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Take the Baton

Award-winning conductor Laurie Cohen founded Mill Valley Philharmonic in the Fall of 2000, and for nearly two decades, the MVP has delighted Marin audiences...

Witness to History

Fifth-generation North Bay native Lynn Downey is driven by what she calls a need to bear witness, whether in her previous work as the...

Evil Never Sleeps

The best parts in Doctor Sleep, the sequel to The Shining (1980), do without Stanley Kubrick and Stephen King’s sense of gigantism. It’s not...

Musical Action

Two years ago, North Bay musician and producer Scott Mickelson made headlines when he assembled and released After the Fire, Vol 1, a benefit...

Dark Song

More opera than musical (San Francisco Opera actually did a production in 2015), Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler’s Sweeney Todd is an exceedingly difficult...

Idol Worship

Steven Kent was 13 years old when he met Elvis Presley backstage after a show in Las Vegas. “The whole experience was a bit...

Children’s Crusade

Some people are going to hate Taika Waititi’s Jojo Rabbit like they haven’t hated anything since Life is Beautiful, and understandably some will argue...

Do the Time Warp

If being hit on the head by a piece of sponge foam toast or across the face by a flying condom isn’t your cup...

Monster Mash

Holidays come and go, but Halloween takes its time building up to the big day with nearly a month of activities. As the spirited...

From the Heartland

Before he moved to Marin, singer-songwriter, guitarist and bandleader Danny Click was rocking and rolling in Austin, Texas. Before that, he lived in a...