Sarah Summers will perform at the Sebastiani Theatre on Thursday, Sept. 4, kicking off at 7:30 p.m.

Sarah Summers at Sebastiani

Sarah Summers is back at the Sebastiani Theatre for an encore performance of her show from March of this year on Thursday, Sept. 4, kicking off at 7:30 p.m. Tickets will be available at the door and there will be an after-party at Murphy’s Irish Pub.

TRANSCENDENCE THEATRE COMPANY closes out its summer series with a two-night gala on Friday, Sept. 5, and Saturday, Sept. 6. Robbi Pengelly/Index-Tribune

Transcendence closes with ‘Gala’

The Transcendence Theater Company has saved the best for last … the season closes with two special nights of the “Gala Celebration” concert Friday, Sept. 5, and Saturday, Sept. 6.

THE SEBASTIANI THEATRE will be showing “Remembering Playland at the Beach” and “The Cliff House – 150 Years” at noon Sunday, Aug. 31.

Sebastiani screens historical SF documentaries

The Sebastiani Theatre presents two very popular San Francisco documentary films, “Remembering Playland at the Beach” (2010) and “The Cliff House – 150 Years” (2013) which will be shown one time only at noon Sunday, Aug. 31.

Sonoma Community Center hosts India photo exhibit

The Sonoma Community Center presents “Auspicious India,” an exhibition of travel photography by students of the Solano Community College Photography Department, from Sept. 5 through 26 in Gallery 212.

Senior Art Show opens Sept. 16 in Santa Rosa

The 17th annual Senior Art Show will be held from Tuesday, Sept. 16, through Thursday, Oct. 23, at the Finley Center, 2060 W. College Ave. in Santa Rosa. More than 100 Sonoma County senior artists will exhibit their art during this free show, including 15 artists from Vintage House senior center.

A CASE OF THE WILLYS! will be performing at Funky Fridays at Sugarloaf Ridge State Park on Friday, Aug. 29.

Case of the Willys! At Sugarloaf

Funky Fridays at Sugarloaf Ridge State Park presents A Case of the Willys! on Friday, Aug. 29, for a 6:30 p.m. show. For tickets and more info, point your browser to funkyfridays.info.

Historians talk Indian baskets

Renowned historians Ralph and Lisa Woo Shanks will share their knowledge about artistic and cultural basket design and weaving when they speak about their new book, “Indian Baskets of Central California: Art, Culture and History,” as part of the Sonoma Valley Historical Society’s monthly lecture series.

Drum, dance workshop set for Sept. 10

Sandor Diabankouezi, a world-class Congolese master drummer and lead choreographer for the National Ballet du Congo for 11 years, will conduct a drumming and dance workshop starting at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 10, at FAHA Manor, 191 W. Verano Ave.

Peter Frampton will be the headliner at the Sunday, Sept. 21, B.R. Cohn Charity Events Fall Music Festival.

Tickets available for Cohn music fest

Tickets are still available for the annual 2014 B.R. Cohn Charity Events Fall Music Festival, Gala Charity Auction Dinner, and the Celebrity Golf Classic.

Curtain falls on ‘Alice’ at SCC

“Alice, The Rebellion of Wonderland,” is the latest Sonoma Theatre Alliance production to grace the Rotary Stage at the Sonoma Community Center’s Andrews Hall.

Gastropub hosting 

The Palooza Gastropub and the Stompin’ Comedy Company present the Crushers of Comedy, Diana Leffert and Lisa Joffrey, two nights only, Friday, Aug. 22, and Saturday, Aug. 23.

The jazz trio, Charged Particles will be performing at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Sonoma Valley Regional Library.

Charged Particles at Sonoma Valley Library book sale

How often do we get to headline a music event at the Sonoma Valley Regional Library? Well, never, until now. Saturday, Aug. 23, is the final day of the “Friends of Sonoma Valley Library Summer Book Sale,” and the library is pleased to present Bay Area jazz trio, Charged Particles.

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Aventine in Glen Ellen begins live music

The Tuesday night market has the Poyntlyss on the horseshoe lawn tonight, Aug. 19, starting at 6 p.m. The El Verano Inn has karaoke from Neelix One tonight, Aug. 19, kicking off at 8:30 p.m. Murphy’s Irish Pub presents the “after party” tonight, Aug. 19, with Dan Martin and the Noma Rocksteady Band kicking off… Continue Reading >>