State Theatre

Black and White event done deal

(Recently) the Downtown Business Association held its board/general meeting at the Monkey Cat Restaurant. Present were eight DBA board members and three DBA members. Bruce Cosgrove ...

Video builds awareness of homeless

Ryan Frew’s video, “Life Is Mandatory,” was shown at the State Theatre last Saturday. It was a great success. Two showings were scheduled but a third one had to be added beca ...

Carothers, Henry, Seskin bring music, stories to State?Theatre

The upcoming On Stage at the State Theatre presentation will be in a different, more laid back format than your typical concert. Singing/songwriting trio Craig Carothers, Don Henry ...

Find the meaning of Christmas at the State

It has been 167 years since Charles Dickens published “A Christmas Carol,” and the beloved holiday tale has seen hundreds of adaptations, from stage plays, musicals, op ...

'Sierra Madre' shows at State Theater

Cinema at the State Theatre presents Academy Award-winning:“Treasure of the Sierra Madre,” starring Humphrey Bogart, at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20. T ...

Movie buffs appreciate help

We at the State Theatre want to thank you for your participation in “The Reel Classy Broads” festival (Journal, April 7). What a wonderful article and picture. The space you al ...

Classic leading ladies take over State

Some of Hollywood’s leading ladies are taking over the State Theatre this weekend. The Auburn Placer Performing Arts Center’s annual film festival kicks off today and runs thro ...

Film screening event to be held Saturday

See “Honor in the Valley of Tears,” shown at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday at the State Theatre, 985 Lincoln Way, Auburn. Three men from the A Company who were in battle, along wi ...

Save LED billboard for Las Vegas

The Auburn City Council wants to do what — erect a $60,000 LED billboard, with its garish blues, oranges, yellows and greens flashing on and off with those annoying CNN-type scro ...

Teen troupe has fun with Shakespeare

Consider the State Theatre Auburn’s own Globe Theatre for the next couple weekends. The Take Note Troupe presents the comedy and tragedy of high school life in its production of ...

Get into groove of 2011 with January fun

If getting out and having fun is one of your 2011 resolutions, consider checking out any and all of these Auburn-area calendar highlights. Placer Nature Center The Placer Nature ...

City historian duties declared

A new set of duties for the Auburn City Historian and another year of the Streetscape History and Art Advisory Committee were approved Monday night. Auburn City Council members vot ...

Overgrown lot needs weeding

While the city was preparing for the Amgen Tour, focus being on the Streetscape, did anyone notice the overgrown, eyesore field to the right of the State Theatre? While walking my ...

Street party in works

Auburnites will soon be able to attend a free party for a great cause. The party, which is tentatively set for Sept. 18, would be a themed extravaganza to help raise funds for the ...

Hitchcock film festival a gas

What a kick I had this past weekend at the State Theatre’s Alfred Hitchcock Film Festival. I saw wonderful movies, sat among enthusiastic people and realized that this event was ...