DisneyOnIce

Disney on Ice skates through Oakland

A crowd of pint-sized princesses and Mickey Mouses with flashing ears teetered down the steps of Oracle Arena this weekend, all clamoring toward the bright-white sheet of ice glistening in the center of the stadium. As they took their seats, the crowd buzzed in anticipation of the magical night ahead
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Arts, tech and urban planning intersect at Open City/Art City

“I am a postcard machine from the future!” a pseudo-robotic female voice says from inside a colorful fabric booth, along with a few “beeps” and “boops.” Through a wide slot in the “postcard machine,” a hand slides out a card, embellished with backstitches and drawings done by hand. It confidently
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Freight and Salvage Dwells in Affectionate Memory of Woody Guthrie

Woody Guthrie, the great American folk-singer who traveled across the United States singing passionate ballads and hitch-hiking rides along the way, played another concert in spirit last Thursday. Memories of the American icon lay in the heart-felt and earnest production of “Woody Guthrie’s American Song,” playing through July 22nd at
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comics

‘Buddha Doodles’ creator kicks off CCA’s lecture series

From its title, “comics studies” draws expectations of action-packed graphic novels and costumed heroes a la Marvel and DC. With its second annual “Comics in the City” lecture series however, the California College of the Arts’ MFA in Comics program exhibited a diverse lineup of professionals in the industry who
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