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Stanford offers a production for 'Everybody'
Every theatrical venture comes with its own challenges, but Branden Jacobs-Jenkins' play "Everybody" has an especially intriguing premise: The cast members are chosen for their roles by lottery at the start of each show, making each pe Wednesday, 10:07 AM

Kat Edmonson believes in the power of dreams
So much of Kat Edmonson's sound and career is like that of a proverbial dream that it's only appropriate that her latest album fully captures that aesthetic. Wednesday, 10:15 AM

Kemuri tweaks tradition with modern Japanese tapas and cocktails
There is much to discover at Kemuri that blends co-owner and head chef Takeo Moriyama's interests in both traditional Japanese and contemporary California cooking. Thursday, 12:54 PM

Smuin honors 'The Man in Black'
As part of its "Dance Series 1" production, Smuin Contemporary Ballet will honor musician Johnny Cash with a ballet inspired by the later part of his career, choreographed by James Kudelka. Wednesday, 12:12 PM

Art Center branches out, pays tribute to the trees
Following in the footsteps of last year's nature-themed exhibitions that focused on the sky and encounters between humans and non-human animals, the Palo Alto Art Center is currently making like the Lorax and speaking for the trees. Wednesday, 10:17 AM | 1 comments

In new Redwood City artwork, the community is the tree
"You are the Tree," a new installation in the Art Kiosk space on downtown Redwood City's Courthouse Square, considers how the flourishing city, for better and worse, was built on demand for lumber. Wednesday, 10:31 AM

Stanford hosts 'An evening with Common'

Shop Talk: Sephora to open downtown, Umami Burger shutters


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