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The audience will have a BLAST! at this show

BLAST! is a novel art form evolved from the showmanship of outdoor pageantry and the energy of a world-class marching band. Three Stages hosts BLAST! March 17 & 18. Courtesy photo

Winner of both Tony and Emmy Awards, BLAST! brings together 35 brass, percussion and visual performers in a unique explosion of music and theatre. Born on athletic fields across the nation, BLAST! is a novel art form evolved from the showmanship of outdoor pageantry and the energy of a world-class marching band. BLAST! will perform […]

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Consider hosting an exchange student

Coordinators for Cultural Homestay International are currently seeking host families in the El Dorado Hills/Cameron Park area. Cultural Homestay International is a non-profit educational program that brings students from all over the world to North American high schools and families. The program gives families the opportunity to share their way of life and values with a high school […]

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Hop to it! Sacramento Beer Week returns

Celebrate blondes, stouts, IPAs and more at these local Sacramento Beer Week events. • Nugget Market of El Dorado Hills, 4500 Post St., will host beer tasting on Friday, Feb. 24, with Bison Brewing from 5 to 6 p.m. and Boston Beer Company from 6 to 7 p.m.; Thursday, March 1, the store hosts Deschutes Brewing […]

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Monologue master performs at Oak Ridge

Timothy Mooney

In a dazzling display of memorization and characterization, Timothy Mooney has memorized one monologue from every Shakespeare play, capturing the most stirring speeches, the most outrageous situations and the most sonorous delicious soliloquies ever to emerge from Shakespeare’s pen. Following an appearance at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, “Lot o’ Shakespeare,” a dynamic tour de force, […]

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Folsom Symphony, Sacramento Master Singers present ‘Symphony of Joy’

“In my opinion,” and Maestro Michael Neumann stresses the words in my opinion, “Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony is the greatest musical composition Western civilization has ever produced.” It’s an assessment that’s widely shared. Beethoven’s Ninth, with its famous “Ode to Joy” chorale, is universally deemed the composer’s finest work and one of classical music’s greatest masterpieces. […]

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EDH Wrestling Club preps for championships

Jackson Redhair is declared the winner at a recent wrestling tournament. Courtesy photo

As of this week the El Dorado Hills Wrestling Club has six varsity wrestlers qualified for the Tournament of Champions in March. Going to TOC will be Jackson Redhair, Tofer Lewis, Dylan Chima, Ryan Campbell, Jack Likens and Ricky Eymann. Last weekend EDH Club wrestlers competed in two tournaments — Saturday TOC Qualifier in Delhi and […]

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It’s Sonoma State for Lee Barclay

Lee Barclay will continue his soccer career at Sonoma State. Courtesy photo

Oak Ridge High School senior Lee Barclay has committed to play soccer for Sonoma State next year. Lee has had a long career playing on local soccer fields. He started with the El Dorado Hills Soccer Club, joining the El Dorado United competitive club at U10, and later playing for the River City and San Juan […]

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