Recent A&E Features

Thursday, October 21, 2021

Here's where to celebrate Halloween and Dia de los Muertos on the Peninsula

There's plenty of fall fun to be had, with both in-person events and some virtual activities.
Here's a sampling of Peninsula events to celebrate Halloween and Dia de los Muertos.

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Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Mexican artist Fernando Escartiz's 'Stardust' brings life to Día de los Muertos celebration

From cataclysmic destruction, new life emerges. That's the idea behind Mexican Artist Fernando Escartiz's new art installation "We Are Stardust" arriving later this month at the Art Kiosk in the Redwood City's Courthouse Square.

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Friday, October 15, 2021

Seeing stars: Peninsula restaurants shine in the 2021 Michelin Guide

Out of more than 500 listees, the Michelin Guide included dozens of restaurants on the Peninsula and surrounding area in its 2021 California edition, the first since 2019.

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Earthwise Productions hosts a free show with singer-songwriter Mary Gauthier

Singer-songwriter Mary Gauthier performs a free outdoor concert Oct. 17 in Palo Alto, where she'll perform songs from her latest album, which were co-written with military veterans about their experiences.

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Thursday, October 14, 2021

The Zoppé Family Circus carries on a centuries-old tradition

Having survived multiple wars and two pandemics, the Zoppé Circus is celebrating its 12th anniversary in Redwood City, with "La Vita Nuova," a show created especially for the community. The circus will be in town through Nov. 21.

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Wednesday, October 13, 2021

A shy hero's quest for love may end up saving the world in 'Lizard Boy'

Music is the superpower that a trio of cast members shares in "Lizard Boy," a comic book-inspired, indie folk-rock musical playing in person and streaming at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley through Oct. 31.

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Monday, October 11, 2021

Farm to latte: Palo Alto's Progeny Coffee brews a new approach to your cup of joe

The founders of Progeny Coffee in Palo Alto spent years studying the coffee supply chain and found a broken system. They hope to shift the financial tides of the industry to benefit those growing everyone's morning brew.

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Friday, October 8, 2021

Art center hosts hybrid community day to explore 'Art of Disability Culture' show

The Palo Alto Art Center hosts an online and in-person community day highlighting its current exhibition, "The Art of Disability Culture" on Oct. 10. The event features exhibit tours, performances and activities.

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Innovative trumpeter Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah brings 'stretch jazz' to Stanford Live

Jazz trumpeter and composer Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah brings his deft blend of jazz, modern hip-hop and ancient diasporic rhythms to Stanford's Bing Concert Hall on Saturday, Oct. 9 in a show presented by Stanford Live.

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