Culture

Atlanta rockers sit down with Loni Stark to talk indie music and signing with RH Music. Plus: LITV concert footage.

Arts & Culture
Cy Ashley Webb
08.26.2014

Zilah Mendoza’s nuanced performance of Odessa stands alone; so many threads of so many people run through this character and Mendoza does justice to them all.

Michael Urie - Buyer & Cellar
No Malibu Barbra
BY | 08.22.14

These old timey shoppes are taken straight out of Streisand’s 2010 book “My Passion for Design”, which one imagines the diva dictating and photographing while in an extremis Martha Stewart moment.

Michael-Urie-Interview
Stark Insider
BY | 08.22.14 VIDEO

When celebrities have oodles of cash, they can bring their (craziest) fantasies and hobbies to life. Case in point: Barbra Streisand. In this interview actor Michael Urie explains.

Cops-Robbers-The-Marsh-Berkeley-review
Theater & Arts
BY | 08.19.14

Seventeen different voices, each with a different perspective, sketch out unexpected boundaries of moral culpability in Oakland.

Ferrari-375-Winner-Pebble-Beach-Concours
West Coast Events
BY | 08.18.14

On location Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance: The last postwar car to be named Best of Show was a 1964 Maserati Mistral Coupé, which topped contenders back in 1968.

From left, Weston Gaylord, Courtney Walsh and Tom Freeland appear in Stanford Repertory Theater’s “War of the Worlds,” based on works by Orson Welles and H.G. Wells
Grab your death ray!
BY | 08.18.14

Only afterwards does it dawn on you that your mind was transported from one place to another along such a smooth continuum that you arrived where you intended with only a limited sense of how you got there.

Timbuktu-Mill-Valley-Film-Festival
Arts & Culture
BY | 08.15.14

An early look at what to expect at the Mill Valley Film Festival, including 3 world cinema entries, and video previews.

Happy-New-Year-Moster
Indie Film
BY | 08.13.14

Is the moster more or less effective than a traditional movie trailer? And, as an aside, what the heck is a moster anyways?

Robin-Williams-2011-MVFF
San Francisco
BY | 08.12.14

Video of Robin Williams mingling with stars, fans and media alike at the 2011 Mill Valley Film Festival. No one escapes his charm and humility.