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‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’ premieres at Music Circus

Matt Hessburg California Musical Theatre The 2016 Music Circus season concludes with the Northern California premiere of a new musical from the mind of Victor Hugo, inspired by one of the most epic stories ever told: “The Hunchback of Notre Dame.” This daring production sets the classic tale of love, vengeance and compassion to one […]

No Comment / August 17, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Joy and Madness — Delivering soul and funk to Live on the Boulevard

Joy and Madness brings a fresh and funky energy to Town Center this Thursday in another Live on the Boulevard free concert. Band members include Tony Marvelli, Hans Eberbach, Miss Nyxi, Bobby G, Jeremy Springer, Andrew Enberg, Raul Sandoval, left to right, and Tim Taylor, not pictured. Courtesy photo

Sherri Bergmann Village Life correspondent Joy and Madness, a talented nine-piece soul and funk explosion, will be making the dance floor move at El Dorado Hills Town Center’s free Live on the Boulevard summer concert series Thursday, Aug. 18th from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Joy and Madness is a Sacramento-based music phenomenon that has been rocking stages […]

No Comment / August 15, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Viewpoint looks at national treasures and parks

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On Aug. 25 the U.S. National Park Service turns 100. Viewpoint Photographic Art Center in Sacramento is celebrating this landmark anniversary with two exhibits on display through Sept. 3 at its J Street location. In the Main Gallery, the exhibit focus is on California National Parks, with inspirational works by three photographers. The exhibit will highlight our beautiful California […]

No Comment / August 11, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Celebrate ‘the change’ — Menopause the Musical hits Harris Center for four shows

Four middle-aged women find out how much they have in common in “Menopause The Musical,” playing Aug. 25-27 at the Harris Center in Folsom. Starring in this production of the hit musical are Linda Boston, Judy Blue, Teri Adams and Megan Cavanagh, left to right.
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The much loved parody “Menopause the Musical” returns to Harris Center for the Arts in a “hilarious celebration of women and ‘the change.’” “Menopause the Musical” is in its 14th year, having entertained audiences in more than 750 cities around the world, in over 15 countries. The musical is infectious; “it’s impossible not to laugh!” wrote the New York […]

No Comment / August 11, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Miss Lillie’s great gospel plays Rolling Hills

"O, Happy Day" will be the vibe at Rolling Hills Christian Church tomorrow night for a special concert with gospel singer Lillie Knauls. Courtesy photo

Nancy Curtis Special to Village Life Famed Christian vocalist Lillie Knauls will appear at Rolling Hills Christian Church, 800 White Rock Road in El Dorado Hills, on Thursday evening, Aug. 18, at 6:30 p.m. The public is invited to this free concert. Miss Lillie, as she is affectionately known, came into worldwide recognition when she started […]

No Comment / August 11, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Join the celebration of 50 years of imagination at work

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Placerville Arts Association News release “Creativity is putting your imagination to work and it’s produced the most extraordinary results in human culture.” — Ken Robinson Some very extraordinary results in human culture have been happening for 50 years in Placerville and El Dorado County. Placerville Arts Association is very excited and proud to display the exciting […]

No Comment / August 11, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Master Food Preservers: What happens in the kitchen stays in the kitchen

One of the first unofficial lessons UCCE Master Food Preservers learn is there are few failures, just product redefinitions. Jams and jellies that refuse to set are relabeled syrup; if they set too hard they become candy. If a jar doesn’t seal, it goes in the fridge. However, there are strict processing rules as defined […]

No Comment / August 11, 2016 | Posted in Spotlight Columns | Read More »