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Music, All Shook Down Lady Gaga's Performance at the Academy Awards Made Us Weep — For All The Wrong Reasons

Lady Gaga's Performance at the Academy Awards Made Us Weep — For All The Wrong Reasons

Remember when Lady Gaga was a dirty temptress, rolling around, all oily and raunchy, in good shades and hot bikinis, like a feral club kid who somehow snuck into the pop mainstream when no one was looking? We do.…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Tourism for Locals: Musée Mécanique Revives Past with Family Fun

Tourism for Locals: Musée Mécanique Revives Past with Family Fun

Fisherman's Wharf is already a circus show that most of us want to avoid, but there's one attraction along the Embaracadero that makes pushing through the crowds of tourists worth it. With the drop of a coin, the Musée…
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Calendar, Night&Day The Sound of Showtunes

The Sound of Showtunes

How do you solve a problem like not being able to belt out your favorite show tunes? Not every sing-along is worth the time, but it's The Sound of Music, people. If there's a better way to celebrate the…
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Calendar, Night&Day Von Trapped

Von Trapped

Don't underestimate the Hollywood musical. Just consider the turbulence of the 1960s – the civil rights movement, the pill, war protests, women’s liberation. Sure, those were responses to strife, inequality, and oppression, but it's our theory that the sugarcoated pretty…
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Film, Take This Woman

Take This Woman

It happens so often these days. A comedy opens with clever jokes, endearing characters, and an enjoyably brisk pace, all of which put you at ease. This'll be fun, you think, settling into your chair. Someone trustworthy is driving, so…
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Film, Same Old Song

Same Old Song

When did we first encounter a feel-good film that united delinquent kids, a devoted (if professionally frustrated) teacher, and the transformative power of music? Was it Julie Andrews? Could it have been the spirited, softhearted Maria and her Austrian brood,…
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Film, A Royal Shame

A Royal Shame

Garry Marshall is at it again. The director of Pretty Woman, Beaches, and the original Princess Diaries has returned to peddle his particular brand of über-schmaltz in The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement, in which he disguises an insidious worship…
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News, Dog Bites

Checked Out

For Dog Bites, the holiday season means another string of cheap dates with frozen pizza, a carton of spiked eggnog, and the TV set. Since we'd already memorized A Charlie Brown Christmas, we decided to celebrate this year's depressionfest with…
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Culture, Stage

New York, New York

Forbidden Broadway Strikes Back! Written and directed by Gerard Alessandrini. At the Triad, 158 W. 72nd Street, New York City; call (212) 799-4599. Tubes By Blue Man Group. At the Astor Place Theater, 434 Lafayette, New York City; call (212)…
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