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Thursday, September 13, 2018

'Eco Echo: Art and Environment Laboratory'

Palo Alto's Cubberley Artist Studio Program (CASP) will present a new exhibition, "Eco Echo: Art and Environment Laboratory."

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Flawed but fabulous

Summer may be ending, but drag queens are hot right now -- and you can find them at the Bus Barn Theatre during the Los Altos Stage Company's run of "The Legend of Georgia McBride."

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Jazz legend opens new season at Stanford Live

Saxophonist Charles Lloyd launches Stanford Live's 2018-19 season on Friday, Sept. 21, with his band The Marvels, featuring special guest singer/songwriter Lucinda Williams.

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Dogged pursuits

There are two kinds of people in the world: people who hate dogs, and people who will love "Pick of the Litter," the dog-themed documentary sensation of the year that tracks five Labrador retriever puppy siblings as they train to become guide dogs.

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Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Diverse group art show in Atherton this Friday

Eleven artists with works in eight different mediums will be featured in the Atherton Arts Foundation's one-time "Diversity in Art" exhibit on Friday, Sept. 14, in Holbrook-Palmer Park's Jennings Pavilion.

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Friday, September 7, 2018

Sichuan classics

Most people heading out to dinner at a Sichuan restaurant want authentic cuisine or are looking for the typical Chinese comfort food they know and crave. At Fey in Menlo Park, the two factions can dine happily side by side.

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The call of the wild

With its new exhibition, "Africa: The Struggle of Beauty," the Pacific Art League hopes to give back to the natural world, not only by celebrating its beauty but also providing information about critical issues facing it.

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Pear kicks off season with 'Northanger Abbey'

There were some carping critics in the lobby at The Pear Theatre following the nearly three-hour performance of "Northanger Abbey" on Saturday. Despite its length, "Northanger Abbey" is really very enjoyable, and carries the audience happily along with the language of Jane Austen, as adapted by Pear founder Diane Tasca.

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Cornering evil

Not everything works in "Operation Finale"-- the historical drama about the capture of fugitive Nazi Adolf Eichmann -- but enough does to form a functional spy thriller and, more importantly, an intriguing character study of two men shaped by hatred.

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A home for music

Some folks take up golf after retirement. Others travel, downsize or simply relax. For Aimee Bolter Campbell, retirement has meant dedicating more time -- and space -- to a lifelong love: music.

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Woodside Plein Air Painters exhibit their work at Town Hall

A few weeks after spending the day capturing their idyllic surroundings on canvas in the hills above town, Woodside Plein Air Painters are exhibiting their works at Woodside Town Hall from Friday, Sept. 7, through Sunday, Sept. 9.

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