October Dance

Check out these Bay Area dance events in October, including two that get you out of the audience and onto the dance floor. Wrecking at ODC Theater on October 19 Originally developed by Susan Rethorst in 1995 in New York City, dance wrecking is an event where choreographers re-organize each

October Film Festivals

Pick your favorite films from a trio of long-running local festivals and make some movie dates this month. Film subjects for every taste range from human rights and the careers of master dance choreographers to heroic figures who cut against the grain. Mill Valley Film Festival: October 4-14 This internationally

Meet an Author This Week

Visit your San Francisco neighborhood bookstore to meet one of these authors scheduled for readings and discussions in October. Reyna Grande at The Bindery: October 3 Mexican author Reyna Grande, who walked across the border at age nine looking for her parents and a home, celebrates her new memoir, “A

September Dance

September offers several exciting dance events including some celebrating significant anniversaries this year. Smuin Ballet Dance Series 01: September 21-22 Smuin Contemporary Ballet’s 25th anniversary season opens with Dance Series 01, a six-dance bill that honors the past, present and future of this riveting dance troupe.  See details. FACT/