Arts & Entertainment

Good Day June 2-4, 2019

Wild 94.9’s WAZZMATAZZ, A R I Z O N A, SFMOMA Free Family Day, Golden Gate Park Band, Mamma Mia!, Graeme Simsion, Marianas Trench, Bouquets to Art, Amor Towles, School of Rock: The Musical,

  • Jun 2, 2019

Mezzo J’Nai Bridges prepares to score in ‘Carmen’

Singer uses basketball training to ready for role debut with S.F. Opera

A new generation puts its stamp on Ramey Wine Cellars

Ramey Wine Cellars has established itself, over many years, as one of this country’s top wineries.

An ode to Stappi, Italy’s red bitter soda

I don’t know if my love affair with Stappi is because of the bitter edge to the sweet soda or because of its vibrant vermillion color and the super-cute little bottles.

‘The Last Black Man in San Francisco’ makes emotional hometown premiere at Castro Theatre

The Last Black Man in San Francisco, a movie that is fundamentally…

  • May 30, 2019

Carole King is king in ‘Beautiful’ on tour

Delightful musical tells story behind 1960s hits

Good Day May 30-June 1, 2019

Sex and the City Live!, San Francisco Symphony, Redwood City Music on the Square, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Dead & Company, Flicks & Grooves, Cisco Adler, Rachael Sage, Sego, Pablo Dylan, Deborah Voight and San Francisco Boys Chorus, Sandor Russo, Left Coast Chamber Ensemble

  • May 30, 2019

Northern Ireland’s Undertones in town on non-reunion tour

Brothers John and Damian O’Neill maintain their punk band’s integrity

‘Ma’ gets crazy, but lacks depth worthy of Octavia Spencer’s talent

Characters have no inner life in psychological horror flick

Elton John is Captain Fantastic in ‘Rocketman’

Taron Egerton plays rock superstar with joy in entertaining biopic

SFMOMA mounts major Warhol retrospective

Exhibit covers all phases of pop art giant’s career

Burlingame native mothers all Caroles equally in ‘Beautiful’

Suzanne Grodner enjoys long run in tour of popular 1960s-set musical

Good Day May 29-30, 2019

Oedipus El Rey, New Kids On The Block, SF DocFest, Rhinoceros, Mogli, Food for Thought, Joh Waters, Gay in the Great War, Big Salt, Scott Pelley, 88GLAM, A$AP TyY, Snarky Puppy

  • May 29, 2019

Eth-Noh-Tec’s Nancy Wang previews ‘Shadows & Secrets’

Storyteller searches for truth behind grandfather’s death in SFIAF presentation

Metal trio Alien Weaponry makes music in Maori

New Zealand teens incorporate their culture into their sound

Good Day May 26-28, 2019

TreasureFest, Carnaval San Francisco, KBLX Stone Soul Concert, BottleRock Napa Valley, Avedis Chamber Music Series, Presidio Memorial Day 2019 Commemoration, Zveri, Ramit Sethi, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical,

  • May 25, 2019

Satirical ‘Shaky Ground’ premieres at Roxie

Broke-Ass Stuart and friends launch web series lampooning The City

Films opening Friday, May 24, 2019

Olivia Wilde’s directorial debut is fun ‘Booksmart’

  • May 24, 2019

Elle King recovers with ‘Shake the Spirit’

Singer survives ill-fated marriage, PTSD diagnosis

Exploring the gateway to the Lodi wine region

Things are often initiated through a glass of wine.