Rosanne Cash celebrates new album at Harris Center

Grammy-winning country-rock singer/songwriter Rosanne Cash returns to Harris Center for the Arts on Oct. 3 to perform live from her 13th record, “The River & The Thread.” With “The River & the Thread,” Cash has added the next chapter to a remarkable period of creativity. Her last two albums, “Black Cadillac” (2006) and “The List” (2009), […]

September 24, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

‘Snow White’ comes to Sutter Street

“Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs,” a musical based on the story by the Brothers Grimm with book, lyrics and music by Carol Weiss, comes to the Sutter Street Theatre on Friday, Sept. 26. This family musical, directed by Allen Schmeltz with musical direction and choreography by Connie Mockenhaupt, contains a zany, wisecracking mirror who will only […]

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Fairytale Town hosts literacy festival

Fairytale Town presents the ScholarShare Children’s Book Festival, a two-day festival celebrating early childhood literacy, the weekend of Sept. 27 & 28. Now in its 14th year, the annual festival features readings and presentations by children’s book authors and illustrators, storytelling performances, hands-on literacy activities and more. Admission to the festival and Fairytale Town is free […]

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Sac has a lot to offer on Museum Day Live!

Five Sacramento area museums are joining the Smithsonian magazine Museum Day Live! nationwide effort by offering free admission to ticket holders all day on Saturday, Sept. 27. Participating local museums include the following: California Automobile Museum, California State Railroad Museum, Maidu Museum & Historic Site, State Indian Museum and The California Museum. To make Museum Day […]

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Artists share their creative sides

Assistance League of Sierra Foothills presents Inside the Creative Mind-Artists Forum, the second in a Creative Series, on Thursday, Oct. 9. Sponsored by Marshall Medical Center, Assistance League of Sierra Foothills’ ongoing creative series highlights one aspect of the arts each year and features the talents of well-known artists, authors, musicians, actors, chefs and others that excel […]

September 17, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

SacWorldFest 2014 showcases vibrant multi-cultural music, dance

SACRAMENTO — A vibrant and culturally diverse entertainment line-up has been announced for the seventh annual SacWorldFest, a family friendly celebration proudly presented by Sacramento State and Wells Fargo Bank. Showcasing cultural diversity through lively music and dance, the annual festival has expanded to a week-long celebration — Sept. 27 through Oct. 5 — with many of the […]

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Fairytale Town celebrates talk like A Pirate Day

Families are invited to Fairytale Town for swashbuckling fun in celebration of international Talk Like A Pirate Day on Friday, Sept. 19. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., adults and children can enjoy talking like a pirate plus pirate fun and games inside Fairytale Town’s storybook park. Young sailors can learn pirate vocabulary, songs of […]

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