Well, hello! Let's talk about social media at live shows, shall we? IPhones, Twitter, Instagram: I'm all for them. Jack White, on the other hand? He is not. White has taken to posting signs at shows telling his fans that the use of Twitter and Facebook is "strictly prohibited" during his set. (No w ... More >>
Vincent Van GoghWill the latest report take the wind out of the city's sails? The latest Budget and Legislative Analyst's report analyzing the potential costs and benefits of hosting the America's Cup regatta has finally hit dry land. But, crunching the numbers, the city's numerical mavens still ... More >>
Vincent Van Gogh Q: How many Jewish mothers does it take to screw in a lightbulb? A: "It's all right, bubbeleh, I'll sit in the dark..."April 20 is a day that's just jam packed. It's the official Christmas for pot smokers (far out), Hitler's birthday (drag) and, the kickoff of International Dark Sky ... More >>
What happens when an artsy film guy who has gone way into debt hooks up with a school that doesn't know how to run a nonprofit theater? We hope it has a happy ending.
When a play condemns criticism, what's a theater reviewer to do?
Art that improves in person
Outsider artists scream "Death to Electric Guitars!"; neo-burlesque's best step into Broad Daylight.
Deborah Hayden's new book, Pox, pulls the covers off famous people with syphilis. That's right: syphilis.
Film Reps List for 12-19-2001
The history of reggae, dub, soul, and "meggae," as told by Lee "Scratch" Perry