The Berkeley Beacon

Friday, October 20, 2017

No Country for Foreign Film

Akira Kurosawa's Rashomon, Vittorio de Sica's The Bicycle Thief, Federico Fellini's La Strada,...

The Magnetic Fields attract force of crowds

While the pains associated with heartbreak are often the subject of rock songs, they're not as...

May-be my Valentine, Ryan

Indecision on Valentine's Day is not a new phenomenon. The pressure to come up with the perfect...

Emerson boasts X-ception to Dance conventions

Body-bending leaps, twists and turns moved in unison to an equally fluid variety of music during...

Still quot;Lostquot; but ever-so-closer to being found

Last season, the mental homework necessary to understand each episode frustrated fans.,Polar...

What#039;s Up, Clock?

Every Saturday morning, from the early 1960s to the early 1990s, living rooms were occupied by a...

Valentine#039;s Day: A Time to Love and Hate

Terri Ciccone:Love"Best Friend," Queen For a straightforward and G-rated love song to cuddle to,...

Farrell In Bruges: You#039;re-a peein#039; your pants

Martin McDonagh, in his feature-film writing and directorial debut, puts his theatre background...

There will be plays: Emerson Stage in spring

This semester Emerson Stage offers a variety of shows to please any type of theatregoer's tastes;...

Pulse Prophet Elijah Kraatz preaches his reggae in Qamp;A

in Vermont?Elijah Kraatz: Yes, I would say reggae is big in Vermont. Although we do play a lot of...

Pulse shows too much life

The Pulse Prophets, according to its press release, calls itself "an original, socially conscious...

Mix and match: The Paradise lineup this week

With a sound reminiscent of Phish, Stevie Wonder and Tim McGraw, Big Leg Emma aspires to be the...

A Penn in his lens: An auteur#039;s series

Before Pulp Fiction and Reservoir Dogs, before even Taxi Driver and The Wild Bunch, there was...

Fly to the flame of Xavier Rudd#039;s White Moth

He's been declared the Dave Matthews of Australia and the Jack Johnson of Canada by San Diego...

The Beacon challenges the Academy#039;s choices

We at The Beacon respect the Academy and their nominations-but, of course, we don't quite see...