Arts & Theater

Arts & Theater

‘Spirited’ summer night in the cemetery

What better way to cool off on a hot August night than with a few chills? Spine-tinglers await in Sacramento’s Historic City Cemetery. Starting at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27 take a summer evening stroll through the tombstones, monuments and gardens in search of signs from the afterlife. Titled “Beyond the Veil,” this guided tour focuses on spiritualism and the occult with special guests – if the spirits are willing. Admission is $10 donation (cash only). Meet at the cemetery’s main gate, 1000 Broadway. Questions? Call 916-448-0811 or visit www.oldcitycemetery.com.

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Mural artists brighten drab, forgotten corners across Sacramento

Across downtown and midtown Sacramento, artists will spend the week at a dozen locations turning blank walls turn into colorful scenes as part of the Sacramento Mural Festival. Festival promoter Friends of the Arts Commission encourages people to visit the artists as they create their works in progress.
Ryan Sabalow The Sacramento Bee
Mural artists brighten drab, forgotten corners across Sacramento 1:12

Mural artists brighten drab, forgotten corners across Sacramento

Ballet dances become business people with Capital Dance Project 1:18

Ballet dances become business people with Capital Dance Project

Sacramento mural by Latino artists will honor former Mayor Joe Serna Jr. 0:57

Sacramento mural by Latino artists will honor former Mayor Joe Serna Jr.

Bearded bondsman from Sacramento a 'dudeoir' sensation 1:05

Bearded bondsman from Sacramento a 'dudeoir' sensation