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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 23:10:57 +0000Our dance critic weighs in on this season's newly commissioned ballets, including input from choreographers Yuri Possokhov, Jiří Bubeníček, Liam Scarlett, Arthur Pita and Myles Thatcher.Sarah Van Patten and Luke Ingham in Trey McIntyre's ‘Presentce’ at the San Francisco Ballet season opening gala on Jan 19, 2017.Jiří Bubeníček rehearses Dores André and Francisco Mungamba in ‘Fragile Vessels’Lorena Feijoo rehearses Yuri Possokhov's ‘Optimistic Tragedy’ at San Francisco BalletSteven McRae as The Creature and Federico Bonelli as Victor Frankenstein in Liam Scarlett's ‘Frankenstein.’ (© 2016 The Royal Opera House)Arthur Pita (left) rehearses his new ‘Salome’ at San Francisco BalletMyles Thatcher (2nd from right) rehearsing Joseph Walsh, Steven Morse, Sasha De Sola and Carlo DiLanno in his 2017 world premiere, as yet untitled.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 21:20:50 +0000Protesters in San Francisco voice their feelings despite public transportation delays and wet weather.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:00:25 +0000Jack Smith lives! In Ken Jacobs' 'Two Wrenching Departures' at YBCA, that is.Still from 'The Wrenching Departures,' 1989.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 12:37:37 +0000
In February, KQED proudly celebrates the diversity of our community with a special Black History Month programming lineup on KQED Public Television.
Premiere dates are listed below. Please click on each program ...read more
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:02:41 +0000
The Chinese New Year will be celebrated on Saturday, January 28. San Francisco already started the festivities this past weekend with a mini procession and ribbon cutting ceremony in Chinatown that will culminate in the big parade on Saturday, February 11.
Now is the time to get ...read more
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 21:01:18 +0000
Our episode starts with a blinged-out, bored Victoria riding around town. Some people gather to watch her carriage pass:
But, elsewhere, a much larger crowd gathers to protest:
“One Man, One Vote,” the signs read. A reasonable request, right? Apparently not; soldiers aim rifles at the protestors, yell “In the name ...read more
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 16:00:34 +0000On a day filled with righteous anger, a 'singing protest' in San Francisco makes a strong argument for the simple power of empathy. The choir gathers before the march.Anti-choice marchers arrive at Justin Herman Plaza.Marchers surround the choir near the Ferry Building.Anti-choice marchers arrive at Justin Herman Plaza.The women's march near City Hall later that evening.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 20:15:10 +0000KQED reporters share the most captivating examples of creative expression from post-Inauguration Day marches in Oakland, San Francisco, San Jose and Santa Rosa.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 22:23:52 +0000A new covers compilation by up-and-coming Bay Area artists includes some tracks you might just like better than the originals.