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November 24, 2004

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Publication Date: Wednesday, November 24, 2004

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Thursday

Jacob Marley's "Christmas Carol" will run through Dec. 18 at the Bus Barn Theatre, 97 Hillview Ave. in Los Altos. Written by Tom Mula, the story opens in hell, where Jacob Marley is burdened as Scrooge's business partner. Show times are Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m.; Sunday matinees at 3 p.m. on Nov. 28 and Dec. 5; Sunday evening at 7 p.m. on Dec. 12. Tickets are $25 for Thursday, Friday and Saturday performances; $22 for Sundays. For more information please call (650) 941-0551 or visit www.busbarn.org.

"Todd Walker: Anticipating the Digital" will be on display through Nov. 28 at the T. W. Stanford Art Gallery, located at 419 Lasuen Mall on campus. The late artist was one of the very first photographers to employ digital computers for creative purposes. The show presents a panorama of Walker's work from over 30 years. Admission is free. The gallery is open Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday 1 to 5 p.m. For more information please call (650) 723-3404 or visit http://www.stanford.edu/dept/art/directions.html.

"Inside Outside," featuring paintings by Anthony Montanino, will run through Dec. 6 at the Anita Seipp Gallery. The gallery is located on the campus of Castilleja School, 1311 Emerson St. in Palo Alto. Admission is free. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information please call (650) 328-3160, ext. 406.

Friday

Paintings by Linda Montalto and paintings and prints by Andrea Fono and Sarah Ratchye will be on display through Dec. 2 at the Center for Integrated Systems Art Spaces, located on the Stanford campus. The center is open weekdays, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is free. For more information please call (650) 725-3622 or visit http://cis.stanford.edu/~marigros.

The Stellar Somerset Gallery presents monoprints by James Lapiss through Dec. 30. The gallery is located at 539 Bryant St. in Palo Alto. Admission is free. For more information please call (650) 328-6688 or visit www.stellarsomersetgallery.com.

"Pacific Prints" will be on display through Nov. 30 at the Pacific Art League, 668 Ramona St. in Palo Alto. The exhibition, which draws from over 200 seasoned printmakers, brings together new and traditional print-making techniques. Viewing hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free. For more information please call (650) 321-3891 or visit www.pacificartleague.org.

"Myth and the Natural World," featuring painted photographs by Brigitte Carnochan, will be on display through Dec. 9 at Modernbook Gallery, 494 University Ave. in Palo Alto. Modernbook is open daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. For more information please call (650) 327-6325 or visit www.modernbook.com.

Saturday

"Question" will be on display through Jan. 2 at the Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts at Stanford University. This experimental project is designed to provoke and address questions frequently asked by visitors about art and its presentation in museums. The center is open Wednesday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday until 8 p.m. Admission is free. Please call (650) 723-4177 or visit www.stanford.edu/dept/ccva.

"The Collector," a collection of original etchings, engravings and lithographs, will be on display through Jan. 31 at Lyons Ltd. Antique Prints, 10 Town and Country Village in Palo Alto. Hours are Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information please call (650) 325-9010 or visit www.LyonsLtd.com.

Sunday

The Palo Alto Art Center presents three fall exhibitions: "Revisit the Mirror: Self-Portraits through Time"; "To Mirror History: Ian Everard & Hanna Hannah" and "Dominic Di Mare: Other Selves." They will be on display through Dec. 23. The Palo Alto Art Center is located at 1313 Newell Road (corner of Embarcadero Road). For more information call (650) 329-2366 or visit www.city.palo-alto.ca.us/artcenter/exhibitions.html.

"Gizmos & Gadgets," is currently on display at the Palo Alto Junior Museum & Zoo, 1451 Middlefield Road. This new exhibition demonstrates how work can be made easier with simple machines such as levers and incline planes. The museum is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. For more information, please call (650) 329-2111 or visit www.pajmzfriends.org/membership.htm.

Art
A look at two local labyrinths that have recently been installed around town.

Theater
A review of Bus Barn's production of "Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol."

Eating Out
A review of Rangoon in Palo Alto.

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