Not For Fun Only


Not For Fun Only: Boyhood

People kept being surprised that I hadn’t seen Richard Linklater’s Boyhood, but last week I finally saw it, at a nighttime show crowded with 20-somethings.

Not For Fun Only: Merola Grand Finale 2014

Last weekend I attended the aptly named Merola Grand Finale, a sort of plenary graduation exercise for all 29 of this summer’s Merola Artists.

Not For Fun Only: SF Street Food Festival

Late Saturday afternoon I met up with a couple of friends at the San Francisco Street Food Festival, in a lovely tree-lined stretch of Folsom Street in the Mission.

Not For Fun Only: Hydrogen Jukebox

Last Friday I attended West Edge Opera's staging of Philip Glass's Hydrogen Jukebox.

Aug 6

Not For Fun Only: Up-coming: Merola Grand Finale

Merola Opera has announced the casting for its Grand Finale performance in the War Memorial Opera House on Saturday, August 16th.

Aug 6

Not For Fun Only: BigPicture Competition at Cal Academy

Last week I was at the California Academy of Sciences for an event promoting the Academy’s 1st nature photography competition.

Aug 5

Not For Fun Only: RAWdance: Turing's Apple

Apparently people think I’m not seeing enough dance.

Aug 5

Not For Fun Only: Post Ballet Sneak Peak

Last month a friend invited me along to a free preview of Post Ballet's Five High program, which they perform at the YBCA Theater this week.

Aug 3

Not For Fun Only: Merola Opera: Don Giovanni

Last Thursday night I attended Merola Opera's performance of Don Giovanni.

Aug 2

Not For Fun Only: Vinyl & Giant Robot at the Oakland Museum

A couple of weekends ago, I tagged along with a friend who wanted to see 2 pop culture exhibits at the Oakland Museum before they closed.