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Courtesy Barbara Van Driel.

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Former FBI Special Agent Shares #MeToo Memoir 'It Never Happened'

February 20, 2019

Former FBI Special Agent Barbara Van Driel shares her #MeToo stories collected in a new memoir.

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Sacramento French Film Fest Presents Cinematic Amuse-Bouches Of Short Films From 2019 César Awards

February 20, 2019

Sacramento French Film Festival Director Cécile Mouette Downs previews a program of short animated and live action films coming to the Crest Theatre this Saturday.

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Sacramento Master Singers Present ‘The Journey Of Harriet Tubman’

February 19, 2019

To celebrate Black History Month, the Sacramento Master Singers will present “The Journey of Harriet Tubman,” a collection of spiritual songs of resistance and resilience.

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John Lescroart - The Rule Of Law

February 15, 2019

In John Lescroart’s novel “The Rule of Law,” a coyote who was smuggling immigrants into the U.S. is mysteriously murdered.

 Imran Chaudhry

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Author Reyna Grande Reflects On Immigrants Facing Impossible Choices, Just Like Her Parents Did

February 14, 2019

Author Reyna Grande joins us to share her latest book, a memoir called "A Dream Called Home."

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Valentine’s Day Wine Tips And Trends

February 13, 2019

Wine expert Rick Kushman shares some Valentine’s Day tips that will help Cupid’s arrow find the target in this month’s Kushman by the Bottle.

Bert Johnson / Capital Public Radio

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The Gold Souls Debut 'True Blue' Single Ahead Of Valentine’s Day Performance

February 13, 2019

Sacramento funk and soul band The Gold Souls perform their new single “True Blue” and preview a special Valentine’s Day show at the Palms Playhouse in Winters.

Courtesy of the Sacramento Ballet

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Minimalist Revenge: Sacramento Ballet Stages Philip Glass-Scored 'Hamlet'

February 12, 2019

Under the direction of newly-appointed Artistic Director Amy Seiwert, Sacramento Ballet starts the new year off with a modern production of Shakespearean revenge story “Hamlet.”

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V-Day Sacramento Presents 'A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant, and A Prayer'

February 11, 2019

V-Day Sacramento will stage two presentations of “A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant & A Prayer: Writings to End Violence Against Women & Girls” at the Guild Theatre.

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Arts and Lifestyle

‘Slowgirl’ At Capital Stage Finds Stressed-Out Americans In The Costa Rican Jungle

February 7, 2019 | Jeff Hudson

It’s a solid piece of theater, and well worth seeing.

Photo by Mike Lane

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Ottmar Liebert Performs Live In Studio Before Concert At The Sofia

February 6, 2019

Guitarist Ottmar Liebert previews a one-night-only engagement tonight at The Sofia on his West Coast Tour.

Courtesy of Keith Lowell Jensen

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Keith Lowell Jensen Brings 'Not For Rehire' To Harris Center

February 6, 2019

Comedian Keith Lowell Jensen previews a special album taping of his show about misadventures in low-wage employment.

Bert Johnson / Capital Public Radio

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Fighting Against Oblivion

February 4, 2019

The Nisenan language all but disappeared in the twentieth century after federal efforts to erase it. But the Maidu Indépendant Theater is using music and dance to teach young people their ancestral language and connect them with their heritage.

Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

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Art In Sacramento: Tavarus Blackmon Embraces Playful, Vibrant Images To Explore Gun Violence, Black Identity

January 31, 2019 | Nick Miller

The opening reception of Blackmon’s “Exquisite Diversion” is 6-9 p.m. Feb. 1 at Verge Center for the Arts, 625 S Street. It’s part of a double show with “The Amazing Black-Man,” artist Kumasi Barnett’s interpretation of the Marvel Comics' character.

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Sacramento ‘Dream Variations Concert’ Honors The African-American Experience

January 31, 2019

Poetry, choral music and the Sacramento Youth Symphony Premier Orchestra highlight the ‘Dream Variations Concert’ this Saturday at Hiram Johnson High School.

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