Category: Other Arts

A few weekend pre-Halloween parties and attractions

Some folks are getting the jump on Halloween; here’s a brief list of weekend-before attractions and gatherings. FRIDAY, OCT. 26…

3 weeks ago

Samantha Paris reveals tricks of the voice acting trade

Veteran voice-over teacher Samantha Paris is planning an extraordinary promotional event for her memoir “Finding the Bunny” at the Books…

4 months ago

Holiday Events: Shop around the clock

Light the tree — or menorah — sing a carol or two, and check off items on gift lists. Here’s…

12 months ago

Bay to Breakers 2016

Photos from the annual Bay to Breakers race in San Francisco, Calif. Sunday, May 15, 2016. Thousands of runners and…

3 years ago

March 25-26: Foxtails Brigade, Petrified Forest, Karan Mahajan, Tommy Castro, Macy’s Flower Show, Lesli Margherita, David Grisman Sextet

FRIDAY, MARCH 25 Foxtails Brigade: The San Francisco band, fronted by Laura Weinbach and including musicians who have played with…

3 years ago

Feb. 2-3: Jay Mohr, Enforcer, Laura Lynne Jackson, T.J. Woodward, Marlon Williams, Megan Prelinger

TUESDAY, FEB. 2 Mohr Stories: Actor-comedian Jay Mohr brings his standup show to The City. [8 p.m., Cobb’s Comedy Club,…

3 years ago

San Francisco pauses its worries to celebrate Chinese New Year

Lion dancers and acrobats. Firecrackers and tiny poppers. Family meals and red envelopes. The return of the flower market and…

3 years ago

Berkeley Art Museum, Pacific Film Archive opens spiffy new building

The University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive is opening its extraordinary new downtown building on Sunday.…

3 years ago