Arts & Entertainment

End of the old year

Poor Man’s Whiskey presents a “Premature New Years: End of the Old Year” show Dec. 29 at the Odd Fellows Lodge in Auburn. Birds of Fortune will open. Tickets are ...

New Year’s Eve event supports young musicians

A fundraising dinner dance to support the development of young musicians in Placer County will take place on New Year’s Eve. Terry Shane, band leader and music director for ...

Renowned guitarist film shows at State

Australian filmmaker Emma Franz’s insightful film portrait of renowned virtuoso guitarist and composer in the movie “Bill Frisell: A Portrait.” Grammy Award-winn ...

Take a journey with harp-guitarist

Muriel Anderson’s renowned guitar and harp-guitar playing is highlighted in the show “Wonderlust” which has a backdrop of visuals by celebrated photo-artist and c ...

Clock strikes midnight on Falcons’ dream season

COLFAX– Somewhere embedded in the Bermuda grass of Colfax High’s Marson Stadium, the Falcons’ dream football season came to rest here Saturday night. Playing in ...

Event encouraged those with mental illness

About two hundred people came to the State Theatre Dec. 4 for a special event designed to encourage those struggling with mental illness. Beautiful Minds Wellness, a nonprofit tha ...

Christmas concert features Jerry Garcia music

Will your Christmas be “Jerry” and bright? A Grateful Dead-Jerry Garcia tribute holiday concert, Very Jerry Christmas VII, will take place at Auburn Odd Fellows Lodge ...

Free holiday concert by Auburn Winds

A holiday concert performed by Auburn’s official town band, The Auburn Winds, will take place next weekend. Hear Christmas music pieces: “An English Christmas,” ...

Clarinet band to perform at Historic Courthouse

Twisted Licorice is a clarinet ensemble that started with players from the Auburn Winds. “We began getting together for sectional rehearsals to work on our full band music. ...

‘Not dead yet:’ Classic Monty Python film shows at State

In their first feature film, Monty Python goes on a medieval quest. This 1975 cult classic is a slapstick comedy concerning the Arthurian legend, written and performed by the Monty ...

Messiah Sing-along next week

The Auburn Symphony will present its annual Messiah Sing-along at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 4 in the Placer High School Auditorium. This holiday tradition will showcase selections from Hande ...

Auburn gears up for Annual Festival of Lights Parade

At 5:30 p.m. on December 1st, the floats will start coming down High Street. Long before that — starting early in the morning, in fact — families will have started lini ...

Generations of singers at holiday concert

Colla Voce Chamber Singers — the adult performing ensemble under the umbrella of the local nonprofit organization Colla Voce of the Sierra — will host its 14th annual h ...

Students’ watercolor art on display at library

Sonja Hamilton’s Advanced Watercolor class will have 18 select art pieces on display now through Dec. 29 in the Beecher Room of the Auburn Library. This class is part of a p ...

‘Inconceivable’ — ‘The Princess Bride’ shows at the State

Rob Reiner’s postmodern fairy tale, “The Princess Bride” is packed with true love, intrigue, swashbuckling, and revenge has become a cult classic. 1987 film star ...