Arts & Entertainment

Comedian Rex Meredith incites belly laughs, performs Thursday in Auburn

Want a few good belly laughs? In a recent telephone interview with comedian Rex Meredith, he did a Joe Pesci impersonation that almost made me fall off my chair. The interview in ...

Weekend of imagination

For the 19th year, North Auburn artists are opening their studios for public tours on Mother’s Day weekend. From painting and sculpting to glass-blowing, jewelry and more, ...

Love and laughter in ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Music & More’s young singer-actor troupe is presenting “Beauty and the Beast” today and tomorrow in Auburn. A selfish prince rejects a powerful witch. After ...

Lincoln Open Mic congratulates local graduate Matt George

Years ago, an 8-year-old boy began to attend our Open Mic Sundays in Lincoln.  He loved writing poetry so much that his poems won prizes in several of the Auburn Sierra Hills ...

BIG Day of Giving deadline extended

Americans were so generous during the BIG Day of Giving yesterday, their giving broke the national online site where donations were accepted.  As a result donations to lo ...

Lincoln calendar, starting May 5

Thursday, May 5 TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is at 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024. America’s ClayFest, Student Division&n ...

Ready, steady, donate

The challenge is about to begin: 31 Auburn competitors have been preparing since last fall for this 24-hour race to the fundraising finish known as the Big Day of Giving.  It ...

Soulful, only stronger and louder: David Jacobs-Strain and Keith Greeninger perform Saturday in Auburn

David Jacobs-Strain and Keith Greeninger have teamed up for a concert that showcases their individual and combined talents. The two longtime friends, often going opposite direction ...

Zach Deputy and Diego’s Umbrella perform in Auburn

Gypsy rock to funk and soul, dance the night away to these two internationally recognized recording artists. Show is at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Auburn Event Center, 145 Elm Avenue ...

Colla Voce singers present mystery, magic, mirth

Colla Voce Chamber Singers has created a concert experience to usher in spring featuring songs of all genres ranging from J.S. Bach, William Byrd, and American composer Morten Laur ...

Sierra Nevada Winds presents ‘An Evening with Gershwin and Friends’

The Sierra Nevada Winds Orchestra, a 45-member wind ensemble directed by Dr. Robert Halseth, will take the stage Saturday with world renowned violinist and pianist Dr. Ayke Agus. ...

12th annual Voices of Lincoln Poetry Contest poets wanted

     The 12th annual Voices of Lincoln Poetry Contest began in April, as part of the National Poetry Month celebration. The Voices of Lincoln Poetry Contest is pres ...

Lincoln calendar, starting April 28

Thursday, April 28 TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is at 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024. Mother Goose on the Loose has two session ...

'I like to get silly'

Comedian and actor Kevin Farley – yep, that Kevin Farley – is bringing his act to Auburn. You may have seen him, the younger brother of the late Chris Farley, in such ...