Saturday, September 19, 2020

Tag: Performance

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, but there's plenty of excuses...

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 who inhabit mid-Market would show...
48 Hills:Big Week Halloween

BIG WEEK: 22 terror-ific Halloween events

From Motown maniacs and "boograss hillbillies" to glam rock ghouls and the Phantom of Grace Cathedral, SF's undead are dancing to a Beetlejuice beat. By Marke B.   DEAD MAN'S PARTY...

The illuminated woman of ‘Crimson Peak’

Guillermo de Toro's latest gothic horror has more up its sleeve than loving, gory homage.  By Jesse Hawthorne Ficks SCREEN GRABS Cinephiles should have a field day sifting through Guillermo del Toro’s latest...
48 Hills Streetopia

Dreaming of a new Streetopia

Groundbreaking 2012 arts festival -- which fought Lee's "art washed" gentrification plan -- is revisited with new book and two events, Thu/15 and Fri/16.  By Marke B.  ART LOOKS How do you...

A pricey palace, huge losses in risky investments, a busted bridge — and now the agency responsible wants more...

  OCTOBER 11, 2015 -- It now looks as if the open power struggle between the Association of Bay Area Governments and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission will persist for at...

PARTY RADAR: Queen, Paranoid London, Regis, Powerblouse, Hard French, Polyglamorous, more

Choice nightlife and dance floor affairs, Fri/2-Sun/3. Plus: Marke B. DJs and does drag for the first time, eek.  By Marke B.  PARTY RADAR  When beloved drag queen Cookie Dough passed...
48 Hills Big Week

BIG WEEK: What to do Sept 30-Oct 6, 2015

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass, Castro Street Fair, Veg Fest, Art Night, Sharktoberfest, Algiers, John Carpenter tribute, more essential events this week. By Marke B.  BIG WEEK As the story usually goes, one of...
48 Hills: TIFF 40 Dheepan

More Ficks’ Picks from the Toronto International Film Festival

Tamil rebels, explicit 'Love,' 3D horrors from the past, a Moroccan masterpiece, and gobbledygook skin flicks in part 2 of our coverage. Read part one here. By Jesse Hawthorne Ficks SCREEN GRABS...
48 Hills: TIFF 40

Ficks’ Picks from the Toronto International Film Festival, part 1

Hitchcock revisited, Laurie Anderson's dog, Neo-Nazi horror, Charlie Kaufman's stop-motion animation... and a nightmarish new E.T.? (Read part 2 here.) By Jesse Hawthorne Ficks SCREEN GRABS This year’s Toronto International Film...