Sacramento native Milt Briggs will combine his love of music and nature with vocals, whistling, poetry and stories at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 9, as part of the International Children’s Storytelling Program. The event is free for members of International House, Davis. Non-members are asked for a $2 donation per child or $5 for a family. [...]
“Snow Flower and the Secret Fan,” a 2011 Chinese-American film directed by Wayne Wang, will be screened Friday, June 7, as part of the International Film Series. The series is co-sponsored by the United Nations Association of Davis and International House. Doors at I-House, 10 College Park, open at 7:30 p.m. and the film begins promptly [...]
The Black Cedar Trio — Kris Palmer (wood flute), Nancy Kim (cello) and Steve Lin (guitar) — will play its wide range of music at 8 p.m. Friday, June 14, as part of the Davis Arts Center’s Classical Guitar Series. The program features a Baroque trio sonata by the German flute master, Johann Joachim Quantz, [...]
The second season of Sundays at I-House, an ongoing fundraiser benefiting International House, Davis, concludes its Countdown to Summer at 7 p.m. Sunday with four featured performers for its festive all-star finale. There will be no open mic at this event. I-House is at 10 College Park in Davis. The evening kicks off with Clarence [...]
Local music enthusiasts have a two more chances to hear offerings from various Davis High School singing groups. The Spring Choral Concert is at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 30, in the Brunelle Performance Hall at DHS, 315 W. 14th St. The concert will feature the Advanced Treble Choir, Concert Choir and DHS Madrigal Singers. All three choirs [...]
Clarissa Lyons, a Davis High School graduate and winner of the 2012 Carmel Music Society Vocal Competition, returns to the coastal city for an 8 p.m. recital Friday, May 31, at the Sunset Center. While at DHS, Lyons sang with the Madrigals. For more information, visit http://www.carmelmusic.org/concerts_2012-13/09-clarissa-lyons/index.html.
Check it out What: “Hedda Gabler” Where: Capital Stage, 2215 J St., Sacramento When: 7 p.m. Wednesdays; 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sundays through June 16 Tickets: $24-$35 general Info: 916-995-5454 or www.capstage.org Ordinarily, Sacramento’s Capital Stage specializes in contemporary plays, usually with contemporary settings. But for the next few weeks, the company is [...]
The UC Davis Symphony Orchestra will wrap up the 2012-13 season with a 7 p.m. concert Sunday, June 2, in Jackson Hall. And as is always the case in June, when the orchestra plays the final program of the season, there will be moments of recognition for those students who are about to leave UCD [...]