premiere productions throughout 2015 as part of its 24th season. This Year of Premieres will begin with the professional premiere of local playwright Leslie Lewinter-Suskind’s “Italian Opera,” followed by a summer of new and local voices as featured in the SacSoloSeries, Comics Come Alive! and “Angel in […]

Comments Off / January 11, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

‘The Boy Friend’ opens at Sac Theater

In addition to the professional Main Series productions, Sacramento Theater Company  is staging four Youth Series productions in 2015, featuring STC School of the Arts students. The Young Professionals Conservatory of STC’s School of the Arts is a 10-month program for students age 12 to 18, which prepares students for a career in theater through […]

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Focal Point show at the Fausel House

PLACERVILLE — El Dorado Arts Council presents Focal Point, a photography and 3D juried art show through March 3. Participating artists include Agi Gillespie, Anca Statescu, Anton Nemeth, Ashley Pfister, Betty Sederquist, Cindy Stephens, Jennifer Lotery, Ken Mahar, Paul Cockrell and Terri Crisp. Artist Cockrell received the Best in Show award for the photography category with his piece “Muddy […]

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Jazz stars to entertain at festival

The 26th annual Folsom Jazz Festival will be held on Saturday, Jan. 24 from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. and it promises to be an exciting day of entertainment. This year’s guest artists include Grammy-nominated saxophonist Ben Wendel, the Sacramento State Jazz Ensemble and the American River College Vocal Jazz Ensemble. Adding to the program will be […]

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