Leslie Katz

Fall 2019 Arts Preview: Dance

From ballet to contemporary to folkloric, choreographers reveal the power of movement

Fall 2019 Arts Preview: Theater

Classic and contemporary stories come to stages across the Bay

Rocks off! Rolling Stones sound great in Santa Clara

No Filter tour serves up classic hits

Up-and-coming Merola singers fill Opera House stage

Powerful students sound like professionals in program finale

Good Day Aug. 18-20, 2019

Isley Brothers, Rolling Stones, Deborah LeSueur, Mahogany L. Browne, Tongo Eisen-Martin, Dobre Brothers, Mabel, Homeshake, SF International Piano Festival

19th Hardly Strictly Bluegrass announces Hot Tuna, Chuck Prophet, SF Girls Chorus

Caitlin Canty, Infamous Stringdusters, Kronos Quartet, Long Ryders, Hiss Golden Messenger, Poor Man’s Whiskey, Tank & the Bangas also to appear

San Francisco Opera cancels Plácido Domingo concert

Move comes in wake of news reports of sexual harassment

Outside Lands 2019 Day 3: Paul Simon, Leon Bridges, Kacey Musgraves, Anderson .Paak, Toro y Moi

Judah & the Lion, PJ Morton, Cherry Glazerr, Sheck Wes, Leven Kali round out 12th fest

19th Hardly Strictly Bluegrass announces Robert Plant, Emmylou Harris, Mary Gauthier, Yola

Mandolin Orange, Flor De Toloache, Whiskerman, Pimps of Joytime, Kurt Vile & The Violators, Wild Reeds also appear

Filipino ‘Hello, Love Goodbye’ deftly mixes romance, domestic work

Heartthrobs Kathryn Bernardo, Alden Richards are adorable

Treasure Island Music Festival canceled

Promoters point to ‘issues facing the site location’

Up-and-coming opera singers dazzle in devilish premiere

Merola scores with Heggie, Scheer commission ‘If I Were You’

19th Hardly Strictly Bluegrass adds Tanya Tucker, Daniel Norgren, Nikki Lane

Dry Branch Fire Squad, John Craigie, Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears, Sierra Hull also appearing

Weapons transform into eye-catching ‘Art of Peace’

YBCA exhibition aims to heal, end gun violence

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass to include Jackie Greene, Margo Price

19th event also features Calexico and Iron & Wine, Bettye LaVette, Steve Earle, Waterboys and more

Imagery’s Sketch 9 showcase brings on technology

Amy Seiwert, collaborators experiment with projections in new dances

Queen, renewed again, rocks San Jose

Band enjoys popularity in wake of hit 2018 biopic

Films opening July 12, 2019

‘Tattoo Uprising’ hosts Ed Hardy on July 15

Bay Area Musicals stages buoyant ‘Hairspray’

Show has catchy tunes, fun dancing, social statement

Amy and Fred chat to open Clusterfest

Three days of fun include comedy, music and ‘activations’