Dakaboom holiday musical comedy show comes to Kenwood

Dakaboom, a musical comedy duo featuring Maria Carrillo High School grads Paul Peglar and Ben McLain, will present its fourth annual holiday show at 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Dec. 27-28, at the Kenwood Depot, 314 Warm Springs Road, Kenwood. Both former students of Carillio's award-winning choral teacher, [...]

By | December 10th, 2012|0 Comments

Santa Rosans sing on NBC’s Sing Off

When the vocal quintet Sonos is introduced on the season debut of NBC’s “Sing Off,” airing at 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 19, it’ll be identified as a Los Angeles group. But two of the singers, Ben McLain, 28, and Jessica Freedman, 24, are from Santa Rosa. Sonos, formed [...]

By | September 14th, 2011|0 Comments

Local dancers in SF Fest

Dancers from Maria Carillo High School and the RISK Dance Company in Santa Rosa, and El Molino High School in Forestville, will be among the performers at the Vision Series Dance Festival in the Cowell Theatre at the Fort Mason Center in San Francisco. The festival will feature talent from [...]

By | March 3rd, 2011|0 Comments

Sonos comes home to sing

Sonos, the Los Angeles-based a capella sextet that made its onstage debut at Santa Rosa’s Maria Carillo High School more than two years ago, is coming home for a concert. The homegrown ensemble — Rachel Bearer, Ben McLain, Chris Harrison, Jessica Freedman, Paul Peglar and Katharine Anne Hoye [...]

By | November 18th, 2010|0 Comments