Arts & Entertainment

High school artists invited to apply to Summer School for the Arts

PlacerArts, together with the California State Summer School for the Arts, invites applications for the 27th annual session to be held July 13 through Aug. 9. High school students ...

Jars of Clay headlines benefit concert in Rocklin

  On Saturday, Feb. 23, Grammy Award-winning artist Jars of Clay will headline a benefit concert for Courage Worldwide, an international, nonprofit organization that provi ...

Spring View Middle School student selected to perform in state honor band

Spring View Middle School trumpet student Keegan McLean auditioned for and made it into the California Band Directors Association State Honor Band. There are hundreds of junior hi ...

Past meets present at Sierra College

In this modern age of instant digital gratification, Sierra College's new Alternative Processes photography class has students going back to the craft's roots with turn-of- ...

Rocklin calligrapher teaches the art of the alphabet

In the age of emails, texts and Tweets, one Rocklin artist is striving to keep the art of handwriting alive. Phawnda Moore is a calligrapher who has spent 30 years creating art ou ...

Sierra College joins global campaign to stop violence against women

At 11:45 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 14, Sierra College will join with activists around the world for One Billion Rising, the largest day of action in the history of V-Day, the global acti ...

Snowflake show top spot

Rocklin artist Gerald Farren earned First Place and Best of Show in the Rocklin Fine Arts 2013 Snowflake Art Show. His winning creation is entitled “Maidu Dancer.”

Rocklin musician to play famed Horowitz piano

The legendary Steinway & Sons Model D Horowitz Piano continues its tour of North America with an upcoming stop in Roseville. Pianist and Steinway artist Jim Martinez will prese ...

William Jessup student is a contestant on ‘American Idol’

William Jessup University student and Folsom resident Brett Patterson has headed to Hollywood to participate in the next round of auditions with the popular show “American Id ...