“Fully Committed” a one-man-show starring Gary Wright at the Nevada Theatre in Nevada City. Thursdays 7 p.m., Fridays 8 p.m., Saturdays 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., and Sundays 2 p.m. through Aug. 15. $19-$23. Discounts for group of 10 or more. 265-8687.
“True West” by Sam Shepard performed by Full Stage Productions at the Off Center Stage in Grass Valley. Remaining performances tonight and Saturday at 8 p.m. $13. 272-6432.
“Tumbleweed TV” musical comedy by John Driscoll presented at Off Broadstreet Theater in Nevada City. 8:15 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Aug. 7. $18 Thursdays and Sundays, $20 Fridays, and $22 Saturdays. Limited seating, advance reservations recommended. 265-8686.
Empire Mine State Historic Park public tours. Bourn Cottage tours 11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m., mine yard tours at noon, 2 and 4 p.m. $2 for 17 and older, children are free. Guided tours $1.50 per tour for adults. Park hours are 9 a.m.-6 p.m. 273-8522.
Music in the Mountains Summer Festival of Classics continues with Concerto for Piano with Bryan Wallick and Paul Perry at the Family Festival Center at the Nevada County Fairgrounds, 8 p.m. Tickets $15-$27 adults, $5-children 17 and under. 265-6124 or 800-218-2188.
Nevada City Carriage Company Carriage House tours at 431 Uren St. in Nevada City, 10 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, and noon Saturdays. Free. 265-8778.
Billy Bensing is at the Holbrooke Hotel in Grass Valley, 7 p.m. No cover. 273-1353.
Conquista Musical 12-piece Salsa Orquesta performs at Cooper’s saloon in Nevada City, 9:30 p.m. $5. 265-0116.
Danny Buttacavoli & The Nite Train perform smooth jazz and soul at Kirby’s Creekside in Nevada City, 8-11:30 p.m. No cover. 265-3445.
DJ Jamal Walker spins discs at Athens Kuzina Restaurant and Sports Bar, 9 p.m. No cover. 10100 Alta Sierra Dr. (formerly Schiedels).
Hollowfall, The Revenge and Free Radical performs at the Nevada Club, 108 W. Main St. in Grass Valley, 9 p.m. $4. 274-0947.
Jimmi Accardi plays rock ‘n’ roll at the National Hotel in Nevada City, 9 p.m. 265-4551.
Karaoke continues at the Holiday Cabaret in Grass Valley, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. No cover. 1255 E. Main. 272-6466.
Tom MacDonald is at Friar Tuck’s in Nevada City, 7:30 p.m. No cover.
Jay and Shelby will perform from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the Stonehouse Restaurant, 107 Sacramento St., Nevada City. No cover. 265-5050.
“Fun Friday” at downtown Grass Valley from 4-8 p.m. with a party following at the Holbrooke Hotel from 8-10 p.m. Must be 18 or older to participate. 272-8315.
5Rhythms moving meditation classes at Club Sierra in Grass Valley, 5:15-7:15 p.m. $8-members, $12-non members. 265-9119.
Country Western Dance with Cookie and Ed at Golden Empire Grange Hall, 11363 Grange Court in Grass Valley. Lessons 7:30-8:30 p.m., dance 8:30-11 p.m. $6. 265-7020.
Expressions School of Dance presents seventh annual recital, “Momentum 2004” and “The Garden of Make Believe,” at the Don Baggett Theatre. “Momentum,” begins at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and “The Garden of Make Believe,” at 1 p.m. Saturday. Tickets for “Momentum” are $12. Tickets for The Garden of Make Believe” are $6, both can be purchased at the door.
Golden Shoulders and opening acts Aaron Ross and Sarah Nelson are at Magic Theatre in Nevada City, 9:30 p.m. $5.
“Transformation” a Sierra Dance Institute show tonight and Saturday at 7 p.m. at Center for the Arts, 314 W. Main St., Grass Valley. $10 adults and $8 for students and seniors. Call to see if tickets are available. 477-7644.
Rough and Ready Rascals and Fruit Jar Packers perform at Gold Rush Casino, 106 E. Main St., Grass Valley. 477-6537. 8:00 p.m. Free.
MAMA Artplay Program for pre-schoolers 3-5 years old accompanied by a parent at the Madelyn Helling Library’s children’s room in Nevada City, 10-11 a.m. Free. 432-3080.
Saturday Morning Children’s Art Classes for children 6-years and older accompanied by parent at the Madelyn Helling Li-brary’s community room in Nevada City, 10-11:30 a.m. Free, donations accepted. 432-3080.
“Fully Committed” a one-man-show starring Gary Wright at the Nevada Theatre in Nevada City. See fri 25. june listing.
“Tumbleweed TV” a new musical comedy by John Driscoll will be presented at Off Broadstreet Theater in Nevada City. See Fri 25.june listing.
Empire Mine State Historic Park public tours. See fri 25. june listing.
First Annual Sierra Valley Arts Festival featuring Mumbo Gumbo at Calpine Community Park in Sierra Valley, noon until dusk. Tickets $20-adult in advance, $18-SCAC members advance, $25-adults at the gate, $20-SCAC members at the gate, $8-kids 6 to 16 years old in advance, $10-kids 6 to 16 years old at the gate, children under 6 are free. 289-YUBA.
Music in the Mountains Summer Festival of Classics continues with Jazz in the Pines at the Family Festival Center at the Nevada County Fairgrounds, 7:30 p.m. $15-$27 adults, $5-children 17 and under. 265-6124 or 800-218-2188.
Poto Festival at the Kissler Ranch, 15108 Auburn Road in Grass Valley, 6 p.m. $5-$15.
Sierra Knolls Vineyard and Winery barrel tasting in a 50′ cave, wine tasting and picnic on the patio from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays near Lake of the Pines. Free. 268-9225.
Nevada City Carriage Company Carriage House tours. See fri 25.june listing.
Billy Bensing at the Holbrooke Hotel in Grass Valley. See fri 25. june listing.
Cosmic Wobble plays psychedelic rock on the Harmony Ridge Market patio in Nevada City, 6 p.m. No cover.
Danny Buttacavoli & The Nite Train at Kirby’s Creekside in Nevada City. See fri 25.june listing.
Jay and Shelby at the Stone-house Restaurant. See fri 25.june listing.
Jimmi Accardi at the National Hotel in Nevada City. See fri 25.june listing.
Jimmy Townsend is at the Country Rose Cafe in Nevada City, 6-10 p.m. No cover. 300 Commercial St. 265-6248.
Karaoke at the Holiday Cabaret in Grass Valley. See fri 25.june listing.
Reggae Angels at Cooper’s saloon in Nevada City, 9:30 p.m. $5. 265-0116.
Tom MacDonald at Friar Tuck’s in Nevada City. See fri 25.june listing.
“You Can Paint” art class with The Magic Palette at the Center for the Arts in Grass Valley, 1-3 p.m. Beginners welcome. 477-7843 or 274-0388.
Ballroom Dancing 7-10 p.m., Golden Empire Grange, La Barr Meadows Road, Grass Valley. Live music. All ages welcome. Singles and couples. $6. 272-4190.
Cycle of Seasons for ages 3-5 at St. Joseph’s Cultural Center in Grass Valley, 10:45-11:30 a.m. Designed to awaken and develop your child’s inborn joy and talent for making music. $8.50. 274-2682.
Double Oak Vineyards & Winery public tours. See fri 25.june listing.
Expressions School of Dance presents seventh annual recital. See fri 25.june listing.
“Transformation” a Sierra Dance Institute’s show. See fri 25.june listing.
Family Music For Babies Class for newborns to 16 months at St. Joseph’s Cultural Center in Grass Valley, 11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. $8. 274-2682.
Family Music for Toddlers at St. Joseph’s Cultural Center in Grass Valley. See fri 25.june listing.
Kevin Nelson will discuss his book “The Golden Game, The Story of California Baseball” at the Book Seller in Grass Valley, 1 p.m. Free. 272-2131.
South Yuba River State Park historic covered bridge, scenic hiking trails, bird walks and special events. Gold panning Saturdays and Sundays 1-3 p.m. Free. Sunday, noon-4 p.m. 432-2546.
Western Mining Artifact Collectors Show & Sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Miners Foundry Cultural Center, 325 Spring St., Nevada City. $3. 265-2592.
Egyptian Art Show at E.J. Gold Fine Art, 120 Mill Street, Grass Valley, 530-271-2239.11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
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Six months ago, the future looked pretty bleak in terms of the live music scene, and I could not have predicted where we are now.