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5/16/2014

  The film Palo Alto, opening in Bay Area theaters today, constructs a dark side for the quiet peninsula city—disaffected teens... More»

5/15/2014

Godzilla rampages into theaters today in a colossal remake from Legendary Pictures (Batman Begins, Pacific Rim) starring Bryan... More»

5/14/2014

The Marx-steeped WPA artists who installed the murals in Coit Tower 80 years ago might approve of Park and Rec's pick of Anvil Buliders Inc. to restore the... More»

5/14/2014

This month at the California Academy of Sciences, you can get a look at 640 animal species's craniums... More»

5/8/2014

When San Francisco novelist Don Carpenter died in 1995 he left his last manuscript, ... More»

Merrill Garbus, the brains behind tUnE-yArDs.
5/7/2014

The queen of converting children’s tales into bona fide indie anthems is back. After an explosive breakout in 2011 and a tour schedule that... More»

5/7/2014

Rising rents, crowded MUNI, the Warriors dropping game seven: It's enough to make a San Franciscan crazy. So we've compiled a four-day guide to stand-up... More»

5/6/2014

Few public artworks actually fire up the public's imagination. Nobody clamours for a statue of Chester Alan Arthur in Golden Gate Park, for instance.... More»

5/2/2014

Richard Linklater is having a San Francisco moment. He's riding high on a wave of interest in his new film, Boyhood, which follows... More»

5/2/2014

"We want to turn parking lots into performing arts centers," says Steven Haines, the executive director of the Stern Grove Festival. It's an... More»

5/1/2014

You could forgive someone who's turning 77 this summer for slowing down a little bit. But the septuagenarian Stern Grove Festival isn't showing any sign of... More»

4/30/2014

When SF Playhouse veteran Amy Glazer took the helm on their new production of ... More»