Tag: Theatre

Frankenstein at B Street Theatre

Frankenstein at B Street Theatre

| February 26, 2016 | 102 Comments

3 Things my kids learned on the way to see Frankenstein: Frankenstein is a novel written by Mary Shelley. Frankenstein is actually the name of the doctor who created the monster. Frankenstein’s monster was originally not the towering green-skinned creature they are used to seeing. Isn’t it great when an outing can be fun AND […]

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The Conductor: Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad [Review & Giveaway]

The Conductor: Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad [Review & Giveaway]

| January 23, 2014 | 706 Comments

A story of strength and inspiration What a fabulous “girls day”! My friend Kristy and I, along with our 9 and 10-year-old daughters, went to see B Street Theatre’s Family Series show, The Conductor: Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad. Dare I admit that our girls expected it to be simply educational…and maybe a little […]

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Annie Jr. Giveaway

Annie Jr. Giveaway

| February 26, 2013 | 141 Comments

Does the meer thought of little orphan Annie singing “the sun’ll come out tomorrow” bring a smile to your face? Young Actors Stage presents youth ages 6-14 in the classic story of the favorite red-headed little girl. Performances will be this Friday, March 1st – Sunday, March 3rd at the 24th Street Theatre. Seeing other […]

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Sacramento Holiday Fun Guide 2011

Sacramento Holiday Fun Guide 2011

| November 28, 2011 | 117 Comments

It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas…and Sacramento has so many ways to celebrate!  I know that with all the hustle and bustle of the holidays it is hard to find the time to search for fun events and so I’ve tried to make it super easy for you. Meet Santa, Tree Lightings, Holiday […]

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Snow White at the City Theatre

Snow White at the City Theatre

| October 15, 2010 | 274 Comments

The kids and I saw the opening day production of Snow White at the City Theatre last Saturday.  Their wacky version of the classic fairytale had us giggling and wondering what would happen next.  The Five Guys name Moe (instead of dwarfs) were our favorite.  A couple days after we saw the show, out of […]

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Free Admission at Explorit

Free Admission at Explorit

| September 20, 2010 | 0 Comments

The 3rd Tuesday of each month is Free Admission Day at the Explorit Science Center!  So tomorrow you can check out all that Explorit has to offer.  This museum features interactive exhibits, a Discovery Room, and a Wet Lab. My kids had a wonderful time there and you can see the post about our fun […]

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The Pirates of Penzance

The Pirates of Penzance

| July 7, 2010 | 3 Comments

A modern and fresh take on a popular comic opera about sentimental pirates, dewy-eyed daughters, bumbling policemen and often-ridiculous dictates of honor and duty. I saw Pirates of Penzance when I was seven-years-old and it is what started my love for musical theatre!  Civic Theatre West in Roseville (formerly Magic Circle Theatre) will begin their […]

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Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella

| May 7, 2010 | 131 Comments

If you are looking for something fun to do on Mother’s Day with your kids and your mom, here is a fun idea!  Runaway Stage Productions is currently performing Cinderella at the 24th Street Theatre.  The bonus is that if you purchase your tickets in advance, Mom gets in for FREE on Sunday! The timeless […]

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The Wizard of Oz at Magic Circle

The Wizard of Oz at Magic Circle

| February 20, 2010 | 0 Comments

Now playing at Magic Circle Theatre in Roseville is The Wizard of Oz!  Little Dorothy Gale of Kansas, like so many girls her age, dreams of what lies over the rainbow. One day a twister hits her farm and carries her away over the rainbow to another world. Join Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Tinman, the […]

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Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible…

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible…

| January 19, 2010 | 0 Comments

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day is now playing at  Magic Circle Theatre in Roseville.  Judith Viorst adapted her own award-winning children’s book into a delightful musical.  When I read the following description on the Magic Circle Theatre’s website, I knew we were in for some fun. “To be quite honest, […]

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