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FutureArtsNow!

Not only has our work enriched the lives of local youths, it has also changed negative perceptions about hip hop culture. Hip-hop saved my…

Studio Bongiorno

A place for misfits, wanderers, and seekers The moment you step into Studio Bongiorno, you know you’re in a place you won’t soon forget,…

Day Trip: Berkeley

Berkeley has a big name for being a relatively small town. Despite having just over 100,000 residents, Berkeley has a worldwide reputation and is…

Model Monday: Michelle

Name: Michelle Richardson Age: 20 Height: 5’9″ Hometown: Redding, CA Agency: Stars Management Favorite Book: Bone by Jeff Smith Favorite Music: ’90s hip hop…

Café Pink House

The venue takes the musician’s perspective. This space was made for musicians.—Atsuko Yamura Walking through the Village, Saratoga’s historic downtown district, on a summer…

The Bad Ones

Not your typical lounge act The key to a great sound is playing something that sounds familiar but also feels new, a sweet spot…

ShakesBEERience

Shakespeare. Theater. Beer. I often wonder, as I perform in ShakesBEERience, how similar this must have been to how it was in Shakespeare’s time….

Monique Hafen

I really like connecting with audiences. My favorite thing to do is make an audience laugh. There’s nothing better in the world than bringing…

BioCurious: Eri Gentry

Biology isn’t the biggest conversation starter, but if we can get people interested through food and drink, maybe they’ll also chew on how they…

Show Pick-Up Party Recap

On a warm August evening, guests of KQED Arts and Content Magazine gathered together in what was once a Masonic Temple but is now…