Two local theater companies combine to present this modern American riff on ‘Oedipus Rex.’
A romantic comedy may be the perfect respite from today’s dismal news. And who better than playwright Sheila Callaghan to create this bright, upbeat, contemporary entertainment?
The Reimagine End of Life Festival, which runs through Nov. 3, confronts the taboo of death. It creates community through plays, talks, books and other art forms.
The Bay Area premiere of a Sam Shepard play, chocolate and coffee to support a landmarked Berkeley building, cleaning up our open spaces, and more this weekend in Berkeley.
National Book Award finalist Christina García returns to Berkeley with a winning, sensual theatrical adaptation of her 2010 novel.
Mariano Llinás’ film ‘La Flor’ runs well over 14 hours, but this critic can’t wait to see it again; meanwhile one of the nastiest men of the 20th century is the subject of a documentary by director Matt Tyrnauer.
The two guitar masters, from Mali and Niger, bring their sinewy grooves to the UC Theater.
BSO’s fourth conductor will build on the institution’s track record of innovation and creativity to tell diverse stories.
A playful exhibit at the Oakland Museum of California offers an insight into the particular creative culture of the extraordinary yearly gathering in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert.
Music from singer songwriters, blues guitarist and world fusion, plus the first-ever city Open House and an original play perfectly timed for Hispanic Heritage Month.
Don’t miss the hypnotic sound and movement of this powerhouse hula troupe from the Big Island at Zellerbach Hall, this Sunday at 3 p.m.
Registration in Thursday’s Great California ShakeOut earthquake drill is up slightly — but experts look to increase participation.