Lou Fancher

Activists unite for change at YBCA 100 Summit

For each one of the 100 people and organizations being honored at…

Hearst’s journal Alta celebrates first anniversary

Publishing the debut issue of the Journal of Alta California in October…

Hundreds of authors on tap for 19th SF Litquake

There is astounding quality and quantity (including free or $5 and $10…

Artists of color reclaim heritage in ‘Black Woman is God’

Having established firm roots, defying gravity, resisting withering and growing in leaps…

SF aerial arts fest looks back and moves forward

With obvious connections to circus and a vertical movement platform tilted 90-degrees…

‘Little Girls in Pretty Boxes’ sadly remains relevant

For every elite gymnast or figure skater profiled in sports journalist Joan…

Cal Shakes’ ‘Everybody’ ponders life and death

Taking an urgent, here-and-now approach, California Shakespeare Theater’s West Coast premiere of…

Review: Oakland Athletics exhibit at the Oakland Museum of California is a disappointment

With the Oakland Athletics coming out of the All-Star break as one…

Peter Coyote’s life has enough drama for multiple memoirs

Peter Coyote’s intriguing second memoir “The Rainman’s Third Cure: An Irregular Education”…

App promises good book tips from respected authors

A common question asked of authors by people at bookstore signings and…

SAFEhouse showcases up-and-coming choreographers

Fortunately, SAFEhouse Executive Director Joe Landini didn’t learn his lines from a…

Design master Rob Forbes promotes new ways of seeing

It’s one of life’s ironies that after our infant brains perform the…

‘Inside Out’ drawings reveal Pixar’s elaborate process

Human emotions are a riddle – a never-ending game decorated with slip-sloppy…