state theater

Auburn’s State Theater singin’ in the rain after roofing project

Downtown Auburn’s historic State Theater had great timing. With a winter-like storm rolling in this week, a project to replace the roof was completed just before the rain started ...

Media Life: Picture day at the Mt. Quarries Bridge ready to roll

Placer County's Mountain Quarries Railroad Bridge welcomes back vehicles for two days. CBS 13 news anchor switching Sacramento channels. Auburn's Club Car, State Theater memories s ...

Media Life: Auburn’s Party in the Park fires up the Cajun musical spice

AUBURN CA - Auburn’s Party in the Park is still hopefully a few more rainstorms away but the fun fest has already locked in its headliner. Mr. Party in the Park Scott Holbrook h ...

New documentary focuses on homeless in Auburn, Northern California

AUBURN CA - When Ryan Frew’s plans to film his screenplay fell through after the lead actor bailed out, he turned his camera on the real thing. Instead of a fictional account o ...

Auburn loses KAHI signal after digging cuts power cable

KAHI 950 AM radio on-air personality Dave Rosenthal reacts after inspecting the hole where workers accidentally cut into a power cable Thursday, forcing the Auburn radio station te ...

Media Life: James Taylor’s virtuoso sideman on tap for Auburn gig

Auburn is getting one of the good ones June 3. Guitar player Michael Landau will be bringing not only his three-piece band to the State Theater but also a ton of studio and back-u ...

Media Life: Talk radio star brings movie, band for State Theater premiere

Fans of twangy rockers Joe Getty & The Dead Flowers will get a double-shot of the band May 14 in Auburn.The band, which includes talk radio wonder Joe Getty and Auburn’s own ...

Media Life: Hollywood’s classic “broads” to light up Auburn film fest

Building on the success of last spring’s nearly sold out Alfred Hitchcock Film Festival, the folks at the State Theater are doing an encore. Hitchcock, however, has been replace ...

Media Life: Seldom-viewed 1943 mural paints picture of Auburn’s past

The geniuses who decided to gut Auburn’s State Theater in the early 1970s and make it a twin-screen theater did at least one thing right. They kept a mural depicting Auburn near ...

Media Life: It’s been a wonderful Media Life in 2010

In the spirit of the Christmas holidays, here’s a look back at some of Media Life's highlights over the past 12 months: Reese reaches millions Pro angler Skeet Reese featured o ...