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Starship touches down June 2

Every Starship album released since 1979 has gone Gold, Platinum or Multi-Platinum. For the current tour, the band will mine its deep back catalog. Courtesy photo

Mickey Thomas is the owner of the soaring voice that propelled the venerable San Francisco band Starship through the decades of the 1980s and ’90s with several of the 20th century’s biggest pop and rock anthems. Harris Center audiences will likely recognize hits such as “Sara,” “We Built This City” and “Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us […]

Comments Off / May 22, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Joni Morris celebrates Patsy Cline

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Take a step back in time to the late 1950s and early ’60s when the airwaves were filled with country western legend Patsy Cline’s songs like “Crazy,” “Sweet Dreams” and “I Fall to Pieces” as Joni Morris offers her Tribute to the Music of Patsy Cline at Harris Center for the Arts. Full of music […]

Comments Off / May 22, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Forbidden love, electrifying music come to Harris Center

Huey and Felicia defy tradition and expectations in "Memphis." Courtesy photo

Critically acclaimed “Memphis” won four 2010 Tony Awards including Best Musical and Best Original Score (David Bryan and Joe DiPietro), four Drama Desk Awards including Outstanding Musical, Outstanding Music (David Bryan) and four Outer Critic Circle Awards including Outstanding Musical, Outstanding Score and Outstanding Choreography (Sergio Trujillo). Now this multi-award winning production is making a […]

Comments Off / May 18, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Siegel returns to explain Mistresses and Masterpieces

Jeffrey Siegel’s Keyboard Conversations are brilliantly polished concerts-with-commentary format in which captivating remarks precede virtuoso performances of piano masterpieces. The Los Angeles Times acclaims, “Jeffrey Siegel has everything: massive technique, musical sensitivity and character, wide tonal resources, immense reserves of power, and the ability to communicate.” These talents will be displayed at Harris Center for […]

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

Mexican Marionette show reimagines “Sleeping Beauty”

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(Once upon a time, there was a puppet company in Mexico that wanted to tell the timeless tale of Sleeping Beauty in a new way. No witches … no spinning wheels … but with the same king and queen who simply wanted to keep their daughter safe from danger. See what happens when an adventurous […]

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

Ugly Duckling waddles into Harris Center

"The Ugly Duckling" turns into a beautiful swan at the Harris Center. Courtesy photo

In an adaptation of the classic Hans Christian Anderson fairytale, an Ugly Duckling discovers that as he passes through the awkwardness of youth to the grace of maturity he becomes a handsome swan. The nationally recognized California Theatre Center returns to Harris Center for its fourth and final performances of beloved children’s tales this season. […]

Comments Off / May 05, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Neil Berg plus five back by popular demand

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Following the fantastic audience response to the last time Neil Berg appeared at Harris Center for the Arts with 100 Years of Broadway in 2011, Berg returns to Folsom with  an all new show celebrating 101 Years of Broadway. This highly anticipated return engagement features a dazzling cast of five Broadway stars accompanied by an […]

Comments Off / April 28, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »