Arts & Entertainment

On tour: Wild & Scenic Film Festival showing Saturday in Auburn

There will be a film about black bears in Yosemite, and bison in Yellowstone. And films about bicycle journeys to some of the highest peaks in America and a film about the Rim fire ...

An enchanting morning of music: Auburn Symphony's 'Tales of Note' family concert

The Auburn Symphony’s family concert 'Tales of Note' was an enchanting morning of music. The March 5 concert featured lively selections from “The Nutcracker&rdq ...

Sculptures at center of artistic performance: Weimar artist’s vision realized through upcoming event in Auburn

Imagine visiting a yoga studio and seeing varied artistic performances integrated with sculptures. Poetry, dance, music, yoga and computer technology. All in one night. That&rs ...

Throwing out punch lines for a good cause

Comedians Johnny Lampert and Brad Trackman will light up the stage Saturday at the State Theatre in Auburn. The event is a fundraiser for Soroptimist International of Auburn (SIA ...

It’ll be dancing room only at the State Theater: Bay Area Americana and Cajun Roots legend Tom Rigney returns to Auburn

The sounds of New Orleans, boogie-woogie, zydeco and a fabulous mix of Americana roots music will be rolling out the doors of the State Theater as Tom Rigney and his band, Flambeau ...

Comedian Taylor Williamson takes stage tonight in Auburn

Taylor Williamson was recently the second place winner on America’s Got Talent. He also hosted the America’s Got Talent special in Reno. Williamson has performed at t ...

Bigfoot movie set in Auburn: fact or fiction?

 Bigfoot may or may not exist, but one thing is for sure: a movie about Bigfoot starring Daniel Day-Lewis, Morgan Freeman and the Sacramento Kings was never filmed in Auburn. ...

Auburn sculptor, First Lady worked to get Reagan statue just right

Nancy Reagan’s standards were exacting, her protective instincts never waning. Auburn sculptor Doug Van Howd saw them firsthand as he worked on the Ronald Reagan statue now ...

Live radio drama returns to KVMR with ‘The Black Knight’

Live radio theatre returns this month as KVMR Community Radio and the historic Nevada Theatre in Nevada City present “The Black Knight,” an original radio drama that wi ...

Critically acclaimed Darlingside takes Center’s stage: Boston folk rock band treads new musical territory with its release ‘Birds Say’

By Matthew Whitley For the Auburn Journal Once every few years a friend will shove an album into your hands and say, “You must hear this! It will change your life!” ...

‘Tales of Note’ family concert fun for all ages: A morning of symphonic treats, captivating stories and instrument ‘petting zoo’

The Auburn Symphony’s family concert will feature lively selections from “The Nutcracker” and “The Love of Three Oranges,” among others. The music wil ...

A call to life: Lyric prose on theme of climate change, extinction

Combining a works of music and words, Kathleen Dean Moore and Rachelle McCabe convey a message addressing climate change and extinction. The two teachers, both from Corvallis, Or ...

Throw one back with Poor Man's Whiskey: Band to dedicate a set to Eagles tribute when they perform in Auburn March 5

The Poor Man’s Whiskey band is heading back to Auburn for another acoustic, then kick-it-into-high-electric-gear concert at the Auburn Event Center, also known as the Foothil ...

Reflections of an icon: Great-great-grandson to evoke Muir’s life, work

Robert Hanna, John Muir’s great-great-grandson, is determined to keep the environmental pioneer’s legacy alive. Tonight at Auburn’s State Theater, he presents, &l ...