Recent A&E Features

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Andrew Bird 'cracks things open' at Stanford

Setting is key to Andrew Bird's current tour, which brings the singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist to the Stanford campus on Friday, Oct. 20.

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Don't mess with Norma — but do go to hear her sing

There is good news for local opera fans attending West Bay Opera's production of Vincenzo Bellini's magnificent 19th century opera, "Norma," where Christina Major is cast in the title role.

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Not waiting for the smoke to clear

In the wake of the wildfires devastating the North Bay, numerous local restaurant and wine bar owners have sprung to action, launching fundraisers, donation drop-offs and efforts to raise awareness and support.

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

The legend lives on

"The Prince of Egypt" premieres in its newest incarnation presented by TheatreWorks, wowing local audiences before it heads to its partner location in Denmark. TheatreWorks continues its commitment to producing new creations destined for life beyond Mountain View, and lavishes its resources on this gorgeous, talent-filled production.

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

New heights

Eight-month-old Everest Cuisine is lighting up a quiet corner of southeast Mountain View with delicious Indo-Nepali standards, tented outdoor seating and a focus on take-out.

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Shop Talk: New bakery opens; Chop & Pub

In this week's Shop Talk column, read about a new Palo Alto bakery and a booze-and-tapas establishment headed to Mountain View.

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Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Photographer Matt Black

The latest installment of the Palo Alto Photography Forum will feature photographer Matt Black in conversation with Mother Jones editor Mark Murrmann on Friday, Oct. 13.

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'Moon Mouse' lights up Palo Alto

Lightwire Theater is blasting off from the Oshman Family JCC in Palo Alto on Oct. 22 with their newest show, "Moon Mouse: A Space Odyssey."

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Give it to me straight, docs

R-E-S-P-E-C-T. With apologies to Aretha Franklin, you can find out what it means to you at this year's United Nations Association Film Festival. This year's theme of "Respect" encompasses the festival's ongoing mission, to celebrate the Universal Declaration of Human Rights by showcasing global documentary films that feature diversity, compassion and justice.

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Annual Book Arts Jam returns Oct. 15

The annual Book Arts Jam, presented by the Bay Area Book Artists (BABA), will be held Sunday, Oct. 15.

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