Sierra Repertory Theatre brings "Disney's Beauty and the Beast" to its historic Columbia stage. The musical tells the story of the independent Belle, trapped in her provincial town, who finds her life turned upside down as she's captive in an enchanted castle ruled by an angry Beast.
"Billy Boy" will play at the State Theatre in Modesto beginning June 15.
The State Theatre brings the feature film "Billy Boy" to its big screen, a feature produced and championed by Emmy Award-winning casting director and Modesto native Robert Ulrich. The film stars Blake Jenner as an angry teenager whose grief after discovering a close friend has been killed jeopardizes his future.
A gathering of families, friends and fellow community members at a past year's Juneteenth celebration.
This annual celebration of African-American history begins with a talent show on Friday evening. Then, on Saturday, a festival includes speakers, entertainment, activities for children, food, bands, DJs, vendors, gospel singers, cultural performances, educational exhibits and community resource information. Juneteenth commemorates emancipation from slavery in Texas in 1865.
WHEN: Talent show 6-8 p.m. Friday, June 15; festival 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 16
WHERE: King-Kennedy Memorial Center at Mellis Park, 601 S. Martin Luther King Drive, Modesto
Classic cars on display at a past year's Back to Graffiti at the Fruit Yard festival.
The Fruit Yard gets Back to Graffiti with its 25th annual Classic Car Show. The Graffiti Summer event features plenty of old-school cars, live music, vendors and more.
WHEN: 9 a.m. Saturday, June 16
WHERE: The Fruit Yard, 7948 Yosemite Blvd.
Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta star in 'Grease.'
Sing to the music
The State Theatre gets into the Graffiti Summer spirit as well this week by offering patrons a chance to sing along with one of the most popular musical films, "Grease." The nostalgic ode to bobby sox and hot rods stars John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John.