Stories about Theater

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...

The Nimbys and the housing crisis

In my morality play, there are a whole lot worse villains
48 Hills: Big Week

San Francisco, beautifully Expo’d

A slew of exhibits and events take us back to 1915's Pan-Pacific International Exposition.  By Marke B.  ART LOOKS San Francisco is getting thrown back, way back,...

The Agenda, Nov. 9-15: What comes next in SF politics …

... And two great birthday parties, for a young labor organization and a veteran community newspaper By Tim Redmond NOVEMBER 9, 2015 – A weakened mayor,...
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...

Why the Chron is SO wrong about an eviction

Duboce Triangle artist isn't at fault here, no matter what C.W. Nevus says -- and tenants actually have a right to stay in their...
48 Hills Shocktoberfest

Sssuper ssscary! ‘Shocktoberfest: Curse of the Cobra’

Thrillpeddlers' 16th annual stage spooktacular  is delightfully silly and gross in equal measure.  By Marke B. ONSTAGE Things really get hilariously gruesome -- and uncomfortable -- in...
48 Hills Big Week

BIG WEEK: What to do Oct. 14-20, 2015

Treasure Island Music Fest, Clarion Alley Block Party, Felabration, Trolley Dances, Litcrawl, Na Lei Hulu, Mission Sunday Streets, more essential events By Marke B.  BIG WEEK One...
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...

The Agenda, Oct. 12-Oct. 18: Are we really better off after five years of Ed Lee?

The question that isn't getting asked in this mayoral race. Plus: Remembering a deadly case of landlord arson from a much earlier era of...