Jan 14, 2020
At 78 years old, Paul Simon’s longtime other half has a voice that is “still breathtaking,” according to The Guardian. This Harris Center show is expected to include solo-career singles like “Bright Eyes” and “Perfect Moment,” as well as Simon & Garfunkel hits like “Bridge Over Troubled Water” and “Scarborough Fair.”
Jan 15, 2020 - Jan 26, 2020
This event occurs weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
This six-time Tony Award winner tells the story of socially anxious high school senior Evan Hansen, who finds himself caught in an escalating miasma of lies and misunderstandings when a classmate woefully misrepresents one of his journal entries. Featuring songs by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (La La Land, The Greatest Showman), this coming-of-age musical was cited as "one of the most...
Jan 23, 2020
Long before Disney’s 1959 film reintroduced the story of Sleeping Beauty to the world, the classic ballet by Marius Petipa and Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky was the rather dark and stormy fairy tale’s definitive retelling. This Russian National Ballet rendition of the dance will feature sets dressed to reflect 1890s St. Petersburg. The performances will run at 2 & 7:30...
Jan 24, 2020
Hot patootie, bless his soul. Best known for his film debut in The Rocky Horror Picture Show and his Bat Out of Hell album trilogy, the singer brings his greatest hits tour to Sacramento, which includes classics like “Paradise by the Dashboard Light” and “I’d Do Anything for Love (But I Won’t Do That).”
Jan 24, 2020 - Feb 16, 2020
This event occurs weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
When the land he’s renting goes up for auction, farmer Bull McCabe uses threats and blackmail in a desperate attempt to own the 4 acres he cherishes, which ultimately leads to a tragic ending. Chosen by the new Black Point Theatre as its inaugural production, this popular 1965 play by John B. Keane (whose 1990 film version earned Richard Harris an Oscar nod) paints a portrait of rural...
Jan 25, 2020
London’s Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will perform at the Mondavi Center with Grammy-winning Israeli conductor Pinchas Zukerman at the podium. The maestro—whose command of the baton exudes “savagely elegant power,” according to The New York Times—will guide the group through Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1, Mendelssohn’s overture The Hebrides and...
Jan 29, 2020
Having made a name for herself as an approachable guide to the “four basic keys” of cooking and eating, thanks to her debut Netflix series Salt Fat Acid Heat—an adaptation of her New York Times best-selling book of the same name—James Beard Award-winning chef Samin Nosrat will spin tales from her global culinary travels while also sharing practical kitchen tips.
Feb 29, 2020
L.A.-based jazz singer Aubrey Logan is known for breaking out one-handed cartwheels and her trusty trombone while singing her hip-hop and pop covers, like a scat-riddled rendition of MC Hammer’s “U Can’t Touch This.” The American Idol alum, who has lent her vocals to the popular musical collective Postmodern Jukebox, will bring her four-octave range to The Sofia in...