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UC Theatre, Berkeley’s New Music Venue, Set To Open In Fall 2015

Berkeley is about to get a new music venue.

03/18/2015

A Jazz band performs at Cafe International. (Photo by Mauricio Balvanera; Flickr)

Singing ‘Happy Birthday’ Leads To Lawsuit Threat For Local Café

The classic “Happy Birthday To You” song has been around longer than anyone can remember, however, that doesn’t mean its free and clear for singers to perform in public spaces.

03/18/2015

(credit: Prisma Guitars)

WATCH: SF State Student Builds Custom Guitars From Busted Skateboards

SF State Industrial Design student Nick Pourfard is only 23, but he’s already carving out his own niche in the world of custom instruments.

03/16/2015

Max Understood (credit: michaelrasbury.org)

Best 2015 Spring Theater Productions In San Francisco

Get your tickets because San Francisco stages are heating up for spring 2015.

03/16/2015

Big Brother 2014 Cast

Big Brother Open Casting Call In San Francisco

Think you can out-last a bunch of strangers living in a house outfitted with dozens of cameras & microphones recording your every move for half a million dollars?

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/13/2015

Terry Pratchett (credit: Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

Fantasy Author Terry Pratchett Dies At 66

Author/creator of the exuberant, satirical “Discworld” series has died. He was 66.

03/12/2015

Batkid and "Batman" (photo via Batkidbegins.com/ KTF Films)

Batkid Documentary Gets Picked Up By New Line Media, To Be Adapted Into Narrative Film

Warner Bros. Pictures will distribute the documentary with plans to release it in the coming year.

03/12/2015

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The B.ay A.rea Roller Derby Girls Kick Off Season With GoPro Video: Watch

Aiming to empower women while also creating high-energy athletic entertainment, the B.A.D. Girls will kick off their season this March 14 in a double header at the Craneway Pavilion in Richmond.

03/11/2015

A group of children dance during the San Francisco Chinese New Year Festival and Parade.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

A Million People, A Million Smiles At The Chinese Lunar New Year Parade In SF

Spectators lined the streets as a fanfare of floats, firecrackers, acrobats and marchers in elaborate costumes paraded down Market street, around Union Square, and then into Chinatown.

03/07/2015

(Photo Credit: Ballet San Jose)

Ballet San Jose Silicon Valley Must Raise $550,000 By March 14 To Continue Operations

The ballet company, the second largest professional company in California, has been facing financial struggles for some time.

03/05/2015

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