Archive of: Profiles

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Homecoming Queen

Homecoming Queen

December-January 2018
The Music of Prince

The Music of Prince

Go grab your raspberry beret: To kick off its 2017-18 pops series, the Sacramento Philharmonic will salute Prince with an orchestral concert on Nov. 25 riffing on the greatest hits of the prolific pop icon, who died last year at 57.

October-November 2017
Mirror Image

Mirror Image

October-November 2017
The Place Maker

The Place Maker

If you felt the pulse of the city quickening the last time you spent an evening out dining, shopping or gallery hopping in midtown, Oak Park or the R Street Corridor, Ron Vrilakas likely had a hand in that.

April-May 2017
Spring Reawakening

Spring Reawakening

The Sacramento Philharmonic & Opera’s upcoming rendition of La Traviata marks the return of opera to the Sacramento stage after a three-year absence. But this time you can forget about fancy sets and fusty wigs. In keeping with the national trend, this will be a stripped-down, modern production that depends on vocal and orchestral work to quicken audiences’ pulses.

April-May 2017
The Man Who Fell for Earth

The Man Who Fell for Earth

The New Yorker has called him “one of the most important political writers working in America today.” Time magazine has called him a hero of the environment. But it’s being a science fiction author that has landed Kim Stanley Robinson on the global literary map and The New York Times bestseller list.

February-March 2017
The Land That Time Forgot

The Land That Time Forgot

February-March 2017
Culture Club

Culture Club

February-March 2017
The Art of Architecture

The Art of Architecture

December-January 2017
Coloring Outside the Lines

Coloring Outside the Lines

October-November 2016
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