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Master drummers and dancers explore ancient traditions

Master drummers and dancers of this renowned South Korean ensemble share unique ancient traditions at Harris Center for the Arts on March 11. SamulNori is the name of a group of four dynamic musicians dedicated to performing and preserving traditional Korean music and dance. The name also refers to the style of music they created. […]

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Got competition? ‘Bring It On’

FOLSOM — Bitingly relevant and sprinkled with sass, “Bring It On: The Musical,” inspired by the “Bring It On” film, takes the audiences at Harris Center for the Arts on a high-flying journey filled with the complexities of friendship, jealousy, betrayal and forgiveness while telling the story of these challenges and unexpected bonds formed through […]

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Voices of Afghanistan share songs of hope

FOLOSM — Despite enduring great personal risk in their homeland when music was controlled, censored and finally banned altogether, Ustad Farida Mahwash and Homayoun Sakhi persevered in developing their musical talent independently. Now working together as Voices of Afghanistan, these remarkable artists bring together and perform a blend of ghazals, Afghan folk songs imbued with […]

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SIRO-A: The Digital Technodelic Experiment

SIRO-A fuses human movement with technology and music. The group comes to the Harris Center March 4 & 5. Courtesy photo

FOLSOM — The next generation of entertainment from Japan is set to arrive at Harris Center for the Arts as SIRO-A, a six-member strong performance group from Sendai, makes its West Coast debut March 4. Set against a heavy, pulsing techno beat, the show features intricately choreographed projections, LED suits, lights and lasers. A recent […]

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Alto saxophone prodigy shares her voluminous talents

Also saxophone star Grace Kelly performs four shows in Folsom, Feb. 28 through March 1. Courtesy photo

FOLSOM _ “I’ve heard the future of jazz and it is Grace Kelly.” — NPR. Audiences at Harris Center for the Arts will have a chance to hear for themselves as the Grace Kelly Quartet comes to Folsom. Kelly’s prolific career includes seven albums, four ASCAP Young Jazz Composers Awards and two Boston Music Awards […]

Comments Off / February 17, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Clint Black returns for more intimate performances

Clint Black performs three shows at Harris Center for the Arts, Feb. 27 through March 1. Courtesy photo

FOLSOM — Country star Clint Black returns to Harris Center for the Arts with an intimate trio setting in an all-new show. His auspicious country music career started with a bang, really unlike any other. The debut recording “Killin’ Time” boasted five No. 1 hits —unprecedented from a debut in any genre — and he has […]

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Purl & Lessack’s From Manhattan to Paris spans the Atlantic

Linda Purl performs sultry hits with Lee Lessack at Harris Center for the Arts. Courtesy photo

FOLSOM — Broadway/TV star Linda Purl and the award winning Lee Lessack return to Harris Center in a cabaret show that spans the Atlantic, bridging romance from two of the world’s most cosmopolitan cities — New York and Paris. Built on “Chanteur,” Lessack’s tribute to the Great French Songbook, and Purl’s “Midnight Caravan,” a salute […]

Comments Off / February 11, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »