Thomas Vinterberg’s 'The Commune,' set in early 1970s Denmark and filmed in Danish, while by no means a failure, is not one of his best efforts.
A bluegrass festival, exciting new artists, Langston Hughes on stage, Martin Sheen hosting a gala, and the Himalayan Fair for your delectation this weekend.
Taranath plays a classical recital Tuesday at Freight & Salvage with Udayraj Karpur, a tabla veteran. Also recommended: Mokoomba, one of Zimbabwe’s most popular bands, May 24.
The Berkeley Art Center has put on many provocative shows in its 50-year history but now faces challenges about how to pay for its building.
‘The Events’ is an ultimately humanitarian two-person play that should be seen for its fine acting, taut direction and vital message.
The ‘Hamilton’ star, in town for Notes & Words, rapped with kids in the music therapy program at Children’s, to which he made a generous donation.
Over 200 local, national and international authors will head to downtown Berkeley for the Bay Area Book Festival on June 3-4, which includes a street fair and kids’ activities.
Dorothea Lange lived in Berkeley and donated her archives to OMCA as locality was important to her. We review her new show and interview Lange’s god-daughter, Elizabeth Partridge.
The Edible Schoolyard plant sale, Peace Train choir, Me First and the Gimme Gimmes, Democracy Now’s Amy Goodman, and NCAA tennis are on the menu for this weekend in Berkeley.