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Into The Woods

Into The Woods

Axiom Repertory Theatre continues its inaugural 2016 season with the “beautiful but slightly tilted fairytale” Into the Woods on October 13th-15th, 20th-22rd & 27th-29th at 7:29 p.m. Matinees are October 16th, 23rd and 30th at 2 p.m. The venue is Redding School of the Arts Amphitheatre, 955 Inspiration Way, Redding CA. “Whatever happened to happily ever after?”…

Art in the Park 2016

Art in the Park 2016

North Valley Art League’s Art in the Park is happening on Sunday, September 25, 2016 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Caldwell Park, just south of Carter House Gallery. There will over 60 artisans, food booths, music and fun activities. Music by California Old Time Fiddlers. Laser Recon/laser tag. Vintage cars and…

O Street Gallery Art Show

O Street Gallery Art Show

O Street Gallery, upstairs at 1261 Oregon Street, Redding CA, has a new art show with a bunch of interesting local painters and photographers: Chuck Prudhomme, Celeste White, Michael Eichwald, Susan Greaves, Joan Pechanec, Karlo Henry, Brooke Bartimiolli, Donna Dowling, Barbara Enochian, Philip Bracken, Rosa Moore, Diane Gilstrap, Sarah Kashuba,…

Art in the City Autumn 2016 Exhibit

Art in the City Autumn 2016 Exhibit

Redding’s 2016 Art in the City Autumn Exhibit will be displayed in City Hall, 777 Cypress Avenue, Redding CA and the Redding Library, 1100 Parkview Avenue, September 7, 2016 through January 6, 2016 during normal business hours. The artwork featured at City Hall will include pieces by Linda McGinnis, Janice…

Elephant In the Room

Elephant In the Room

Homelessness and mental illness in Redding CA is an “elephant in the room.” Political “actions” by the City and Shasta County seem to “just kick the can down the road.” Public opinions continue to be polarized, with many having views villainizing/criminalizing such people living in our town as primarily a…

Rumba To Ravel

Rumba To Ravel

    North State Symphony is presenting their September Symphony: Rumba To Ravel Sunday, September 25,2016 at 2 p.m. at the Cascade Theatre, Redding, CA. Scott Seaton is the Conductor with guest artists: North Valley Chamber Chorale (David Scholz, Director); Shasta College Choirs (Elizabeth Waterbury, Director); and Olga Kopylova, Piano. The program will include: Gershwin:…

Kubecca

This demo video will introduce you to Kubecca, who will perform at the Cascade Theatre in Redding CA on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. The concert is sponsored by the Shasta Community Concert Association, also know as Shasta Live. Rarely, if ever, can you experience such an amalgam of musical expression as is the musical […]

Madama Butterfly

Madama Butterfly

North State Bel Canto Singers is presenting a special evening of Giacomo Puccini’s Madama Butterfly on Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 5 p.m. at All Saints Episcopal Church, 2150 Benton Drive, Redding CA. The fundraiser recital will feature musicians from the North State Symphony and special guest Maestro Scott Seaton.…

Stadler Trio & SonaDuo

Stadler Trio & SonaDuo

Performing Arts Society of Redding presents The Stadler Trio and SonaDuo in a concert on Friday, September 9, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at Pilgrim Congregational Church 2850 Foothill Blvd., Redding, CA. The program will be mostly late 20th Century chamber music for piano, cello and clarinet and will include: Fantasy…

String Romance Chamber Concert

String Romance Chamber Concert

North State Symphony will present its October Chamber Concert: String Romance on Saturday, October 22, 2016, at 7:30 p.m. at  First United Methodist Church, Redding, CA Scott Seaton will be conducting and Terrie Baune, violinist will be the guest artist. The program will feature Tchaikovsky’s Serenade for Strings. Additional works to be announced later. General seating…

National Painting Show 2016

National Painting Show 2016

North Valley Art League is presenting the 32nd Annual Juried National Painting Show 2016 from August 30, 2016 – October 1, 2016 at Carter House Gallery, 48 Quartz Hill Road, Redding CA. An awards reception will be held Saturday, September 2, 2016 from 6-8 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. The…

George Winston at David Marr Theater

George Winston at David Marr Theater

Dignity Health and Trilogy Architecture are presenting George Winston Live on Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 7 p.m. at the David Marr Theater, 2200 Eureka Way, Redding CA. Tickets are $45 for premium seating; and $30 – general seating. Click here to purchase online. Take $25 off purchase of 4 or more tickets…

Trinity Alps Chamber Music Concert

Trinity Alps Chamber Music Concert

Trinity Alps Chamber Music will perform East Meets West (music of Prokofiev, Shostakovich, Dvorak, and Alisa Rose) on Saturday, August 27, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. at Pilgrim Congregational Church, 2850 Foothill Blvd., Redding, CA. This final 2016 Festival concert in Redding will feature the RossoRose violin/piano duo, Amy Zanrosso and Alisa Rose,…

Juan Felipe Herrera at Shasta College

Juan Felipe Herrera at Shasta College

Shasta College Foundation/The McConnell Foundation Speaker Series “Other Voices” will be presenting Juan Felipe Herrera, Poet Laureate for the United States for 2015-2016, and California’s Poet Laureate in 2012, on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at noon in the Shasta College Theatre. Juan Felipe Herrera is the son of migrant farm workers, educated at UCLA…

World Photo Day

World Photo Day

August 19th is World Photo Day, a project that was started in 2010, in commemoration of August 19, 1839 when the patent for the daguerreotype (the first practical photographic process) was purchased and released by the French government. It is a global community gallery inviting photographers around the world to capture and share their view…

Romantic Getaway​ Faculty Concert

Romantic Getaway​ Faculty Concert

The Pacific Crest Chamber Players will be performing a chamber music faculty concert Romantic Getaway on Saturday, August 20, 2016 at 7 p.m. at Pilgrim Congregational Church, 2850 Foothill Blvd, Redding, CA. This concert will feature two powerful works from the Romantic Era: Felix Mendelssohn’s String Quartet No. 6 in f minor is a work of…

Symphony on the Beach

Symphony on the Beach

Shasta Symphony Orchestra will be performing a free concert on Saturday, August 20, 2016 at 8 p.m. at Brandy Creek Beach in Whiskeytown National Recreation Area, west of Redding CA. Bring a beach chair or boat to Whiskytown Lake’s Brandy Creek Beach to enjoy an evening with the Shasta Symphony! Food…

Shasta College Vocal Institute Concert

Shasta College Vocal Institute Concert

The Shasta College Vocal Institute will be presenting a concert of opera scenes and arias on Thursday evening, August 11, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. in the Shasta College theater. The concert is the final presentation of the Vocal Institute, a three-week intensive training program for high school and college age singers…

Redding Poets Reading

Redding Poets Reading

Redding’s Performing Arts Society will present an evening of Redding Poets Reading on Friday, August 12, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at Pilgrim Congregational Church, 2850 Foothill Blvd., Redding, CA. Come join PAS for a relaxing evening of poetry readings from local poets from around the Redding CA area. These are all…

Trinity Alps Chamber Music Festival 2016

Trinity Alps Chamber Music Festival 2016

Trinity Alps Chamber Music Summer Festival 2016 program Quintets of Mozart and Brahms will be performed on Sunday, August 7, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at Pilgrim Congregational Church, 2850 Foothill Blvd., Redding, CA. This Quintets program will also be performed earlier on Friday, August 5th at 7:00 p.m. at Hyampom CA Community Hall and on Saturday, August 6th at…

Hot August Nights

Hot August Nights

North Valley Art League is currently exhibiting a member show Hot August Nights, through August 20, 2016. NVAL’s Carter House Gallery, located at 48 Quartz Hill Road, Redding CA is also showing Gary Rowe’s photography of indigenous people and cultures. There will be a reception on Saturday, August 6, 2016 from 6…

Venice Beach Art Show in Yreka

Venice Beach Art Show in Yreka

Liberty Arts Contemporary Fine Art Gallery in Yreka will have an extraordinary exhibition entitled Venice Beach opening August 5, 2016, featuring internationally acclaimed Los Angeles artists, Laddie John Dill and Charles Arnold. The reception for show will be held Friday, August 5th from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the gallery, located…

California Poet Laureat to Speak at Redding Library

California Poet Laureat to Speak at Redding Library

Dana Gioia, California’s new state Poet Laureate appointed by Governor Jerry Brown in December, 2015, will speak at the Redding Library on Thursday, July 21, 2016 from noon to 1 p.m. Gioia serves as the state advocate for poetry and literature in libraries, classrooms and boardrooms across California. An award-winning…

The Producers

The Producers

Shasta College Theatre Arts Department is now producing the widely popular musical The Producers, adapted by Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan. The musical is based on Brooks’ 1968 classic comedy of the same name and will show two more weeks on July 14-16 and 21-23, 2016 at 7 p.m., with a matinee performance…

Russian Grand Ballet Performance of Swan Lake

Russian Grand Ballet Performance of Swan Lake

Tickets are now on sale for the Russian Grand Ballet’s performance of Swan Lake on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 7 p.m. at Cascade Theatre, 1733 Market Street, Redding, CA. There is only one opportunity to see the full-length classic production of the world’s most famous ballet – Tchaikovsky’s Swan…

Within Reach

Within Reach

On Friday, July 8, 2016 from 5-8 p.m. Shasta Arts Council is presenting an opening reception for two artists: Paul Zegers and Andrew Duclos. Their collection of oil paintings range in size from small plein air studies showing how the process begins, to larger studio paintings. The exhibit will be showing…

Firereel Film Festival

Firereel Film Festival

The fifth annual Firereel Film Festival is scheduled for September 9 & 10, 2016 at the Cascade Theatre, 1731 Market Street, Redding CA. Sponsorships are now being accepted. Leading up to this two-day event is a Film Gala Costume Party on Friday, July 8, 2016 from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at Shasta County Arts…

Songs For a Summer Night

Songs For a Summer Night

Redding’s Performing Arts Society is presenting Songs for a Summer Night on Friday, July 8, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at Pilgrim Congregational Church, 2850 Foothill Blvd., Redding, CA. Raphaella Medina and guest artist Dashiell Waterbury will collaborate with pianist Lois Nichols to craft a light-hearted night of song for a…

2016 Mt. Lassen Art Show

2016 Mt. Lassen Art Show

The 16th Annual Mt. Lassen Art Show will be held on Saturday and Sunday, July 9-10, 2016 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Mt. Lassen Art Center, 36373 State Hwy 44, Viola, CA. This is a free public event for all ages and families. Artists  and artisans are invited to exhibit and sell their…

Destination Inspirations

Destination Inspirations

North Valley Art League is now, through July 2, 2016, showing Destination Inspirations at the Carter House Gallery, 48 Quartz Hill Drive, Redding CA. A reception will be held Friday, June 10, 2016 from 6-8 p.m. at the Carter House Gallery.…

Art in the City Summer 2016 Exhibit

Art in the City Summer 2016 Exhibit

The public is invited to view the artwork on display at City Hall and the Redding Library as part of Art in the City’s Summer 2016 Exhibit. Visitors to Redding City Hall ( 777 Cypress Avenue, Redding CA) can view paintings by Andrew Jensen, pastel artwork by Vivi-Anne Thompson, student submissions…

Singing The Blues Festival

Singing The Blues Festival

Jefferson State Blues Society is sponsoring the second annual Singing the Blues Festival on Saturday, June 25, 2016 from 1 – 9 p.m. at Anderson River Park in Anderson CA. Headlining the show will be Lydia Pense and Cold Blood and Lisa Mann. Also performing are Crooked Eye Tommy, Odessa and…

Axiom Repertory Theatre Presents Cabaret

Axiom Repertory Theatre Presents Cabaret

Axiom Repertory Theatre is presenting twelve June 2016 performances of Cabaret at the Anderson Performing Arts Center, 1471 Ferry Street, Anderson, CA: June 16-18 (Thursday, Friday, Saturday) at 7:30 p.m. June 19 (Sunday) at 2:00 p.m. June 23-25 (Thursday, Friday, Saturday) at 7:30 p.m. June 26 (Sunday) at 2:00 p.m. June 30,…

Palo Alto Chamber Orchestra

Palo Alto Chamber Orchestra

The Palo Alto Chamber Orchestra will be giving a free concert on Friday, June 17, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at the Cascade Theatre, 1733 Market Street, Redding CA. “The Palo Alto Chamber Orchestra (PACO) is an award-winning youth orchestra for regional string musicians of high-school age and younger. The emphasis on chamber…

Norma at Cascade

Norma at Cascade

The opera  Norma is being presented at 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 22, 2016 as part of the San Francisco Opera HD Cinema Series at the Cascade Theatre, 1735 Market Street, Redding, CA. Perhaps once a generation, a soprano comes along who can do full justice to one of opera’s most dazzling…

Market Street Faire 2016

Market Street Faire 2016

Redding’s 2016 Market Street Faire will be held on Thursday evenings in June and July on the following dates in 2016: June 2, June 9, June 16, June 23 June 30, July 7, July 14, July 21 and July 28 Each event starts at 5 p.m. and closes at 8:30 p.m. Expected…

North State Symphony 2016-2017 Season Announced

Tickets are available now for the 2016-2017 season of North State Symphony Explorations at the Cascade Theatre in Redding CA., Scott Seaton, Music Director. Sunday, September 25, 2016, 2 p.m. RUMBA TO RAVEL North Valley Chamber Chorale | David Scholz, Director Shasta College Choirs | Elizabeth Waterbury, Director Olga Kopylova, piano GERSHWIN Cuban Overture PROKOFIEV Piano Concerto No. […]

Shasta College Community Chorale​ Concert

Shasta College Community Chorale​ Concert

The 40-voice Shasta College Chorale, under the direction of Elizabeth Waterbury, will be presenting a concert of three enjoyable and contemporary choral works on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at the Shasta College Theatre, Redding CA Norwegian composer Ola Gjeilo’s recent composition, “The Lake Isle,” creates a new balance between…

Chamber Music Favorites

Chamber Music Favorites

Performing Arts Society is presenting an evening of Julie Crabill’s Personal Chamber Music Favorites on Friday, May 20, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at Pilgrim Congregational Church, 2850 Foothill Blvd., Redding CA. Quartetto Sereno: The evening’s first half is Frank Bridge’s (1879-1941) First String Quartet. In the English late romantic vein, the…

NVAL 2016 International Juried Photography Show

NVAL 2016 International Juried Photography Show

North Valley Art League’s 2016 International Juried Photography Show Photography:The Full Spectrum opens May 3, 2016 at NVAL’s Carter House Gallery and exhibits through June 4, 2016. An Opening Reception will be held on Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 6-8 p.m. Jack Fulton, Professor Emeritus at San Francisco Art Institute…

Blame Sally

Blame Sally

On Friday, May 6, 2016 at 8 p.m. Blame Sally is bringing it’s harmonically-rich blend of folk and pop music back to Pilgrim Church, 2850 Foothill Blvd., Redding CA. As longtime friends of the Oaksong Music Society, Blame Sally has returned to Redding several times, playing most recently at the Pilgrim…

Harpsichord Recital

Harpsichord Recital

Redding Performing Arts Society is presenting a harpsichord recital by Dr. Robert Bowman on Friday, April 8, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at Pilgrim Congregational Church, 2850 Foothill Blvd., Redding, CA,  …

Jaybirds at Pilgrim

Jaybirds at Pilgrim

Oaksong Music Society is presenting John Reischman and the Jaybirds on Friday, April 15, 2016 at 8 p.m. at Pilgrim Congregational Church, 2859 Foothill Blvd., Redding CA. This is “West Coast bluegrass at its best.” Mandolin powerhouse John Reischman and his Jaybirds perform some of the finest, hardest-driving bluegrass you’re…

Out and About; Wet & Wild

Out and About; Wet & Wild

North Valley Art League has announced two art shows for April 2016 at the Carter House Gallery, 48 Quartz Hill Road, Redding CA. The shows will run from March 29 to April 30: Out and About on Location – the Lerendipity Group Wet & Wild – a new Member Show…

Carrefour On The Road

Carrefour On The Road

  Carrefour photography show has an opening reception on Saturday, April 2, 2016 from 5-8 p.m. at the Main St. Gallery, 490 Main St., Weaverville, CA, during the monthly Trinity County Art Cruise. Meet the artists and enjoy food and beverages at the many participating art venues in historic downtown Weaverville. Carrefour is a…

John Gorka at Pilgrim

John Gorka at Pilgrim

Oaksong Music Society is presenting John Gorka, “The preeminent male singer-songwriter of the new folk Movement” (Rolling Stone Magazine) on Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 8 p.m. at Pilgrim Congregational Church 2850 Foothill Blvd., Redding CA. In 2014, when the world-renowned singer-songwriter/folk music icon John Gorka offered to play in Redding,…

Stringfever

Shasta Live presents Stringfever Electric String Quartet on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at Cascade Theatre to wrap up Shasta Live’s 2015-16 season. Stringfever is brothers Giles, Ralph and Neal Broadbent and their cousin Graham – four world class musicians from England playing five and six-stringed electric violins, viola and cello in a […]

Nor Cal Jazz Festival 2016

Nor Cal Jazz Festival 2016

Chico Performances and CSU Chico are proud to partner with the Shasta Arts Council to present the third annual Nor Cal Jazz Festival 2016, with two Redding CA, mid-April performances at Old City Hall, 1313 Market Street. Tuesday, April 12, 2016 – Metta Quintet Doors: 7 p.m.  |  Show: 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $18…

Salon Art Exhibition

Salon Art Exhibition

Shasta Arts Council has announced an art exhibition by The Salon, with an opening reception on Friday, April 8, 2016 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Old City Hall, 1313 Market Street, Redding, CA.  The exhibition runs through May 14, 2016. The Salon was established in October of 1996 by…

A Century of Vision

A Century of Vision

Shasta Symphony Orchestra‘s concert Spring to the Symphony will be on Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, April 17, 2016 at 3 p.m. at the Shasta College Theatre. Visionary composers whose music changed the musical landscape of the twentieth century are featured in the final concert of the SSO’s…