Arts & Entertainment

Films opening Friday, Nov. 1, 2019

10th SF Dance film fest begins with ‘Queen + Bejart: Ballet For Life’

  • Nov 1, 2019

Kasi Lemmons describes joys, trials of making ‘Harriet’

Filmmaker calls Tubman biopic a ‘freedom’ film

Jimmy O. Yang revels in playing the trickster

‘Silicon Valley’ star upends norms with wry take on immigrant experience

Good Day Oct. 31-Nov. 2, 2019

Death and the Artist, Jackie Evancho, Lenora Lee Dance, Lincoln Mitchell, Electric Guest, Blue Man Group, Kathy Griffin, Madonna, Lucinda Williams, SF Symphony Dia de los Muertos, Festival of Altars, Jaymes Young

  • Oct 31, 2019

Natasha Bedingfield back on radar with ‘Kick It’

Songwriter stays busy with numerous collaborations

Penelope Isles a fun brother-sister act

Lily and Jack Wolter grew up in unique Isle of Man

Good Day Oct. 30-31, 2019

Adriana Calcanhotto, David Guttenfelder, Kikagaku Moyo, Dermot Kennedy, Mother Hips, Elevada, Noah Kahan, Noche Flamenca, Driven, Hunchback of Notre Dame, Amendola Vs. Blades, Mxmtoon,

  • Oct 30, 2019

‘Soft Power’ showcases world-changing art

SFMOMA exhibition inspires visitors to take political action

Rhyming John Lithgow takes on Trump

Author-illustrator’s new satire is ‘Dumpty’

Justin Townes Earle looks at downtrodden in ‘Lost Causes’

Songwriter also discussing duets album with his dad

SF Lives: A dancer on a mission

“I was one of those kids always on the bleachers when their…

Rubinoos play not far from home

Berkeley-bred pop rockers join forces with SF’s Chuck Prophet

The joy of jewelry in Jaipur

World gemstone capital offers dazzling delights

Taking direct consumer wine distribution to a new level

Following a similar model to Netflix, HBO and others in the film industry, Wine Access, is now partnering with established winemakers to produce their own exclusive wines.

Good Day Oct. 27-29, 2019

Lizzo, AXIS Dance Company, Halloween at Aquarium of the Bay, Dinosaur Jr., Jordan Rakei, Aoxomoxoa 50th Anniversary Celebration, Ella Morton, Pete Souza, Richard Goode, Jarett Kobek

  • Oct 26, 2019

‘Good Doctor’s’ Antonia Thomas touts show’s diversity

Actress visits SF support women of color on TV, in business

Films opening Friday, Oct. 25, 2019

‘Gift’ explores connections between creating art and act of giving

  • Oct 25, 2019

Springsteen contemplates with class in ‘Western Stars’

The Boss makes directorial debut in concert doc

Lucy Dacus tackles fear on ‘Historian’

Indie rocker calls sophomore album ‘hopeful’

Recently reunited Vivian Girls leave the past behind

New album ‘Memory’ marks return to form for beloved rock trio