December 20 – December 26, 2006
Free Family Day
If you’re not feeling very merry today, there are few choices for entertaining yourself. You can head to the movies,...
“Home for the Holidays”
Are you dreaming of a white Christmas? You can sing about it with the talented San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus...
Oy Vey in a Manger
America's favorite drag a cappella quartet, the Kinsey Sicks, present their latest deliciously barbed musical variety show, Oy Vey...
Accordionist Odile Lavault leads her gang of Django Reinhardt devotees in a jaunty mix of waltzes, tangos, musettes, and all the other dance...
Would you go see a band whose members describe their sound as “a large intestine turned inside out and left to wander...
Bay artists and contributors toast 2006's best
Online exclusive: more local players and playas' top 10s
About our cover artist
New Mexico native Sam Flores landed in San Francisco in 1995. He immersed himself in the city's street culture of skateboarding...
San Francisco’s Flipper were oddballs even in the early ’80s punk scene. Their caustic and dirgelike sound broke any mold that may have...
Oakland's Saviours prove they're metal
Twelve picks for twelve months of dance
And the world around it ...
Not too big, not too small -- and just right
Holiday listings are compiled by Todd Lavoie. Listings for Wed/20-Tues/26 are below; check back each week for updated events. See Picks for information on...
Hairspray gets another 'do.
Judge blocks newspaper monopoly: Hearst, Singleton barred from joint business deals
Clown cars riddle the work of leonardogillesfleur
Pan's Labyrinth is almost as fantastic as it is fantastical
Suddenly, she was attracted both ways
We use a fertility monitor for birth control — my partner pees on a stick and inserts the stick in the monitor,...
Sales and salvation were art world keywords in 2006