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This Week At The State

New Release
Feb. 2 - 9, 2023
New Release
Feb. 2 - 9, 2023
Nick Flicks
Feb. 3 - 13, 2023

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New Release
Feb. 2 - 9, 2023
New Release
Feb. 2 - 9, 2023
Nick Flicks
Feb. 3 - 13, 2023
Donuts, Coffee and Cartoons
Feb. 4, 2023
Feb. 4, 2023
Oscars At The State
Feb. 10 - 13, 2023

Live Events

On Stage

An Evening of Black Joy

Feb. 18, 2023
Concerts

Kat Country 103 Presents Country Chaos

Feb. 21, 2023
Comedy

We Own The Laughs: Modesto

Feb. 24, 2023
Concerts

Jose Feliciano

Feb. 26, 2023
Concerts

Journey & Def Leppard Revisted

Mar. 11, 2023
Oscars At The State

Red Carpet Party

Mar. 12, 2023

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Movies On My Mind

“The World Turned Upside Down: The Transformative Energy of Cabaret” By Arnold Anthony Schmidt Powerful art often comes out of personal experiences, especially experiences undergone at moments of profound historical and social transformation. Such is the case with Bob Fosse’s Cabaret (1972), which stars Liza Minnelli, Michael York, and Joel Grey. Set in 1931, the […]

Movies On My Mind

“Trading Places: A Comic Switch with an Eye on Eddie Murphy” By Arnold Anthony Schmidt Most of us have spent time daydreaming about “what if?” What if we were richer? Smarter? More athletic? Less shy? Lots of things. In the course of dreaming, we perhaps consider which person in the world we’d like to change […]

Movies On My Mind

“The Manchurian Candidate: A Political Thriller That Packs a Wallop”  By Arnold Anthony Schmidt  Back in the day, talk of the Beatles and “Beatle-mania” saturated the news. My mother claimed that, when it came pop star frenzy, her generation had all of us (then) young people beat. After all, she’d been one of the thousands of […]

Movies On My Mind

Spectacle & Personality: Sofia Coppola’s Marie Antoinette  By Arnold Anthony Schmidt  Legend has it that Marie Antoinette, when confronted with the poverty of breadless peasants, reportedly said “let them eat cake.” This is one of those “facts” that we all know about the eighteenth-century French queen, and it’s actually not true. For the many who […]

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