Arts & Entertainment

Where the dinosaurs roam in Golden Gate Park

Cal Academy’s ‘Dino Days’ continue through May 5

Citizen Cope’s seventh album worth the six-year wait

Folk-rocker Citizen Cope (born Clarence Greenwood) didn’t intend to take six years…

Twenty One Pilots, Childish Gambino, Paul Simon headline 12th Outside Lands

Twenty One Pilots and Childish Gambino join Paul Simon as the headliners…

  • Mar 26, 2019

Dave Hause enjoys his rock ‘n’ roll hybrid life

At 41, Philadelphia-bred, Santa Barbara-based roots-rocker Dave Hause doesn’t mind being perceived…

‘Falsettos’ hits high notes for chosen family values

Creating a chosen family is a concept that blends well with progressive…

Chefs and sommeliers join forces to end childhood hunger

An estimated one in six children in America lives with hunger, including more than one in five kids in California.

Good Day March 24-26, 2019

SUNDAY, MARCH 24 Catherine Russell: Bay Area Cabaret presents the Grammy Award-winning…

  • Mar 22, 2019

Dave Matthews, Phil Collins, Black Keys, Chainsmokers, Paul Simon coming to SF

Chase Center, the Warriors’ new stadium, will get christened Sept. 6 with…

  • Mar 22, 2019

73rd Macy’s Flower Show blasts off into space

The 73rd annual Macy’s Flower Show takes visitors a trip to outer…

‘The OA’ brings Brit Marling to San Francisco

By Joshua Rotter Special to S.F. Examiner Brit Marling wasn’t satisfied with…

  • Mar 22, 2019

Films opening Friday, March 22, 2019

The Aftermath: In postwar Germany, tensions arise when a British colonel (Jason…

  • Mar 22, 2019

Good Day March 21-23, 2019

California Historical Society railroad exhibitions, Little Boy book release, Lamplighters Music Theatre, In The Belly of the Eagle, Watsky, Deathtrap, Isaac Mizrahi, Mark Foehringer’s Dance Theatre, Urban Retreat, Craig Jessup, William T. Wiley

  • Mar 21, 2019

Materialism abounds in funny ‘Yoga Play’ at SF Playhouse

The road to enlightenment is paved with stress and subterfuge in “Yoga…

‘Transit’ compellingly looks at refugees in peril

German filmmaker Christian Petzold pointedly transports the Holocaust to current times and…

Peele expertly follows ‘Get Out’ with startling and wildly entertaining ‘Us’

Jordan Peele’s “Us” attempts the impossible job of following the sensation that…

‘Black Eagles’ tells sadly timely Tuskegee Airmen story

Injustice is a fertile seed for good drama. So is aspiration. Both…

Meow Meow revels in cabaret’s intimate stories

Australian-born, British-based singer Melissa Madden Gray, asked about her stage performances (from…

‘Working is the best thing’ for Chita Rivera

By the time most people see their 80s, thoughts of work are…

Self-starter Nina Nesbitt finds pop chart success

After being discovered by Ed Sheeran when she asked for songwriting advice…

Hælos addresses climate change on ‘Any Random Kindness’

Hælos multi-instrumentalist-producer Dom Goldsmith is a perfectionist when it comes to his…