Recent A&E Features

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Tahirih Justice Center benefit concert

The Community School of Music and Arts will host a benefit concert for the Tahirih Justice Center, which works to protect immigrant women and children fleeing violence and human trafficking, on Sunday, Aug. 19.

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Pedigreed protégés

Protégé offers two experiences: the dining room and the lounge. No matter where one sits, it's the same kitchen, the same attention to detail with friendly attentive service and Michelin-star quality food.

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Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Commemorating old and new

Dozens of community members sipped on champagne, mingled with artists and studied the paintings, sculptures and ceramics on display at Gallery House's reception for its 60th anniversary exhibition last weekend.

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Staging 'Sonata'

Hidden in a Midpeninsula industrial-park office, the living room of three middle-aged Indian women is brought to life. It's a Saturday morning but, thanks to the magic of theater, the hot, rainy Mumbai night seeps through the set walls.

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'Saturday Night,' live

For a few weekends this August, Broadway By the Bay is giving audiences a taste of 1970s New York City, when disco was king (at least for a specific subculture).

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Friday, August 10, 2018

It's lights out for utility-box murals

The whimsical murals depicting energy-efficient and environmentally friendly themes on ten utility boxes in Downtown Palo Alto will soon be no more, casualties of the Upgrade Downtown program responsible for repairing and replacing crucial infrastructure in the downtown area.

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Thursday, August 9, 2018

The chef and the farmer

Through open dialogue and communal dining, Madera's new monthly Farm Dinner series aims to celebrate the sacred, symbiotic relationship between restaurant and farm.

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George R.R. Martin in RWC

"Game of Thrones" author George R.R. Martin will be in conversation with Hugo Award-winning artist John Picacio on Tuesday, Aug. 14.

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Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Regal recycling

Egg cartons, plastic membranes, empty propane canisters and torn denim are probably candidates for the recycle bin in most homes. For artist Tim Hawkinson these objects, and most detritus, are fodder for his imaginative, off-beat assemblages.

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Working it out

Always a highlight of the summer arts calendar, TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's New Works Festival this year will include influences from rock and hip-hop music, new spins on classic stories and wholly original tales from a variety of voices.

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Monday, August 6, 2018

Folk duo Planes on Paper in MV

Washington-based indie-folk duo Planes on Paper will be making a tour stop at Red Rock Coffee in Mountain View on Friday.

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