entertainment

From ancient treasures to photographs

Although the fine arts scene in The City will be dominated by…

Grown Folk scoring wild night at Cal Academy

Call in the baby-sitter. Rising Montreal production duo Grown Folk is curating…

Impressionism masters take delight in water

Everyone knows the impressionists loved water: Claude Monet’s lilies, Pierre-Auguste Renoir’s boating…

James Lipton claims he was once a pimp

Prepare to be thoroughly repulsed, because James Lipton, the simpering host of…

July events, Summer Arts 2013 preview

Fintastic! Shark Discovery Monday, July 1 The Aquarium by the Bay teaches…

June events, Summer Arts 2013 preview

Union Street Festival Saturday, June 1 through June 2 From 10 a.m.…

Kate Upton upset with Victoria’s Secret over ad photo

For a women’s line, Victoria’s Secret sure has a lot of gall. Despite…

Meditation inspires songstress Trixie Whitley

Trixie Whitley, daughter of late guitarist Chris Whitley who has her father’s…

Remembering Hamlisch and the way he was

Back in 2010, there was nothing misty or water-colored about Marvin Hamlisch…

Rock on!

Every genre gets its due this season, from metal bands to flamboyant…

Strange details of Michael Jackson’s death come to light

The Hollywood Reporter has amassed the strangest things that have come to…

Summertime oohs

Movies just get simpler in the summertime ... or do they? This…

The play’s the thing

The Bay Area theater scene doesn’t rest in summer — on the…

Amanda Bynes threatens lawsuit against NYPD

The NYPD is denying accusations made by Amanda Bynes that officers “slapped”…

Calvin Klein, much younger lover reportedly reconnect

While everyone is watching the Liberace biopic “Behind the Candelabra,” which is…

Paul Reubens nixes push for Pee Wee Herman festival

Pee Wee Herman is a party pooper, because he has allegedly sent…

Peace bases indie rock on techno

Growing up in gray Birmingham, England, Harry Koisser dreamed of becoming a…

Savvy chef Russell Jackson seeking permanent TV gig

To become a reality-TV cooking star requires personality, on-camera charisma and culinary…

Treasure Island Music Festival announces headliners, other acts

The lineup for this year’s Treasure Island Music Festival was announced Tuesday,…

Ashton Kutcher helped build Twitter, now tearing it down

Ashton Kutcher deserves much of the credit for the rise of Twitter,…