Early Summer Guide

Cotati, CA. ~ The 28th Annual Nonprofi t, Multi-cultural Co- tati Accordion Festival,


Petaluma, CA. ~ Cinnabar Theater closes its 45th season with the Tom Jones-Harvey Schmidt musical The Fantas- ticks, directed by Elly Lichen- stein with musical direction by Mary Chun. The Fantasticks holds the

world’s record for longest- running musical and with good reason:

it’s a timeless fable

of love that manages to be funny and romantic; nostal- gic and universal, rolled into one charming show, featuring songs like “Try to Remember” and “Soon It’s Gonna Rain.” The narrator, El Gallo, asks

the audience to use their imagi- nation and follow him into a

world of moonlight and magic. The boy and girl fall in love, then grow apart and fi nd their way back to each other after realizing the truth in El Gallo’s words that, “without a hurt, the heart is hollow.” Performances are June 8-24:

Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m.; Sundays at 2 p.m. Tick- ets are $25-$45 with reserva- tions strongly suggested. Call the box offi ce (707) 763-8920 Tuesday-Friday 10am to 3pm, or buy tickets online at cinnab-

Cinnabar Theater is located at 3333 Petaluma Blvd. North, Petaluma.

“Woodstock of the Accordion World”, will be taking place this coming August 18th & 19th in La Plaza Park in downtown Co- tati, Ca.


ally acclaimed virtuosos from Italy, Finland and Germa- ny, joined by an ongoing two day dance party featuring fi ve zydeco bands, will all be at the famed multi-generational event. Don’t miss the Jam Tent, the Polka Tent, the Stu- dent Stage, the alternative Ac- cordion Apocalypse Stage, the Zydeco Dance Party, the two

CINNABAR’S 45th SEASON CLOSES WITH “THE FANTASTICKS” Dont Miss the “Woodstock of the Accordion World”

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main stages, the Redwood Cafe Friday show, and over 70 ven- dors, food, wine and beer. Tickets are available


line at www. cotatifest.

com; at all Oliver’s Mar- kets; The Last Record Store,: Peo- ple’s Music; and Tall Toad Music at $17.00 in ad- vance, $27.00

for both days, and $19.00 at the gate.

For more information call

Scott Goree at (707)479-5481, CAF at (707)664-0444, 1-888- 559-2576, email at info@cotat-, or write to C.A.F., P.O. Box 809, Cotati, Ca., 94931.

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When she got off the another woman told her, “that so nice of you to comfort little Marge.” The woman looked puzzled, “No, my daughter’s name is Ann, I’m Marge”

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