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The List

MUSIC

El Dorado Hills

• Fridays & Saturdays: Live music takes the stage at 9 p.m. at the El Dorado Saloon, 879 Embarcadero Drive: Terry Sheets (Sept. 26), Two 20 Band (Sept. 27), Apple Z (Oct. 3), Superbad (Oct. 4).

• Fridays & Saturdays: Enjoy live music at The Purple Place, 363 Green Valley Road, at 9 p.m.: Rockinbocker (Sept. 26), Mad Music Love (Sept. 27).

Red Hawk Casino

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• September: Apple Z (9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., Sept. 5); Radio (10 p.m. to 2 a.m., Sept. 6); Nathan Owens Band (10 p.m. to 2 a.m., Sept. 12 & 13); Cover Me Badd (9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., Sept. 19); Steel Breeze (10 p.m. to 2 a.m., Sept. 20); Chris Gardner Band (9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., Sept. 26) and The Spazmatics (10 p.m. to 2 a.m., Sept. 27).

• October: Cripple Creek (9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., Oct. 3), Clean Slate (10 p.m. to 2 a.m., Oct. 4), Kumandae Miller (9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., Oct. 10), Maxx Cabello Jr. (10 p.m. to 2 a.m., Oct. 11), Summer of Love (9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., Oct. 17), Big Bad Boogie Rock (10 p.m. to 2 a.m., Oct. 18), Chris Gardner Band (9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., Oct. 24), The Spazmatics (10 p.m. to 2 a.m., Oct. 25) and Rebel Yell (9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., Oct. 31).

THEATER

Harris Center for the Arts

10 College Parkway, Folsom
HarrisCenter.net • (916) 608-6888

• Sept. 25: Carrera Productions presents George Thorogood & The Destroyers — 40 Years Strong at 8 p.m.

• Sept. 26: Keyboard Conversations with Jeffrey Siegel presents  Chopin and Grieg — A Musical Friendship at 7:30 p.m.

• Sept. 27: The Classical Masters Music Festival Gala Concert begins at 7 p.m.

• Sept. 28: The Cookers, inspired by a jazz style of the late 1950s and early 60s, will perform at 7 p.m.

• Sept. 29 through Oct. 1: Blue Man Group will entertain the audiences at 7:30 p.m. Monday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

• Oct. 2: En Garde Arts: Basetrack Live,  a gripping show that grapples with the complex truths and ambiguities of modern military experience, begins at 7:30 p.m.

• Oct. 4: Child Foundation presents Kamran & Hooman, brothers who have become the hottest duo in the Persian music scene, at 8 p.m.

• Oct. 4: The Sacramento Guitar Society presents Roland Dyens — composer, guitarist and improvisor — in the Scott-Skillman Recital Hall at 8 p.m.

• Oct. 9: Get the Lead Out – The American Led Zeppelin tribute takes the stage at 7:30 p.m.

• Oct. 10: El Dorado Musical Theatre presents Back To Broadway featuring High Voltage at 7 p.m.

• Oct. 11: The United States Air Force Band of the Golden West will perform at the Folsom Lake College 10th anniversary open house at noon and 2 p.m.

• Oct. 11: Sacramento Baroque Soloists presents The Grand Tour, exploring music from Belgium and France through Italy and Germany, in the Scott-Skillman Recital Hall at 7:30 p.m.

• Oct. 11 & 12: Marsalis “Well-Tempered” – Branford Marsalis with The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia performs at 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday.

• Oct. 17: Smuin Ballet presents UNTAMED: Breaking the Boundaries of Ballet at 7:30 p.m.

• Oct. 18: Carrera Productions presents Gin Blossoms at 8 p.m.

• Oct. 19: Piloto Y Klimax, pioneers of the immensely popular Cuban music and dance craze Timba, perform at 7 p.m.

• Oct. 20: Enjoy An Evening with Peter Coyote at 7:30 p.m.

• Oct. 21: The Spiritual Center for Positive Living presents Wayne Dyer – I Can See Clearly Now at 7 p.m.

• Oct. 22: Marty Stuart And His Fabulous Superlatives perform at 7:30 p.m.

• Oct. 23: Royal Ballet of Cambodia performs at 7:30 p.m.

• Oct. 25: The California Theatre Center presents “Androcles and the Lion” in the City Studio Theater at 1 and 3 p.m.

• Oct. 25: The Folsom Symphony presents Majesty with Frank Wiens, concert pianist, at 7:30 p.m.

• Oct. 26: Vita Academy presents The Genius of Beethoven – Concert No. 1 in the Scott-Skillman Recital Hall at 2 p.m.

• Oct. 31 through Nov. 16: El Dorado Musical Theatre presents “Aladdin Jr.”

Folsom

• Through Oct. 19: “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” presented by Sutter Street Theatre, 717 Sutter St., as part of its Family Series. Showtimes are Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m. For tickets or more information call (916) 353-1001 or visit sutterstreettheatre.com.

• Oct. 4 through Nov. 2: “Evil Dead: The Musical” presented by Sutter Street Theatre, 717 Sutter St., as part of its Off Broadway Series. Showtimes 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 7 p.m. Sundays. For tickets or more information call (916) 353-1001 or visit sutterstreettheatre.com.

Placerville

• Through Sept. 28: “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” presented by Imagination Theater on the El Dorado County Fairgrounds. For tickets and more information call (530) 642-0404 or visit imaginationtheater.net.

Carmichael

• Through Sept. 28: “A Visit from Scarface” presented by Chautauqua Playhouse, 5235 Engle Road, Suite 110. For tickets or more information call (916) 489-7529 or visit cplayhouse.org.

• Oct. 17 through Nov. 23: “Bus Stop” presented by Chautauqua Playhouse, 5235 Engle Road, Suite 110. For tickets or more information call (916) 489-7529 or visit cplayhouse.org.

• Oct. 25 through Nov. 8: The Howling Detective” presented by Chautauqua Playhouse Children’s Theater, 5235 Engle Road, Suite 110. For tickets or more information call (916) 489-7529 or visit cplayhouse.org.

Sacramento

• Through Sept. 28: “Bonnie and Clyde” presented by Runaway Stage at the 24th Street Theater, 2791 24th St. For tickets and more information call (916) 207-1226 or visit runawaystage.com.

• Through Oct. 5: “The Ladies Foursome” presented by B Street Theatre, 2711 B St. For tickets and more information call (916) 443-5300 or visit bstreettheatre.org.

• Through Oct. 5: “Tribes” by Nina Raine presented by Capital Stage, 2215 J St. For tickets and more information call (916) 995-5464 or visit capstage.org.

• Through Oct. 11: “The Exit Interview” presented by Big Idea Theatre, 1616 Del Paso Blvd. For tickets and more information call (916) 960-3036 or visit bigideatheatre.com.

• Through Oct. 14: “Love Isadora” presented by California Stage at the Wilkerson Theater, 1723 25th St. For tickets and more information call (916) 451-5822 or visit calstage.org.

• Through Oct. 19: “Red” presented by Ovation Stage in the Three Penny Theatre, at the R25 Arts Complex. For tickets and more information call (916) 606-5050 or visit ovationstage.com.

• Sept. 27: “101 Dalmatians” presented by Runaway Stage as part of its Storybook Theater, 2791 24th St. For tickets and more information call (916) 207-1226 or visit runawaystage.com.

• Sept. 30 through Nov. 9: “The Flying Machine” presented by B Street Theatre, 2711 B St., as part of its Family Series. For tickets and more information call (916) 443-5300 or visit bstreettheatre.org.

• Oct. 1-26: “The Grapes of Wrath” presented by the Sacramento Theatre Company, 1419 H. St. For tickets and more information call (916) 443-6722 or visit sactheatre.org.

• Oct. 11 through Nov. 23: “Outside Mullingar” presented by B Street Theatre, 2711 B St. For tickets and more information call (916) 443-5300 or visit bstreettheatre.org.

• Oct. 22 through Nov. 3: “Anna Karenina” presented by Capital Stage, 2215 J St. For tickets and more information call (916) 995-5464 or visit capstage.org.

ART

Folsom

• Through Oct. 30: As seen from above, our local waterways become a rich patchwork of colors and textures, a collage of velvety greens, rich earth tones and bright blues. The next exhibit at the Gallery at 48 Natoma in Folsom, “Bird’s Eye View,” will show two artists’ work from aerial perspectives with stitched paintings by Linda Gass and watercolors by Elaine Bowers. For more information call (916) 355-7285.

• Through Nov. 8: The 14th Annual FLC Visual Arts Faculty Exhibition featuring the works of FLC Visual Arts faculty who have exhibited regionally, nationally and internationally comes to the Bank of America Gallery inside Harris Center for the Arts. The visual arts faculty is composed of professional artists with diverse specializations encompassing the spectrum of the classes offered, from elementary drawing, painting, sculpture, to metalsmithing and everything in between. The artwork exhibited reflects is a wide range of media and styles. For more information about the gallery contact Holly Larson at (916) 608-6847 or Holly.Larson@harriscenter.net.

Carmichael

• Through Sept. 27: WASH Inc.’s annual open watercolor exhibition, “Go With The Flow 2014,” will be on display at the Sacramento Fine Arts Center, 5330B Gibbons Drive. The show is judged by Chris Messer, NWS and CWA. For more information visit sacfinearts.org.

• Sept. 30 through Oct. 25: Sacramento Fine Arts Center hosts Bold Expressions, Northern California Arts annual international, open-juried art exhibition. NCA is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year. A special Second Saturday Reception will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Oct. 11and a closing reception and awards presentation will take place from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Oct. 25. The judge this year is artist, illustrator, collaborator, curator Robert-Jean Ray. For more information visit sacfinearts.org.

Crocker Art Museum

216 O St., Sacramento • (916) 808-7000 • crockerartmuseum.org

• Through Oct. 1: “Nothing,” the film: Bay Area artist Tracey Snelling is known for her color photography and installation works. Both feature miniature, highly detailed sculptures of shabby motels, rundown apartments and American roadside attractions. She increasingly uses film to express her narratives. Set in the sun-baked town of Twentynine Palms, “Nothing” tells the story of Jane, a young woman whose only escape from her dead-end job and empty relationship comes from role-playing the lives of strangers. Snelling experiments with the boundaries of art and narrative as the fictional Jane confronts her life. The film is on view on the museum’s first floor.

• Through Jan. 11: Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art is drawn from the collections of the Smithsonian American Art Museum. The exhibition explores the idea that we are “a nation of immigrants” by considering the varied contributions of Latino artists to American art and culture from the mid-20th century to the present. Featuring nearly 100 works across all media by some of the leading contemporary artists working in the United States, the exhibition will examine how their works express an evolving and particular American experience.

• Oct. 12 through Feb. 1: The Provoke Era: Japanese Photography from the Collection of SFMOMA — The tumultuous period following World War II proved fertile ground for a generation of Japanese photographers who responded to societal upheaval by creating a new visual language dubbed “Are, Bure, Boke” — rough, blurred, and out of focus. Named for the magazine Provoke, which sought to break the rules of traditional photography, this exhibition traces how Japanese photographers responded to their country’s shifting social and political atmosphere.

• Oct. 12 through Feb. 1: Arte Mexicano: Legacy of the Masters showcases the ideals, individualism, and intertwining artistic lives of modern Mexican artists. Composed of 30 paintings and works on paper by nearly 20 artists, the exhibition highlights their varied responses to the post-revolutionary call for a distinctly Mexican visual art. Arte Mexicano will cover a wide range of artists active throughout the 20th century, and will trace the impact of the Mexican Revolution, as well as the influence of Mexican muralism, pre-Columbian traditions and European artistic movements.

SPECIALS

Diamond Springs

• Sept. 27: The El Dorado Arts Council will host its annual fundraising event — Apassionato – A Toast to the Arts — from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 27, at the Manzanita Kitchen, 4232 Fowler Lane, Suite 101, in Diamond Springs. Tickets are $50 per person and all proceeds will go toward funding community art programs as well as funding arts in education. Ticket price includes a wine and champagne reception, Farm to Fork hors d’oeuvres by Table Nectar, and live entertainment  provided by the swingin’ Tepid Club of Cool band. Ticket purchase and online auction site links can be found at eldoradoartscouncil.org.

Folsom

• Sept. 20: Extraordinary Collections opens at the Folsom History Museum. Included will be geodes, branding irons, Star Wars memorabilia, hippos, horses, donkeys, vintage bicycles and TVs as well as a collection of original rock-n-roll posters signed by the artist dating back to Buddy Holly. Folsom History Museum is located at 823 Sutter St. Hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays. Admission to the history museum is $5 for adults, $4 seniors, and $2 for youth (6-17). Children 5 and younger are admitted free. There is no admission charge for Pioneer Village. Donations are accepted. Free parking is available on the street and at the nearby city garage. For more information call (916) 985-2707 or visit folsomhistorymuseum.org.

Sacramento

• Oct. 4: California State Parks and the State Indian Museum are proud to present educational lectures entitled “Rethinking California’s Missions: A Native Perspective” — unique and important stories reflecting the true experiences of Native peoples in California’s famous missions. Special guest speakers that day include Andrew Galvan, Ohlone curator of San Francisco’s Mission Dolores (first Native American mission curator) and Elias Castillo, author of the forthcoming book “A Cross of Thorns: The Enslavement of California’s Indians by the Spanish Missions.” The special lectures are free with museum admission and guests are encouraged to spend time perusing the museum and its impressive collection. For more information about this event or other activities happening at the State Indian Museum call (916) 324-8112 or visit parks.ca.gov/indianmuseum.

• Oct. 11-13: On Columbus Day weekend, California State Parks and the State Indian Museum will proudly present a Native American Book Sale in celebration of the indigenous peoples whose ancestors had been living here for thousands of years before Columbus “discovered” America. During this extended holiday weekend, guests are encouraged to celebrate Native Americans and learn more about their history and culture. For more information about this event or other activities happening at the State Indian Museum, call (916) 324-8112 or visit www.parks.ca.gov/indianmuseum.

• Through Oct. 30: Hidden beneath the city for nearly 150 years, Old Sacramento’s underground has long been the capital’s best-kept secret.  Underground tour visitors have the unique opportunity to uncover the facts behind the legends that lie below historic buildings and sidewalks. Tour guests explore excavated foundations and enclosed pathways while entertaining and knowledgeable tour guides recount the tales of the devastation, perseverance, and determination that led to California’s only successful street-raising project.  New in 2014, underground tour guests have a special, hands-on opportunity to learn what it was like to raise and level a building by operating “mini-jacks” during the tours. The interactive experience allows guests to gain an understanding of and appreciation for the ambitious yet painstaking process successfully completed by Old Sacramento residents and business owners in the 1860s and 1870s. Tours take place Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings at 6 p.m. through Oct. 5 and Thursday evenings at 6 p.m. Oct. 6-30. For more information call (916) 808-7059 or historicoldsac.org.

AUDITIONS

Placerville

• Sept. 27: Imagination Theater will hold auditions for the Tony Award-winning production of “Spamalot,” the legendary tale of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table and their quest for the Holy Grail. The show features a chorus line of dancing divas and knights, flatulent Frenchmen, killer rabbits, a flying cow, a flying enchanter and a legless knight. “Spamalot” pokes fun at the conventions of musical theater and popular culture as it lovingly “rips off” “Monty Python and the Holy Grail.” All roles are available including King Arthur, Sir Robin, Lancelot, Patsy, Sir Galahad, Sir Bedevere, Male Character, The Lady of the Lake and ensemble (six men and six women).  More details about each role and audition requirements can be found at imaginationtheater.net/spamalot-audition-notice/. Auditions will be held at Imagination Theater located on the El Dorado County Fairgrounds. For more information contact Director,Peter Wolfe at pwolfe615@gmail.com or (530) 306-1205 or the IT! box office at (530) 642-0404. Performances will be March 27 through April 26, 2015.

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