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Modesto music in the plaza

Modesto music in the plaza

This year Music in the Plaza kicks off in conjunction with May the Fourth-Star Wars Day which will take over the 10th Street Plaza.

Shakespeare comes to the Miracle Mile

Romy Evans plays Robin “Puck” Goodfellow in Showbiz Theatre Company’s production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

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Local museums celebrate photography month Sacramento with special events, activities & more

Local museums celebrate photography month Sacramento with special events, activities & more

The thriving local museum community is proud to celebrate the first-ever Photography Month Sacramento happening in April 2018 with a variety of special exhibits, events, activities and more. Photography Month Sacramento is being led by Viewpoint Photographic Art Center – a non-profit organization located in Midtown Sacramento – in collaboration with many partners including the City of Sacramento.

While additional events and activities continue to be added, below is a sampling of a variety of exciting ways Sacramento Area Museums (SAM) members are planning to spotlight the special month-long effort: 

Exhibits

Pacific’s Symphonic Wind Ensemble to perform in Carnegie Hall

 

Editor’s note: This story originally appeared on the UOP website. It is being shared by permission.

University of the Pacific’s 55-member Symphonic Wind Ensemble will perform in Carnegie Hall in early 2019 during a featured concert at the New York Wind Band Festival in New York City.

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Stockton Chorale appealing to broader audiences through mixed programs

Singers with the Stockton Chorale perform at a past concert. The organization has expanded its musical offerings to reach a broader audience.

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Carnegie featuring quilting art in spring exhibition

The Carnegie Arts Center in Turlock will be presenting an exhibition focused on the quilting arts come this spring.

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Local studios making pottery business into playtime for patrons

Vicki Snell, left, and daughter Kelsey Snell are co-owners of the Mud Mill in Lodi.

Lodi — Anything handcrafted is trendy again. The do-it-yourself (DIY) market is growing as paint-your-own classes have popped up all around the world from Lodi to London.
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