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Sweat

Oct 19, 2018 - Nov 18, 2018

This event occurs weekly on Friday and Saturday.

Capital Stage’s artistic director Michael Stevenson directs Lynn Nottage’s 2017 Pulitzer Prize-winning play, which debuted at last year’s Oregon Shakespeare Festival and which The New York Times calls “extraordinarily moving.” Nottage drew on interviews with residents of Read-ing, Pennsylvania—one of the poorest cities in the country—to flesh out the...

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Armenian Food Festival

Oct 20, 2018

Come hungry to this 71st annual cultural fête, which will offer a smorgasbord of signature dishes from Armenia. Feast upon lamb shish kebabs, grape leaves stuffed with rice, börek (a layered cheese pie made with phyllo dough) and lahmajoun, a thin pizza topped with finely minced meat, onions, tomatoes, parsley, garlic and a squeeze of lemon. For dessert, try the kurabia, a rich,...

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Sweat

Oct 20, 2018 - Nov 18, 2018

This event occurs weekly on Sunday and Saturday.

Capital Stage’s artistic director Michael Stevenson directs Lynn Nottage’s 2017 Pulitzer Prize-winning play, which debuted at last year’s Oregon Shakespeare Festival and which The New York Times calls “extraordinarily moving.” Nottage drew on interviews with residents of Read-ing, Pennsylvania—one of the poorest cities in the country—to flesh out the...

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Whole Lotta Brews

Oct 20, 2018

Folsom will host this aptly named beer fest, pouring suds from nearly 60 breweries, including regional favorites like Nevada City’s Ol’ Re- public, Carmichael’s River City and Sacramento’s Big Sexy, and out-of-towners like Healdsburg’s Bear Republic and Humboldt County’s Eel River. When you’ve got your fill of beer, head to the tasting tents with boozy...

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Company Wang Ramirez

Oct 23, 2018

This French troupe was founded by danc-er-choreographers Sébastien Ramirez and Honji Wang, and will bring its piece Borderline to town this fall. The 2013 work features five dancers and aerial rigging, which allows them to defy gravity at key moments—as in one segment where Wang lies horizontal to the ground and appears to walk up the side of Ramirez’s body. Throughout the...

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Borns

Oct 23, 2018

Fresh off the release of his sophomore album Blue Madonna and appearances at music festivals like Coachella and Lollapalooza, indie-pop artist Borns will stop in Sacramento on his North American tour. The singer-songwriter, who counts David Bowie as one of his main influences, will per-form songs from both of his LPs, including “10,000 Emerald Pools,” “Faded Heart,”...

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Siro-A

Oct 25, 2018

This Japanese performance group—which reached the semifinals of America’s Got Talent in 2015—uses mime, dance and visual effects set to a thumping techno soundtrack to create routines that have earned Siro-A comparisons to the Blue Man Group. Each member of the troupe performs with his or her face painted white—“siro” translates to “white” in...

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Cirque Mechanics

Oct 28, 2018

Called a “nifty, high-spirited circus” by The New York Times, this Vegas-based company was founded in 2004 by Cirque du Soleil vet and BMX freestyle rider Chris Lashua, and combines acrobatics and machinery to craft thrilling shows. The troupe will bring its newest production, 42FT, to Davis. Titled after the diameter of a traditional circus ring, the show features acts like...

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On Your Feet

Oct 30, 2018 - Nov 4, 2018

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

Gloria Estefan’s rise to super-stardom gets the jukebox-musical treatment in On Your Feet, which debuted on Broadway in 2015 and stops in Sacramento as part of its first national tour. The story follows Gloria and her husband Emilio, who formed the Miami Sound Machine together in the 1970s and broke out in the ’80s with the hit “Conga.” The musical features 26 of...

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On Your Feet

Nov 1, 2018 - Nov 4, 2018

This event occurs weekly on Sunday, Thursday and Saturday.

Gloria Estefan’s rise to super-stardom gets the jukebox-musical treatment in On Your Feet, which debuted on Broadway in 2015 and stops in Sacramento as part of its first national tour. The story follows Gloria and her husband Emilio, who formed the Miami Sound Machine together in the 1970s and broke out in the ’80s with the hit “Conga.” The musical features 26 of...

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