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2014/07/23 13:33
2014/07/23 13:33
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The PBS Arts Fall Festival will offer 11 weekly telecasts on Fridays. Emmy- and Tony-winner Kristin Chenoweth will host the series, which returns at 9 p.m. Sept. 26. Two other telecasts will be...
2014/07/23 13:33
2014/07/23 13:33
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2014/07/22 15:58
2014/07/22 15:58
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Composer John Adams often has described his transformation from born-and-bred New Englander to born-again West Coaster. He finished up a master's degree at Harvard in 1971 and hit the road, just like...
2014/07/19 23:52
2014/07/19 23:52
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Opera singer Danielle de Niese's fight to help refugees SHE's been a big voice in opera since 2005, now Danielle de Niese is hoping she can make some noise about Tanzania's refugee crisis for...
2014/07/17 17:28
2014/07/17 17:28
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For high school students aiming to attend a top college, July is filled with exam prep, community service, lab work, internships, music and athletic camps. With Stanford taking only 5.1 percent of...
2014/07/17 16:39
2014/07/17 16:39
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PERFORMING ARTS: What's on stage MANATEE THEATER Bradenton Auditorium: 1005 First Ave. W., Bradenton 'The Phat Pack," 7 p.m. Aug. 2 and 2 and 7 p.m. Aug. 3; $35-$45. Information:...
2014/07/17 15:57
2014/07/17 15:57
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The Write Stuff is a series of interview profiles conducted by Litseen, where authors give exclusive readings from their work. With one hand on the human and ecological crises and one hand on the...
2014/07/17 15:57
2014/07/17 15:57
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The Write Stuff is a series of interview profiles conducted by Litseen, where authors give exclusive readings from their work. With one hand on the human and ecological crises and one hand on the...
2014/07/11 21:11
2014/07/11 21:11
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Composer André Previn’s opera A Streetcar Named Desire, based on the play by Tennessee Williams, received a scaled-down presentation on Thursday, July 10, as the opener of Merola Opera Program’s 2014...
2014/07/11 01:12
2014/07/11 01:12
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Twenty opera singers stand arrayed on a plywood rehearsal room platform, brandishing unlit torches, pitchforks and a musket. “I hate you all,” yells David McVicar, eyeballing them with fury, fists...
2014/07/10 02:26
2014/07/10 02:26
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It's that time of year again when we dive into the stacks upon stacks of book review copies towering over our desk and dip into some stories and nonfictional accounts we haven't been able to cover...
2014/07/10 02:26
2014/07/10 02:26
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Whether San Francisco Opera General Director David Gockley intentionally saved opera's newest love couple, soprano Ailyn Perez (Violetta Valery) and her husband, tenor Stephen Costello (Alfredo...
2014/07/04 20:11
2014/07/04 20:11
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Kicking off the 2014 Ojai North Music Festival on Thursday, June 19, was a comic opera by Jeremy Denk and Steven Stucky entitled The Classical Style: An Opera (of Sorts). According to Denk, Music...
2014/07/03 02:24
2014/07/03 02:24
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If you aren't exhausted by last week's multiple Pride events, many art shows, performances, then perhaps a few patriotic fireworks displays should offer a post-rainbow jolt to your July week. After...
2014/07/02 21:01
2014/07/02 21:01
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... many plays feature an all-Latino cast, let alone all El Salvadoran. But Paul Flores' Placas placed brown actors and a brown experience center stage. The 2012 production explored a...
2014/06/28 10:53
2014/06/28 10:53
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... Boat" is a great show. But does a classic 1927 Kern and Hammerstein musical belong ensconced alongside "La Traviata" and "Madama Butterfly"? San Francisco Opera thinks so. Well, fish got to...
2014/06/27 23:10
2014/06/27 23:10
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EDITOR'S NOTE: This week we are fortunate that two critics with different perspectives submitted reviews of the same production, and we're pleased to offer both. For the record, we also saw Butterfly....
2014/06/24 22:23
2014/06/24 22:23
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CONCORD -- As Elayne Jones strides toward Dance Connection in Concord, dancer and Concord Pilates instructor Tonya Amos can't help but stop what she's doing and admire the woman approaching...
2014/06/24 07:58
2014/06/24 07:58
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Person in town Poet, essayist and fiction writer Jeffery Renard Allen talks about his new novel, “Song of the Shank.” [7:30 p.m., Booksmith, 1644 Haight St., S.F.] Lectures Food fights: Speakers...
2014/06/20 18:10
2014/06/20 18:10
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On Friday, June 13, 2014, the Berkeley Community Chorus & Orchestra gave the first of three performances of Felix Mendelssohn’s oratorio Elijah at Hertz Hall on the UC Berk-eley campus. Elijah was...
2014/06/19 19:48
2014/06/19 19:48
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The Rogue Valley Symphony presents its second annual Summer Series June 19, 2014 The Rogue Valley Symphony will render a new perspective on classical music during its second annual Summer Series of...
2014/07/23 13:33
2014/07/23 13:33
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