Mitch Hodges, stage manager for the “Phantom of the Opera” at Fresno's Saroyan Theater, shows a featured fixture of the show, the 2,000-pound chandelier, and some of the costumes, some more than 20 years old.
Fresno State guest artist, Cannupa Hanska Luger, of Glorieta, New Mexico, talks about what inspired him to create a sculpture titled “Pillar,” which consists of life-sized slip casts of Buffalo skull forms.
Cast members of StageWorks Fresno's production of "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" compete in a spelling bee directed by Fresno Bee entertainment reporter Donald Munro at Clovis North High School in Fresno. The show runs September 2-1
From backstage to on stage, actors from Good Company Players get ready for the regional premiere of "The Little Mermaid," based on the Disney movie and adapted from the Broadway musical. Dan Pessano directs the production, which runs March 17-May
Watch scenes from Fresno City College's rehearsal of "Mulan and the Battle on Black Mountain," written by Charles Erven on Monday, February 22, 2016 in Fresno. The production opens on February 26th and runs through March 5th.
The Junior Company, a troupe of 7-16 year-olds who open every show at Roger Rocka's Dinner Theatre, has entertained Fresnans over decades and opened doors for many budding young actors, dancers and singers. Video: Craig Kohlruss/The Fresno Bee/cko
Rep. Jim Costa, D-Fresno, describes conditions he saw Monday, June 18, 2018 on a visit to the California-Mexico border. Costa returned home via Fresno Yosemite International Airport where he held a Monday evening news conference.
Rep. Jim Costa, D-Fresno, talks about the "broken" immigration system on Monday, June 18, 2018, at a news conference at Fresno Yosemite International Airport. He was headed home from a visit Monday to the California-Mexico border.