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Variety Of Entertainment Served Up In Newman
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The West Side Theatre in Newman is gearing up for of variety of performances and activities to kick off the new year.

Music and more will be featured; the West Side Theatre is at 1331 Main St., Newman. Call for more information, 209-862-4490 or visit

The 2017 Cosies are coming up on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017. Doors open at 6 p.m., the show starts at 7 p.m. Celebrating cosplayers and photographers from around Northern California. Tickets are $10, available online at or call the theatre. The 2017 Cosies will be preceded by a free event, Cosi Con, all day. The fun starts at Westside Theatre at 10 a.m. and goes until 4 p.m. with vendors, artists, special guests, and panels. Panels for the Con include Cosplay etiquette and anti-bulllying, Mermaids, Living with character (an Author Panel), Cosplay 101, Gaming, Celebrity Q&A and local dance performances. For more information, check out

Journey Revisited is a concert re-creation of the band Journey, set for Saturday, Jan. 14. Doors open at 7 p.m.; showtime at 8 p.m.

Tickets are $20 General Admission, $24 Reserved Section. Journey Revisited delivers fantastic harmonies and dynamic instrumentals, recreating note-for-note accurate renditions of Journey classics all in their
original keys.

Sourdough Slim’s Wild And Wooly Revue will bring outrageous humor and song in a show set for Saturday, Jan. 21. Doors open 7 p.m., with the show starting at 8 p.m.

Tickets are $20 General Admission, $24 Reserved Section.

An extravaganza featuring popular Gold Country old time music makers, Sourdough Slim and The Saddle Pals, Faux Renwah, and Robert Armstrong, this is a once-a-year opportunity to catch all these artists in a show together.

Rounding out the month of January will be Caravanserai, the Santana Tribute Band on Saturday, Jan. 28. Doors open at 7 p.m., showtime is at 8 p.m.

Tickets are $20 General Admission, $24 Reserved Section.


Caravanserai includes material from all eras of Santana’s 30-plus year history. From the 1969 hit Evil Ways to monster hit Smooth, as well as hits from Santana’s most recent CD release All That I Am, Caravanserai performs music to satisfy Santana fans young and old.