Event Bay Area Chldren’s Theatre Youth Education Program Presents DEAR EDWINA, JR. Dates/Time Camp Runs: June 29 – July 10, 2015, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM NO CAMP ON JULY 3, 2015 Performances: July 9, 7:00 PM & July 10, 7:00 PM Description This fast-paced musical theater camp takes students entering second – eighth grades through daily fun and engaging rehearsals as we prepare for a fully produced show. Working with a director, choreographer, and music director, campers learn vocal technique, basic dance vocabulary, and storytelling. Staff place an emphasis on building a strong ensemble who support each other on and off stage and use the craft of theatre to help campers build life skills such as creative thinking and problem solving, empathy, and self-confidence.For those entering 2nd-8th Grades, Ages 7-14 Location California Theatre 351 Railroad Ave Old Town Pittsburg Tickets Contact theater for camp prices Performances are free Online Tickets http://www.pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com Contact Carolyn August Phone (925) 427-1611 Email email@example.com
Event Pittsburg Community Theatre Presents – Greater Tuna Dates/Times Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 7:00PM Friday, May 15, 2015 at 8:00PM Saturday, May 16, 2015 at 8:00PM Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 2:00PM Description What do Arles Struvie, Thurston Wheelis, Aunt Pearl, Petey Fisk, Phineas Blye and Rev. Spikes have in common? In this hilarious send-up of small town morals and mores, they are all among the upstanding citizens of Tuna, Texas’ third smallest town.PCT is thrilled to bring you a “Bonus” show this season!This hilarious two-man show featuring, Brian Villaneuva and Greg Brown, is sure to keep you laughing in your seats. Location California Theatre 351 Railroad Ave Old Town Pittsburg Tickets $10-$25 Online Tickets http://www.pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com Contact Carolyn August Phone (925) 427-1611 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Event Pittsburg Community Theatre Presents: Barefoot In The Park Dates/Times Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 7:00 PM Friday, April 24, 2015 at 8:00 PM Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 8:00 PM Sunday, April 26, 2015 at 2:00 PM Description Paul and Corie Bratter are newlyweds in every sense of the word. He’s a straight-as-an-arrow lawyer and she’s a free spirit always looking for the latest kick. Their new apartment is her most recent find-too expensive with bad plumbing and in need of a paint job. After a six day honeymoon, they get a surprise visit from Corie’s loopy mother and decide to play matchmaker during a dinner with their neighbor-in-the-attic Velasco, where everything that can go wrong, does. Paul just doesn’t understand Corie, as she sees it. He’s too staid, too boring and she just wants him to be a little more spontaneous, running “barefoot in the park” would be a start… Location California Theatre 351 Railroad ave Old Town Pittsburg Tickets $10-$25 Online Tickets http://www.pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com Contact Carolyn August Phone (925) 427-1611 Email email@example.com
Event The Motown Era Dates/Times Saturday, May 9 at 8PM Description Sargent Tucker’s Salute to Motown brings an unforgettable experience to the California Theatre. Featuring legends such as Temptations, Marvin Gaye, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles and Martha & the Vandellas, Stevie Wonder. Throughout his career he has performed with such greats as Bill Cosby, The Spinners, Earth Wind & Fire, War, The Miracles, The Ohio Players, and The Whispers and many more. The Sargent Tucker band is self-contained, diverse, and appeals to an audience that enjoys a wide–range of musical genres, creatively arranged to include a mixture of originals and popular music. This band’s current shows are on-target, up-beat grooves with musical versatility. Location California Thatre 351 Railroad Ave Pittsburg, CA Tickets $18-$21 Online Tickets http://www.pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com Contact Carolyn August Phone (925) 427-1611 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Even 3 Still Standing Dates/Times April 18, 2015 @ 8PM Description Three stand-up comedians seek fame and fortune in the hottest comedy scene in the world: San Francisco in the 1980s. There they meet rising stars Robin Williams and Dana Carvey. Success, it seems, is just one good stand-up performance away. Soon, Will Durst, Larry ‘Bubbles’ Brown and Johnny Steele are being courted by agents and studios. We follow them on a 30-year journey that is both hilarious and moving, through comedy’s boom and bust, and into their current scramble to survive as artists. 3 Still Standing offers a rare glimpse into the art and business of making people laugh. After the screening the three stars, Larry ‘Bubbles’ Brown, Will Durst, and Pittsburg native Johnny Steele, will present comedy and commentary about the film. This is a night you don’t want to miss. Location California Theatre 351 Railroad Ave Old Town Pittsburg Tickets $25 www.pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com Contact Carolyn August Phone (925) 427-1611 Email email@example.com
Event Mariachi Sol De Mexico Dates/Times Thursday, may 7, 2015 @ 7PM Jueves, 07 de mayo 2015 7PM Description The expression of México’s authentic Musical heritage lives on through the voice of Sol de México®! Sol de México® embraces the romanticism of México’s land, people and beauty of the heart. Jose Hernandez invites you to enrich your affection for mariachi by experiencing Sol de México’s® dynamic energy and rich cultural expression. Founded in 1981 by Maestro Jose Hernandez, the platinum selling mariachi band Sol de México® have broken countless barriers in mariachi music, including becoming the first mariachi ensemble to be nominated for a Grammy. Their original rhythms, fresh sounds and inspiring ideas have energized the world of mariachi for over 30 years. Mariachi Sol de México® continues to travel the world as ambassadors of mariachi music, having performed to sold-out audiences throughout the world including Spain, Argentina, Chile, Uruguay, Venezuela, México, China, and North Korea. Mariachi Sol de México® is truly a traveling cultural icon that symbolizes extraordinary musicianship and communal cross-generational joy. Location California Theatre 351 Railroad Ave Pittsburg, CA 94565 Tickets General Admission : $39 www.pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com Contact Carolyn August Phone (925) 427-1611 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Event Rock ‘N’ Roll Made in Mexico: from Evolution to Revolution. Dates/Times Saturday, April 11, 2015 @ 8PM Description Rock n Roll Made in Mexico, From Evolution to Revolution’ Wowed the crowd at The Beverly Hills Premiere of the Film on February 15th. Many Celebrities were on hand including this years Oscar Nominee Francesco Quinn, Director, Paul Provenza, and Ry Cooder. The LA Times review that described the film as Gripping and Compelling ‘ provided a full house to the untold story. A great rare work of honesty with a human touch and a warm sense of humor. Miccio and His Partner Fito de la Parra honor Mexican musicians in there film while introducing them to a new generation who have no idea of Mexican Rock’s tortured past. Location California Theatre 351 Railroad Ave Pittsburg, CA 94565 Tickets $5 www.pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com Contact Carolyn August Phone (925) 427-1611 Email email@example.com
Event The Blues Brothers Dates/Times Saturday, March 21, 2015 @ 8PM Description The Blues BrothersThe Blues Brothers is a 1980 American musicalcomedy starring John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd as “Joliet” Jake and Elwood Blues. The story is a tale of redemption for paroled convict Jake and his brother Elwood, who take on “a mission from God” to save the Catholic orphanage in which they grew up. To do so, they must reunite their R&B band and organize a performance to earn $5,000 needed to pay the orphanage’s property tax bill. They may be on a “mission from God”, but they are making enemies everywhere they go. Features musical numbers by singers James Brown, Cab Calloway, Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles, and John Lee Hooker. Rated: R Location California Theatre 351 Railroad Ave Pittsburg, CA 94565 Tickets $5 Contact Carolyn August Phone (925) 427-1611 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Event Bay Area Children’s Theatre- Peter Pan Summer Camp Dates/Times July 14-25 Monday – Friday 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Description Come learn acting, singing, and dancing skills as you rehearse the classic story of Peter Pan. Whether you are a novice or seasoned performer, this fast-paced, two week musical theater production camp will prepare you for final performances in front of your family and friends. Skill building and stage confidence will be emphasized along with group participation.Ages 7-14 years old Location California Theatre 351 Railroad Ave Pittsburg, CA 94565 Cost $200 Contact Carolyn August Phone (925) 427-1611 Email email@example.com
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Pittsburg’s beautifully renovated Marina is home to the yacht club, boat brokers, dining, and a free public boat launch. Drop by for a lovely stroll dockside, and enjoy stunning views of the Delta, and surrounding hills covered in gracefully turning windmills. Our 575 slip municipal marina is located at the confluence of the Sacramento and San Joaquin Rivers. Often called the “Gateway to the Delta”, this strategic location offers boaters easy access to the upper delta region and the San Francisco Bay. Just a few yards from open water, the Pittsburg Marina offers a quick getaway as well as a safe haven for those caught in the perennial delta winds, and rough water.
Old Town Pittsburg is chock-full of public art. From large bronze sculptures depicting the City’s varied past, to modern murals crated by student artist programs, you will find something for just about every taste in Old Town. Our self-guided Art Walk tour will enlighten, educate, and thrill art lovers and enthusiasts alike.