San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Two Days Only! Comedy Central Comedian, CNN contributor and Huffington Post blogger, Bill Santiago, tears Election 2012 a new one, and isn’t afraid to ask the tough questions: Is Obama Muslim? Is Romney Human? Are we better off than we were 400 years ago? “Bill Santiago proved political satire is alive in America.” – San Francisco Chronicle Special Music Guest Appearrance by... Danny Shorago is a musician, writer, filmmaker, and actor. He’s the ringleader and lead vocalist for The Fuxedos -- America's favorite surreally satirical, theatrical, punky art rock band, complete with costumes, props, bizarrely humorous theatrics, and freakishly tight musicianship. Performances include appearances on Comedy Central and on the legendary Dr. Demento's recent web series, as well as live shows at Spaceland, the Echo, and the Eagle Rock Music Festival in LA; the late Tonic in NYC; Toronto’s Now Lounge; the Casbah in San Diego; and the DNA Lounge and Bottom of the Hill in San Francisco.
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La Peña is a community cultural center with a national reputation and a global vision that promotes peace, social justice and cultural understanding through the arts, education and social action.
As a welcoming gathering place, La Peña provides opportunities for artists to share diverse cultural traditions, to create and perform their work, and to support and interface with diverse social movements.
Annually, La Peña presents over 200 events with emerging and established artists; organizes an arts education program; produces new works by local artists, presents internationally and nationally renowned artists, and houses a Latin American cafe which complements the organization's mission.