By this point, it's clear that Oakland -- or at least the Easy Bay city's mayor, police chief, business and cranky old man communities -- hates itself some Occupy. The hating officially enters the criminal justice system today, when three Occupy Oaklander protesters will appear in Alameda County ... More >>
Joseph SchellSporting crowds make lots of different noises: Cheers, boos -- in Europe they sing. But, every once in a while, a crowd makes that most distinctive of sounds -- the collective reaction of people who've witnessed something that impressed them but they wish they hadn't seen. The "OHHHH ... More >>
Ukranian illusionist Eugeniy Voronin in Teatro Zinzanni's "Sultry Summer Magic"As Teatro Zinzanni's new show, "Sultry Summer Magic," came to a close beneath the giant spiegeltent (that's the fancy Belgian word meaning "mirror tent") at Pier 29 Wednesday night, I only had one question. Wh ... More >>
Saxophonist Tim Ries knows how to jazz up the Rolling Stones. After all, he tours with the band.
Frank Perry's existential melodramas
If you haven't seen it yet, now's the time to catch the world-class Teatro ZinZanni