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The steamy poster for the ACT's production of Venus in Fur

I am sitting in a dirty chair in a ugly room on the eighth floor of a building on Grant Avenue, watching a rehearsal of... More»


Thrown into a Nazi prison camp, the famous artist sketched on toilet paper and on the back of propaganda leaflets. His friends bribed his... More»


Certain things don't mix. Ammonia and bleach. Beer and liquor. Pop Rocks and Coke. The proton stream in Ghostbusters. Time to add one more... More»


Most San Franciscans think of yoga as mostly a lot of deep breathing, downward dog positions, and stretchy clothes in solid colors. The Asian Art Museum's... More»

Phillip Seymour Hoffman

With his untimely death at age 46 on February 2nd, the actor Philip Seymour Hoffman left behind one of the greatest bodies of work of any actor—... More»


You know those—ahem—sensual flower paintings that launched Georgia O’Keeffe into modern art stardom? Yeah, they had nothing to do with the... More»

Remnant, by Drew Daly

An oak chair sanded down incrementally until it appears to be dissolving into the air; an encyclopedia set dissected with a scalpel and tweezers to reveal... More»

Marcus Gardley

Award-winning playwright and Oakland native Marcus Gardley on his original play, The House That Will Not Stand, about free black women in 1836 New... More»

A performance from Sketchfest 2013.

The 13th annual SF Sketchfest is in town, with 223 gut- busting shows in 18 days by everyone from Jon Heder to Michael Ian Black. Unless you’ve solved... More»

The cast of Jerusalem.

Jerusalem, the British play about a small-time crook turned rebel folk hero... More»

Ryan Drummond and Sarah Moser in Shotgun Players' Amazing Feats of Loneliness.

Fog Design + Art Fair What: San Francisco’s “premier... More»