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Concert season hits the ground Papa Doo Run Running

Craig Burnett Folsom Lake Community Concert Association Formed in 1965, the now legendary California band, Papa Doo Run Run, quickly discovered their forté — they sound like the Beach Boys. That sound led them to surf music icons Jan & Dean, and from 1976-80 Papa toured North America with the wildly popular duo. In the […]

August 24, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Double the fun with combo train ride and river cruise

What could be better than spending a relaxing summer afternoon enjoying an excursion train ride and a river boat cruise on the Sacramento River? Getting a special combo deal of course. California State Parks, the California State Railroad Museum and Foundation and Hornblower Cruises have teamed up to offer a special combo price for guests […]

August 24, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

‘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 […]

August 24, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

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

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 […]

August 17, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Viewpoint looks at national treasures and parks

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 […]

August 17, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

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

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 […]

August 17, 2016 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Miss Lillie’s great gospel plays Rolling Hills

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 […]

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