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“Holiday in the Hills” mixes tradition and history

Sutter Street Theatre presents its seventh annual running of the highly popular “Holiday in the Hills,” opening Nov. 30. The story, set in Folsom’s Historic District in the late 1800s, features musical favorites and skits of the season with characters that either lived in or visited Folsom during the period. Enjoy some brand new surprises […]

No Comment / November 14, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

The triumphant return of “An Irish Christmas”

"An Irish Christmas" features lively dance and great storytelling. Five performances are scheduled at Three Stages, Nov. 29 through Dec. 1. Courtesy photo

FOLSOM — After not one, but two sold-out shows at Three Stages last December, the return of “An Irish Christmas” to Folsom was all but guaranteed. Here for five shows is a celebration of Christmas in Ireland, with glorious music, traditional dance, lively storytelling, and plenty of Irish soul. Featuring Riverdance star Kevin Horton and Magic of the […]

No Comment / November 14, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Broadway star to perform special benefit concert

Broadway star Eric Kunze, a favorite of Sacramento Music Circus audiences, will perform a benefit concert for the nonprofit California Musical Theatre on Tuesday, Dec. 4, at 7:30 p.m., at the 200-seat Cosmopolitan Cabaret in downtown Sacramento. Kunze, who has starred in a number of Broadway shows and national Broadway tours, was most recently at […]

No Comment / November 12, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Witness the historic writing of a Torah

FOLSOM — The Torah, also known as The Old Testament/Five Books of Moses, is the most precious article in Jewish life. For the last five years, Chabad Community Center – Folsom has used torahs generously lent to it to conduct services. But on Nov. 18 that will begin to change. On that day Rabbi Yitzchok Raskin, […]

No Comment / November 12, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment,News | Read More »

Artists get crafty

Janice Albert wanted to find a hobby to fill in her time after retiring from the Department of Justice five years ago. The creative 60-year-old decided to take classes on how to make suncatchers — stained glass artwork that can be hung in or near a window so that it catches the available light from […]

No Comment / November 12, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Town Center hosts holiday cheer

This year's holiday tree lighting event will take place on Saturday, Nov. 24, at El Dorado Hills Town Center. Village Life file photo

Over the next couple of weeks El Dorado Hills Town Center will transform into a holiday wonderland with lights, holiday wreaths and more. November is just the start to a fabulous holiday event season at Town Center.   Photo op with Santa Claus Starting Friday, Nov. 23, and running through Christmas Eve, Santa Claus will spend time […]

No Comment / November 11, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment,Feature Photos | Read More »

Crocker gets artsy with craft fair

Nearly 100 regional artists and crafts people will offer their unique creations during this year’s annual Holiday Art and Craft Festival on Nov. 23. Presented by the Crocker Art Museum and the Creative Arts League of Sacramento, the festival is held at the Scottish Rite Center, located across from the main entrance of Sacramento State […]

No Comment / November 08, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »