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Dan Taylor on the fine arts scene.

Wells Fargo Center announces family show series

China’s Golden Dragon Acrobats will open the 2013-14 Clover Stornetta Family Fun Series at Wells Fargo Center for the Arts with a performance Oct. 24. Other shows in the season include: Story Pirates, a performing troupe that uses stories submitted by children to create funny sketches and mini-musicals. 6:30 p.m. Nov. 13. “Angelina Ballerina: The Musical,” based on the hit Public Broadcasting System animated series and presented by Vital Theatre Company. 6:30 p.m. Dec. 4 “Stunt Dog Experience,” with dogs… Read More »

Zuma Zuma acrobatic troupe performs at SSU

Billed as an “African-style Cirque du Soleil,” the acrobatic troupe Zuma Zuma will perform Wednesday, Feb. 27, at Sonoma Sate University in Rohnert Park. The troupe will replace the previously scheduled act,  Step Afrika, which was unable to honor that date because of travel schedule problems, an SSU spokesman said. A 2011 season finalist on “America’s Got Talent,” Zuma Zuma has had sell-out seasons in Europe and an extended run in Australia. The show will start at 7:30 p.m. in… Read More »