Culture

The SFGMC never strays too far from that knowledge – which frees us to bring all of ourselves to the holiday.

Arts & Culture
12.11.2014

You can stream the entire soundtrack to Cirque’s latest show, ‘KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities’, free. All you need is your web browser. Here’s how.

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Celestial
BY | 12.09.14

If you balked at J.M. Barrie’s 1902 novel as a child, perhaps because families named Darling, dogs named Nana, and astral beings like Tinkerbell were a walk into the weird, this show is for you.

Jewelry Box 4
Christmas present, Christmas now
BY | 12.08.14

Saying that this one-man show is about Copeland’s efforts to get his mother a jewelry box would be like saying Moby Dick is about a whale.

U2-San-Jose-Innocence-Experience-Tour
Concerts
BY | 12.05.14

“We are going to try to have a completely different feeling from night one to night two,” said Bono. The Innocence + Experience tour plays San Jose May 18 and 19, 2015.

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Independent Film
BY | 12.03.14

Past films that have received a global boost from a Sundance appearance include Fruitvale Station, Reservoir Dogs, An Inconvenient Truth, Little Miss Sunshine, sex, lies and videotape, and Whiplash, among many others.

Kathleen-Turner-Red-Hot-Patriot-review
Nothing horticultural
BY | 12.01.14

Kathleen Turner stars in ‘Red Hot Patriot’ at Berkeley Rep. “A perfect holiday show if you can’t countenance anymore Nutcracker saccharine.”

Cirque-Dreams-Holidaze-Review
The Arts
BY | 12.01.14

If Jingle Bell Rock rings your chimes, you’ll be as happy as an Elvis impersonator at Graceland.

Truce: A Christmas Wish from the Great War - City Lights Theater Company
Bring your hankie
BY | 11.25.14

Wilder and Bracco’s play works so well because of the obvious lengths they’ve gone to make this historically accurate – to make it less of a fairy tale and more of a real-life miracle.

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Meet the new boss - same as the old boss.
BY | 11.24.14

Aurora Theatre in Berkeley consistently brings us smart, intelligent theatre – and ‘Breakfast with Mugabe’ is no exception.