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New exhibit added to Carnegie summer calendar

The Carnegie Arts Center will be showcasing "The Infinity Boxes," an exhibit by Modesto native Matt Elson that explores humanity through sight, sound and relationship. These interactive sculptural works invite the viewer to engage inside a unique, kaleidoscopic space.

July 07, 2016 | | ARTS/LEISURE


Essay contest to celebrate Carnegie’s centennial

The Carnegie Arts Center is searching for student writers wanting to take their place in the centennial celebration by submitting essays for the time capsule to be opened in 2116.

June 23, 2016 | | ARTS/LEISURE


Blue ribbon musical comedy opens in Sonora

An all-American musical comedy packed with songs, dance and summer fun, Rodgers and Hammerstein's "State Fair" plays at the Fallon House stage beginning Friday through Aug. 7.

June 16, 2016 | | ARTS/LEISURE


Youth art exhibit opens at Carnegie

The Carnegie Arts center has opened the "Ready, Set, Show" art exhibit, featuring the creative talents of local children.

June 09, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | ARTS/LEISURE


Auditions for Shakespearefest production

The Merced Shakespearefest will be holding auditions for their summer production of "Love's Labour's Lost" on June 18.

June 02, 2016 | | ARTS/LEISURE


Chinese contribution to Transcontinental Railroad focus of Carnegie lecture

The Carnegie Arts Center's Sunday lecture series will be exploring the contribution of thousands of Chinese migrants in building America's first Transcontinental Railroad at 2 p.m. June 12 at the Carnegie Art Center.

June 02, 2016 | | ARTS/LEISURE


Commodores to replace Salt-N-Pepa at county fair

A planned performance by hip-hop trio Salt-N-Pepa at the Stanislaus County Fair has been cancelled, but the Fair has added The Commodores to fill the empty slot.

June 02, 2016 | | ARTS/LEISURE


Hispanic acts added to fair lineup

The Stanislaus County Fair is planning on hosting la fiesta del verano (the party of the summer) with two international Hispanic entertainers set to perform at the fair.

May 19, 2016 | | ARTS/LEISURE


‘Big Fish’ lands at Playhouse Merced

Playhouse Merced is hoping to reel in audiences with their production of the musical "Big Fish," which finishes its run this weekend.

May 19, 2016 | | ARTS/LEISURE


Stringfever coming to Turlock

The Turlock Concert Association is hoping a case of Stringfever will be hitting the community Friday.

May 05, 2016 | | ARTS/LEISURE


Kids art show entries being accepted

The Carnegie Arts Center will once again host a children's art exhibition in Downtown Turlock this summer. Children in grades K-8 are invited to present their creative work to the public in the Carnegie's Ferrari Gallery, a museum-quality exhibition space.

May 05, 2016 | | ARTS/LEISURE


Bayou sounds waft into town

The authentic sounds of New Orleans will make its way to Turlock when the Blues Box Bayou Band comes to town May 13.

May 05, 2016 | | ARTS/LEISURE


Turlock group to give free performance before ‘Hank Williams: Lost Highway’

The Turlock Sunshine Strummers Ukulele Group will perform Hank Williams songs and other similar favorites during the hour before the May 1 and May 15, 2 p.m. performances of Sierra Repertory's "Hank Williams: Lost Highway." The group of retired teachers, nurses and musicians plays on a regular basis at the Carnegie Arts Center in Turlock and various area nursing homes.

April 28, 2016 | | ARTS/LEISURE


Shakespeare enters the Wild West in university adaption

The seventh annual production of Shakespeare Under the Stars will continue at the university with performances of "The Two Gentlemen of Verona."

April 28, 2016 | | ARTS/LEISURE


LightBox actors ready to debut ‘The Reluctant Dragon’

The LightBox Theatre Company is pulling back the curtain Friday at the Carnegie Arts Center on their production of "The Reluctant Dragon."

April 21, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | ARTS/LEISURE


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Turlock artist featured in Sonora gallery

Turlock ceramics artist Jerry Barlow will be showing off some of his latest creations at the Ventana Gallery in Sonora.

July 28, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | ARTS/LEISURE


Carnegie looking for artists for fall exhibit

The Carnegie Arts Center is asking artists to harken back to their younger days and recall the imagery of children's books as a point ...

July 21, 2016 | | ARTS/LEISURE


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