Arts & Entertainment

Books Thinking Big

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Neal Stephenson’s new novel, 'Reamde,' takes a long look at a futuristic world of online gaming and intrigue

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In Orbit

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Symphony Silicon Valley presents Holst’s sweeping ‘Planets’ for season opener.    

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Women From Plains

City Lights Theater Company brings Tracy Letts’ caustic drama ‘August: Osage County’ to South Bay  

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In his epic graphic novel 'Habibi,' Craig Thompson tells a tale of true love in new and old Arabia  

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Brain Drain

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Tiffany Shlain’s ‘Connected,’ a memoir-biography about her father and a whole lot more is long on goals and short on process

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Wake-Up Call

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San Jose Rep opens its season with an energetic staging of the musical 'Spring Awakening'

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Spring Into Fall

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San Jose Repertory Theater mounts the Tony-winning musical of youthful passion ‘Spring Awakening’

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Buster Poses

The Stanford Theatre in Palo Alto screens two Buster Keaton silent comedies— ‘Steamboat Bill, Jr.’ and ‘The Three Ages’—on Sept. 9

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Lurching Along

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This Wednesday (Aug. 31) the big Zombie-O-Rama takes over downtown San Jose with a zombie crawl and a screening of 'Fido'

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Sense and Sensibility is a Success

TheatreWorks mounts an engrossing stage version of Jan Austen's famous novel

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Ring Thing

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Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey's new show is led by ringmaster Brian Crawford Scott, a San Jose native.

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The Big Beat

Taiko Jam 2011 at Stanford features five Japanese drum ensembles from around the world

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Magnificent Mizuno

Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music scores with a wonderful orchestral piece by Shuko Mizuno    

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South First Fridays

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After a small hiatus, the South First Fridays event returns this Aug. 5 with art, music and shopping opportunities in San Jose’s SoFA District from 7 to 11pm.

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Fellini Fun

City Lights Theater Company delivers a sexy version of ‘Nine,’ the popular musical based on the Fellini movie.

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Booked Up

Two shows at the Cantor Arts Center reveal riches of the printers’ art that no ebook can duplicate.

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On Target

One of San Jose’s largest summer events, the Target Summer Pops Free Music Festival, which runs July 30–Aug. 7, provides audiences an opportunity to experience the excitement of orchestral, world and pop music from the comfort of their blanket

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Timeless Love

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'Aida,' opening this weekend at Children’s Musical Theater San Jose, is reinvented as a modern story with new twists, catchy tunes and the timeless bond shared between a Nubian princess and Egyptian commander.

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Hot-Hand Luke

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In his solo show at SJ Rep, Charles Ross will condense 'Star Wars.'

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Book Review: Cracked Up

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Mark Arnold's 'If You're Cracker, You're Happy' is not just the best book about the history of 'Cracked' magazine, it’s near certain to be the only book about it.

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