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The Race to Promontory

Aug 25, 2019 - Sep 29, 2019

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

In honor of the Transcontinental Railroad’s sesquicentennial, the Crocker will host the traveling exhibit The Race to Promontory: The Transcontinental Railroad and the American West. The display will feature over 100 photographs by Andrew Russell and Alfred Hart that document the construction of the coast-to-coast line, including Russell’s East and West, which captured the meeting...

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Richard Jackson

Aug 25, 2019 - Aug 25, 2019

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

Having displayed his work in galleries, including LACMA and Paris’ Musée de l’Orangerie (which holds Claude Monet’s Water Lilies), Sacramento-born, Los Angeles-based artist Richard Jackson returns to his hometown for an exhibit at the Crocker, which hosted his first-ever solo show in 1961. Known for creating vibrant, playful and provocative Abstract Expressionist works,...

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Landscape Without Boundaries

Aug 25, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019

This event occurs weekly on Sunday and Saturday.

This Manetti Shrem exhibition showcases works that celebrate the rich Northern California landscape. Featured artists include former UC Davis professors Robert Arneson and William T. Wiley, both considered fathers of the Funk Art movement, and fellow UCD faculty alumnus Wayne Thiebaud, who will present three pieces inspired by the Delta, including Reservoir and Orchard. 

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In the Heights

Aug 25, 2019 - Aug 25, 2019

This event occurs weekly on Sunday.

Before he put his hip-hop spin on American history and shot to superstardom, Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda was blending a mix of rap, salsa and Latin pop for his musical In the Heights. The show—which won four Tony Awards in 2008, including best musical, and makes its Music Circus premiere this summer—chronicles three days in the lives of a group of New Yorkers residing in the...

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Nevada City Film Festival

Aug 25, 2019 - Aug 30, 2019

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Screening nearly 100 feature films and shorts, this year’s Nevada City Film Festival will include a 50th anniversary showing of the counterculture classic Easy Rider, and a presentation of the new documentary Ai Weiwei: Yours Truly, which examines the global effect of the Beijing artist’s large-scale exhibit at Alcatraz. Times and locations vary by event

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Landscape Without Boundaries

Aug 27, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019

This event occurs weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday.

This Manetti Shrem exhibition showcases works that celebrate the rich Northern California landscape. Featured artists include former UC Davis professors Robert Arneson and William T. Wiley, both considered fathers of the Funk Art movement, and fellow UCD faculty alumnus Wayne Thiebaud, who will present three pieces inspired by the Delta, including Reservoir and Orchard. 

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Between Riverside and Crazy

Aug 28, 2019 - Sep 29, 2019

This event occurs weekly on Wednesday and Thursday.

Retired NYPD officer Walter “Pops” Washington struggles to manage the cast of characters circulating through his house—including his recently paroled son Junior and Junior’s friend Oswaldo, who is a recovering addict—in this Pulitzer Prize-winning 2014 drama from playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis (Jesus Hopped the “A” Train, Our Lady of 121st Street).

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The Race to Promontory

Aug 29, 2019 - Sep 29, 2019

This event occurs weekly on Thursday.

In honor of the Transcontinental Railroad’s sesquicentennial, the Crocker will host the traveling exhibit The Race to Promontory: The Transcontinental Railroad and the American West. The display will feature over 100 photographs by Andrew Russell and Alfred Hart that document the construction of the coast-to-coast line, including Russell’s East and West, which captured the meeting...

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Landscape Without Boundaries

Aug 29, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019

This event occurs weekly on Thursday.

This Manetti Shrem exhibition showcases works that celebrate the rich Northern California landscape. Featured artists include former UC Davis professors Robert Arneson and William T. Wiley, both considered fathers of the Funk Art movement, and fellow UCD faculty alumnus Wayne Thiebaud, who will present three pieces inspired by the Delta, including Reservoir and Orchard. 

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Thinner Than Water

Aug 29, 2019 - Sep 7, 2019

This event occurs weekly on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

When they find out that their alcoholic gambler father is hospitalized, three estranged half-siblings are reunited in this dramedy by Melissa Ross, who “shows a deft balance of generosity and toughness toward her characters, tempering the raw moments with humor,” according to The New York Times. The trio—who are navigating issues of their own, from a dead-end job to...

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