Cal Stage brings war to the stage

California Stage will commemorate the 100th anniversary of The War To End All Wars by presenting R.C. Sherriff’s gripping drama “Journey’s End” June 7 through July 6.  In doing so, the theater will honor the sacrifices made by those who served from the Sacramento area while calling critical attention to the devastating impact of modern warfare has made […]

June 11, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Diana Reeves celebrates new album on stage

FOLSOM — Four-time Grammy winner and preeminent jazz vocalist Dianne Reeves recently released her first album in five years, “Beautiful Life,” to rave reviews. The album made its debut in February of this year and is an emotionally charged volcanic journey covering the spectrum from jazz to soul. Reeves will share her passion for this album in […]

June 11, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Capital Stage Company announces the 10th anniversary season

Capital Stage has seen strong continuous growth since its move to midtown in 2011 and this year is the theater’s strongest year yet with a 22 percent increase in subscription sales from last year (1,428 in 2014 and 1,172 in 2013) and a 37 percent increase in single ticket sales this year to date. The operating budget for the 10th anniversary in shaping […]

July 09, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Railroad Museum showcases award-winning photographs

SACRAMENTO — California State Parks and the California State Railroad Museum are proud to showcase the impressive award-winning photographs from the prestigious Center for Railroad Photography & Art’s 2013 John E. Gruber Creative Photography awards program. Nearly 100 photographers from all over the world submitted entries for this 11th annual competition, which resulted in a […]

June 11, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Todd Ellison & friends share Romance of Broadway

FOLSOM – Todd Ellison is one of the most accomplished and sought after music directors working today. Returning to Harris Center for the Arts for the second time this season, Ellison, as host and accompanist, is joined by four talented vocalists from the Broadway stage, including Sacramento native Teal Wicks. They will perform some of […]

June 04, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

The Hit Men bring Seasons’ greatest hits back to the stage

FOLSOM — The Hit Men featuring former stars of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons perform at the Harris Center for Arts  in Folsom on June 8. It’s not the cast from “Jersey Boys;” it’s not a Jersey Boys tribute show and not a Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons cover band. Members of this […]

June 04, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,