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World-class pianist, composer brings piano jazz mastery to Folsom

Kenny Werner

Considered “a clear virtuoso” by the New York Times and “My kind of musician” by Quincy Jones, world-class pianist and composer Kenny Werner brings his piano jazz mastery to Harris Center in Folsom Feb. 14 & 15. Joining him will be the rest of his long-standing trio, Ari Hoenig and Johannes Weidenmueler. From receiving the 2010 […]

Comments Off / February 02, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Jazz piano virtuoso brings musical history to Harris Center

Jazz pianist Jon Weber has recorded and toured all over the world, winning numerous honors for performance and composition. He comes to Folsom this month. Courtesy photo

FOLSOM — Jon Weber, a spectacular solo pianist whose brilliantly crafted spontaneous orchestrations easily place him in the rarefied company of today’s elite jazz musicians, has been praised by All About Jazz as “ a virtuoso — pure and simple.” Harris Center for the Arts will serve as the venue for Weber as he presents […]

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The ‘New Voice of Fado’ exudes plenty of soul, heart and drama

Antonio Zambujo seduces audiences everywhere with his soulful fado music. Courtesy photo

FOLSOM — A leading voice in the revival of male fado singers, António Zambujo brings his distinctive style to Harris Center for the Arts for just one performance on Jan. 27. With his earthy songs, honeyed tones and sensitive interpretation, Zambujo has emerged as one of the best modern fado artists. According to Le Figero, […]

Comments Off / January 19, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Chita Rivera coming to the Harris Center

Chita Rivera invites everyone to her 80th birthday celebration at the Harris Center next month. Photo by Laura Marie Duncan

FOLSOM — Celebrate the one and only Broadway legend Chita Rivera in a unique solo concert event celebrating her 80th birthday next month at Harris Center for the Arts. Direct from her sold-out smash concert in New York, the multiple Tony Award winner will recreate signature moments from her legendary career including numbers from “West […]

Comments Off / January 09, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Book Club at Van Kleef’s exhibit in Bank of America Gallery

"Hi Captain Atom" by Micheal Mew, pinned collage, 9 x 18.

Harris Center for the Arts at Folsom Lake College hosts the invitational Book Club at Van Kleef’s exhibition, Jan. 10 through March 9, with a special artists’ reception set for Friday, Jan. 24 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. A panel discussion with the artists immediately precedes the reception from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in PAC-1062 (instructional […]

Comments Off / January 07, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Harris Center suffers from hot flashes

Four women bond over hot flashes and night sweats in "Menopause – The Musical." Courtesy photo

Four women at a lingerie sale with nothing in common but a black lace bra and memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, not enough sex, too much sex and … much more. Don’t miss “Menopause The Musical” at Harris Center for the Arts in Folsom, Jan. 15-17. This hilarious musical parody — which has been […]

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‘Forever Tango’

The sensual tango entrances audiences. "Forever Tango" comes to Folsom next month. Courtesy photo

Sensuous and sophisticated, the tango inhabits a world where everything can be said with the flick of a leg, the tug of a hand, the tap of a foot and the arch of an eyebrow. “Forever Tango,” coming to Folsom Lake College’s Harris Center for the Arts next month, features 14 world-class tango dancers, one […]

Comments Off / December 18, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »