Recent A&E Features

Thursday, June 30, 2022

Palo Alto Art Center kicks off 'RESTART' exhibition with opening reception

The Palo Alto Art Center holds its first juried exhibition in over a decade with art centered around the theme of resilience, hope and renewal. The center celebrates the opening of show, titled "RESTART," with a reception on July 1.

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Fourth of July celebrations return in person to the Peninsula

Events across the Peninsula will be taking place in person this year to mark Independence Day. From concerts to fireworks, there are a variety of ways to enjoy Fourth of July festivities over the course of the holiday weekend.

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How dancer, designer and author Kelly Schmutte found the secret to saving ballerina feet

When dancer and designer Kelly Schmutte went to put on her first pair of pointe shoes as a young dancer, it wasn't the beautiful experience she'd thought it would be. She remembers thinking, ‘There's got to be a better way.'"

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Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Frost Amphitheater fills summer with diverse performances

Live music fans can look forward to an eclectic lineup this summer at Frost Amphitheater. Stanford Live is teaming up with fellow Bay Area arts organizations for a summer performance series that spans genres and generations.

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Friday, June 24, 2022

An Italian food expert's guide to Eataly Silicon Valley

Spanning 45,000 square feet and housing a rooftop restaurant, Eataly Silicon Valley provides Italian food lovers with a chance to do their grocery shopping, browse specialty foods and enjoy wine, pizza and gelato all in one place.

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The Guild Theatre goes from 'Downey to Lubbock' with Dave Alvin and Jimmie Dale Gilmore on Saturday

Dave Alvin and Jimmie Dale Gilmore with The Guilty Ones will take the stage at The Guild Theatre on Saturday, June 25.

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Thursday, June 23, 2022

Review: Palo Alto Players stage a festive 'Twelfth Night' set in the Jazz Age

The Palo Alto Players are bringing a Shakespearean favorite into the 1920s with a lively production of "Twelfth Night." The show's in-person run closed June 26, but the company has extended its virtual viewing option through July 31.

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Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Steve Martin and Martin Short are better than ever on stage and screen

The old showbiz turn of phrase that a performer "needs no introduction" certainly applies to Steve Martin and Martin Short, who play Stanford's Frost Amphitheater on June 30.

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Windrider Bay Area Film Forum is back in person for its 13th year

After two years of going virtual, the Windrider Bay Area Film Forum is making a return to in-person screenings with two films that seem a perfect fit for the festival's uplifting theme, "Lens of Hope."

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