Arts & Entertainment

Formulaic ‘Underwater’ can’t escape the influence of ‘Alien’

But Kristen Stewart appeals in horror thriller

  • Jan 9, 2020

Red Hot Chili Peppers, Dave Matthews Band, Stevie Nicks, Miley Cyrus, Khalid at BottleRock

Brandi Carlile, Janelle Monáe, Zedd, Avett Brothers also among dozens of acts in three-day lineup

IDER’s in perfect harmony, Los Lobos reminisce

Young U.K. duo, vetern rockers in The City this week

Good Day Jan. 8-9, 2020

Molly Brenner in I’m Coming, Henry Puna, The Jeanines, Midweek Metal Madness, E. J. Koh, Who’s Your Mami Comedy, Larry Arrington No Quarter, Cedric Burnside, Under the Knife, Andrew Rader, Capitol Steps

  • Jan 8, 2020

19th Sketchfest kicks off with Porch Light storytelling stars

Hundreds of comics slated to appear in myriad shows across SF

Women gave voice to 2020 Golden Globes’ most political moments

Patricia Arquette, Kate McKinnon, Michelle Williams make pointed statements

Meet your mixologist and a smoking cocktail

“I like to experiment, especially with my vodka drinkers.”

  • Jan 5, 2020

Three sensational days in Singapore

Dining experiences abound in charming city-state

David Talbot survives stroke with humor

Editor’s journalistic memoir a quick, heartfelt read

  • Jan 4, 2020

A filmmaker finds his home in San Francisco

Dr. Hassan Zee didn’t intend to make San Francisco his home when he immigrated to the U.S. from Pakistan

Good Day Jan. 5-7, 2020

Know Your Meme-Stitching Viral Phenomena, Durst Presents The Big Fat Comedy Kiss Off, Asian Art Museum Family Fun Day, Live Doctor Who, W. Kamau Bell and Adam Mansbach, Willie Nelson, George Cole

  • Jan 4, 2020

Films opening Friday, Jan. 3, 2020

Tim Roth, Clive Owen star in ‘Song of Names’

  • Jan 3, 2020

San Francisco bids farewell to ‘Beach Blanket Babylon’

Beloved hat-filled show ends 45-year run

SF Symphony premieres MTT’s ‘Meditations on Rilke’

German poet’s evocative writing at center of ‘Love and Lyricism’ concerts

Patrick Warburton takes pains to be more than a lunkhead

Comic of ‘Seinfeld’ fame returns to standup after decades

Good Day Jan. 2-4, 2020

Head Over Heels, PolySHAMory, Death Valley High, A Year with Frog and Toad, Marty Nemko, This Charming Band, Vintage Paper Fair, When Doves Cry

  • Jan 2, 2020

Good Day Jan. 1-2, 2020

John Oliver, Polar Bear Ice Skate, Village Project’s Kwanzaa 2019, It’s A New Day + Breakfast of Champions, Supper of Survivors Dance Party, SF Botanical Garden, Pacific Mambo Orchestra

  • Jan 1, 2020

Fifty years later, the Cockettes are still kicking

Stage show celebrates legacy of ‘androgynous freaks’ ‘stickin’ it to the man’

Farewell to artists who died in 2019

As 2020 begins, take a moment to remember some greats

  • Jan 1, 2020

2019: The best in film

Critics love director Bong Joon-ho’s ‘Parasite’

  • Dec 31, 2019