Live Music in the North State: February 20 – February 26

There aren’t as many touring acts coming through the north state as we saw the previous week, but we have a great lineup of local acts. I wish they wouldn’t all play on the same evenings, but hey, that’s a… Continue Reading


Live Music in the North State: January 23 – January 29

Rosanne Cash is coming to the Cascade Theatre Thursday night, and that’s about all I have to say about that. Wednesday, January 23 Open Mic Night at Fratelli’s Pizza Parlor in Redding, from 8 p.m. until 10 p.m. This open… Continue Reading

Shasta County Arts Council Presents ‘The New Thirty’ Celebration

In September, Shasta County Arts Council celebrates 30 years of active participation and service to the Community through the Arts. “The New Thirty” Celebration, held Saturday, Sept. 10, will be robust with a variety of interests and activates for all… Continue Reading

Gordon Rowland Flamenco Guitar Workshop

Master Guitarist Gordon Rowland will lead a Flamenco workshop Tuesday, June 21 from 7 to 8 p.m. at Redding’s Old City Hall.

Nylon stringed guitars are best for these techniques, but steel stringed instruments will do. Some traditional easy chords are used.

Rowland will concentrate on the rumba Continue Reading

3rd Saturday Improv Offers On-the-Spot Comedy

What: Third Saturday Improv When: Saturday, June 18, 7:30 p.m. Where: Old City Hall: 1313 Market St, Redding Cost: $5 Started in 1998, the members of Redding Improv Players have been performing on the third Saturdays of every month (except… Continue Reading

Master Guitarist Gordon Rowland Leads Blues Workshop

What: Introduction to Blues Guitar
When: Tuesday, June 7, 7 to 8 p.m.
Where: Old City Hall, 1313 Market St., Redding.
Cost: $10

Sculpted to the abilities of the beginner, Gordon Rowland will introduce the pentatonic scale, triads, and arpeggios. Everyone … Continue Reading


Sonatrio Plus One to Play Old City Hall Friday

What: Performing Arts Society Monthly Concert
When: Friday, June 10, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Old City Hall, 1313 Market St., Redding.
Cost: Free (donations gratefully accepted)

This month, the Performing Arts Society Monthly Concert will feature the music of Sonatrio Plus One. Cellist … Continue Reading