Nov 022013

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — Fairytale Theater comes to the Black Box Theater in the West Sacramento Community Center (1075 West Capitol Avenue) through the holidays. Watch “Holka Polka” and journey through a land where witches, wizards and royalty come together to find out who cast the sleeping spell on the prince. Saturdays at noon, Nov. […]

May 242013
Short plays on stage, courtesy of River City High drama club

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 22, 2013 — Actors from the River City High School Drama Club are hosting a festival of one-act plays this weekend in the Black Box theater at the West Sacramento Community Center, 1075 West Capitol Avenue. Curtain goes up at 7 p.m. May 24 & 25. Tickets are $4. Copyright […]

Jun 202012

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER —  The West Sacramento Theater Company needs volunteer ticket sellers, ushers, crew members or walk-on actors (to play police officers) for its upcoming July production of “Four Pennies,” which will play Fridays-Sundays from July 6 to July 29. Email if you can help on any of these dates. Visit the theater […]

Jun 082012

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER — William Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure” comedy is playing through June 17 at Linden Park (corner of Linden Road and Summerfield Drive).   Free entry; donations are welcome. Bring your lawn chair and blanket and come boo a villain and cheer a hero. Showtimes are 6 p.m. on Fridays, Saturdays and […]

May 182012

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — The West Sacramento Community Theater group will hold a workshop for young actors running Mondays through Thursdays, July 16 to Aug. 9, from 9 a.m. to noon. The workshop will instill basic acting skills to students, regardless of skill level. The workshop finishes with a performance on Aug. 11. Open to […]

Apr 022012

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — A “City Theatre” production of “Woodie Guthrie’s American Song” is on stage at the Black Box Theater in the West Sacramento Community Center, 1075 W Capitol Avenue. The play celebrates one of America’s greatest songwriters and storytellers, with a cast of 24 and a live band. Guthrie was a folk singer […]

Jan 122012
New on local stage: 'Blithe Spirit'

NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 11, 2012 — “Blithe Spirit” hits the stage at the community center on Friday, courtesy of the West Sacramento Community Theater Company. The play by Noel Coward explores what happens when a séance really does connect with a deceased spirit – resulting in a “darkly funny” comedy featuring a competition between a […]