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What’s Happening: Oakland Theater Project announces 2023 season ‘History vs. Hope’

Oakland Theater Project today announced its 2023 season. Titled 'History vs. Hope' the line-up features six productions including new plays, classics, and even the company's first musical. Per organizers the season is scheduled to open February 3, 2023 and runs through November 9, 2023. "If what the poets and philosophers tell...

World Premiere adaptation of ‘Meet John Doe’ to open at San Jose Stage Company

Frank Capra's classic Meet John Doe is about to hit town. San Jose Stage Company will produce the play which is scheduled to run November 23 through December 18, 2022 in downtown San Jose, California. "The story of MEET JOHN DOE truly resonates with the core of our mission: to expand...
San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus (SFGMC) celebrates the holiday season with their much-anticipated tradition, Holiday Spectacular, taking place at venues throughout the San Francisco Bay Area during the month of December, and concluding with the return to San Francisco’s historic Castro Theatre for the first time in three years.

On Stage: ‘Holiday Spectacular’ by San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus

Organizers have announced San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus Holiday Spectacular will open December 2, 2022. The annual tradition will be held on five dates at four venues across the Bay Area including San Francisco's Sydney Goldstein Theater, Berkeley's Freight & Salvage, Rohnert's Park Green Music Center and San Francisco's Castro...

On Stage: Playful People Productions announces 2022-23 season

Eight months of fantasy, fairytales, classic literature, comedy, drama, music.
Colonialism is Terrible, But Pho is Delicious by Dustin Chinn

Aurora Theatre to open 31st season with ‘Colonialism is Terrible, But Pho is Delicious’

"A triptych about the ownership and authorship of food following the journey of Vietnamese noodle soup."
San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus announces Season 45

Holiday Spectacular and Disney Pride in Concert featured in San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus 45th season

Organizers this week announced the 45th season for the San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus. Featuring three concerts the line-up includes the return of the SFGMC's holiday tradition, Holiday Spectacular, and a return to the Davies Symphony Hall for Disney PRIDE in Concert, and a summer finale in 2023 with Hello...
Angela Davis — Seize the Time

What’s Happening: Oakland Museum of California announces public programs for October 2022

Renowned Oakland-based activist and icon Angela Davis headlines next month's line-up at the Oakland Museum of California (OMCA). Angela Davis — Seize the Time is an exhibition focused on Davis and her image. Organized in partnership with the Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University, the exhibition provides a compelling and...
Morten Harket - a-ha - True North film

In Film: a-ha’s ‘True North’ arrives on big screens worldwide September 15

Organizers today announced that a-ha's forthcoming film True North will be released to select cinemas worldwide on Thursday, September 15. Watch the trailer below. The film accompanies the band's new studio album (11th) of the same name, marking the first new collection of new song since 2015's Cast in Steel. Per...