Winter 2019 Arts Preview: Classical

Chamber, symphony and choral music fills concert halls throughout region. Here are some highlights: Ran Dank: The pianist performs Frederic…

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‘Acceptable Loss’ an unacceptable political drama

Jamie Lee Curtis supplies the ruthless, war-mongering goods in the supporting role of a Dick Cheney-like veep in the political…

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‘Serenity’ is a fishing-boat film noir turned sideways

“Serenity” starts like a traditional film noir, glossy and heated, with a drinking, smoking, terminally broke anti-hero and a gorgeous…

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Winter 2019 Arts Preview: Dance

The thriving Bay Area dance community -- and guests -- offer up plentiful performance options. San Francisco Ballet Program 1:…

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College Roundup: SF State wrestlers succeed on international swing

The San Francisco State men's wrestling team has struggled out of the gate this season, going just 4-8 in dual…

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As Oakland Athletics FanFest approaches, A’s welcome new faces

With FanFest scheduled for Saturday in Jack London Square, the Oakland Athletics are less than a month away from opening…

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Women’s lib comes alive in sensitive ‘When We Were Young’

If Sarah Treem’s engaging 2014 drama onstage at Custom Made Theatre Co. seems time-warpingly retro at first, consider the title:…

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