13
Dec
2018
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Fun, Festive & Funky…Local Museums Get in the Holiday Spirit

In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science, and wildlife treasures all year long. In December, many of the nearly 30 members of…
18
Dec
2017
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Last Chance for Several Fine Holiday Shows

As the days race toward Christmas and then the new year, the time to see several fine holiday shows is running out. It can be said without prejudice that Capital Stage has reason for pride in its holiday program “Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley.” This romantic comedy by Lauren Gunderson and…
05
Dec
2017
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A Christmas Carol Retold: 6 Places to Watch Unique Tellings of the Classic

It is perhaps the best Christmas story ever written, the best tale of regret and redemption ever told, and the best account of crotchety old man’s transformation ever recorded. It is Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” and theaters in and around town are playing variations of the classic story. Each…