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‘Three Musketeers’ bring adventure to Sutter Street

Sutter Street Theatre proudly presents “The Three Musketeers” — a dazzling, epic adventure for the whole family. In Dana Friedman’s hilarious adaptation of Dumas’ classic tale, the daring D’Artagnan must brave 17th century Paris in search of fame and fortune. Along the way he befriends the King’s most courageous Musketeers, falls for the Queen’s most […]

No Comment / April 27, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Broadway-themed gala to benefit Music Circus

SACRAMENTO — The Broadway Gala, California Musical Theatre’s annual fundraising dinner, takes place on Saturday, May 3, at Sacramento Memorial Auditorium, 1515 J St. in Sacramento. Memorial Auditorium will be elegantly decorated for the evening with a New York Broadway theme. The event will benefit California Musical Theatre, the nonprofit organization that presents top quality theatrical […]

No Comment / April 27, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Students shine a light on art

More than 100 pieces of student-created art were on display at OaK Ridge's April 24 open house art show. The show's poster was created by student Zach Peterson. Photo by Josh Prettyman

By Morgan Lee Oak Ridge High School artists displayed their work at an inaugural art show during open house last Thursday. ORHS junior Morgan Lee and art teacher Mrs. Koch, the Art I and 3-D Design teacher at Oak Ridge High School planned the art show, which included more than 100 pieces of artwork and […]

No Comment / April 27, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

‘Pioneer Jews of the Gold Rush’ a treasured gem of history

The Gold Rush of 1849 brought people of virtually every race, nationality and ethnicity to the Golden State. If you were ambitious and willing to work hard, you came to the Mother Lode. Among those who came were people of a small, ethnic community. A people historically without a country during that time. A people […]

No Comment / April 24, 2014 | Posted in Spotlight Columns | Read More »

Folsom hosts Spring Antique Fair

Antique enthusiasts from Northern and Central California look forward to the Folsom Historic District Association’s 48th Spring Antique Fair to be held Sunday, April 27, on Historic Sutter St. from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (or come early and bring a flashlight), rain or shine! Thousands of shoppers will fill the four-block Historic District for […]

No Comment / April 20, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Dave Pierini talk show debuts

The B Street Theatre is excited to present “Sactown Tonight!,” a new talk show hosted by Dave Pierini, who will over the Mainstage for five nights of unscripted comedy featuring some of the best and brightest Sacramento has to offer. Guests include Jack Gallagher, Phil Cowan, Edie Lambert, comedian Keith Lowell Jensen, Laura Kirkendall and […]

No Comment / April 20, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

‘A Couple of Blaguards’ shares tales of life in Limerick

"A Couple Of Blaguards" entertains the audience with stories of growing up in Ireland. Courtesy photo

Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “Angela’s Ashes” and bestseller “Tis” Frank McCourt and his brother Malachy, also a successful author, joined talents to write an autobiographical account of their years growing up in poverty in Ireland, “A Couple of Blaguards.” Though times were tough in Limerick, the tales spun by the brothers McCourt simmer with bittersweet […]

No Comment / April 20, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »