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Molly Colin

Journalist Molly Colin writes about the arts and cultural trends.

Articles by this Author

Upcoming Concert
January 16, 2014

Oakland’s annual musical tribute to Martin Luther King features new compositions by Marcus Shelby and much more.

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Festival Review
November 8, 2013

The Sixth International Body Music Festival moved its sonic rhythm party from Oakland to S.F., as its energetic performers tapped, swished, and Velcroed their way across a SFJAZZ Center stage to an enthusiastic audience.

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Upcoming Concert
November 9, 2013

Welcome to Upside-Downton Abbey, a parody of the Masterpiece Theatre phenomenom Downton Abbey that is this year's gala by the Lamplighters Music Theatre.

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Upcoming Concert
August 26, 2013

Executive Director Wiley Hausam plots his first moves to attract a diverse audience for Stanford Live’s wide-ranging season offerings.

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Chamber Music Review
June 21, 2013

Memories and music pour forth at the annual walk-through concert at Chapel of the Chimes in Oakland.

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Upcoming Concert
May 29, 2013

On June 4 clarinetist Brenden Guy performs Movements for a Clarinet Concerto, a long-awaited reconstruction of a Britten commission.

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Feature Article
May 21, 2013

Small opera companies like Berkeley’s West Edge Opera, Walnut Creek’s Festival Opera, and Palo Alto’s West Bay Opera are finding ways to stay in business and to thrive artistically.

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Chamber Music Review
April 24, 2013

Mixing it up, Lara Downes brings adventurous music lovers up close and personal with performers, in a lively, jazz club setting.

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Upcoming Concert
March 13, 2013

Genre-bending is the all-embracing category for the annual Switchboard Music Festival in San Francisco’s Mission District.

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Upcoming Concert
February 5, 2013

Styles of Baroque dance are being brought back to life by a new dance ensemble, accompanied by veteran early-music instrumentalists.

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Dance Review
February 1, 2013

Two acclaimed dance ensembles, from San Francisco and Chicago, blend their talents and creative visions.

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