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Lady Bird Trapped in a small car on a college road trip, a 17-year-old girl and her mother come to the end of a 21-hour audiobook of “The Grapes of Wrath." Asked to sit with what she's heard, the girl laments, “I wish I could live through something."...... Read the full review

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Submitted by Laurie Naiman on Jan 12, 2017

A&E Features

Dazzling production, dated stereotypes
From a purely technical perspective, TheatreWorks puts on a fantastic show. But for all of its merits from the technical perspective, there is one very large painted elephant in the room: the racism inherent in the source material. Wednesday, 9:30 AM | 10 comments

High hopes
Many of Nobu's signature dishes and cocktails have stood the test of time, but the new Palo Alto location is still uneven and unpredictable. Thursday, 2:26 PM | 1 comments

The first production of 'The Millionth Production of A Christmas Carol'
"The Millionth Production of A Christmas Carol," currently receiving its world premiere at Mountain View's Pear Theatre, is a darkly comic ode to/inside joke for theater people, by theater people. Wednesday, 10:07 AM

There in black and white
Pace Gallery's current exhibition, "Adam Pendleton: Which We Can," consisting of black-and-white silkscreens, collages and spray-painted canvases, requires close examination and time to parse the artist's messages. Wednesday, 9:38 AM

'Santaland Diaries' on stage
Theatreworks Silicon Valley has not one but two holiday treats in store for audiences. In addition to its upcoming production of the family-friendly spectacle "Around the World in 80 Days," TheatreWorks is bringing a healthy dose of mature, somewhat subversive comedy to Foothill College with its production of "The Santaland Diaries." Wednesday, 10:02 AM

Comfort and joy
'Tis the season to be jolly, as the old song says. But perhaps you're in a more contemplative mood? Whether you're feeling merry and bright, quiet and reverent or more "Bah! Humbug!" than "deck the halls," there's something for everyone happening on the Midpeninsula this holiday season. Wednesday, 10:05 AM | 2 comments

Ending the wasted food run-around

'Guided Colors' youth exhibit opens


The holidays are here!

From live music to a visit with Santa, here's a look at some local holiday activities to help you get into the spirit of the season.