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Lou Fancher

Lou Fancher is a San Francisco Bay Area writer. Her work has been published by WIRED.com, Diablo Magazine, Oakland Tribune, Contra Costa Times, InDance, East Bay Express, Oakland Magazine, SF Weekly, and others.  She is a children's book author, designer and illustrator, with over 50 books in print. Also a choreographer, ballet master and teacher, she coaches professional ballet and contemporary dance companies in the U. S. and Canada.  Visit her website online at www.johnsonandfancher.com.

Articles by this Author

Upcoming Concert
March 12, 2018

The Bay Area's first family of traditional music talks about their new CD and an upcoming performance at the Freight & Salvage.

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Artist Spotlight
March 9, 2018

The renowned pianist offers a tour of the Beethoven concerto he's performing with Symphony Silicon Valley under Carlos Vieu.

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Upcoming Concert
March 3, 2018

The women's vocal ensemble presents a show about turning misfortune into strength.

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Upcoming Concert
March 2, 2018

Philharmonia Baroque's unique outreach program wraps its season with "Corelli the Godfather."

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Upcoming Concert
February 8, 2018

The innovative dance company embraces taking risks and building opportunities for street musicians and foster youth.

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Upcoming Concert
February 5, 2018

The revival of a classic Fontana sonic sculpture coincides with an opportunity to hear the artist speak about his work.

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Upcoming Concert
January 19, 2018

The composer’s original scores will highlight a series of multimedia stories at the Curran Theater.

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Upcoming Concert
    January 12, 2018

    Renowned pianist Menahem Pressler joins the ensemble for an all-Mozart program.

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    Artist Spotlight
    January 9, 2018

    The Palo Alto native talks about his compositions, aspirations, and upcoming performances in the S.F. Performances’ PIVOT series.

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    Feature Article
    January 9, 2018

    Our intrepid reviewer recommends a shelfful of great reads about music and musicians culled from recent publications.

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    Upcoming Concert
    January 3, 2018

    The popular radio and podcast personality curates a wildly eclectic Playlist for the inaugural program.

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    Upcoming Concert
      January 2, 2018

      With a jazz-inflected score and a student choir, the opera takes on big issues.

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      Upcoming Concert
      December 1, 2017

      Artist Kim Anno curates an interdisciplinary show exploring issues of race and culture in 2017.

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      Upcoming Concert
      December 1, 2017

      The choreographer’s potent work tackles culture, identity, and race through recollections of childhood games.

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      Upcoming Concert
      November 28, 2017

      The mezzo-soprano chats about her upcoming performance as the Pilot in Opera Parallèle’s The Little Prince.

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      Upcoming Concert
      November 21, 2017

      An immersive performance experience takes participants through the streets and hidden corners of San Francisco.

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      Upcoming Concert
      November 15, 2017

      The dance company is blurring boundaries for Cal Performances, but also acknowledging the complexity of that act.

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      Artist Spotlight
      November 15, 2017

      The rising soprano reflects on her evolution as a singer and on preparing for her upcoming role in Girls of the Golden West.

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