Thursday - Sep 24, 2020

Calendar & Tourism

  • A Permanent Town Square in the Excelsior?     

    A Permanent Town Square in the Excelsior?  

    Compiled by the El Reportero’s staff   Excelsior Action Group and Sunday Streets bring the vision to Persia Triangle on October 20   San Francisco – Excelsior residents have dreamed of creating a permanent town square and public mini park at the Persia Triangle, a site formed by the intersection of Mission Street, Ocean and

  • The South also exists

    The South also exists

    Musical Dreams in Homage to Rafael Manríquez   Compiled by the El Reportero’staff   Joyful evening of roots music from the tip of South America to the Rio Grande, presenting: John Santos – Afro-Caribbean Sabor, Osvaldo Torres & Silvia Balducci – Andean whispers Marci Manríquez’ experimental ballads & Latin American music Also featuring Luis Valverde’s Dance

  • A Latino folktale about how death brings meaning to life

    A Latino folktale about how death brings meaning to life

    The San Francisco Bay Area Theatre Company (BATCO) presents Death and the Artist: A Latino folktale about how death brings meaning to life   Compiled by the El Reportero’s staff   The show takes place at the Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts from Friday Oct. 18 through Nov. 3, 2019 (over Halloween and Día

  • Chucho Valdés with Kenny Garrett and others   

    Chucho Valdés with Kenny Garrett and others  

    Compiled by the El Reportero’s staff   Master Cuban pianist ChuchoValdés performs with his Bata Quartet and guests: alto saxophonist Kenny Garrett, Joey DeFrancesco, Dianne Reeves, and Regina Carter. The magnificent Cuban pianist and his Jazz Batá Quartet go to town with a series of superior guests during their four-night residency, including the rollicking B-3

  • John Santos Sextet at Yoshi’s

    John Santos Sextet at Yoshi’s

    Compiled by the El Reportero’s staff   Far more than a master percussionist, internationally renowned multi-Grammy-nominated percussionist and San Francisco native, John Santos can be seen on Fri, Sept. 27, from 10 – 11:59 p.m., at Yoshi’s Oakland, 510 Embarcadero West, Oakland.   Cine Latino brings the best in Latino films on 2019 In just

  • Cine Latino brings the best in Latino films on 2019

    Cine Latino brings the best in Latino films on 2019

    Compiled by the El Reportero’s staff   In just a few days Cine+Mas SF presents the 11th San Francisco Latino Film Festival with over 90 films including shorts, features, and documentaries. There are 12 documentary features, 14 narrative features, and nine shorts programs to choose from. Most features are San Francisco premieres with a few

  • Leaders of the Nicaraguan peasant movement visit SF Bay Area

    Leaders of the Nicaraguan peasant movement visit SF Bay Area

    Compiled by the El Reportero’s staff   Nicaraguan Human Rights Advocates from The Movimiento Campesino de Nicaragua will be visiting the San Francisco Bay Area on their way to The Human Rights Conference at the Organization of the Americas (OAS) to inform and update the community about the human rights crisis in Nicaragua. The leaders

  • A night of jazz by two great musicians in Sausalito

    A night of jazz by two great musicians in Sausalito

    Compiled by the El Reportero’s staff   Walter Earl and Arlington Houston form a great two-people team jamming to the heart. Walter’s piano accompanied by Arlinton’s bass make a perfect jazz duet for a night of inspiration and fun. You won’t be disappointed, come and see them play and enjoy fine jazz. By the way,

  • SPJ NorCal To Host Shield Law panel at UC Berkeley Journalism School

    SPJ NorCal To Host Shield Law panel at UC Berkeley Journalism School

    Compiled by the El Reportero’s staff   SPJ NorCal’s Freedom of Information Committee is hosting a workshop on California’s Shield Law. Come learn about what the law does and doesn’t cover, as well as examples of how it has been applied with real-world cases. The recent detention and search and seizure of freelance stringer Bryan

  • Argentinian artist heads up 5th annual Flower Piano event

    Argentinian artist heads up 5th annual Flower Piano event

    Compiled by the El Reportero’s staff   The Annual Flower Piano event at San Francisco Botanical Garden is this July. One of the co-founders of this huge annual event is an Argentinian artist named Mauro Ffortissimo. In 2013, Mauro covertly rolled an old grand piano onto the bluffs over Half Moon Bay. As word spread