Sonoma Spotlight A daily five-minute interview about events, issues, activities and people in and around Sonoma County. Hosted by Roland Jacopetti at 7:53 am - inside Morning Edition - Monday through Friday on KRCB-FM 91.1/90.9

Sonoma Spotlight

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A daily five-minute interview about events, issues, activities and people in and around Sonoma County. Hosted by Roland Jacopetti at 7:53 am - inside Morning Edition - Monday through Friday on KRCB-FM 91.1/90.9

Most Recent Episodes

Biology of the Laguna de Santa Rosa Presented by Denise Cadman (Aired: March 16, 2020)

Biology of the Laguna de Santa Rosa Presentation by Denise Cadman Thursday, March 26, 6:00pm – 8:30pm Maybe you've walked the trail, attended a workshop at theLEC, or crossed over the Laguna on your way to or from West County – but whatis the Laguna de Santa Rosa, exactly, and why is it important? The topography,soil, and climate of the Santa Rosa Plain produce a mosaic of interwoven anddiverse habitats that provide homes to many different plants and animals,including rare and endemic species. This rich ecosystem makes the Laguna aspecial and significant place for us all. Join us for a lively visual journeyto meet some of the life of the Laguna and to gain deeper understanding andconnection to our shared home environment. Denise Cadman has been an environmental steward of theLaguna for more than 25 years. She grew up in the wilds of Rincon Valley andearned her BA, secondary teaching credential, and Master of Arts degree inbiology from Sonoma State University. She works as an Environmental Specialistfor the City of Santa Rosa focused on creek stewardship, environmentaleducation and resource management. Additionally, she teaches at Santa RosaJunior College as an adjunct faculty member in the Life Science Department.Denise has been integral to teaching and inspiring a love of the Laguna throughthe Laguna Foundation's docent training program since its inception in 1998.Denise attributes her career in natural resource management to a love of birds. Pre-registration required: $14 (non-refundable) REGISTER HERE https://media.krcb.org/podcast/sonoma_spotlight/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Spot_03.16.20_LagunaBiology_MAR_16_0-05-00.000.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | RSS

Biology of the Laguna de Santa Rosa Presented by Denise Cadman (Aired: March 16, 2020)

Raven on the Road Presents The Germans Upstairs (Aired: March 12, 2020)

The Germans Upstairs Raven Players March 19 – 28, 2020 Two German officers are billeted at the home of a Jewishfamily on the outskirts of Paris in 1940. One officer is drawn to the woman ofthe house, and she to him in this moving, star-crossed love story. By Francine Schwartz Directed by Ron Nash Showtime is 8:00 pm. Join us for opening night March 19th and stay afterward fora celebratory toast to the cast and crew! Tickets: $28 Adults $25 Seniors (65+) $5 Students (w/ID) Thursday Value Nights, Adults & Seniors are 2 for 1. BUYTICKETS This is a Raven on the Road production, seating is limited. Location: Hudson Street Wineries 428 Hudson St. Healdsburg, CA 95448 (707) 433-6335 https://media.krcb.org/podcast/sonoma_spotlight/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/SPOT_03.12.20_RAVEN_ON_THE_ROAD_MAR-12.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | RSS

Raven on the Road Presents The Germans Upstairs (Aired: March 12, 2020)

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with Culann's Hounds (Aired: March 11, 2020)

For 20 years, Culann's Hounds has been delivering highenergy Celtic music from America to Europe. With 5 albums under their belt,these veterans have played more shows than most bands have had hot meals.Rousing rebel songs, ballads, drinking songs, and a dose of scorching fiddletunes are their fare, and on St Patrick's Day 2020, they plan to bring their Agame. Make sure you have a seat for this one. Tickets: $20 Advance $25 At Door $15 Students 10 and under free Before 3/14/2020 a discount of $5.00 will apply to all General Registrants. BUYTICKETS Location: Sebastopol Center for the Arts 282 S. High Street Sebastopol, CA 95472 (707) 829-4797 info@sebarts.org (Photo: Courtesy of the artist) https://media.krcb.org/podcast/sonoma_spotlight/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/SPOT_03.11.20_CULLINS_ST_PATRICK_MAR-11.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | RSS

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with Culann's Hounds (Aired: March 11, 2020)

Sonoma County Bluegrass & Folk Festival (Aired: March 10, 2020)

Sonoma County Bluegrass & Folk Festival Analy High School Auditorium Saturday, March 14, 2020 https://media.krcb.org/podcast/sonoma_spotlight/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Spot_03.10.20_SoCoBluegrassFest_MAR_10.mp3 Podcast: target="_blank" href="https://feeds.feedblitz.com/~/t/0/0/krcbsonomaspotlight/~https://media.krcb.org/podcast/sonoma_spotlight/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Spot_03.10.20_SoCoBluegrassFest_MAR_10.mp3" target="_blank" title="Play in new window" onclick="return powerpress_pinw('https://media.krcb.org/podcast/sonoma_spotlight/?powerpress_pinw=2030-podcast');" rel="nofollow">Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | RSS

Sonoma County Bluegrass & Folk Festival (Aired: March 10, 2020)

Mary Page Marlowe at the Roustabout Theater (Aired: March 9, 2020)

Mary Page Marlowe Roustabout Theater March 13 – 29, 2020 Roustabout's Professional Ensemble presents the Bay Areapremiere of Pulitzer Prize-winner Tracy Letts's "gripping new play" (New YorkTimes), Mary Page Marlowe. This "smartly constructed and quite moving play"(Time Out Chicago) about eleven defining moments in one woman's life will makeyou re-think the impact that an 'ordinary' life can have. Showtimes: March 13, 14, 20, 21, 27 and 28 at 8:00 pm March 29 at 3:00 pm Tickets: $30 Adults $26 Seniors & Students BUYTICKETS Location: Luther Burbank Center for the Arts Carton Cabaret Wurst Stage 50 Mark West Springs Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95403 (707) 546-3600 https://media.krcb.org/podcast/sonoma_spotlight/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Spot_03.09.20_MaryPageMarlowe_MAR_09.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | RSS

Mary Page Marlowe at the Roustabout Theater (Aired: March 9, 2020)

A Historic Evening with Anne Frank's Step-Sister Eva Schloss (Aired: March 6, 2020)

A Historic Evening with Anne Frank's Step-Sister Petaluma Veterans Building Thursday, March 19, 2020 @ 7:00 pm This year marks 75 years since the liberation of Auschwitzand Anne's death. Enter the world of Anne Frank as told by her stepsister andchildhood friend. Come touch history in a way Petaluma will never be able toagain. Anne's 92-year-old stepsister will be appearing in person at thePetaluma Veterans Building. Don't miss this unique and historic opportunity.Hear a firsthand account of young Anne Frank and of Eva's survival against allodds, and how she rebuilt her life out of the shadows of darkness and ashes ofdestruction. Be inspired to never give up hope and always see the light at theend of the tunnel. The evening will be moderated by Elly Lichenstein, CinnabarTheater's Artistic Director. Open to the entire community! Doors open at 6:00 pm VIP Reception at 5:30 pm Tickets: $25 General Admission $15 Students $50 Preferred seating $100 VIP Meet & Greet BUYTICKETS www.AnneFrankPetaluma.com Location: Petaluma Veterans Building 1094 Petaluma Boulevard South Petaluma, CA 94952 https://media.krcb.org/podcast/sonoma_spotlight/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Spot_03.06.20_EvaSchlossEvent_MAR_06.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | RSS

A Historic Evening with Anne Frank's Step-Sister Eva Schloss (Aired: March 6, 2020)

Breaking Into Birdwatching with Teresa & Miles Tuffli (Aired: March 5, 2020)

Breaking Into Birdwatching Presentation with Teresa & Miles Tuffli Thursday, March 12, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Calling all new birders and bird-curious folks! Are you anew birdwatcher or curious about how to even get started? Join us for anevening at Heron Hall where we'll discuss how to break into the world ofbirdwatching. Discover the best places and times to look for birds and howto locate them. Learn the art of HOW to look at a bird, including the mostimportant things to notice when you see one you don't recognize. We'll give youtips on using binoculars, getting the most out of your field guide, and evenhow to start birding by ear! We'll touch upon bird behavior and discuss theimportance of understanding the shared characteristics within some common birdfamilies. To wrap up, we'll look at photographs of some common birds in SonomaCounty, and use our new knowledge to analyze them together and practice the artof how to look at a bird. We'll send you home with our best advice on how tokeep learning and growing your birdwatching abilities. If you're excited to take your new knowledge out in thefield for a test spin, please also register to join us for the corresponding"Beginners Birding Walk at the Laguna de Santa Rosa" on Saturday, March 14. Miles and Teresa Tuffli are avid birders from Sonoma County.They especially love helping fellow nature-lovers and "bird-curious" folks takethe next step of getting into the field to enjoy the bird world! They've ledguided bird walks for the Point Reyes Birding & Nature Festival, LandPaths,Marin Audubon Society, and Point Reyes National Seashore Association's FieldInstitute. Miles and Teresa also enjoy volunteering their time with many localnature-based organizations. Learn more about them at their website and blog:I'm Birding Right Now. Registration: $14 (non-refundable). Pre-registration required. REGISTER HERE. https://media.krcb.org/podcast/sonoma_spotlight/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Spot_03.05.20_Birdwatching_MAR_05.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | RSS

Breaking Into Birdwatching with Teresa & Miles Tuffli (Aired: March 5, 2020)

Israeli Film Festival Continues with Tel Aviv on Fire (Aired: March 4, 2020)

Israeli Film Festival 2020 Tel Aviv on Fire Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 1:00 pm & 7:00 pm JCC Sonoma County Presents the 5th Annual Israeli FilmFestival 2020 running March 3rd – 31st, 2020 at theRialto Cinemas® in Sebastopol. The selected films include big award winners anda BAY AREA PREMIERE. The festival continues with Tel Aviv on Fire on Tuesday,March 17, 1:00 pm and 7:00 pm. His uncle hands young Palestinian Salam an assistant job onthe soap opera "Tel Aviv on Fire." When he is suddenly stopped on his dailycommute to work at an Israeli military checkpoint, he pretends to be thescreenwriter to get through. But the tough officer Assi – whose wife loves theshow – has a few storyline ideas of his own. Salam is trapped in a hilariousand impossible situation. With a shared love of stories, soaps, and hummus,this delicious film walks the fine comedic line of the Israeli-Palestinianconflict. Winner of Best Film at the Venice Film Festival and BestScreenplay at the Ophir Academy Awards. Comedy, 2019, Israel/Luxembourg/France, 96 min, Hebrew andArabic with English Subtitles See you at the movies! Tickets: $11 General BUY TICKETS *NOTE* Rialto Cinemas® Sebastopol is regularly sanitizingdoor handles and all surfaces. Hand sanitizer and wet wipes will be available at the boxoffice and the door to the cinema. We recommend purchasing tickets in advance and downloadingyour tickets to your smartphone, as we have hands-free scanning. Out of concern for the community, should you be sneezing orcoughing, please refrain from attending. Location: Rialto Cinemas® 6868 McKinley Street Sebastopol, CA 95472 (707) 528-4222 https://media.krcb.org/podcast/sonoma_spotlight/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Spot_03.04.20_TelAvivOnFire_MAR_04.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | RSS

Israeli Film Festival Continues with Tel Aviv on Fire (Aired: March 4, 2020)

The Flick at Left Edge Theater (Aired: March 3, 2020)

The Flick Left Edge Theater Company March 6 – 29, 2020 Winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. In a run-down movie theater in central Massachusetts, threeunderpaid employees mop the floors and attend to one of the last 35-millimeterfilm projectors in the state. Their tiny battles and not-so-tiny heartbreaksplay out in the empty aisles, becoming more gripping than the lackluster,second-run movies on screen. With keen insight and a finely tuned comic eye,The Flick is a hilarious and heart-rending cry for authenticity in afast-changing world. Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French Publishing. Written by Annie Baker. Directed by Chris Ginesi. Showtimes: Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 8:00 pm Sunday at 2:00 pm ​Tickets: $28 General $42 VIP $15 Thursday showings BUYTICKETS Info@leftedgetheatre.com Location: Left Edge Theater Luther Burbank Center for the Arts 50 Mark West Springs Road Santa Rosa, CA 95403 (707) 546-3600 https://media.krcb.org/podcast/sonoma_spotlight/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Spot_03.03.20_TheFlick_MAR_03.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | RSS

The Flick at Left Edge Theater (Aired: March 3, 2020)

Cinnabar's 4th Annual Broadway Bash (Aired: February 14, 2020)

Cinnabar's 4th Annual Broadway Bash DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Sonoma Wine Country – RP Saturday, February 29, 2020, at 6:00 pm Come to the Broadway Bash and revel in a marvelous evening of champagne, cocktails, fine dining, wine, and beer; along with superb entertainment and fun at the DoubleTree Wine Country Hotel in Rohnert Park. Hosted by Petaluma's own SF Giants in-game reporter Amy G,our mainstage show "ENCORES" features songs from previously performed andcherished musicals, sung by favorite Cinnabar performers. The two-act show alsofeatures Young Rep performers and alumni, stage veteran Clark Sterling, andvery special guest Christopher Young, currently performing in the SF cast ofHAMILTON. The evening begins with a cocktail reception in the lobby, followed by a catered sit-down dinner in the elegant ballroom of the Doubletree Hotel. Stay in your seat for the show, and enjoy the Live Auction and Sneak Preview of the upcoming season. Broadway-themed silent auction items will be on display in the lobby. All proceeds benefit Cinnabar Theater. It's the best ofCinnabar in a celebration and performance you won't want to miss! Your choice of dinner entrée included: Toasted pecan-crusted Mary's organic chicken breast with apricot glaze Herb crusted salmon with saffron beurre blanc Vegetarian Option Tickets: $125 General – single $1000 Table for 8 – Reserved BUYTICKETS Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Sonoma Wine Country One Doubletree Drive Rohnert Park, CA 94928 https://media.krcb.org/podcast/sonoma_spotlight/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Spot_02.14.20_BroadwayBash_FEB_14.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | RSS

Cinnabar's 4th Annual Broadway Bash (Aired: February 14, 2020)

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