Thursday evening events |

Thursday evening events

Independent filmmakers showcased at festival

Tonight the Magic Theatre is showcasing 10 original films by local artists during the fourth annual Nevada County Film Festival at 7:35 p.m. for $8.


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perform at Coopers saloon in Nevada City, 8 p.m. No cover. 265-0116.

performs at the Holbrooke Hotel in Grass Valley, 6 p.m. No cover. 273-1353.

performs at Friar Tuck’s in Nevada City, 6:30 p.m. No cover.


a one-man-show starring Gary Wright at the Nevada Theatre in Nevada City. “Fully Committed” is a comic tale about the harried reservation clerk at New York’s hottest four-star restaurant, and the hordes of people who make his job impossible: from the foreign dignitaries, local political personalities, supermodels, little old ladies, Hollywood producers, Mafia figures, who stop at nothing to book a table, to the restaurant’s high-strung maitre d’ and its egomaniacal chef. Performances are Thursdays 7 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays 8 p.m., and Saturdays and Sundays 2 p.m. through Aug. 15. Tickets $19-$23. Discounts for groups of 10 or more. 265-8587.


take place daily at Empire Mine State Historic Park. Bourn Cottage tours 11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m., mine yard tours noon, 2 and 4 p.m. Admission to the park is $3 for 17 and older, $1-for children 6 to 16 years; children are free. Guided tours are $1.50 per tour for adults. Park hours are 9 a.m.-6 p.m. 273-8522.


for all levels with Cai Sorlien and live drummers at St. Joseph’s Cultural Center, 5-6:30 p.m. $8. 288-3603.

one man show by Richard Gill takes place at the Nevada County Traction Company in Nevada City, 6:30 p.m. Tickets $15. 400 Railroad Ave. 265-0896.

with Jaquie Buchnell at St. Joseph’s Cultural Center, Moving Ground Studio, Grass Valley, 5:30 p.m. $8. 265-4770.

with Drea Pacot takes place at St. Joseph’s Cultural Center, Ghidotti Room in Grass valley, 7-8 p.m. $10. 304-3118.

will discuss their books during the “Women of the Gold Rush” author night at the Empire Mine State Historic Park Clubhouse, 6 p.m.

3:30-4:30 p.m., Grass Valley Senior Center. $1-members, $2-nonmembers. 273-4961.

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