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Gallery at 48 Natoma explores ‘The Art of Illustration’

"Magical Read" illustration by Isabella Kung. Courtesy photo

Cindy Abraham Gallery director Winter is the time to get cozy and grab a good book in front of the fireplace, perhaps read to a child. We can all recall the time spent as a youngster being read to by a parent or teacher and getting lost in a good story — mesmerized by the imaginative illustrations […]

Comments Off / October 30, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Don’t miss Boo at the Zoo for safe trick-or-treating

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Lesley Kirrene Sacramento Zoo For the first time ever, the entire Sacramento Zoo will be transformed into a daytime Halloween wonderland for superheroes, princesses and critters of all sorts for Daytime Boo at the Zoo Saturday, Oct. 29 and Sunday, Oct. 30 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Guests will enjoy trick-or-treating and other ghoulish, safe, family-friendly […]

Comments Off / October 23, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

‘The Sound of Music’ premieres at community center

Photo by Matthew Murphy

California Musical Theater News release Tickets are on sale now for the brand-new production of “The Sound of Music” directed by three-time Tony Award-winner Jack O’Brien. This lavish new production will make its Sacramento premiere Oct. 26 through Nov. 6 at the Community Center Theater, 1301 L St. in Sacramento, as part of a North […]

Comments Off / October 20, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Water and faith permeate ‘The Diviners’ at Sac State

Roderick Hickman, left, and Liam Worrell-Olson are featured in California State University, Sacramento's production of "The Diviners" opening Wednesday, Oct. 19. Photo by Craig Koscho

By California State Unversity, Sacramento News release A search for water and a search for salvation cross paths in California State University, Sacramento’s, production of Jim Leonard Jr.’s drama “The Diviners.” Directed by theater and dance professor Michelle Felten, “The Diviners” is set in the fictional town of Zion, Iowa, during the Great Depression of […]

Comments Off / October 20, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Hangtown Music Festival announces changes

Bassist Chris Wood underwent emergency surgery last week. It is reported that his healing process is going even better than expected but he unfortunately won’t be able to perform with his bands Medeski Martin and Wood and The Wood Brothers this weekend at Hangtown Music Festival on Oct. 20-23 in Placerville. The festival will be […]

Comments Off / October 20, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

El Dorado County photographers get carded

Laura Newell El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce The California Welcome Center and the El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce are announcing the three winners of a recent photo contest featuring photographs taken around scenic El Dorado County. The winning photos will be used as postcards that are sold in the California Welcome Center Gift Shop […]

Comments Off / October 14, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

El Dorado Community Vision Coalition kicks off Hot Pasta and Cool Jazz

On Friday, Oct. 21, the El Dorado Community Vision Coalition’s first fundraiser, Hot Pasta and Cool Jazz will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. at Cielo Estate, 3040 Ponderosa Road in Shingle Springs. Guests will enjoy an evening of fine dining, live music by eight-time Grammy nominee Mariea Antoinette, a live and silent auction as well […]

Comments Off / October 14, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »