Folsom Quilt Show to mark 30 years of excellence

It takes talent and a lot of effort to put on a quilt show. It takes even more to produce a show that draws visitors from all over the western United States. Now, keep that up for three decades … and you have the remarkable members of the Folsom Quilt and Fiber Guild. On the […]

January 28, 2015 | Posted in Spotlight Columns | Tagged ,

Fine Arts center celebrates Jim Estey

“Remembering Jim Estey,” is the theme of a watercolor show scheduled Feb. 4-28, 2015 at Sacramento Fine Arts Center’s Gallery 3. The show is sponsored by the Wednesday Watercolor Workshop. Paintings by Estey from private collections as well as paintings by members of the group will be included. Placerville artist James Estey, who died last June, […]

January 28, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Russian Ballet to perform four unique shows

FOLSOM — Over a span of three days the Russian National Ballet Theatre continues its mission of presenting major Russian ballets by performing great ballet classics — “Giselle,” “Chopiniana,” “Romeo and Juliet” and “Don Quixote” — at Harris Center for the Arts in Folsom. The Washington Post declares the Russian National Theatre “is a cut above many of its […]

January 28, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Cooper’s one-man show is a celebration of life

FOLSOM — Michael Cooper is a Poet of the Stage — an eye-popping visual artist and virtuoso mime whose exquisite performances of humor and poignancy, nimble speech and eloquent gestures have dazzled audiences of all ages for almost 30 years. Cooper brings his own special world to Harris Center for the Arts on Jan. 31. Here dogs wear hats, […]

January 28, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Country music legend to perform acoustic concert

Travis Tritt celebrates his 50th birthday, 25th year in show business FOLSOM — Travis Tritt, who recently appeared at Harrah’s Tahoe promoting his most recent album “The Calm After …,” brings his multi-awarded talents to Harris Center for the Arts in Folsom on Jan. 28. Experience this rare opportunity featuring the multi-platinum, CMA and Grammy award-winning […]

January 21, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Sammy Kershaw pays tribute to George Jones

FOLSOM —  Since his debut on the music scene in the early 1990s, Sammy Kershaw has remained one of the most consistent power hitters in country music — both with a chain of major hit records and sell-out touring schedules. His Jan. 25 Harris Center for the Arts appearance will feature songs from his most recent […]

January 21, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Siegel returns to share the ‘torment and triumph’ of Franz Liszt

FOLSOM — Internationally celebrated pianist Jeffrey Siegel has been soloist with the world’s great orchestras, collaborated with many of the pre-eminent conductors of our time and his ongoing series of Keyboard Conversations flourish in numerous American cities. Harris Center for the Arts welcomes Siegel back for yet another of his Keyboard Conversations, concerts with lively […]

January 21, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,