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Art of the Airport Tower

May 24, 2018 - Jul 6, 2018

This event occurs weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

This traveling exhibit, which debuted at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in November 2015, will stop at the Aerospace Museum of California this spring. Smithsonian photographer Carolyn Russo traveled the world, from Edwards Air Force Base in Southern California to Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Malaysia, to capture the structural majesty of the oft-overlooked airport tower....

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Marjorie Prime

May 24, 2018 - Jun 3, 2018

This event occurs weekly on Wednesday and Thursday.

Capital Stage will present this drama by writer Jordan Harrison (Orange Is the New Black), directed by the troupe’s co-founder Stephanie Gularte. Described by The New York Times as “elegant, thoughtful and quietly unsettling,” Marjorie Prime is set in the near future and follows the tale of a 85-year-old widow who is suffering from dementia and is given a holographic version...

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Depeche Mode

May 24, 2018

Get ready to have a black celebration, Sacramento. The British synth-rock band, which comprises frontman Dave Gahan, guitarist-keyboardist-singer Martin Gore (who is the group's main songwriter) and keyboardist Andy Fletcher, will stop in Sacramento for the first time in 20 years as part of a world tour in support of its 14th studio album Spirit, which was released last March. Deemed to be...

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San Francisco Symphony

May 24, 2018

The San Francisco Symphony will visit the Mondavi Center, with maestro David Robertson (the chief conductor of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra) at the helm, and Kirill Gerstein—the youngest student ever to attend Berklee College of Music at the age of 14—on piano. The program will include contemporary Australian composer Brett Dean’s Engelsflügel (or “Wings of...

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The Newest Americans

May 24, 2018 - Jul 8, 2018

This event occurs weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

The California Museum debuts this photography exhibit featuring 28 arresting portraits of new U.S. citizens shot during two naturalization ceremonies that took place in L.A. in 2017. The pictures—shot by documentary photographer Sam Comen, whose work has appeared in Rolling Stone, The New York Times and Wall Street Journal—reveal the pride and emotions of the immigrant Americans,...

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Becoming a Woman in the Age of Enlightenment: French Art from the Horvitz Collection

May 24, 2018 - Aug 19, 2018

This event occurs weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Curated by William Breazeale, this show explores what it was like to be a woman in 18th-century France through more than 120 paintings, sketches and sculptures created by over 90 rococo and baroque artists. The women’s life and times will be revealed in pieces like The Road to Fortune, a gouache on cream-laid paper by Pierre-Antoine Baudouin; Seated Lady in a Garden, an oil on canvas by...

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Concerts in the Park

May 25, 2018 - Jul 27, 2018

This event occurs weekly on Friday.

Rock out with and under the stars during this annual free concert series that takes over Cesar Chavez Plaza Friday nights from May through July. This year’s lineup includes the bluegrass quintet Dead Winter Carpenters (June 1), the reggae-rock outfit Element of Soul (June 15), Sacramento-based rock band Dance Gavin Dance (June 22), local hip-hop group Hobo Johnson & The Lovemakers...

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Sacramento Ballet

May 25, 2018 - May 27, 2018

This event occurs weekly on Friday and Saturday.

The Sacramento Ballet will heat up the stage with its program Modern Masters: Red Hot, featuring three evocative contemporary pieces. The passionate, tango-themed Blood Rush by Chinese choreographer Ma Cong will begin the evening, followed by co-artistic director Ron Cunningham’s Bolero, which is choreographed to French composer Maurice Ravel’s orchestral piece of the same name and...

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Marjorie Prime

May 25, 2018 - Jun 3, 2018

This event occurs weekly on Friday and Saturday.

Capital Stage will present this drama by writer Jordan Harrison (Orange Is the New Black), directed by the troupe’s co-founder Stephanie Gularte. Described by The New York Times as “elegant, thoughtful and quietly unsettling,” Marjorie Prime is set in the near future and follows the tale of a 85-year-old widow who is suffering from dementia and is given a holographic version...

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Sacramento Ballet

May 26, 2018 - May 27, 2018

This event occurs weekly on Sunday and Saturday.

The Sacramento Ballet will heat up the stage with its program Modern Masters: Red Hot, featuring three evocative contemporary pieces. The passionate, tango-themed Blood Rush by Chinese choreographer Ma Cong will begin the evening, followed by co-artistic director Ron Cunningham’s Bolero, which is choreographed to French composer Maurice Ravel’s orchestral piece of the same name and...

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