Van Wezel Announces CABARET BY THE BAY, BAY PARK YOGA and Additional Virtual Programming

Many virtual events and socially distanced shows, as well as Variety shows on the main stage, are on sale now for the 2020-2021 season.

Van Wezel Announces CABARET BY THE BAY, BAY PARK YOGA and Additional Virtual Programming

The Van Wezel has announced all new Cabaret by the Bay dates, starring jazz vocalist Whitney James! Bay Park Yoga begins this weekend, free of charge on the lawn, and continues through December. The Hall also announces two additional virtual performances just in time for the holidays: the sparkling production of Salute to Vienna and Budapest and a special holiday performance by Celtic Thunder. Tickets for Cabaret by the Bay, Celtic Thunder and Salute to Vienna go on sale Friday, November 20. Many virtual events and socially distanced shows, as well as Variety shows on the main stage, are on sale now for the 2020-2021 season. To view a full listing of upcoming events and purchase tickets, visit www.VanWezel.org.

In-person Events:

Bay Park Yoga

Every Saturday

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Alek Minassian’s father testifies in van attack trial his son was about to start a good computer job

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He paused in his testimony as he became emotional.

He said he watched video of his son pulling his hand out of his pocket and pointing it at police, pretending he had a gun.

“I was in a state of shock,” he said. “How is this even possible?”

He testified there was no hint of his son being capable of it.

“I’ve seen no history of violence. He is, if anything, he’s always been characterized as a gentle person.”

Minassian’s father said his son had problems from a young age because of odd behaviours. He was in a special education program throughout his schooling. In some subjects, such as math, he was ahead of his peers but in other he was far behind.

Social interaction, he said, “was one of the greatest challenges he had.” He did not recognize facial expressions that reveal other’s emotional state, such

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Python programming language creator Guido van Rossum joins Microsoft

Van Rossum has come out of retirement to join Microsoft’s Developer Division.

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Van Rossum hinted that he wouldn’t just be working on Python for Windows at Microsoft. 

Image: Dan Stroud under the Creative Commons licence

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The creator of the
Python programming language

Guido van Rossum has joined Microsoft as part of the company’s Developer Division.

Van Rossum, who began work on Python in 1989 and is today credited with founding one of the world’s most popular and fastest-growing programming languages, announced the move on Twitter yesterday (12 November).

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“I decided that retirement was boring and have joined the Developer Division at Microsoft.” van Rossum Tweeted.

“To do what? Too many options to say! But it’ll make using Python better for sure (and not just on Windows). There’s lots of open source here. Watch this space.”

The news came as

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Van Wezel Announces Additional Virtual Programming and an Update on Live Performances

Many virtual events and socially distanced shows, as well as Variety shows on the main stage, are on sale now for the 2020-2021 season.

Van Wezel Announces Additional Virtual Programming and an Update on Live Performances

The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall has just announced additional virtual events! Dave Koz and Darlene Love present virtual concerts this holiday season, and BroadwayHD allows viewers to experience the magic of Broadway right in their own homes. A Killer Party returns with exclusive, never before seen footage and Jagged Little Pill returns to the stage for a special virtual performance. Many virtual events and socially distanced shows, as well as Variety shows on the main stage, are on sale now for the 2020-2021 season. New LIVE Cabaret by the Bay shows will be announced shortly. To view a full listing of upcoming events and purchase tickets, visit www.VanWezel.org.

Darlene Love Streaming Concert: Love for the Holidays

Saturday, December 5 at 8 p.m.

$35 per stream,

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