¡Viva La Revolución!

You'll experience the spirit of the Cubans — the people, not the cigar or the sandwich — at Viva Cuba: An American Musical. David…

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Recent Openers

A weekly listing of new restaurants around town. To recommend a spot, e-mail fresheats. Caffe Pascucci: 170 King (at Third St.), www.caffe-pascucci.com. SOMA. Italian…

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Recent Openers

A weekly listing of new dining spots around town. To recommend a place, e-mail fresheats@sfweekly.com. Bistro SF Grill: 2819 California (at Divisadero), www.sf-grill.com. Pacific…

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Dancing in the Streets

Every year, the throb of drums and partying wakes Mission District residents along Harrison Street at the tender hour of 10 a.m. You can…

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Cuba Libre

According to music historian Juan Flores, author of the 2000 book From Bomba to Hip-Hop: Puerto Rican Culture and Latino Identity, boogaloo or bugalú…

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Moving Tradition

While the less-successful experiments of Fidel Castro’s Cuba are well known, its state-run system for training dance professionals can hardly be counted among them….

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La Novia del Filin

Omara Portuondo's voice surprises U.S. critics; they're fond of saying it's “still sultry,” as the New York Times did. The surprise is proof of…

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