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  By the time the lead actors had taken their final curtain-call bows Friday night at ... More»


  The defining moment in Word for Word’s latest production comes while the lead character, the widower Mrs. Donaldson,... More»


Editor’s Note: This is one of many stories about our relationship with the natural world, which San Francisco... More»


  I’d only just taken my seat and donned the pair of headphones I’d found waiting for me across my seatback in the... More»


  There’s a new work on display at San Francisco’s Legion of Honor museum, not so much sharing space with—... More»


  Some of the real stars of San Francisco Ballet’s upcoming Cinderella (Apr. 28... More»


Ben Lerman, an emergency medicine physician, talked about the time that, sleep-deprived, he lubed his gloved finger up for a prostate exam with Thousand... More»


  Alexander Hamilton. You’re nuts for Alexander Hamilton. You have been bathing in Hamiltonia for the past two... More»


  An hour before curtain, Kelly and Kathy Donica were among the growing throng of theater patrons crowding... More»


  To paraphrase Goebbels, a lot of conceptual art makes you want to reach for your revolver. All too often, that genre combines the worst of... More»

Bouquets to Art

  Life is short; art is eternal. That old saw will be put to the test at the De Young’s... More»


  One was a Parisian postimpressionist; the other was a San Franciscan who helped launch the figurative movement. Nevertheless, Henri Matisse... More»