Home » Entertainment You are browsing entries filed in “Entertainment”

Crocker Art Museum has exciting spring schedule

“Approaching Infinity: The Richard Green Collection of Meticulous Abstraction” Through May 5, 2013 By focusing on artists who have taken a meticulous approach to abstraction—many of whom explore notions of complexity, iteration, and time-based creation—local collector Richard Green has composed a history of and an introduction to art of the 21st century. Drawing from Green’s […]

No Comment / January 07, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Best to the worst kids’ movies of 2012

It’s hard to compare movies aimed toward older kids to ones that are for the younger than 7 crowd. Still, in 2012 there were a few movies that had such strong stories they’re sure to be remembered as classics suited for the whole family. Only G, PG and PG-13 movies were considered. Movies were ranked […]

No Comment / January 06, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Wagging tails, wet noses take the stage

Sacramento Theatre Company presents the Northern California premiere of “BARK! The Musical,” a howlingly funny, fast-paced and poignant tribute to man’s best friend. Performed by a six member cast and told and sung from the dog’s point of view — from the little puppy who yearns to bark like a real dog, to an opera […]

No Comment / January 06, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Sacramento Philharmonic features acclaimed violinist

Rachel Barton Pine

SACRAMENTO — Rachel Barton Pine returns to the Sacramento Region for the third time since her debut with the Philharmonic in May 2010. At that time she played Prokofiev’s Concerto for Violin No. 1 in D Major. In February 2012 she appeared at the Mondavi Center with the Chamber Soloists Orchestra of New York and proceeded to play […]

No Comment / January 03, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Cindy Williams leads cast of “nuns” seeking stardom in heavenly sequel

Cindy Williams, center, and her castmates have fun under the habit in "Nunset Boulevard." The national tour makes a stop at Three Stages next week. Courtesy photo

Cindy Williams, starring as Sister Mary Regina, the Mother Superior, in the latest adventure of the wonderfully wacky and talented Little Sisters of Hoboken in “Nunset Boulevard: the Nunsense Hollywood Bowl Show,” invites everyone to see the show at Three Stages in Folsom, Jan. 14-16. “It’s interactive. It’s a fun show, and the audience will […]

No Comment / January 03, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment,Feature Photos | Read More »

Beautimark Productions launches company with Masque Hair Ade event

It’s About Time Media “The fashion is in the hair,” said Donna Huston, founder and owner of Beautimark Productions in Shingle Springs. The Masque Hair Ade at 8 p.m. on Jan. 12 at Sidebar in El Dorado Hills Town Center will give the community a first look into what Beautimark Productions has to offer. At […]

No Comment / January 03, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Young at Art 2013 competition open to creative minds

Sophie Hill of Shingle Springs was the Best in Show winner of the 2012 Young at Art competition held at St. Francis High School in Sacramento. The school is calling for entries in this year's event. Photo by Susan Laird

The arts bring an added element to life: creativity. To misquote Shakespeare, art is twice blessed: It blesses those who view it and those who create it. Art is a vital expression of the creative mind. It encourages solutions-oriented thinking. Students who take art in school can experience greater results in their other classes. If […]

No Comment / January 03, 2013 | Posted in Spotlight Columns | Read More »