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Go on a New York, New York adventure

Three sailors on a 24-hour shore leave in New York City find three high-spirited women in an unforgettable adventure in “On the Town,” coming to Sacramento’s Music Circus, July 11-16. The soaring score by Leonard Bernstein features “Lonely Town” and “New York, New York.” Sam Lips will mak his Music Circus debut as Gabey, one of […]

Garden Guru: A beautiful parasite

My spring activities usually include hitting the Sierra trails for day hikes or overnight backpacking trips. As the snow melts the underlying mountain meadows and wildflowers spring to life and put on their annual show. Mother Nature has postponed this year’s wildflower display with an abundant snow pack we so badly needed. When the snow […]

June 14, 2017 | Posted in Commentary | Tagged ,

Music Circus production a real ‘beauty’

The 67th Music Circus season kicks off with a two-week run of Disney’s beloved family classic musical “Beauty and the Beast” with performances June 20 through July 2 at the Wells Fargo Pavilion. This “tale as old as time,” with an Academy Award-winning score by Alan Menken, deserves to be experienced live on stage. The […]

June 07, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Clarksville Day 2017

Clarksville Day was back and better than ever last Saturday. History lovers, and those just curious to know more about the local region’s past, came out in perfect weather for the one day a year the locked gates of Clarksville are open to the public. Located on the south side of the new Silva Valley […]

Broadway Sacramento hosting four premieres next season

Matt Hessburg California Musical Theatre announced the 2017-18 Broadway Sacramento season at the Community Center Theater, featuring four shows not previously presented and two favorites of Broadway Sacramento audiences. The season features Sacramento premieres of “Beautiful – The Carole King Musical,” “Something Rotten!,” “Finding Neverland” and “An American in Paris.” Returning shows are “The Book of […]

April 19, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Clarksville Day rides again

Dust off your boots and plan to attend Clarksville Day on Saturday, May 6, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The seventh event planned by the Clarksville Region Historical Society takes visitors on a tour of the ghost town, which predates El Dorado Hills by 100 years. Clarksville Day was an annual event until 2013, when construction of the Silva Valley interchange cut into event parking.

“It didn’t stop due to lack of interest,” said local historian and CRHS co-founder Betty January. “There were 4,000 people at the last Clarksville Day in 2013.”

Black History Month speaker series event explores westward migration

The Center for Sacramento History, in association with the Sacramento History Alliance, is proud to present a special Black History Month speaker series event — Sweet Freedom’s Plains: African-Americans on the Overland Trails, 1841-1869 on Thursday, Feb. 9, at 7 p.m. at the Center for Sacramento History, 551 Sequoia Pacific Blvd. Shirley Ann Wilson Moore, a […]

February 01, 2017 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

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