The American River Current

Actor uses the magic of theater to find inner ‘Beast’

Actor Branden Price runs through a scene during a rehearsal of

Brienna Edwards

October 26, 2017

A great monster bounds across the stage, each step is labored. Each breath heaving. His clothes hang upon his frame, hair hanging long down his shoulders obscuring his face. His very essences cries of sadness, of heartbreak, of pain untold. He stops center stage and begins to sing. The theat...

ARC’s “The Tempest” will end on May 1

Emmanuel Jimenez rehearses a scene for the American River College theater department's upcoming performance of

Nicole Kesler

April 29, 2016

American River College’s Theater Program started their run of “The Tempest”  Friday which will continue through May 1. Ticket prices are $15 for adults, $12 dollars for students with an ARC ID card and $8 for children.  Many ARC students attended the 8:00 p.m. showing held in the Theater Arts building....

ARC professor directs the Tempest

Tracy Martin Shearer at the latest rehearsal of her upcoming American River College production, the Tempest which will begin its run on April 22nd. (File Photo)

Shiavon Chatman

April 11, 2016

Tracy Martin Shearer has been teaching in the theater department at American River College for 20 years. Shearer attended ARC as an undergraduate student and worked on the American River Current student newspaper as the feature editor. Shearer has a Bachelor’s degree in theater and a Master’s in ...

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