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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Go, go to 'Joseph'

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat," when done well, is a ridiculously colorful, humorous and melodic spectacular that retells the biblical story of Joseph as a gleeful pop-rock opera. Broadway By the Bay's current production fits the bill to perfection.

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

'Cubberley Stock' art event planned for March 24

Palo Alto's Public Art Program, in partnership with Oakland-based artist/chef Lexa Walsh, will host "Cubberley Stock," a community event supporting local art, on Sunday, March 24, at 6 p.m. at Cubberley Community Center.

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Thursday, March 14, 2019

What's new in Midpeninsula dining

We've got the details on the eateries that have closed, opened and are headed to the Midpeninsula this year.

Thursday, 12:18 PM | No comments yet

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

'Made, not born'

Palo Alto author Adrienne Mayor explores how many high-tech ideas can be traced back thousands of years, with a particular focus on Ancient Greek mythology, literature and art, in her new book "Gods and Robots: Myths, Machines, and Ancient Dreams of Technology."

Wednesday, 1:38 PM | No comments yet
Say 'hallelujah' to 'Marie and Rosetta'

Musical icons abound in the pantheon of rock 'n' roll, but like so many brilliant African-American trailblazers in the roots of American music, Sister Rosetta Tharpe has been forgotten by many except for a few musicians. Until now.

Wednesday, 1:35 PM | No comments yet
Meow Meow meets Martini

As founder of the 25-year-old chamber-pop ensemble Pink Martini, pianist and arranger Thomas Lauderdale has performed with some charismatic personalities. But he's currently gaga for Meow Meow, a.k.a. Melissa Madden Gray, the multi-lingual Australian vocalist, actress and performer.

Wednesday, 1:33 PM | No comments yet

Monday, March 11, 2019

Festival showcases Hitchcock's thrillers

Catch your favorite films by the "Master of Suspense" at Stanford Theatre's Alfred Hitchcock Film Festival, which runs through Sunday, April 14.

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