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Double the laughter for Oak Ridge in ‘Being Earnest’

“The Importance of Being Earnest” is a gem of high comedy — it sparkles with serious, yet comical observations and surprising twists. Oscar Wilde called his play “A trivial comedy for serious people.” The play’s farcical wittiness has had audiences laughing since its premiere in 1895 on Valentine’s Day and made “The Importance of Being […]

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Tour through time for a Gold Rush Experience in Old Sacramento

Launched in the fall of 2015 by the Historic Old Sacramento Foundation, an all-new season of Gold Rush Experience walking tours begins on March 5. As a companion program to the ever-popular Old Sacramento Underground tours, visitors interested in the Gold Rush Experience tours will enjoy an interpretive and entertaining experience that walks them through […]

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Elvin Bishop and Tommy Castro bring blues rock to Crest

Blues bad boys Elvin Bishop and Tommy Castro & The Painkillers will perform on Friday, March 4 at the Crest Theatre in Sacramento. The two bands are touring in support of their latest album releases including Bishop’s grammy-nominated “Can’t Even Do Wrong Right” and Castro’s “Method To My Madness.” “Can’t Even Do Wrong Right” won three 2014 Blues Music […]

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Museum Month has its perks

Following another successful Sacramento Museum Day — which was attended by nearly 50,000 community members — the Sacramento Association of Museums has announced March 2016 as Museum Membership Month. The benefits of museum membership often extend well beyond a financial savings and include exclusive experiences only available to members. Plus, there’s something for everyone as […]

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Automobile Museum revs up Sacramento Beer Week

Feast your eyes on classic, vintage and collectible cars while sipping delicious specialty brews and listening to popular 80s tunes during Beer Prom at the California Automobile Museum March 4. Beer Prom is a fun and funky fundraising event that offers a unique way to taste beer in style as guests are encouraged (but not required) […]

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Meander with ‘7 Homeless Mammoths’ at Big Idea Theatre

As part of Big Idea Theatre’s 9th season, Unspeakable, the moving and hilarious dramedy “7 Homeless Mammoths Wander New England” will saunter onto the stage for the Sacramento premier March 4. The play by Madeleine George will run through April 2. The play is set on a northeastern college campus where controversy is brewing over the […]

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B Street Theatre presents family-friendly ‘Frankenstein’

B Street Theatre is staging the world premiere of “Frankenstein,” as an original adaptation of a classic story made fun for all ages as part of the theater group’s Family Series. The production’s cast is comprised of young students of the dramatic arts who are in B Street Theatre’s resident theatre for children. As the first science fiction novel […]

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