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A Personal Transformation Becomes Public in ‘Surface Tension’Q.Logo.Break

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 01:04:10 +0000

Joseph Liatela's first solo show demands a physical and psychological reckoning at the Center for Sex & Culture.

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Pam MacKinnon Named New Artistic Director for ACTQ.Logo.Break

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 00:44:59 +0000

The New York-based, two-time Tony-winning theatre director will replace longtime artistic director Carey Perloff after the 2017–18 season.

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Ursula K. Le Guin, Whose Novels Plucked Truth From High Fantasy, Dies At 88

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 22:53:54 +0000

The novelist, best known for works such as the Earthsea series and 'The Left Hand of Darkness,' used her fantastic realms to grapple with difficult themes.

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After #OscarsSoWhite and #MeToo, the Academy Finally ListensQ.Logo.Break

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 20:49:09 +0000

This year's nominations feature the diversity audiences have demanded for the past several years.

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Everything You Need To Know About This Year’s Oscar Nominations

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 19:44:04 +0000

This year’s noms include some new voices, including the first woman ever nominated for cinematography.

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Hugh Masekela, Father Of South African Jazz, Dies At 78

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 18:27:23 +0000

He recorded more than 40 solo albums and performed with musicians ranging from Harry Belafonte to Paul Simon. Masekela died after a prolonged battle with prostate cancer.

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GLBT History Museum Looks Back on Magazine that Birthed ‘The Queer’Q.Logo.Break

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 23:25:13 +0000

Don't miss the final days of an exhibition devoted to the seminal queer publication 'OUT/LOOK,' and contemporary reflections on its inspiring contents.

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GIVEAWAY: Win Tickets to Conspiracy of Beards and Kugelplex

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 23:15:21 +0000

We’ve partnered our buddies at Noise Pop to offer you tickets to see KQED Arts’ favorite Conspiracy of Beards and Kugelplex on Sunday, January 28th at Cafe du Nord. San Francisco’s Conspiracy of Beards is a 30 member male choir that performs dynamic, original, a cappella arrangements of the poetic songs of Leonard Cohen. Stewards … Continue reading GIVEAWAY: Win Tickets to Conspiracy of Beards and Kugelplex

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GIVEAWAY: Win Tickets to The Mynabirds and Doe Paoro

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 22:50:18 +0000

We’ve partnered our buddies at Noise Pop to offer you tickets to see The Mynabirds and Doe Paoro on Thursday, January 25th at Cafe du Nord. American singer-songwriter Laura Burhenn is a shape-shifter who can’t sit still. Since 2010 she’s worked under the moniker The Mynabirds, releasing three critically acclaimed and stylistically different albums on Saddle Creek: What … Continue reading GIVEAWAY: Win Tickets to The Mynabirds and Doe Paoro

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Ticket Alert: Kendrick Lamar and SZA at Oracle ArenaQ.Logo.Break

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 20:41:43 +0000

The scoop on where to get presale tickets before the general public for Top Dawg Entertainment's Championship Tour in Oakland.

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Now Playing! Noir City Keeps Things Dark and Twisty at the CastroQ.Logo.Break

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 20:00:35 +0000

The 16th edition of Noir City covers the waterfront, from outright nobodies to the legendary Michael Curtiz.

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Peter Murphy, Godfather of Goth, to Haunt the ChapelQ.Logo.Break

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 16:00:41 +0000

The Bauhaus singer kicks off a month-long residency at the Mission district venue on Jan. 26.

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