Other Arts

Charming circus troupe encores holiday ‘Mittens’

For Beth Clarke, perhaps the most satisfying thing about her circus-theater troupe…

15 great holiday gifts for the tech enthusiast on your list

Here are a few suggestions for those who love gadgets — and…

Crackpot comedy with 'Crones for the Holidays' at Stage Werx

There’s no shortage of theatrical color in San Francisco during the holidays,…

Diebenkorn etchings at Crown Point Press

“Richard Diebenkorn: Prints and Proofs,” part of Crown Point Press’ 50th anniversary…

Hockenberry celebrates season of help

  As the Richmond/Ermet AIDS Foundation's "Help Is On the Way For…

San Francisco Opera opens 2013 season with huge ‘Mefistofele’

Grand spectaculars of opera and musical theater are on tap for the…

‘Desert Jewels’ takes a bold look at North Africa

Three strands of huge amber beads make up one dramatic, even show-stopping,…

Great gift ideas when money is no object

These exclusive, top-of-the-line gift ideas are for givers with healthy resources and…

‘Book of Mormon’ role of a lifetime for Grey Henson

Avid theatergoers have been yearning for the curtain to rise on "The…

‘Submission’ a story of race, lies and theater

Playwright Shaleeha G’ntamobi’s new work about an alcoholic black mother and her…

Chinese view of gender, sexuality probed

“Women,” a show of contemporary works by 13 male and female artists…

Bay Area holiday choral events 2012

It’s that time of year when choirs kick into high gear with…

Bay Area holiday events preview

Twinkling light displays, massive Christmas trees, skating, crafts and shopping round out…

A political protest love story in 'Married and Counting'

Pat Dwyer and Stephen Mosher decided to make a political statement about…

‘Lion King’ roars again in The City

Back in 1998, Julie Taymor became the first woman to nab a…

Bay Area Halloween happenings

No time is too soon to get ready for Halloween! Here’s a…

Clowns on a Stick go deep

In a town where there are more domestic pets than kids, you’d…

Entertaining Bay Area events for the week of Oct. 21

This week in The City, celebrate with cabaret tunes, graphic novelists, a…

Thrillpeddlers’ tricks offer a real treat in ‘Shocktoberfest’

“Shocktoberfest 13: The Bride of Death” drips with ghoulish gags and bloody…

Hip hula show from Na Lei Hulu I Ka Wekiu

It’s a bad pun to say that hula is hip, but in…