Arts & Entertainment

A whole lotta The Who goin' on - and The Smithereens

Who knew? The Smithereens’ Pat DiNizio and Nevada County have a musical icon in common. He’s minimalist classical composer Terry Riley. DiNizio is a fan. And Nevada ...

Cool violinist on her way up

Faith Martinelli, age 9, a student at Northside Elementary School in Cool, graduated Suzuki violin, level one, at the annual graduation recital in Davis.  She received her ...

Loomis calendar, starting April 21

Loomis calendar, starting April 21   Thursday, April 21 Grand jury information session, meet and greet, is at 1:30 p.m. at the grand jury meeting room, 11532 B Ave. in Aubu ...

Midnight North has grateful influences

The music of Midnight North has been described as root, rock ‘n’ roll, and “country-ish” with some jam band flourishes. It’s the kind of music that ev ...

Grass Valley to be ‘Under a Groove’ Friday

It’s hard to imagine a world without George Clinton. It would certainly be a lot less funky. Now in his seventh (gulp!) decade of performing, Clinton, the undisputed king of ...

All that jazz

The Auburn Symphony’s annual gala was in full, jazzy swing on Sunday, with many attendees donning outfits reminiscent of 1920s and 30s fashion. The annual gala, the symphon ...

Loomis calendar, starting April 14

 Thursday, April 14 “The Wizard of Oz” performance is at 7 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, and at 2 p.m. Sundays through April 24 at the Del Oro Performing ...

Baroque & Beyond to perform on Sunday

The beautiful music from the Baroque period and earlier will be emanating at Pioneer United Methodist Church on Sunday. The event is part of a benefit concert series created by S ...

Lost in translation

It’s all in the translation. When “be careful not to slip and fall” becomes “slip and fall down carefully” and “fire extinguisher” becomes ...

Loomis calendar, starting April 7

Thursday, April 7 Coffee Connection is at 8 a.m. at the Loomis Train Depot, 5775 Horseshoe Bar Road in Loomis. Join the Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce for networking and updates ...

The Company and Del Oro Theatre Arts present family musical, ‘The Wizard of Oz’

There’s no place like The Company and Del Oro High School Theatre Arts to transport the entire family to the wondrous discoveries in the Emerald City for eight performances f ...

Auburn Symphony jazzes it up for annual gala

The Auburn Symphony is celebrating America’s jazz age at its annual gala on Sunday. The gala is the symphony’s main fundraiser of the year. “It’s in sup ...

Creative expression and interaction

The creativity will flow Friday during the first Auburn Art Walk of 2016. Now in its 26th year, the Art Walk boasts 30 venues hosting artists throughout Old Town and downtown Aub ...

Loomis calendar, starting March 31

Thursday, March 31 Lila Sasaki talks about her personal recollections of forced evacuation and encampment of persons of Japanese ancestry during World War II at 2 p.m. at First Un ...

‘The Music Man’ marches onto Auburn stage

It’s time for a family sing-along! Who remembers the Broadway classic “76 Trombones?” Or how about “Gary Indiana?” Well, dust off your band unifor ...