A&E Features

Fourth of July celebrations return in person to the Peninsula
Events across the Peninsula will be taking place in person this year to mark Independence Day. From concerts to fireworks, there are a variety of ways to enjoy Fourth of July festivities over the course of the holiday weekend. Thursday, 2:53 PM

Palo Alto Art Center kicks off 'RESTART' exhibition with opening reception
The Palo Alto Art Center holds its first juried exhibition in over a decade with art centered around the theme of resilience, hope and renewal. The center celebrates the opening of show, titled "RESTART," with a reception on July 1. Thursday, 3:36 PM

How dancer, designer and author Kelly Schmutte found the secret to saving ballerina feet
When dancer and designer Kelly Schmutte went to put on her first pair of pointe shoes as a young dancer, it wasn't the beautiful experience she'd thought it would be. She remembers thinking, ‘There's got to be a better way.'" Thursday, 9:01 AM

Frost Amphitheater fills summer with diverse performances
Live music fans can look forward to an eclectic lineup this summer at Frost Amphitheater. Stanford Live is teaming up with fellow Bay Area arts organizations for a summer performance series that spans genres and generations. Wednesday, 11:13 AM

An Italian food expert's guide to Eataly Silicon Valley
Spanning 45,000 square feet and housing a rooftop restaurant, Eataly Silicon Valley provides Italian food lovers with a chance to do their grocery shopping, browse specialty foods and enjoy wine, pizza and gelato all in one place. Thursday, June 23, 3:13 PM

Review: Palo Alto Players stage a festive 'Twelfth Night' set in the Jazz Age
The Palo Alto Players are bringing a Shakespearean favorite into the 1920s with a lively production of "Twelfth Night." The show's in-person run closed June 26, but the company has extended its virtual viewing option through July 31. Thursday, 5:28 PM

It's showtime: Stanford Theatre to reopen on July 9

Jazz jubilee: Stanford Jazz Workshop celebrates 50 years

Burlingame's Michelin-starred Rasa reopens as more casual concept Saffron

Events series brings artists to popular nature preserve

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Portraits by renowned photographer Gordon Parks on display at Cantor Arts Center


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