On the topic of overnight accommodations, Rawson notes, “We’ve been blown away by how soon hotels have filled up. A lot of folks either from outside or locals who want to enjoy the weekend here have booked their reservations already. The Fairmont has been sold out for a couple of weeks, and places like the Marriott and the Sainte Claire [have also seen an uptick].”. Perhaps fans of this silver-anniversary edition of Summer Fest are coming for highlights like the showcases for two record labels with Bay Area origins: Motéma Music in New York, which focuses on jazz and world tunes, and Stones Throw Records out of Los Angeles, specialists in “left of center albums” of the neo soul, hip hop variety.
This year’s season continues with, Aug, 18: Beatles Flashback, tribute to The Beatles, Aug, 25: FUNdamentals, finale cover ballet shoes other name and dance band, Sept, 24: Pear Festival concert 2-4 p.m, with the Tune Riders, For information, visit http://moragaparks.org/concert.html, Contra Costa Superior Court, As required by California Rules of Court, the Contra Costa Superior Court seeks comments regarding recommended changes or additions to local court rules that will become effective Jan, 1, 2017, The comment period will run through Sept, 9..
“She just refused to hang around and be sad,” says Rowlands of Lily. “She knew she has a few years to live and says I’m going to go and learn how to dance. Her husband was a minister, and very conservative, and didn’t approve of these things.”. Lily reminded the actress a lot of her mother, Lady Rowlands, who appeared in several of her son-in-law’s films before her death in 1999 at the age of 95. “My mother was a very independent woman,” says Rowlands, whose three children — Nick, Xan and Zoe — all have become directors. “She was terrific. She could have done anything, really. She had that desire to get out and do things. It never left her.”.
“I think we don’t have enough people on that board that have business experience, that can think and appreciate the perspective of the (team) owners,” he said, “If we lose the teams, we lose goodwill, jobs and sales revenues.”, Because unincorporated Castro Valley has no city government, the District 4 supervisor seat wields great influence in the town of about 60,000 people, Currently, Miley appoints members to the Castro Valley Municipal Advisory Council, the closest thing the city has to a city council, Miley has attempted but failed to ballet shoes other name convince the Board of Supervisors to make the positions elected..
Details: 7:30 p.m. July 18; Golden ! Center, Sacramento; $35-$250. 7:30 p.m. July 27; Shoreline Amphitheatre, Mountain View; $19.50-$240, www.livenation.com. — Jim Harrington, Staff. Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s annual residency at UC Berkeley — now in its 51st year — is always a treat. But this year’s event has the added treat of the Bay Area premiere of rising choreographer and company artist in residence Renee Harris’ tribute to the company’s legendary founder. “Lazarus,” set to a score by Darrin Ross, has earned raves for its thrilling choreography and evocative look at the artistry and anguish of Ailey’s life. It’s paired on one program with Ailey’s classic work “Revelations.” In all, there are four programs with 10 works as well as a variety of workshops and other special presentations during the April 9-14 residency.