Fall Arts Preview 2021Fall Arts Preview 2021

Our staff and contributors pick the top arts events for the fall in the Bay Area.

Reminder: COVID precautions remain in flux. Proof of vaccination is a requirement for many indoor events. Before making plans, and again before arrival, be sure to check event websites for the latest protocols.

Jazz and Classical Concerts to See in the Bay Area This Fall

A collage of covers for Shruti Swamy’s "The Archer," the third edition of Angela Davis' Autobiography, and Rabih Alameddine's "The Wrong End of the Telescope."

Looking Ahead to Bay Area Books to Read This Fall

Bay Area Film Festivals and Premieres Worth Your While This Fall

Strange Spectacles Abound at The Residents' Castro Theatre Performance

Cross section view of Jeepney Guy's lechon-style roast pork belly with crispy skin.

This Fall, Bay Area Food Events Emphasize Culture and Community

Nef the Pharaoh's Psychedelic Rhymes Come to Berkeley's Cornerstone

Japanese Breakfast plays the 2018 Noise Pop Music and Arts Festival. (Estefany Gonzalez)

Must-See Concerts in the Bay Area This Fall

Soundwave: Translocality Creates Soundscapes for Bay Area Landmarks

Isaiah Rashad Brings His Dark, Confessional Raps to the Warfield