Stream these: “Tough Love,” “Say You Love Me”. Bay Area date: 8 p.m. Oct. 21, The Chapel, S.F.; sold out. The skinny: The English singer was one of the highlights of the 2013 Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival, standing tall in a star-studded lineup that also featured the likes of Paul McCartney and Nine Inch Nails. Her atmospheric mix of R&B, pop and electronic music recalls Sarah McLachlan, Sade and the softer side of Beyoncé. Expectations are high for her sophomore set, “Tough Love,” which hits shelves later this month.
The dreams and financial empires of tunnel titan Adolph Sutro, Isaias Hellman of Wells Fargo and Levi Strauss shaped the city, By 1870, prosperity had diluted Jewish religion (this is one segment of the film where Shaffer allows talking-heads ballet leotards on sale to bog down the documentary’s pacing), The film closes on the upbeat with the 1915 Panama—Pacific International Exposition heralding the city’s recovery from the 1906 earthquake, Director Antonin Svoboda’s “The Strange Case of Wilhelm Reich” profiles the prickly, controversial psychiatrist’s final years from 1945 to 1957..
In a biannual event called ChoreoProject, sjDANCEco “gives professional choreographers an opportunity to present their work without any cost to them,” says Maria Basile, the troupe’s co-artistic director and herself a dancer. “Putting on performances is expensive, especially for independents or those not affiliated with a company,” she says. “It’s hard to find a space, for one thing. ChoreoProject allows them to present their performances in front of an audience.”.
Director George Hencke’s insightful film does a good job recounting Spandau Ballet’s ascent, which brought the band from the London club scene to the top of the U.K, charts with the blue-eyed soul classic “True” in 1983, He does an even better job with its descent, as bickering eventually brought the band to its knees and, eventually, the ballet leotards on sale courtroom, Fortunately, that was not to be the end of Spandau Ballet, The group has reunited and even performed at South by Southwest, The film closes with a performance clip of the band, which came from an earlier reunion date, The group — especially vocalist Tony Hadley — sounds quite strong in the segment, It’s more than enough to make one long for a full North American Spandau Ballet tour..
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