Arts & Entertainment

2016 Congressional Art Competition open to high school students

All high school students in the Fourth Congressional District can participate in the Congressional Art Competition “An Artistic Discovery.” The nationwide high-school ...

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 ...

Lincoln calendar, starting Feb. 25

Thursday, Feb. 25 TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024. Mother Goose on the Loose has two sessions at ...

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 ...

Bon Appetite collection for sale at Lincoln Library

A collection of 28 years of Bon Appetite magazines that feature events of the day and entertaining ideas and recipes is available and on display at the Twelve Bridges Library. Eac ...

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 ...

Melodies of a ‘righteous babe’

Righteous babe, singer, songwriter, activist and independent entrepreneur, Ani DiFranco returns to Grass Valley for a concert at the Veterans Memorial Auditorium, presented by The ...