Arts & Entertainment

Good Day Feb. 27-29, 2020

Smuin Dance Series 01, Chinese Culture Center open house, Olivia O’Brien, New Moon Duo, Precita Eyes Final Fridays Social, Jenn Colella, Black Choreographers Festival, Guster, Special Olympics 5K/10K & Polar Plunge, Slow Hollows, Eric Silverman

  • Feb 27, 2020

Sting builds tuneful ‘Last Ship’

Vivid score, great singers buoy pop star’s musical

Good Day Feb. 26-27, 2020

Marcia Chatelain, Kara Cooney, Lonnie G. Bunch III, Heena Patel, Zai Divecha, Black Violin, Bob Stephens tribute, Toni Morrison tribute, Mystery of Edwin Drood, Tove Lo

  • Feb 26, 2020

Berkeley Art Museum shows Rosie Lee Tompkins’ brilliant quilts

Innovator brought new dimension to textile artistry

New music from Miranda Lambert, Best Coast, The Seshen

Artists deal with, and overcome, darkness in latest projects

Oceano Wines brings the taste of San Luis Obispo to the East Coast

Rachel Martin, who co-founded Oceano Wines in San Luis Obispo can truly be described as bicoastal.

Three perfect days in sensational Sydney

Clean, walkable city is both friendly and diverse

‘Un-Trumping America’ a riveting call to arms

Dan Pfeiffer’s funny book will inspire readers to vote

  • Feb 23, 2020

Oprah brings her 2020 vision to Chase Center

TV star, mogul shares wellness advice, personal stories

Good Day Feb. 23-25, 2020

Avedis Chamber Music Series, Phora, Sonya Rapoport: Biorhythm, Blindspotting, John Sayles, Sarah McLachlan, CatVideoFest, ZZ Ward, Hollow Coves

  • Feb 22, 2020

‘AI Sensorium’ takes on the technological age

Kinetech Arts dancers, designers aim to show dangers of digital era

Raphael Saadiq takes deeply personal turn on new album

Singer reflects on his late brother in ‘Jimmy Lee’

‘Human Ounce’ engagingly explores art and responsibility

‘The Supers’ packed with clowning and chaos

Good Day Feb. 20-22, 2020

SF Ferry Building Third Thursdays, William Vollmann, Hot Tuna, David Bromberg, Tuck and Patti, Lisa Hilton, San Francisco Tribal Textile Art Show, American Indian Art Show, Oprah Winfrey, CatVideoFest, Mardi Gras Carnival

  • Feb 20, 2020

‘Ordinary Love,’ ‘And Then We Danced’ at the movies

Performances shine in stories about cancer, romance

Black like Bey

SFMOMA showcases photographer Dawoud Bey’s beautiful, sociopolitical images

Winter hikes in Northern California’s snowy mountains

Here are some favorite day trips in our area, arranged from easiest to more challenging.

Good Day Feb. 19-20, 2020

Disney on Ice, Barbara Rose Brooker, Leslie Jordan, Ride Your Wave, Conor Dougherty, Kandace Srpings, Full Monty, Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival, Last Ship, YBCA Community Culture Free Day

  • Feb 19, 2020

Michael Des Barres, William DuVall, The Amazons in town

Veteran rockers boast long, varied careers

Pauly Shore, aka The Weasel, loves to make people happy

Lovably eccentric performer brings his antics to Cobb’s