Thursday, April 15, 2021

Tag: Onstage

Club is Hell in Thrillpeddlers’ latest hoot

Hilarious glam rock musical 'Club Inferno' literally drags us through Dante, now through Sept. 12.Ā  By Marke B.Ā  ONSTAGE/PARTY RADARĀ I've written about debaucherous parties for 20 years now, and attended them...

Our police state, staged and sung in ‘Freedomland’

56th annual SF Mime Troupe show tours the Bay Area, coming to Dolores Park July 3-5. By Marke B.Ā  ONSTAGEĀ "The Mime Troupe has always used art as a way to get...

The sheriff’s wife (finally) gets to tell her side of the story

The one-person performance by Eliana Lopez is brilliant theater -- and politics Ā  By Tim Redmond JUNE 1, 2015 ā€“ Most of the political pundits in town shook their heads when Eliana...

Now watch this: our essential SFIFF58 guide, part 1

Mommy horror, obsolescent humans, anti-trafficking activism, and the latest from Jenni Olsen and Guy Madden at the SF International Film Fest. By Jesse Hawthorne Ficks SCREEN GRABS Part oneĀ of our guide...

8th Annual Switchboard Festival dials in new sounds

Eight-hour sonic cornucopia attracts a local community of contemporary musical adventurers and longtime groundbreakers, Sat/4. By Marke B. ALL EARS One possible positive about the so-called tech boom? Truly culturally curious...

Beloved drag queen Cookie Dough has passed away

Sweet star of longtime Monster Show dies in SF after illness in Mexico. By Marke B. JANUARY 29, 2015 -- After a short illness but a long journey, drag queen Cookie...

9 bands, 175 musicians, 1 epic funk tribute: ‘Stand!’

UnderCover returnsĀ January 24 with its rapturous tribute to Sly & the Family Stone's landmark 1969 albumĀ 'Stand!' By Marke B.Ā  ALL EARS Last year kicked off with one of the biggest, baddest...

Ted Gullicksen’s legacy

By Tim Redmond NOVEMBER 17, 2014 ā€“ It felt as if the whole San Francisco Left was at Mission High School Sunday for Ted Gullicksenā€™s memorial. The auditorium was packed....