Entertainment & Life

Entertainment & Life

Last dance for CSUS professor who leaves a legacy after 25 years leading company

For 25 years Dr. Linda Goodrich has led Sacramento/Black Art of Dance, which she founded at Sacramento State. The company celebrates dance in the tradition of the legendary choreographer and dancer Katherine Dunham. Goodrich, herself a legend, retires this year. Performances for S/BAD 25 are 6:30 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday, Feb. 22-23; 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Feb. 24-25, and 2 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Feb. 25-26. University Theatre, Shasta Hall; $5-$12. 916-278-4323, www.csus.edu/aba/hornetticket.

Movie News & Reviews

‘Rock Dog’ won’t have you howling for more

The second Chinese-American co-production to hit U.S. theaters in as many weeks, animated feature “Rock Dog” arrives one week after the release of another prominent co-production, the fantasy adventure “The Great Wall.” Director Ash Brannon brings Pixar and Sony bona fides (he co-directed “Toy Story 2” and directed “Surf’s Up”) to this adaptation of rocker Zheng Jun’s graphic novel “Tibetan Rock Dog,” which mixes Tibetan culture with contemporary Brit-rock and adds a splash of mob movies for kicks.

Videos

Watch comedian JR De Guzman get the laughs

JR De Guzman won an NBC comic competition and has steadily done the hard work to build a stand-up career. With a TV contract and a new CD in hand, he’s returning to Sacramento’s Comedy Spot on Friday, Feb. 24. Here he entertains the crowd at Laughs Unlimited.
Jose Luis Villegas The Sacramento Bee
Watch comedian JR De Guzman get the laughs 3:19

Watch comedian JR De Guzman get the laughs

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