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Capital Stage presents ‘August: Osage County’

Misty Day Capital Stage Capital Stage, 2215 J St. in Sacramento, continues its 12th season of Love + War with Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winner “August: Osage County.” Tracy Letts’ masterpiece will be directed by Benjamin T. Ismail and will feature Capital Stage favorites such as Janis Stevens, Jamie Jones and Amy Resnick. Capital Stage co-founder […]

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Broadway hit musical ‘Once’ brings lively story to Folsom

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Dave Pier Harris Center for the Arts “Once,” winner of eight Tony Awards including Best Musical, will be performed at Harris Center for the Arts five times — Thursday, Oct 27, at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, Oct 28, at 2 and 7:30 p.m.; and Saturday, Oct 29, at 2 and 7:30 p.m. The stage at 10 […]

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‘The Sound of Music’ premieres at community center

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California Musical Theater News release Tickets are on sale now for the brand-new production of “The Sound of Music” directed by three-time Tony Award-winner Jack O’Brien. This lavish new production will make its Sacramento premiere Oct. 26 through Nov. 6 at the Community Center Theater, 1301 L St. in Sacramento, as part of a North […]

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Author and lecturer Marianne Williamson to speak

In a rare visit to Northern California the best-selling author and internationally acclaimed lecturer Marianne Williamson will grace the stage at Harris Center for the Arts on Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 7 p.m. for a special presentation titled “Miraculous Thinking.” A popular guest on “Oprah,” “Larry King Live,” “Good Morning America,” “Charlie Rose” and “Bill […]

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Water and faith permeate ‘The Diviners’ at Sac State

Roderick Hickman, left, and Liam Worrell-Olson are featured in California State University, Sacramento's production of "The Diviners" opening Wednesday, Oct. 19. Photo by Craig Koscho

By California State Unversity, Sacramento News release A search for water and a search for salvation cross paths in California State University, Sacramento’s, production of Jim Leonard Jr.’s drama “The Diviners.” Directed by theater and dance professor Michelle Felten, “The Diviners” is set in the fictional town of Zion, Iowa, during the Great Depression of […]

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Jethro Tull, the band, to celebrate Jethro Tull, the man

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Rebecca Murphy Village Life correspondent Ian Anderson and the band Jethro Tull are bringing their celebratory performance of the band’s newest production “Jethro Tull” to the West Coast during the month of October with a performance at the Harris Center for the Arts in Folsom on Monday, Oct. 24. Anderson is known as the frontman […]

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Hangtown Music Festival announces changes

Bassist Chris Wood underwent emergency surgery last week. It is reported that his healing process is going even better than expected but he unfortunately won’t be able to perform with his bands Medeski Martin and Wood and The Wood Brothers this weekend at Hangtown Music Festival on Oct. 20-23 in Placerville. The festival will be […]

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