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Placer Theatre Ballet unveils new production Coppelia, for spring 2010

Placer Theatre Ballet unveils new production Coppelia, for spring 2010

Placer Theatre Ballet unveils their version of a classical ballet, Coppelia, on April 30 and May 1 at Placer High School. Shea Wing, Placer Theatre Ballet board president will direct as artistic director for Coppelia.

“Ballet’s light-hearted, romantic comedy…A story of mistaken identity and a beautiful mechanical doll, Coppélia leaves young and old alike bemused by the antics of two confused sweethearts, Swanhilda and Franz.”

Dancers from across the region include representatives from: Roseville, Rocklin, Lincoln, Auburn, Loomis, Antelope, Folsom, Grass Valley and Colfax.

WHERE:   Placer High School Theatre, 275 Orange Street (Corner of High & Agard) Auburn
WHEN:      April 30 and May 1, 2011
                Saturday shows at 1:00 p.m.

Leadership Auburn Class of 2011 hosting the Largest Live Game of Clue!

Leadership Auburn Class of 2011 hosting the Largest Live Game of Clue!

We are going to not only have a dinner and auction, but we are planning to play The Largest Live Game of ClueTM. All funds raised will go to scholarships for Leadership Auburn future classes.

Tickets are available through any Leadership Auburn Class Member or the Chamber Office, 601 Lincoln Way, Downtown Auburn, 885-5616 ext 223, info@auburnchamber.net

Congressman Tom McClintock Announces 2011 Congressional Art Competition

Congressman Tom McClintock Announces 2011 Congressional Art Competition

All high school students in the Fourth Congressional District are invited to participate in the Congressional Art Competition, An Artistic Discovery, a nationwide high-school art competition sponsored by the members of the U.S. House of Representatives.  The contest is open to all high-school students within the Fourth Congressional District.

First-place entries from each Congressional district will be displayed for one year in the Cannon Tunnel, leading to the U.S.

Author T.W. Richards book signing event

Author T.W. Richards book signing event

WHEN: Saturday, March 5 at 1:00 p.m.
WHERE: Borders, 2765 E. Bidwell St., Folsom
WHAT: Richards, a resident of Auburn, will be available to sign copies of her novel, Children of the Son.

He couldn't remember that kind of love. He had feelings for her, but he figured it was part of her being assigned to him, a way to make sure he did his best. The country is nearly empty—completely demolished by the horrors the apocalypse has wrought.

"A Midsummer Night's Dream: Fairies & Fools!"

"A Midsummer Night's Dream: Fairies & Fools!"

Fairytale Town  is proud to present SHAKESPERIMENT 2011, a new extension of their popular and successful Fairytale Town Troupers program. The first production will be a brand new one act adaptation of William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream: Fairies & Fools!",  featuring young actors ages 12 to 21. 

This innovative and original production focuses on the disharmony between the King and Queen of Fairyland and a group of bumbling actors who unwittingly cross their paths. It's a fun and family friendly romp filled with music, magic, mirth and mayhem.

When: Saturdays & Sundays, Feb. 19, 20, 26, 27
Time: 12:00p.m.