Arts & Culture Blog



This festival of new works presents world premieres by three choreographers: Jennifer Archibald, resident choreographer for Cincinnati Ballet; Nicole Haskins, Sacramento Ballet alumna; and...
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An Evening with Anne Lamott

Known for her humor and unflinching honesty, Lamott is the author of seven novels, including “Hard Laughter,” “Rosie” and “Joe Jones,” and several nonfiction...

ARTHOUSE on R Honors Women’s History Month

A Womxn’s Markeplace, a talk by artist Kathrine Lemke Waste, opera singing by Olivia Smith, a dance performance by Omonivie Okhade, art receptions and...
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“A Bronx Tale”

Based on the life of Chazz Palminteri, this musical, set in the Bronx in the 1960s, tells the story of a young man who...
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Miranda Lambert

The country music star, who rose to fame on the talent competition show “Nashville Star,” swings through Sacramento as part of her 27-date tour...
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Jon Meacham

Sacramento Speakers Series presents the Pulitzer Prize-winning author, Jon Meacham, contributor to Time and The New York Times Book Review, whose knowledge of history,...
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It’s All About the Songs

Singer-songwriter Justin Farren has a strong voice, a fluid guitar style and a likable persona. But it’s his songs—rich, relatable stories imbued with clever...
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Mumbo Gumbo

Mumbo Gumbo’s 30th anniversary party is a special Mardi Gras and Valentine’s Day concert that celebrates the septet’s nine albums and three decades of...
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Croce Plays Croce

A.J. Croce pays tribute to the legacy of his father, Jim Croce. Jim died in a plane crash at the height of his popularity,...
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Chinese New Year Celebration 2020

Celebrate the Year of the Rat with music and dance, art, children’s games, business, culture and community groups, martial arts and food vendors. $6,...