San Francisco Bay Area

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Something circular
BY | 10.08.14

Harrison’s remarks about Bolcom feeling like an un-selfconsciously American composer apply here because Bolcom’s confidently letting parts of the European musical toolbox (like serial sequences) go crazy within an exclusively American frame.

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Tales from "The Time of the Cockoo"
BY | 10.07.14

This comparison of European and American attitudes toward marital fidelity suggests that while Americans aren’t as sophisticated as we like to think, we were far more sophisticated in the early ‘60s than we tend to remember.

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On Location
BY | 10.05.14 VIDEO

“I think this is the first time I’ve played a real, live person!” Watch as effervescent actor Elle Fanning arrives in style at the Mill Valley Film Festival (MVFF).

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Indie Film
BY | 10.03.14 VIDEO

Mill Valley Film Festival kicks off in grand style as Oscar winner Hilary Swank graces opening night, screens western drama ‘The Homesman’.

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Silicon Valley
BY | 10.02.14

Actor and musician Jared Leto kicks-off the inaugural Techmanity tech conference in San Jose. Watch full video replay.

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Silicon Valley
BY | 09.30.14

Windows 10 revealed in San Francisco. The Start Menu returns. The Start Screen gets a makeover. And user interface adjustments should make Windows more touch friendly.

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San Francisco Arts
BY | 09.29.14

A new play starring … corporate consultants? Can it possibly work? A resounding yes and yes.

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West Coast Travel
BY | 09.29.14 VIDEO

Join Loni Stark as she soars along the California coast in the tandem hang gliding experience of a lifetime.

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Not how they do it at the Bolshoi...
BY | 09.15.14

Don’t think for a minute that she’ll give you any of that Je ne veux pas dejeuner stuff.

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In Wine Country
BY | 09.12.14

Napa Valley Rocks Weekend: Napa Valley is holding a special earthquake relief weekend featuring concerts, auctions, wine tastings, a marathon, community art project, and more.