Go back to the Gold Rush

"Folsom's Gold" takes the audience back to the Gold Rush. Courtesy photo
"Folsom's Gold" takes the audience back to the Gold Rush. Courtesy photo

“Folsom’s Gold,” a fun musical romp through Folsom and the Gold Country from 1848 through 1885, returns to Sutter Street Theatre.

The production celebrates America, California and the heritage of the Gold Country through song, dance and storytelling. This original production by Sutter Street Theatre, conceived byMike Jimena and Connie Mockenhaupt, was initially developed through a grant from the National Endowment of the Arts, Arts Works Program. It’s directed and choreographed by Mockenhaupt with musical direction and accompaniment by John Wilder.

Folsom’s Gold opens at 8 p.m. on Saturday, May 31, and continues on Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 4 p.m. through June 8. Tickets are $23 general, $21 seniors, $18 students with an ID card and $15 children 12 and younger. There is a discount of $2 per ticket for groups of 10 or more. Tickets can be purchased online at SutterStreetTheatre.com or by calling the box office at (916) 353-1001. Call the box office for group orders.

Sutter Street Theatre is located at 717 Sutter Street in Folsom.

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