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Dan Taylor on the fine arts scene.

Theater company makes its home at Jack London State Park

Transcendence Theatre Company, which premiered its “Broadway Under the Stars” outdoor concert series at Jack London State Historic Park in Glen Ellen last year, is planning to stay. The company has signed an agreement agreement with the nonprofit Valley of the Moon Natural History Association to remain in the park through 2019. The park is managed by Jack London Park Partners as a project of the association. “We’re ecstatic,” said Stephan Stubbins, executive director of the Transcendence Theatre Company. “To… Read More »

Guided horseback tours return to Jack London State Park

After two years, the Triple Creek Horse Outfit is returning to Jack London Historic State Park in Glen Ellen to offer horseback riding to the public. Erin Ellis and Dominic Bettinelli, founders and owners of the Triple Creek Horse Outfit, moved their operation to Kunde Estate Family Winery when the state budget crisis threatened to close state parks. Now the 10-year-old company is back at Jack London Historic State Park, offering guided horseback tours through the more than 20 miles… Read More »