Circle the dates for the East Bay’s most enticing art shows, dance performances, film festivals, lit events, and musical gigs.
Emeryville’s Orton Development gets the go-ahead to mastermind the revival of the 101-year-old venue that’s been dormant for a decade.
Pluck and good luck are trademark traits of the Berkeley-based singer-songwriter with a gift for innovation and collaboration.
How did our Mayberry by the Bay become a mecca for so many misfits, outcasts, and rebels?
A Berkeley law school graduate gives her singing a career a chance in her search for a more soul-filled existence.
A Cal State University, East Bay bass/baritone lands in Milan, where he is connecting Italians and international students through a website he created.
Oakland pop rockers Midnight Cinema has a new business model for getting its music out, and at the moment it doesn’t involve major recording studios or record labels.
Better known as “Bean,” this drumming and dance phenomena takes her students on percussive tours of African and Middle East from the confines of Rhythmix Cultural Works.
The lightweight instruments are perfect for traveling, sound great, and have roots traced back to Oakland.
Xavier Dphrepaulezz is an Oakland musician whose star seems to be rising, thanks to beating out 7,000 other contestants from around the world for NPR’s “Tiny Desk Concert Contest.”