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Liane Burns and LizAnne Roman Roberts appeared in FACT/SF's “Remains,” a companion piece to "death," opening this week at CounterPulse. (Courtesy Gema Galina)

FACT/SF turns 10 with premiere of ‘death’

San Francisco choreographer Charles Slender-White’s upcoming premiere “death” at CounterPulse represents the…

 

Cat Call Choir appears in “Nevertheless.” (Courtesy Cat Call Choir)

‘Nevertheless’ a timely dance piece about harassment

Choreographer Tanya Chianese has strong — and mixed — feelings about “Nevertheless,”…

 

CounterPulse is renovating and moving into a historic building at 80 Turk St. (Courtesy Kegan Marling)

CounterPulse readies modern Tenderloin facility

Edgy arts presenter CounterPulse is on a big journey, moving from its…

 

Anthony Fusco and Sharon Lockwood are superb as brother and sister Vanya and Sonia in Berkeley Repertory Theatre's production of the Tony Award-winning "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike."

Meet Dr. Zebrovski, psychic dancer

Zebra print is about to make a surreal comeback. In "Dr. Zebrovski's…

Anthony Fusco and Sharon Lockwood are superb as brother and sister Vanya and Sonia in Berkeley Repertory Theatre's production of the Tony Award-winning "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike."
Courtesy Photo“Of Limb and Language” by Miriam Wolodarski is among offerings by CounterPULSE artists in residence.

CounterPULSE program explores human connections

Whimsical takes on human connection, separation and interdependence connect new works by…

Courtesy Photo“Of Limb and Language” by Miriam Wolodarski is among offerings by CounterPULSE artists in residence.
Courtesy PhotoFaye Driscoll and Jesse Zaritt appear in “You’re Me

Dance ponders duality in Faye Driscoll’s 'You’re Me'

A woman stands onstage, holding a man’s hand. She grabs what looks…

Courtesy PhotoFaye Driscoll and Jesse Zaritt appear in “You’re Me
Courtesy PhotoMonique Jenkinson created her new solo work “Instrument” using references from an exhibition of Rudolf Nureyev’s costumes at the de Young Museum.

Dance, drag and defection are all part of Monique Jenkinson's 'Instrument'

“Odin, dva, tri, chetyre, pyat, shest, syem, vosem.” Monique Jenkinson — aka…

Courtesy PhotoMonique Jenkinson created her new solo work “Instrument” using references from an exhibition of Rudolf Nureyev’s costumes at the de Young Museum.
Courtesy photoNot a normal theater outing: “Work MORE! #5” is a wild showcase of four performance installations by drag artists

Drag, performance artists join forces

When Mica Sigourney gave birth to his drag alter ego VivvyAnne ForeverMORE!…

Courtesy photoNot a normal theater outing: “Work MORE! #5” is a wild showcase of four performance installations by drag artists

‘Diaspora’ dances around the world

Diaspora: A body of people dispersed from their homelands. That pretty much…