Stories about Performance

‘The Secret Garden’ blooms with wonder and beauty

With outstanding young lead Katie Maupin, 42nd Street Moon's production of this classic has charm -- and lovely voices -- to spare.

A philosopher and a drag queen meet on a dance floor …

Reflections on the opening night of Bridge Project 2017: "Radical Movements: Gender and Politics in Performance"

Arts Forecast: Druid Film Fest, San Fransgiving, Amplify Her…

Alcatraz Occupation anniversary, Bay Area Record Fair, post:ballet, SFS Youth Orchestra, and more great upcoming arts events.

Arts Forecast: Trans Film Fest, Renegade Craft Fair, Rebirth Brass Band …

David Sedaris, 3rd-i South Asian Film Fest, International Tea Fest, "Mumu," and more upcoming arts picks.

Party Radar: Fall drags you in

Powerblouse, Secret Circuit, Phase Fatale, Adriatique, YokoO, Byrel the Great, Exillon, Luminary, The SyntheTigers and more head up some nipply fun.

Proposal calls for every renter facing eviction to have the right to a lawyer

Ballot measure for June, 2018 could be litmus test for local politicians

Onstage: Roaring through life with ‘Eva’

"The Eva Trilogy" at Magic Theatre follows a prickly, fascinating woman's lifelong journey to shake off a Catholic childhood.

The Doormat Division, midseason: TWO 0-8 teams!

The worst teams in the worst league ever: welcome, Niners and Browns

Screen Grabs: A French feast of film noir

Fourth annual "The French Had a Name for It" floods the Roxie screen with famous stars, troubling plots, and breakout roles.

Arts Forecast: Dia de los Muertos, Open Studios, Circus Veritas …

... Infinite Wrench, Multiverse, The Bad Plus, Born In Flames, and more fantastic upcoming arts events.