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Summaries and information about current and past plays presented by California Stage.

Dizzy Gillespie 100th Birthday Celebration: Sat., Oct. 21

Celebrate Dizzy Gillespie’s birthday with us – One Night Only!

Dizzy GillespieFriends of George Walker Celebrate
The 100th birthday of Dizzy Gillespie

In the Wilkerson Theater, 2509 R St, midtown Sacramento.

ONE PERFORMANCE  ONLY:
Saturday October 21, 2017,  3PM—6PM

Featuring:

Vocalist CLAUDE PURCELL (“a male Billie Holiday”)
RICK MARTIN — Woodwind
“CHI-TOWN SHEL” — Keyboards, Vocalist and co-leader

$10 Adults 
$8 Seniors and kids

TICKETS: 916-451-5822

Co-produced with California Stage Theater Productions

‘The Thing in the Window’: Live Radio Drama – This Weekend Only!

Second of the “Third Age – Onstage” live radio drama series!

The Thing in the Window, the latest in a live radio drama series presented by California Stage, will play this weekend only in the Three Penny Theatre!

Live Radio Drama at CalStage“Mr. Aimes sees a dead man in the window across the way .”

10 Bucks and a glass of wine, and you can travel back in time when radio stations presented the very best in Murder Mysteries. Be part of the studio audience as we present a radio drama from 1946 that features a man who thinks he sees a dead body in the window opposite his … and watch what  happens when he goes to investigate!

The Three Penny Theatre  will present The Thing in the Window  this Friday at 8 PM, Saturday at 8PM, and Sunday at 2PM, at 1725 25th Street in midtown Sacramento.

Sacramento’s California Stage will continue to present “Third Age – Onstage” series over the next few months. A professionally oriented company of senior actors create and present  these theatrical productions for Sacramento audiences.

The company will present a group of vintage radio scripts (mystery, comedy, etc) in readings — sound effects and all — before live audiences. They will be broadcast over radio station KUBU-FM (96.5).

BUY TICKETS HERE or call 916-451-5822!

‘The Strange Sisters’: A Live Radio Drama at CalStage

First of the “Third Age – Onstage” live radio drama series ran Sept 29-Oct 1: “The Strange Sisters”

The Strange Sisters, a live radio drama.
Company members Wayne Cook and Daniel Richer in “The Strange Sisters” at California Stage, Sept 29-Oct 1.

Three devoted sisters…
and then there were two…

10 bucks and a glass of wine and you can travel back in time when radio stations presented the very best in Murder Mysteries. Be part of the studio audience as we present a radio drama from 1946 that features three sisters in a tangle of love, jealousy and pure hatred.

In the first of the series, The  Three Penny Theatre  presented The Strange Sisters Friday through Sunday on the first weekend of October.

It’s all part of California Stage’s “Third Age – Onstage,” a professionally oriented company of senior actors to create and present theatrical productions for Sacramento audiences.

The company will continue presenting these vintage radio scripts (mystery, comedy, etc.) in readings — sound effects and all — before live audiences. They will be broadcast over radio station KUBU-FM (96.5).

Watch CalStage.org for announcements about the following shows in the series!