Classic Cinema: Wake of the Red Witch

Classic Cinema: Wake of the Red Witch The 1949 action adventure, Wake of the Red Witch, starring John Wayne and Gail Russell, screens at the Soper Reese Theatre on Tuesday, May 28, at 1:00 and 6:00 pm. Entry to the film is by donation. Wayne plays a complicated, two-fisted character who is capable of much… Read more »

Tommy Thomsen Western Swing Band

A night of Live Music! Featuring Western Swing Hall of Famer, Tommy Thomsen, and a six piece band including steel guitar, sax, and fiddle, this lively group brings a uniquely American style of dance to the Soper Reese Theatre. 7:00 pm on Saturday, May 25. Reserved seating tickets are $25, $20 and $15. Be sure… Read more »

Classic Cinema: Show Boat

Classic Cinema at the Soper Reese Theatre presents: Show Boat Based on an Edna Ferber novel, with score by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II, this 1951 musical abounds with wonderful songs that are staples of American musical theater including “Make Believe,” “Can’t Help Lovin’ Dat Man,” “Why Do I Love You?” and, best of… Read more »

Saturday Night Jazz Club Series: Austin & Owens

Saturday, May 4, 2019 7:00 pm     Doors open 6:30 Travis Austin and Robert Owens, local prodigies and classically trained guitarists, blend jazz flavors with Flamenco influences. They’ve been playing together for 15 years and have delivered electrifying stage performances to audiences throughout Northern California. All seats $20.00 Open Seating at Tables & Loge Theatre members… Read more »

Art 21 – Ecology

Thursday,  April 25, 2019 7:00pm Sponsored by Michael Adams and by an anonymous donor This episode explores how our understanding of the natural world becomes deeply cultural. Artists Ursula von Rydingsvard, Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle, Robert Adams, and Mark Dion investigate the relationship of nature and culture, including the submission of wilderness to civilization, the foundations of scientific knowledge,… Read more »

Classic Cinema: Auntie Mame

Tuesday, April 23 Shows at 1:00 and 6:00 pm Doors open 30 minutes ahead  Sponsored by Kathy Jansen In this 1958 comedy Rosalind Russell recreates her standout stage role as the flamboyant, devil-may-care diva who strives to release her young nephew from the stuffy confines of an aristocratic upbringing. Campy, colorful, fabulously funny and nominated… Read more »

The Ultimate Blues Duo, Twice As Good, with Friends

Twice as Good and Andre Williams at the Soper Reese Theatre! Join us for a dancing good time to the music of Paul and Richard Steward, the son and father, native american, ultimate blues duo from Lake County. Twice As Good will be joined by Clearlake musician, the multi-talented Andre Williams who has performed world-wide… Read more »

Third Friday Live: Fargo Brothers

Friday, April 19, 2019 7:00pm  Doors open at 6:30 Major sponsor Strong Financial Network. Also sponsored by KXBX 98.3 and KNTI 99.5. The Fargo Brothers have been burning up stages since 1979 with a high energy blues and roots rock and roll sound, and a slightly wacky and fun stage presence.  Known for their vocal harmonies… Read more »

Contemporary Chamber Music Series: SonoMusette

Produced by Beth Aiken  Sunday, April 14, 2018 2:00 pm    Doors Open at 1:30pm Sponsored by Kirsten Olson This enchanting group recaptures the moody, melancholic sound and spirit of mid twentieth-century Paris. French chanteuse, musette accordion, gypsy-jazz guitar, upright bass, and drums combine to create the classic bal-musette style embodied by Edith Piaf, Jacques Brel,… Read more »

Classic Cinema: Sweet Charity

Bob Fosse’s first film was nominated for three Oscars and adapted to the screen from the hugely successful stage version. Standout numbers from this 1969 musical include “Hey, Big Spender” with Shirley MacLaine, Chita Rivera and Paula Kelly, as well as “The Rhythm of Life,” sung with relish by Sammy Davis, Jr. Rated G. Run… Read more »