Archive for March, 2011

A market for the Spring

Posted on March 31st, 2011 in gardening | No Comments »

If you’ve been wondering whether this is the year to expand your vegetable gardening beyond Early Girl and Better Boy, you can visit the big plant sale put on by the Master Gardeners of Santa Clara County on Sat, The event runs from 9am to 2pm at History San Jose.

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Tribute to the Big Brands

Posted on March 31st, 2011 in Musical | No Comments »

California POPS Orchestra, The biggest hits of the Big Band Era & beyond! With special Guests, the Black Tie Jazz Orchestra, The Big Band Hits of Glenn Miller, Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw, The Dorsey Brothers, Count Basie, Louis Prima, Harry James, Duke Ellington plus more (650) 856-8432 April 3, 2011 Sun 3pm at Calvary Church 16330 Los Gatos Blvd., Los Gatos CA 95030


” The Show is as crazy-fun as ever ! ” – People Magazine

Posted on March 29th, 2011 in Musical | No Comments »

Winner of six Tony Awards, five prestigious Drama Desk and two Laurence Olivier Awards. Chicago comes to the Montgomery Theater. Directed & Choreographed by Kevin R. Hauge  April 15-23, 2011  (408) 792-4111

Cirque du Soleil adapts its classic show ” Quidam” for big arenas

Posted on March 18th, 2011 in Musical | No Comments »

Cirque du Soleil’s “Quidam” first swung into the big top back in 1996. And since its debut, the blockbuster has been seen by almost 10 million people worldwide. Cirque du Soleil has reinvented ” Quidam” once performed under a big top, to work in arena settings like HP Pavilion and the Cow Palace. In the new story line, with costumes designed by Dominique Lemieux, the heroine at the center of “Quidam” is no longer envisioned as a little girl, but as a young woman.

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San Jose’s Jazzy Winter Festival

Posted on March 12th, 2011 in Jazz Festival | No Comments »

Winter Fest kicks off with singer Denise Donatelli, with her silky voice, rhythmically supple phrasing and emotionally incisive interpretation of familiar lyrics, Denise would stand out on any city’s jazz scene. Acoustic Africa, brings together three leading African guitarists, closes out the Winter Fest on March 20 at the Fairmont Hotel’s Club Regent. The festival which used to run over a number of weeks – has now been consolidated into two weekends and will be staged largely at the Fairmont Hotel in downtown San Jose.

For more info, visit or call (408) 288-7557 ext. 2335