Night Life and Entertainment

Fireside Now Has Free Comedy

Aug 15,2019

“Wonder Dave” announced he will host “Hysteria Comedy” every third Monday at 8 p.m. at the Fireside Lounge, 1453 Webster St. The Fireside will offer drink specials starting at 7 p.m. Admission is free, but donations are accepted. 

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File photo &nbsp&nbsp Quite the hit last year, the Tinker Bus will make another appearance at this year’s Mini Maker Faire at Alameda Point set for Sunday, Aug. 11.

Makers Unite at Faire

Aug 01,2019

The lineup of makers at the Alameda Mini Maker Faire was announced last week. More than 75 exhibitors will display their works and get people involved in making. 

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Tim Burgess &nbsp&nbsp Mary Lou’s Apartment, above, rounds out a broad selection of entertainers and  libations at the upcoming Pour Your HeART Out fundraiser hosted by Rhythmix Cultural Works. The fun takes place Saturday, Aug. 10.

Time to Pour Your HeART Out for Kids

Aug 01,2019

Only at a wonderfully creative facility like Rhythmix Cultural Works could Pour Your HeART Out, a benefit for youth arts — an annual showcase of some of Northern California’s most talented women in craft beverage, food and the arts — take place all under one roof. On Saturday, Aug.

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Courtesy photos &nbsp&nbsp The West Coast Dancers are ready to “Dance to the Music” starting Wednesday, June 19.

West Coast Dance Theatre Set to Perform in 46th annual Revue

Jun 13,2019

Marnell Xavier’s West Coast Dance Theatre (WCDT) is now preparing for its 46th annual musical song and dance productions, “Dance to the Music.” Two different productions on two different days, but both are a cavalcade of fluorescent colors, pop tunes and funky, fancy footwork. 

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All photos: &nbsp&nbsp Top, the Christelle Durandy Trio performs on Park Street in front of Jessica Eastburn’s artwork; The Mother exhibit inside the K Gallery; Randy and the Gypsy Boys peform in front of the Alameda Marketplace; and Taller Bombalele, the Puerto Rican Bomba drum ensemble drums and dances at the Rhythmix after-party.

Scenes from ‘Love Our Island’

May 16,2019

Rhythmix Cultural Works, Alameda’s destination for global arts and culture, celebrated the eighth instance of its “Radical Beauty, Love Our Island” art walks last Friday.

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Courtesy photo &nbsp&nbsp Guitarist Pat Wilder, left, and vocalist Pamela Rose will perform in Rose’s “Blues is a Woman” show this Saturday, March 23.

‘Blues is a Woman’ Set for Saturday

Mar 21,2019

Celebrating the great women of blues in the heart of International Women’s Month Rhythmix Cultural Works presents Pamela Rose’s critically acclaimed new show: “Blues is a Woman — from Ma Rainey to Bonnie Raitt.” Many women have left their mark on the blues: Bessie Smith, Memphis Minnie, Sister Ro

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