This Week: A Variety of Artsy and Culinary Delights
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Food & Wine: Dine Downtown Restaurant Week
Various restaurants
Jan 9-Jan 18
Daily, hours vary by restaurant

For 10 days only, local chefs create special three-course dinner menus for only $30 per person.

Theatre: BARK! The Musical
Sacramento Theatre Company
Jan 9-Feb 17
Wed & Thurs 12:30pm & 6:30pm; Fri 8pm;
Sat 2pm & 8pm; Sun 2pm

Performed by a six member cast and told and sung from the dog's point of view this musical possesses the huge heart and the playful joyfulness present in man's truest friends.
Art: Panel Discussion: Where Do Ideas Come From?
Axis Gallery
Jan 10
Thurs 6pm-9pm

Hear the group of 14 artists showing in Side by Side identify the source of their inspiration. Moderated by Ron Peetz.

Comedy: Aries Spears
Punch Line Comedy Club
Jan 10-Jan 13
Thurs 8pm; Fri/Sat 8pm/10pm; Sun 7pm

Aries Spears' quick wit, charisma, and ferociously aggressive style of comedy have earned him critical acclaim. Come enjoy Sacramento nightlife & see him perform!

  Music: Musical Charis
Jan 11
Fri 9pm

These retro-inspired folk rock darlings attribute their signature male/female vocal stylings to a modern Fleetwood Mac, with a family-style vibe comparable to the eclectic culture of the Grateful Dead.
2nd Saturday Activities:
-Raphael Delgado: Nocturnal:
Sacramento Art Complex, 5pm-9pm
-Road Trip Poetry:
Viewpoint Photographic Art Center, 5:30pm-9pm
-Dreaming of Spring:
Union Hall Gallery, 6pm-9pm

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Dance: Zoom: National Danish Performance Team
Memorial Auditorium
Jan 12
Sat 7:30pm

This performance combines a variety of modern rhythmic gymnastics, dance, cheer, artistic vaulting, tumbling, and high-energy acrobatics.


Music: Sac Phil's The Astonishing
Rachel Barton Pine

Community Center Theater
Jan 12
Sat 7:30pm

Michael Morgan conducts, with performances by Rachel Barton Pine, Nolan Gasser, Jean Sibelius, and, Johannes Brahms.

  Music: El Ten Eleven
Blue Lamp Lounge
Jan 12
Sat 8pm

Armed with merely a doubleneck bass/guitar, drums, and a dizzying array of foot pedals, the band creates complex, deeply felt music from scratch, onstage.
  Dance: Inside the Director's Studio:
John Clifford on Who Cares
Sacramento Ballet Studios
Jan 13
Sun 4pm

George Balanchine was big on Broadway in the '30s, '40s, and '50s. Hear the inimitable John Clifford wax on the showbiz side of the master's choreography to the hit musicals of George Gershwin. News


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Featured Local Artist of the Month: Tim Collom



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