El Dorado Musical Theatre

Musical theater group focuses on creating future leaders

Building better people, with a solid foundation, is the ultimate goal of one regional theatrical organization. Rick Wilson, CEO of El Dorado Musical Theatre, said the organization ...

Golfing for the performing arts

El Dorado Musical Theatre has been helping kids develop self-confidence through the performing arts for 13 seasons and will be hosting a golf tournament on Monday, Aug. 18 at Serra ...

Mentor moment: El Dorado Musical Theatre's older actors step aside to let younger actors take spotlight

EL DORADO HILLS, CA - On a warm afternoon in mid-June, 130 young performers busily prepared to take a turn in the spotlight for Disney’s “The Jungle Book, Jr.” I ...

‘Thoroughly Modern Millie’ graces stage at Harris Center in Folsom

“Thoroughly Modern Millie” is a delightful romp through 1920s New York as seen through the eyes of a wide-eyed young girl with aspirations of marrying well. The story ...

‘Millie’ star reflects on 12 years with El Dorado Musical Theatre

FOLSOM, CA - When the curtain rises this weekend for El Dorado Musical Theatre’s latest show, “Thoroughly Modern Millie,” it will mark the 49th production for Jul ...

‘Peter Pan’ pits eternal youth against growing up

It’s only fitting my two youngest – ages 5 and 2 – would have their first live theatrical experience be “Peter Pan.” The show, put on by El Dorado Mu ...

El Dorado Musical Theatre actors get into 'Peter Pan' roles by shoring locks

EL DORADO HILLS, CA - For two young female actors, entering the world of Neverland meant lopping their locks. While not a requirement, both of the actors playing the title role in ...

‘Bye Bye Birdie’ recalls bygone era with El Dorado Musical Theatre

One thing’s for sure – kids today are different than they were in the ‘50s. Ducktails have gone the way of the Dodo bird, and teens meet for mocha frappuccinos in ...

Sixties biz, musical revue and Grimm tale hit regional stages

Well, I’ve done the research to save our readers time. Here’s a list of some of my choices in the region for May. Enjoy. Chautauqua Playhouse 5325 Engle Road, Carmich ...

El Dorado Musical Theatre actors delve into roles just weeks after finishing previous show

Coming off a successful run for “Legally Blonde” in February and March, dozens of local actors found themselves immersed in new roles and parts for the April opening of ...