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    The Hound of the Baskervilles

    Presented by Sacramento Theatre Company at Sacramento Theatre Company, Sacramento

    April 20 - May 15, 2016

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    Legend has it that the Baskerville family has been cursed since Hugo Baskerville offered his soul to the devil and was killed by a spectral hound. The recently-deceased Sir Charles Baskerville believed in the curse and was apparently running from some foe when he died. Intrigued, the crime-solving duo Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson investigate. Expect laughs and suspense as these two old friends return to ...more



    The Broadway Gala

    Presented by California Musical Theatre at Memorial Auditorium, Sacramento

    May 7, 2016

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    The Broadway Gala celebrates the tradition of Broadway musical theatre that has thrilled audiences worldwide for nearly 100 years and in Sacramento for over 65 years at Music Circus and Broadway...more

    Golliwhoppers

    Presented by Chautauqua Playhouse at Chautauqua Playhouse, Carmichael

    April 23 - May 7, 2016

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    What’s a Golliwhopper? Well, it’s not really a lie, but it’s not really the truth.

    Return to the past for four American tall tales told in music, dance, drama, and even...more

    Spamalot

    Presented by Sutter Street Theatre at Sutter Street Theatre, Folsom

    April 2 - May 8, 2016

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    Lovingly ripped off from the classic film comedy Monty Python and the Holy GrailSpamalot retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round...more

    Ill Matrimonio Segreto (The Secret Marriage)

    Presented by Sacramento State (CSUS) at Sacramento State (CSUS) - University Theatre, Sacramento

    May 5 - May 8, 2016

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    Sacramento State’s Opera Theatre presents an operatic comedy in Ill Matrimonio Segreto (The Secret Marriage) by Domenico Cimarosa. Count Robinson is smitten with Carolina, who...more

    Hansel and Gretel

    Presented by Fairytale Town at Fairytale Town, Sacramento

    May 7 - May 8, 2016

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    Puppet Art Theater Company presents the classic tale Hansel and Gretel in the Children’s Theater. In this version, Gretel overhears her stepmother convince her father to lead...more

    Peter Pan and Wendy

    Presented by Red Bench Entertainment at Guild Theater, Sacramento

    May 5 - May 8, 2016

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    When the carefree and careless Peter Pan flies into the nursery of the Darling home, Wendy follows her instincts for maternity and adventure, bringing her little brothers along to the magical...more

    Hello, Dolly

    Presented by El Dorado Musical Theatre at Harris Center for the Arts, Folsom

    April 29 - May 15, 2016

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    Hello, Dolly is an ebullient and irresistible story of the joy of living. It glitters with happy songs, shines with loving scenes, and showcases the personality of one of the most...more

    Dead Man's Cell Phone

    Presented by Chautauqua Playhouse at Chautauqua Playhouse, Carmichael

    April 15 - May 15, 2016

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    The Chautauqua Playhouse presents Dead Man's Cell Phone by Sarah Ruhl. This new play revolves around Jean discovering the cell phone of a dead man. By continuing to answer its...more

    Rapunzel of the Bayou

    Presented by Roseville Theatre Arts Academy (RTAA) at Roseville Theatre, Roseville

    May 7 - May 21, 2016

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    Rapunzel (of the Bayou) is the true tale of Rapunzel as you have never heard it before. Meet her family, see her skills as a crawfish tracker, and have a good 'ol time singing to the...more

    The Dresser by Ronald Harwood

    Presented by Resurrection Theatre at California Stage Theatre, Sacramento

    April 29 - May 21, 2016

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    Based on the author's own experiences as a dresser to Sir Donald Wolfit, this bracing, this heartbreaking drama is an elegy to a bygone era. Backstage at a theatre in the English provinces during...more

    Disney's Tarzan

    Presented by CYT Sacramento

    May 13 - May 21, 2016

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    Based on Disney's epic animated musical adventure and Edgar Rice Burrough's Tarzan of the Apes, Tarzan features heart-pumping music by rock legend Phil Collins and a book by Tony...more

    The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

    Presented by Sacramento Theatre Company at Sacramento Theatre Company, Sacramento

    May 11 - May 22, 2016

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    The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is performed by students of Sacramento Theatre Company’s (STC) School of the Arts enrolled in the Ensemble Musical Workshop. The Ensemble program...more

    Intergalactic Expo

    at West Sacramento Community Center, West Sacramento

    May 22, 2016

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    This out-of-this-world event, run by local science fiction fans, is a community fundraiser and special celebration of local fandoms and fan communities! In 2016, this expo will be celebrating Star...more

    The Odd Couple

    Presented by Theater One

    May 6 - May 22, 2016

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    This classic Neil Simon comedy is directed by Jill McMahon and reatures Philip Pittman as Oscar and Todd Duda as Felix. Stephen Watson, Ken Watkins, Marcus Daniel, David Paul, Irene Velasquez, and...more

    Winnie the Pooh

    Presented by Runaway Stage Productions at West Sacramento Black Box Theater, West Sacramento

    April 30 - May 28, 2016

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    Come and experience the classic tale of Winnie the Pooh and all of his friends.


    Great Train Robbery (May)

    Presented by Sacramento RiverTrain at Sacramento RiverTrain - West Sacramento, West Sacramento

    May 7 - May 28, 2016

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    Take a ride on the wild side and live out your own Western showdown.

    Each ticket includes a three and a half hour train ride, a Western show, and a barbecue buffet lunch. Both kids and...more

    Motown the Musical

    Presented by Broadway Sacramento at Community Center Theater, Sacramento

    May 18 - May 29, 2016

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    It began as one man’s story, became everyone’s music, and is now Broadway’s musical. Motown the Musical is the true American dream story of Motown founder...more

    Avenue Q

    Presented by Runaway Stage Productions at West Sacramento Black Box Theater, West Sacramento

    April 22 - May 29, 2016

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    Avenue Q, back by popular demand, will be returning to the intimate stage at the West Sacramento Community Center Black Box Theatre. This Tony and Drama Desk award-winning musical is the...more

    Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play

    Presented by UC Davis Department of Theatre and Dance at UC Davis Main Theatre - Wright Hall, Davis

    May 19 - May 29, 2016

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    Imagine that in the wake of a post-apocalyptic event, a group of survivors gathers together and recalls the classic "Cape Feare” episode from television’s The Simpsons. From their...more

    Scapino

    Presented by Acme Theatre Company at Davis Arts Center, Davis

    May 27 - May 30, 2016

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    Adapted from Molière, Scapino is a broad comedy performed in the slapstick, improvisational style of commedia dell'arte. The servant Scapino, an expert in trickery and lies, is...more

    Disgraced

    Presented by Capital Stage Company at Capital Stage, Sacramento

    May 4 - June 5, 2016

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    Ayad Akhtar’s Pulitzer Prize winning play centers around a dinner party between four people with very different backgrounds. As discussion turns to politics and religion, the mood quickly...more

    Tree

    Presented by Celebration Arts Theatre at Celebration Arts Theatre, Sacramento

    May 12 - June 5, 2016

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    Winner of the Pen Award for Drama and Backstage Garland Award, Julie Hebert's Tree is the story of three generations divided by race, culture, and time. Tree poses questions...more

    Mud Blue Sky

    Presented by B Street Theatre - Mainstage at B Street Theatre, Sacramento

    April 23 - June 6, 2016

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    Air travel was once considered glamorous. But when three seasoned flight attendants are reunited at a motel near O’Hare Airport, the grungy accommodations and looming morning flight make them...more

    Not Medea

    Presented by B Street Theatre - B3 Series at B Street Theatre, Sacramento

    May 11 - June 11, 2016

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    This heartbreakingly beautiful new work by the award-winning playwright of Forcing Hyacinths straddles the worlds of myth, magic, and the deeply powerful story of one woman.


    The Pink Panther Strikes Again

    Presented by Sutter Street Theatre at Sutter Street Theatre, Folsom

    May 14 - June 12, 2016

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    The world’s most unusual criminologist, Chief Inspector Jacques Clouseau, a role originally created by Peter Sellers, fights for his life and for the future of all mankind in the most bizarre...more

    Legally Blonde

    Presented by Music Circus at Wells Fargo Pavilion, Sacramento

    June 14 - June 19, 2016

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    The hilarious Reese Witherspoon film is now the smash-hit musical comedy that turned Broadway and MTV hot pink. Sorority star Elle Woods is an underestimated blonde who doesn’t take “no” for...more

    13: The Musical

    Presented by Sutter Street Theatre at Sutter Street Theatre, Folsom

    May 21 - June 19, 2016

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    One of the most frequently produced new musicals of the last decade, 13 is a rollicking musical comedy featuring a cast exclusively made up of teenagers – thirteen 13-year-olds,...more

    Project1Voice: The Colored Museum

    Presented by Crocker Art Museum at Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento

    June 19, 2016

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    The Crocker is teaming up with Celebration Arts and Images Theater Company to participate in Project1VOICE/1Play/1Day, an international, same-day, staged reading series that revives neglected,...more

    Caterpillar Puppets

    Presented by Sacramento Public Library at Franklin Community Library, Elk Grove

    June 24, 2016

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    Joe Leon's Caterpillar Puppets offers Ready, Set, Go! (En sus Marcas, Listos, Fuera!) a new bilingual variety show. This literary puppet show is full of songs, finger plays, and stories...more

    Hello, Dolly

    Presented by Music Circus at Wells Fargo Pavilion, Sacramento

    June 28 - July 3, 2016

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    This ebullient and irresistible musical theatre classic glitters with happy songs, high-energy choreography, and elaborate costumes. The indomitable matchmaker Dolly Levi rediscovers her love...more

    All Shook Up

    Presented by Runaway Stage Productions at 24th Street Theatre, Sacramento

    June 10 - July 3, 2016

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    All Shook Up is a new musical comedy built around a number of songs made famous by Elvis Presley; however, it's not a biographical revue. Originally produced by RSP in 2007,...more

    A Bright New Boise

    Presented by Big Idea Theatre at Big Idea Theatre, Sacramento

    June 18 - July 17, 2016

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    After escaping his rural hometown, Will, a new recruit at an Idaho outlet of the Hobby Lobby craft store chain, seeks answers and connection to a life he gave away years ago -- or the Rapture --...more

    Seussical

    Presented by Music Circus at Wells Fargo Pavilion, Sacramento

    July 12 - July 17, 2016

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    Explore the witty, wild, and whimsical world of Dr. Seuss as you’ve never seen it before. Travel back to your childhood to the land of the Whos and the Jungle of Nool, and rediscover the...more

    The Totalitarians

    Presented by Capital Stage Company at Capital Stage, Sacramento

    June 22 - July 24, 2016

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    Channeling the subversive spirit of The Colbert Report, The Totalitarians is a viciously funny vivisection of the farcical frenzy that is American politics. When dopey Nebraska candidate...more

    Cabaret

    Presented by Music Circus at Wells Fargo Pavilion, Sacramento

    July 26 - July 31, 2016

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    Welcome to Berlin’s infamous Kit Kat Klub, where the emcee, Sally Bowles, and a raucous ensemble take the stage nightly to tantalize the crowd into leaving their troubles outside. But as life in...more

    Folsom Old Tyme Radio Show (May-Aug)

    Presented by Sutter Street Theatre at Sutter Street Theatre, Folsom

    May 14 - August 13, 2016

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    Folsom Old Tyme Radio Show includes original scripts from shows such as Our Miss Brooks, The Bickersons, Richard Diamond and many more. There will also be vocal...more

    Nice Work If You Can Get It

    Presented by Music Circus at Wells Fargo Pavilion, Sacramento

    August 9 - August 14, 2016

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    A smash hit on Broadway in 2012, the song-and-dance spectacular features the music of George and Ira Gershwin in a sparkling, spirited, high-stepping musical comedy. To a songbook of the greatest...more

    Chicago the Musical

    Presented by Harris Center for the Arts at Harris Center for the Arts, Folsom

    August 18 - August 21, 2016

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    This sensational tale of sin, corruption, and all-that-jazz has everything that makes Broadway great: knockout dancing, a ripped-from-the-headlines story about fame and scandal and one...more

    The Hunchback of Notre Dame

    Presented by Music Circus at Wells Fargo Pavilion, Sacramento

    August 23 - August 28, 2016

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    This brand new musical is the only stage collaboration from two masters of American musical theatre, Alan Menken (Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast) and...more

    Antony and Cleopatra

    Presented by Big Idea Theatre at Big Idea Theatre, Sacramento

    August 5 - September 3, 2016

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    Following the action of Julius Caesar, Mark Antony, now one of the triumvirs of the Roman Republic, neglects his duty to rule the eastern provinces so that he may indulge his insatiable desire for...more

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