Arts & Entertainment

‘Tales of Note’ family concert fun for all ages: A morning of symphonic treats, captivating stories and instrument ‘petting zoo’

The Auburn Symphony’s family concert will feature lively selections from “The Nutcracker” and “The Love of Three Oranges,” among others. The music wil ...

Colfax calendar, starting March 3

Thursday, March 3 Senior activities with artist Barbara Hoffman are from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays at the Methodist Church, 936 Stockton St. in Dutch Flat. Donations accepted. In ...

A call to life: Lyric prose on theme of climate change, extinction

Combining a works of music and words, Kathleen Dean Moore and Rachelle McCabe convey a message addressing climate change and extinction. The two teachers, both from Corvallis, Or ...

Throw one back with Poor Man's Whiskey: Band to dedicate a set to Eagles tribute when they perform in Auburn March 5

The Poor Man’s Whiskey band is heading back to Auburn for another acoustic, then kick-it-into-high-electric-gear concert at the Auburn Event Center, also known as the Foothil ...

Reflections of an icon: Great-great-grandson to evoke Muir’s life, work

Robert Hanna, John Muir’s great-great-grandson, is determined to keep the environmental pioneer’s legacy alive. Tonight at Auburn’s State Theater, he presents, &l ...

May the chorus be with you – heading into the future

Did you miss the annual Sierra Gold Chorus Christmas show last December?  Never fear, Sierra Gold Chorus is combining the Christmas Show, 20th Anniversary Celebration and welc ...

‘The Cripple of Inishmaan’ is funny, sweet and tragic

Sierra Stages opens its 2016 season with the enchanting, dark comedy “The Cripple of Inishmaan.” Written by Irish playwright Martin McDonagh, “The Cripple of Inis ...

Free dinner and Blackwood Legacy Quartet in Newcastle

The Nashville-based recording artists Blackwood Legacy Quartet will be performing at 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 28 in Newcastle. The concert will be presented at the Newcastle Methodist ...

Elvis tribute benefits Arts & Kids

If you are an Elvis fan, or just love great live music, you won’t want to miss this show that benefits Arts & Kids. On behalf of the Arts & Kids nonprofit fundraisi ...

Colfax calendar, starting Feb. 25

Thursday, Feb. 25 Senior activities with artist Barbara Hoffman are from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays at the Methodist Church, 936 Stockton St. in Dutch Flat. Donations accepted. In ...

Auburnites reflect on "To Kill a Mockingbird" after death of Harper Lee

“Shoot all the blue jays you want … but remember it’s a sin to kill a mockingbird” – America lost its own mockingbird this week with the passing of ...

Oscar glamour in Auburn

They’re rolling out the red carpet again this year in downtown Auburn to celebrate the 88th Academy Awards. Live streaming of the Oscars will be shown on the big screen at ...

Animal Film Festival evokes laughter, suspense: ‘Medieval Monsters,’ ‘Cute Little Lobster,’ ‘Life According to Ohad,’ ‘Kill Pen’ among final selections

The final selections of films for screening at the third annual Animal Film Festival (AFF) have been announced, notably: • “Kill Pen,” by Sharon Boeckle that shi ...

Sing about love in 'Godspell'

“Godspell” is a show about love. “It’s not the sort of romantic musical theatre,” Charles Davidson, director for the Placer Community Theater produc ...

Dive in and dance with DeadPhish Orchestra

DeadPhish Orchestra was created years ago in Colorado by some musicians from other bands, including the likes of Great American Taxi, who were fans of both the Grateful Dead and Ph ...