The drawings and collages of an
artist who produced all his surviving works in an Auburn mental
institution are on prominent display at the Philadelphia Museum of
Art through June 9. Joining us to explain just how highly regarded
this art has become is Auburn Journal
Staff Writer Gus Thompson, who
will talk about this and other issues in the foothills.
We'll also get an update on Sacramento's
Turn Downtown Around from the Sacramento Press' Jared Goyette
. And Jim Smith, the editor of the
in Woodland, tells us the latest news happening in his
Forty years ago, the Alhambra Theatre
in Midtown Sacramento was torn
down to make room for a Safeway store. We'll talk about the failed
effort in April 1973 to save one of the area's historic movie
theaters with former Sacramento County Supervisor Pat Melarkey and
lawyer Maurice Read, both of whom were on the frontlines of the
Manifesto" Dr. Jeff Kane
is the facilitator of the patient
support program at the Sierra Nevada Cancer Center in Grass Valley
and founded the program at Sutter Cancer Center. He's also the
author of a couple of books that focus on health, including his
most recent "The Bedside Manifesto,"
which is about "the
venerable - and fading - beside manner." We'll talk with Kane about
his book and his work with patients.
"Master Harold and the Boys"
production at Sacramento Theatre Company's
Polluck Stage just
received four stars from Sacramento Bee
Marcus Breton. The title character is played by the teenage Will
Block, who has been a member of STC's young performer's program for
years. He joins us in studio with STC Education Director Michele
Hellen-Nouferk to talk about his experiences in youth theater and
what he thinks of his starring role.