Stories about Performance

BIG WEEK: The top 10 things to do Wed/6-Sun/10

Sketchfest, Tape Music Festival, Bowie Birthday Bash, Movement Arts Festival, Project Nunway, Mochi Pounding,  Star Trek Live... By Marke B. BIG WEEK Sketchfest! Sketchfest! Sketchfest! Is...
New Year's Day Parties: 48 Hills Party Radar

Comedowns are for losers: New Year’s Day parties 2016

Ditch the amateurs. Here are our annual picks for the true party champions among us.  By Marke B.   PARTY RADAR Once more unto the breech,...

Ficks’ Picks: The best films of 2015 (spoiler-free!)

Boxers, assassins, Star Wars, and Jem: Three dozen keepers that leapt off this year's screens.
48 Hills: Big Week

BIG WEEK: The top 10+ things to do Wed/16-Sun/20

Danger: Diabolik, Unsilent Night, Blind Boys of Alabama, Katabatik, A Charlie Brown Christmas, Kitka, Mariachi El Bronx, more. Plus: snowy otters!  BIG WEEK Yes, yes, it's...

PARTY RADAR: Drag Queens on Ice, Avalon Emerson, Wonderfull, Krampussy, Fleetwood Macrame…

Choice dance floor and nightlife affairs, Thu/10-Sat/12.  PARTY RADAR Hello, Frosty! I'm popping in here briefly to deliver some dance floor dish -- there are sooooo...

Five great things to do this weekend

From flamenco fireworks and a 40-part motet to Addams Family Values and a very human Kindness... By Marke B.  >>> THEATRE FLAMENCO'S AD LIBITUM: OR HOW...

PARTY RADAR: Codeword, Kode9, Mike Servito, Heiko Laux, Mozhgan, Nostilevo, more

Choice nightlife and dance floor affairs, Thu/12-Mon/16. By Marke B.  PARTY RADAR First off, the sad news: By now you've probably heard that nightlife legend Carol Doda...

The strange and telling story behind the regional planning merger deal

The plan to let the powerful MTC take control of regional planning is on hold -- but by no means dead -- and social equity hangs in the balance
48 Hills: party Radar

PARTY RADAR: Bondax, Finnebassen, SomaFM, Carl Craig, Nightmares on Wax, Red Hots, more

Choice nightlife and dance floor affairs, Nov. 5-7, 2015 By Marke B. PARTY RADAR Halloween may have passed in a puff of orange smoke and mushroom truffles,...

Election night: Turnout, predictions ….

... and why wouldn't Ed Lee pose with Broke-Ass Stuart today? By Tim Redmond NOVEMBER 3, 2015 – I was hoping some of the homeless people...