Arts & Entertainment

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

Good Day March 24-26, 2019

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

  • Mar 22, 2019

‘Falsettos’ hits high notes for chosen family values

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

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

‘Transit’ compellingly looks at refugees in peril

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

Materialism abounds in funny ‘Yoga Play’ at SF Playhouse

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

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

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

Hælos addresses climate change on ‘Any Random Kindness’

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

Meow Meow revels in cabaret’s intimate stories

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

Self-starter Nina Nesbitt finds pop chart success

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

‘Working is the best thing’ for Chita Rivera

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

‘Black Eagles’ tells sadly timely Tuskegee Airmen story

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

Chase Center to open with Metallica, San Francisco Symphony

Chase Center, the Warriors’ new stadium, will get christened with a concert…

New music and more in MTT’s final SF Symphony season

The San Francisco Symphony’s 2019-20 season, its final with music director Michael…

‘Hero’ a tasty look at franchise workers

Delightfully set in a strip mall submarine sandwich shop, Bess Wohl’s “American…

Spanglish Spoken Here: Josiah Luis Alderete and “the great American language”

“I love listening to the kids on Muni after school and hearing Spanglish being spoken,” said poet Josiah Luis Alderete.

Laughs abound in NCTC’s ‘Steve’

Meet Steven (Greg Ayers), a quip-prone, middle-aged gay man with middle-aged angst…

The Limerick Lane Cellars story is one of stewardship

Jake Bilbro is only the third owner in Limerick Lane Cellars’ 106-year…

Yee’s ‘Great Leap’ mixes hoops and hopes at ACT

Politics, culture clashes and generational divides are recurring themes for playwright Lauren…