Section: Entertainment

Flipping the bird

Flipping the bird

As Sam Spade in the film noir classic “The Maltese Falcon,” Humphrey Bogart is to detectives what hardboiled is to eggs. The 1941... Continue

Parlez-vous Petanque?

Parlez-vous Petanque?

The Valley of the Moon Petanque Club hosts a “Meet, Eat and Compete” event on Saturday, April 12. Learn the basics of the game... Continue

Hometown Band strikes up free shows

Sonoma’s Home Town Band presents “A Musical Tour of Britain,” under the direction of John Partridge, with two free concerts... Continue

The Disneyland of debauchery

The Disneyland of debauchery

It’s not your average family vacation. The documentary “Taking My Parents to Burning Man,” winner of the Audience Choice Award... Continue

All’s Wells

All’s Wells

Tyrone Wells is an imposing talent; at 6’ 4”, he’s imposing in general. The singer/songwriter/guitarist, out of L.A. via Seattle,... Continue

New ‘Radio’ wave

New ‘Radio’ wave

Led by its creator, the charismatic singer, songwriter, recycled pop star and one-time gravedigger Giovanni DiMorente, El Radio Fantastique... Continue

Playing out the ‘American Dream’

Playing out the ‘American Dream’

Perhaps best known as host of NPR’s “Jazz Alive” series and the PBS series “Broadway Musicals: A Jewish Legacy,” author,... Continue

Climate change debate, reframed

Climate change debate, reframed

The Reverend Sally Grover Bingham, an active voice in the environmental community for 30 years, comes to Sonoma on Thursday, March... Continue

Solutions for a troubled planet

Solutions for a troubled planet

Directed by filmmaker and environmentalist John D. Liu, “Green Gold” documents large-scale ecosystem restoration projects in China,... Continue

‘Cure’ for restructured BottleRock

‘Cure’ for restructured BottleRock

The Cure will headline the BottleRock Music Festival as the Napa event returns May 30 –June 1 under a new production team. A group... Continue