Jesse Kellerman has set his new book, which he wrote with his father, in Berkeley. It features a deputy sheriff working for the coroner’s bureau.
Mulatu Astatke, the architect of Ethio-jazz, that melds Amharic scales, jazz and Afro-Cuban rhythms — plays Berkeley with the incomparable Meklit on Aug. 16.
James Hadley has danced and acted on Broadway, but now he is wowing audiences around the globe with his visually arresting shows, including one with Marvel superheroes.
We picked some the most exciting performances from an eclectic and varied new season calendar.
Yehudi Menuhin launched the Asian Youth Orchestra in 1987. It took time to get the ambitious trans-national project off the ground. On Saturday, they play Berkeley.