Children’s Museum of Sonoma County plans June 1 festival

The Children's Museum of Sonoma County invites the public to its future home at 1835 W. Steele Lane in Santa Rosa, next to the Charles M. Schulz Museum, for its "Groundbreaking Festival" from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 1. Long in the planning and fund-raising stages, the Children's [...]

By | May 29th, 2013|0 Comments

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. [...]

By | April 30th, 2013|0 Comments

Lester Chambers plays Oct. 20 at the Mystic Theatre

At 72, Lester Chambers of the  '60s rock and soul group, the Chambers Brothers, remains a busy performer. Chambers, who has been living in Petaluma for the past two years, will perform at  8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Mystic Theatre, 23 Petaluma Blvd. N., Petaluma. The [...]

By | October 15th, 2012|0 Comments

Children’s Museum of Sonoma County gets $10,000 grant

  The Children's Museum of Sonoma County has been awarded a $10,000 grant by Wells Fargo. The gift will be used  for indoor exhibits on science, nature and the arts for the new museum. The museum is campaigning  to raise $1.8 million to finish its indoor exhibits and upgrade its [...]

By | January 25th, 2012|0 Comments

Storyteller at Sonoma Valley Museum

The Sonoma Valley Museum of Art always likes to match its special events to its current exhibits, and the museum has come up with a winning combination this time. The exhibit is “Six Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm: Original Etchings by David Hockney,” which opened June 4 [...]

By | July 14th, 2011|0 Comments

Kids perform ‘Thoroughly Modern Millie’

The Town of Windsor Parks and Recreation Department, in partnership with Windsor Performing Arts Academy, will present a production this weekend of "Thoroughly Modern Millie, Jr.," created by their fourth annual summer musical day camp. The  musical camp serves ages 12-18 from northern Sonoma County.  The students meet for five [...]

By | June 27th, 2011|0 Comments

Roustabout Theater adds ‘Sound of Music’ matinee

Roustabout Theater, the resident theater company and training troupe at Wells Fargo Center for the Arts and, opened its production of "The Sound of Music" on Nov. 19, and audience response has been strong. This is the closing weekend and tickets are scarce. "We have sold out Saturday [...]

By | December 3rd, 2010|3 Comments

ArtsSonoma Festival wraps up this weekend

This year's second annual ArtsSonoma Festival, which began Aug. 28, wraps up this weekend, with arts events popping up at various venues around Sonoma County. Jennifer Sloan, executive director of the Arts Council of Sonoma County, offers a few highlights from the remainder of the festival's very busy schedule: Today, [...]

By | September 10th, 2010|0 Comments

Santa Rosa Children’s Chorus turns 25

"The Santa Rosa Children's Chorus is 25 years old," says director Carol Menke. "We've been making beautiful music in and around Santa Rosa, the state of California, British Columbia, and abroad for 25 years and we're still going strong." The chorus will present its Spring Choral Celebration  at 4:30 p.m.  [...]

By | June 4th, 2010|0 Comments