Recent A&E Features

Thursday, February 16, 2017

This week's A&E highlights

This week, check out "Messengers for Peace" photo exhibition at Foothill College, a free family concert with Brassview at CSMA, jazz and hip-hop artist Masego at Stanford and ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro at the Fox Theatre.

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Reliably charming

Aldo Los Altos is the ideal neighborhood Italian restaurant: above-average food and service and pleasant ambiance, with oversized portions and sane prices to boot.

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Generations of jazz

Next week, several generations of jazz artists will be represented locally as part of San Jose Jazz's Winter Fest 2017 concerts on the Peninsula.

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Jake Shimabukuro plays in Redwood City

Ukulele superstar Jake Shimabukuro has played for everyone from Jimmy Kimmel to the Queen of England. On Sunday, Feb. 19, he'll be playing for an audience of locals at the Fox Theatre in Redwood City.

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'Messengers of Peace: Photographs by Ron Herman’

Local photographer and professor Ron Herman will present his latest collection of work, "Messengers of Peace," at Foothill College's Appreciation Hall (Room 1501, 12345 El Monte Road, Los Altos Hills) on Thursday, Feb. 23, at 6 p.m.

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Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Valentine's progress

This Feb. 14, ditch the box of chocolates and flowers for a plan to hop from one restaurant to another for food and drink.

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Local theater companies announce next seasons

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley this week announced its plans for its 2017/18 season, which will feature two world premieres.

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Friday, February 10, 2017

This week's A&E highlights

This week, sing along to love songs with Schola Cantorum, laugh with comedian Sammy Obeid in Palo Alto, sample local Native American cuisine at Los Altos History Museum and dance the Charleston at Pacific Art League's annual gala.

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Wednesday, February 8, 2017

In 'Yellow Face,' the personal is political

"What I love most in the theater is honesty," David Henry Hwang states, with no small irony, in his semi-autobiographical play "Yellow Face." The play, presented now by Los Altos Stage Company, offers an odd -- but successful -- tonal blend of comedy and seriousness, fact and fiction.

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Talent on tap

Rhythmic Circus, an innovative group that mixes tap, live music, beatboxing, comedy and more, will shuffle and flap its high-energy take on the tap tradition to the Oshman Family JCC in Palo Alto on Feb. 11.

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