Before performing a sold out concert at Bing Concert Hall on Oct. 17, Sheryl Crow also sat down onstage to share her life stories in “A Conversation with Sheryl Crow.” In an age inundated with prepubescent YouTube music heartthrobs, it was a treat to hear about the years of sweat and persistence that went into…
The Stanford Jazz Consortium (SJC) is a student-run group, which welcomes both avid jazz lovers and curious musicians in the Stanford community. The group organizes on-campus performances and master classes with acclaimed jazz artists. SJC hosted its first guest performance on Sept. 30: The Jazz Trio Charged Particles – featuring Murray Low on keyboards, Aaron…
1. Don’t forget to take care of your health Life on The Farm contains all sorts of thrills. With the fast pace of the quarter system, it is imperative that you, the wise and proactive Stanford freshman, prioritize well and maintain your health. Maybe good health entails calling your parents each day, taking scenic runs across campus or trekking to Bing Concert Hall for a live performance. Take note of the things you are grateful for each day. Remember that health resources exist if you need them, including your friendly PHE, The Bridge Peer Counseling Center and CAPS.
One exuberant "Yes!" is all it takes to get rolling in Jason Mraz's love-steeped world. Jason's fifth album, “YES!,” comes out on July 15. The new release embraces acoustic soul and celebrates positivity with songs that see hope even in loss. In addition to Mraz’s coaxing tenor voice, the four women from folk-rock band Raining Jane combine traditional instruments with cajón, sitar and ukulele to create exotic nuances sure to tickle any listener's ears.
Whether you're abroad doing charity work, on campus for a summer quarter internship or elsewhere enjoying a new and energizing scene, make time for some downtime to recover from the school year. The Sloth's Summer Guide should springboard you into staying active and connected with yourself and the world around you. Try an activity or two, or try all ten!
Certified lunatic and masterful magician Tomáš Kubínek had the Bing Concert Hall audience, ranging from 3 to 93 years young, alive with laughter during his matinee show on Sunday, May 4.
A thirst-quenching comedy by Steve Martin, “Picasso at the Lapin Agile” volleys two geniuses of the 20th century together in a bout of creative genius. Directed by Max Walker-Silverman and presented by the young cast of Stanford Theater Lab, the production shows May 8 - 10 at 8 p.m.
When nighttime jubilees pass and come undone, how do happy endings appear in the sun?
With four simple strings and his one-of-a-kind Kamaka tenor ukulele, Jake Shimabukuro will infuse Hawaiian soul into Bing Concert Hall on Thursday, April 24. Sample a slice of Shimabukuro's vast ability with these five videos that showcase the versatility of the ukulele in the hands of a masterful musician.
Cardinal Ballet's annual spring show, Cardinal Dance Fusion, will enliven Dinkelspiel Auditorium this Thursday and Saturday, in a pair of events that will feature performances blending classical and contemporary cultures.