performing arts

Roseville performing arts groups earn Elly nominations

In only its first full season, the Roseville Theatre Arts Academy picked up 29 Elly Award nominations, which honor outstanding achievements by community theaters and artists in the ...

See dreams come true with "Cinderella Kids"

How rude! Cinderella's wicked stepmother and stepsisters have prevented her from attending the royal ball. Instead, she must stay home and clean. But, with a little help from her ...

Five things you didn?t know about Stand Out Talent

Stand Out Talent founder Jennifer Bortz has the word "believe" inscribed in her rings. This reminder motivates her to focus on her goals: The main one now being the success of the ...

Roseville Idol judges seek best local singer

The contestants have three weeks left to perfect their songs in time for the second-annual RTAA Idol competition. The judges of the contest, held by the nonprofit Roseville Theatr ...

It’s curtains for Granite Bay’s longtime drama teacher

With their teacher in earshot, students at Granite Bay High School joke about how much they dislike this authority figure - which couldn't be further from the truth. "Your grades d ...

Thief steals Oakmont drama program money

Oakmont High School's drama program is on a mission to raise about $3,000 to make up for money that was stolen Saturday evening when a burglar broke into the drama teacher's office ...

High school improv teams battle — with laughter

These teenagers are definitely not shy. They speak in silly accents, contort their bodies, dance around and dramatically express emotions — all in front of an audience as part o ...

Stand Out Talent plans upgrades to Tower Theater

Since forming Stand Out Talent last November, founder Jennifer Bortz has accomplished a lot on her to-do list. She wanted to lease historic Tower Theater in downtown Roseville. Ch ...

RTAA earns 13 nominations

Roseville Theatre Arts Academy received 13 Elly Awards nominations in its first year of operations. The Sacramento Area Regional Theatre Alliance announced the 2010-11 nominations ...

Hippies sighted at Dream Theatre

The Dream Theatre Center for the Performing Arts cast pulled on some bell-bottoms, got groovy and gave peace a chance during the center’s “Flower Power: A Tribute to the Sixtie ...

Youth arts academy hosts grand opening

More than 700 people showed up for Roseville Theatre Arts Academy’s inaugural weekend of shows at the end of February. Dozens of young performers delighted audiences with &l ...

Arts academy gives kids chance to shine

Roseville Theater is experiencing an overload of cuteness and budding talent as a batch of young performers prepare for an upcoming musical. The students, ages 4 to 7, in the rece ...

New arts academy leases iconic Roseville Theatre

The newly formed Roseville Theatre Arts Academy signed an agreement Monday with the Masonic Lodge to lease the iconic Roseville Theatre on Vernon Street in downtown. The three-yea ...

Keeping the 'Dream' alive

The Dream Theatre performers crack Santa Claus jokes and stumble over lyrics as they rehearse their inaugural holiday show. The December “Hollywood Christmas Jam” will feature ...