The One About Comic Strips and Oakland Soul

Photo: KevyMetal, via deviantart

Photo: KevyMetal, via deviantart

Art and Soul Festival

August 2 – 3, 2014 / Downtown Oakland

For tickets and more information, visit artandsouloakland.com.

Peanuts: Social Commentary

through November 2, 2014 / Charles M. Schulz Museum

Photo: Charles M. Schulz Museum
Photo: Charles M. Schulz Museum

For tickets and more information, visit schulzmuseum.org.

Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music

through August 3, 2014 / Various Santa Cruz locations

Featuring the West Coast premieres of Bela Fleck’s Imposter and a saxophone concerto by John Adams.

For tickets and more information, visit cabrillomusic.org.

The 25th National Poetry Slam

August 5 – 9, 2014 / Various Oakland locations

For tickets and more information, visit nps2014.poetryslam.com.

Zepparella

August 2, 2014 / Slim’s

For tickets and more information, visit slimspresents.com.

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Cyrus Musiker

Cyrus Musiker co-hosts The Do List and covers arts and politics for KQED News and The California Report.  His work has been recognized by the Society for Professional Journalists with their Sigma Delta Chi Award for Public Service in Journalism. Cy is a graduate of Hampshire College, and has a Masters in Journalism from UC Berkeley. He worked in the wine business in New York City and Napa Valley for almost a decade before he found his true calling as a radio newsman. When he can find time, Cy loves to run in the East Bay Hills with his dog, swim in Tomales Bay, and hike in the Sierra.

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