Timely, Provocative ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ Opens Friday at Shasta College

Harper Lee’s “To Kill a Mockingbird” is one of those rare classics that manages to be both timeless and timely, and that combination made it stand out when Shasta College Theater instructor Greg Thorson was considering scripts for the school’s… Continue Reading

Shasta College Youth Symphony Concert: Feet and Bodies Moving Together

  Conducted by Dr. Richard Allen Fiske, the Spring concert of the Shasta Youth Symphony will be held at 3:15 P.M. on Sunday, April 26, 2015 in the Shasta College Theatre. The concert will feature dancers from the Redding City… Continue Reading


Shasta College to Stage Ken Kesey’s Iconic ‘Cuckoo’s Nest’

A lot of people watched “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,” the winner of five Oscars that starred Jack Nicholson as the protagonist Randall McMurphy, a mental hospital patient who battled the authoritarian Nurse Ratched. There was one notable exception… Continue Reading


A Conversation With James Santos About ‘Chicago the Musical”

Today we talk with James Santos, director, choreographer and show creator. He was raised in Redding, but left a few years ago to accept a job with Cirque du Soleil in Las Vegas. He returned this summer to co-direct “Chicago… Continue Reading