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Sacramento French Film Festival Takes MiniFest To IMAX

October 12, 2018

Sacramento French Film Festival co-founder Cécile Mouette Downs previews a single-day mini festival featuring the best of contemporary French film.

Courtesy of International House Davis

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‘Humanizing Deportation’ At International House Davis

October 12, 2018

New multimedia exhibition opening at I-House in Davis highlights personal stories of being deported.

Courtesy of the Williams family

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'West Side Story' Comes To American River College

October 11, 2018

Four members of the talented Williams family -- Sam, Sarah, Isaac and David -- are helping to bring “West Side Story” to the American River College Theatre this fall. The family will preview the show, which runs through Oct. 28.

Bert Johnson / Capital Public Radio

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Laugh Your Face Off At The Sacramento Comedy Festival

October 10, 2018

The 8th annual Sacramento Comedy Festival kicks off this weekend with the best stand-up, improv, and sketch performers around.

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Sacramento’s LGBTQ Film Fest Celebrates 27 Years

October 9, 2018

The festival formerly known as SIGLFF — now called BENT Sacramento International LGBTQ Film Festival — will come to town for its 27th year to celebrate LGBTQ history month this October.

Courtesy of the Crocker Art Museum

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Duane Michals Portrait Collection Comes To Crocker Museum

October 8, 2018

Legendary New York portrait photographer Duane Michals has a comprehensive exhibition of his work on display at the Crocker Museum.

Courtesy of Penguin Random House

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Awkward Much? Melissa Dahl Has Written A Book For You

October 8, 2018

Sac State alum Melissa Dahl talks about her book “Cringeworthy: A Theory of Awkwardness.”

Charr Crail Photography

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Sacramento Theatre Company’s 'Crucible' A Powerful Take On The Classic

October 5, 2018 | Jeff Hudson

CapRadio Theatre Critic Jeff Hudson says the Sacramento Theatre Company's production of Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible” is a reminder of the play's lasting impact.

Photo by Rudy Meyers Photography

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B Street Theatre Explores Immigrant Experience In ‘Ironbound’

October 4, 2018

The B Street Theatre presents “Ironbound” about a Polish immigrant trying to make it in New Jersey, by Pulitzer prize winning playwright Martyna Majok.

Photo by Zoart Photography

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The Bard Goes Broadway

October 3, 2018

Davis Shakespeare Festival’s fall production of “As You Like It” has so much music written into the script, it could almost be a musical.

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Gentleman Surfer Debuts ‘Hard Pass’ Live In Studio

October 2, 2018

Experimental prog punk quartet Gentleman Surfer performs new music from their fourth album “Hard Pass” live in the Insight Studio.

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Rituals Of Mine Hosts Special Hometown Show Before Joining Garbage On Tour

October 2, 2018

Rituals of Mine singer Terra Lopez returns to Insight with an update on her new album in progress and preview of her show at Goldfield Trading Post.

Photo by Yarcenia Garcia

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Davis Shakespeare Festival’s Comedy 'As You Like It' Almost Qualifies As A Musical

October 1, 2018 | Jeff Hudson

Traditional productions hark toward Elizabethan-style melodies. But this contemporary interpretation nods to the British folk rock of the 1960s and ’70s.

Cherokee Heritage Museum / Wikimedia Commons

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Honoring Yellow Bird

October 1, 2018

Local members of the Cherokee tribe will perform a commemorative service at the gravesite of John Rollin Ridge, a nineteenth-century California leader and fellow Cherokee.

Bert Johnson / Capital Public Radio

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Revisting Achilles Wheel

September 26, 2018

Psychedelic blues rock bluegrass band from Nevada City has two shows this weekend.

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