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Festival recognizes indie films

Festival recognizes indie films

February 7, 2012


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Alice Jones & Jewel Devorawood The 14th annual San Francisco Independent Film Festival will hold screenings at the historical Roxie Theater, located in the Mission district, Feb. 9–23. This festival will feature 78 films over 14 days. What started out as a way for IndieFest founder Jeff Ros...

Alumna works in arts

Alumna works in arts

February 7, 2012


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Isabelle Pinard Managing Editor Alumna Sabrina Buell (’95) has been an art dealer since she graduated from Stanford in 1999. Buell lived in New York for five years, but now she has a house in San Francisco. with her husband Yves Behar, an industrial designer. Buell is also the mother of a 17-mon...

The Melt offers more than Mom’s grilled cheese

The Melt offers more than Mom’s grilled cheese

February 7, 2012


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Alice Jones Reporter Your mother’s Wonder Bread and Velveeta grilled cheese sandwich will never taste the same once you’ve been to The Melt. The newly-opened, three-store chain limiting its menu to gourmet grilled cheeses and a set list of soups paired in five combinations makes picking what to ...

Let’s be Frank hotdog cart brings back an American classic

Let’s be Frank hotdog cart brings back an American classic

November 10, 2011


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Alice Jones Reporter Fillmore Street is not lacking in restaurants, but the Let’s be Frank hot dog cart at the corner of Sacramento Street provides a less-extravagant meal with the same amount of flare. With a blossoming company that includes brick and mortar shops as well as carts, owners Sue Moore and Larry Bain ...

San Francisco Main Library comemmorates Californian suffragettes

San Francisco Main Library comemmorates Californian suffragettes

November 10, 2011


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Sophia Redfern Reporter San Francisco prides itself on its diversity and inclusive legislation, yet it's surprising the exhibit The Centennial of California Woman Suffrage on third floor in the San Francisco Main Library has had little exposure, although the exhibit has substantial information abou...

Fall school play ‘Analiese’ opens next week

Fall school play ‘Analiese’ opens next week

November 10, 2011


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Elizabeth Burkett Reporter At a recent rehearsal for just main characters, sophomore Ayesha Sayeed and SHHS freshman Thomas Namara sat on the darkened Syufy Theatre stage with director Pamela Rickard going over lines for the upcoming fall production “Analiese.” The play focuses on Analiese (Saye...

Junior performs in SF Opera’s ‘Turandot’

Junior performs in SF Opera’s ‘Turandot’

October 6, 2011


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The curtains in the San Francisco Opera House lift during rehearsal, revealing a vibrant scene of central in the opera “Turandot,” which junior Chiara Figari is now a part of after being scouted by artistic director Susan Mcmane of the San Francisco Girls Chorus. “I am one of the Persian monks i...

San Francisco food trucks offer great eats

San Francisco food trucks offer great eats

May 27, 2011


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Simmering curry, roasting barbecue and popping kettle corn mix a medley of mouthwatering smells as droves of diners enter the normally desolate parking lot of Fort Mason on a Friday night. Parked food trucks form a ring around the bustling crowd of customers as they choose their dinner. “There’s...

Paper dolls: Exhibit showcases pulp couture

Paper dolls: Exhibit showcases pulp couture

April 8, 2011


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Katy Hallowell Reporter The extravagant dresses that line that galleries of the Legion of Honor look like costumes straight off the runway and hung on mannequins. Upon closer inspection, the ball gowns are made not of luxurious fabrics but painted paper. Pulp Fashion features 6...

Starting Six: East Bay group on path to dream

Starting Six: East Bay group on path to dream

April 8, 2011


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How did Starting Six get together? We are all best friends from high school [St. Mary’s in Berkeley]. We played basketball together. Nick [Balding] has been the producer since day one. One day we just made a song together. How long have you guys been a group? We have been a group since freshman year in h...

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