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Don't know much about history? Laugh and learn

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Sutter Street Theatre presents “Complete History of America (Abridged),” written by Reed Martin, Austin Tichenor and Adam Long. The production is directed by Susan Mason. From Washington to Watergate, the Bering Strait to Boston, the New World to the New World Order, the play “is a roller coaster ride through the glorious and inglorious moments that make American history,” according to a press release issued by the theater. The cast includes Ryan Adame, Jessica Larrick and Michael Coleman in the comedy showcasing 600 years of history in two hours. “Complete History of America (Abridged)” plays at 8 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays (plus a special opening performance and reception on Thursday, July 1) and Sundays at 4 p.m. from July 1 through Aug. 15. Tickets range from $18 to $23. For reservations, call 353-1001. The theater is located at 717 Sutter St. in Folsom. ~ Staff report * * * KNOW AND GO What: “Complete History of America (Abridged)” When: Opens 8 p.m. Thursday for a special performance. Regular performances run at 8 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and at 4 p.m. on Sundays through Sunday, Aug. 15, Where: Sutter Street Theatre, 717 Sutter St., Folsom Cost: $18-$23 Info: 353-1001, sutterstreettheatre.com.