Best of the Bay 2012 Readers Poll: Arts and Entertainment

|
()
GUARDIAN ILLUSTRATION BY CHLOE FLEURY

BEST OF THE BAY 2012: READERS POLL: ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT

 

BEST MOVIE THEATER

CASTRO THEATRE

429 Castro, SF

(415) 621-6120

www.castrotheatre.com

 

BEST REP FILM HOUSE

ROXIE THEATER

3117 16th St., SF

(415) 863-1087

www.roxie.com

 

BEST THEATER COMPANY

BATS IMPROV

B350 Fort Mason Center, SF

(415) 474-6776

www.improv.org

 

BEST DANCE COMPANY

ODC

3153 17th St., SF

(415) 863-9833

www.odcdance.org

 

BEST DANCE INSTRUCTOR

MICAYA

www.micaya.com

 

BEST PERFORMANCE SPACE

Z SPACE

450 Florida, SF

(415) 626-0453

www.zspace.org

 

BEST FILM OR ARTS FESTIVAL

SAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

www.festival.sffs.org

 

BEST MUSEUM

DE YOUNG MUSEUM

50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive, SF

(415) 750-3600

www.deyoung.famsf.org

 

BEST ART GALLERY

SECESSION ART AND DESIGN

3361 Mission, SF

(415) 279-3058

www.secessionsf.com

 

BEST ARTIST OR COLLECTIVE (TIE)

CREATIVITY EXPLORED

3245 16th St., SF

(415) 863-2108

www.creativityexplored.org

MILLION FISHES

2501 Bryant, SF

www.millionfishes.com

 

BEST FILMMAKER

PEACHES CHRIST

www.peacheschrist.com

 

BEST ACTOR

LISA ROWLAND

www.lisarowland.net

 

BEST AUTHOR

DAVID PEREZ

www.thedavidperez.com

 

BEST ZINE

SPECIOUS SPECIES

www.speciousspecies.net

 

BEST PUBLISHING HOUSE

LAST GASP

www.lastgasp.com

 

BEST ARTS OR MUSIC WEBSITE

THE BAY BRIDGED

www.thebaybridged.com

 

BEST RECORD LABEL

FLENSER RECORDS

www.theflenser.com

 

BEST BAND

MAD NOISE

www.facebook.com/madnoise

 

BEST SINGER-SONGWRITER

MISISIPI MIKE WOLF

www.misisipimike.com

 

BEST DJ

PRINCE ARIES

www.princearies.com

 

BEST MUSIC FESTIVAL

OUTSIDE LANDS

www.sfoutsidelands.com

 

BEST OVERALL PARTY VENUE

DNA LOUNGE

375 11th St., SF

(415) 626-1409

www.dnalounge.com

 

BEST OVERALL DANCE PARTY

 

BOOTIE

Saturdays, 9pm-late, $10 before 10pm, $15 after

DNA Lounge

375 11th St., SF

www.bootiemashup.com

 

BEST ROCK CLUB

 

BOTTOM OF THE HILL

1233 17th St., SF

(415) 626-4455

www.bottomofthehill.com

 

BEST REGGAE CLUB

 

PIER 23

Pier 23, SF

(415) 362-5125

www.pier23cafe.com

 

BEST HIP-HOP CLUB

CLUB SIX

60 Sixth St., SF

(415) 863-1221

www.clubsix1.com

 

BEST JAZZ CLUB

YOSHI'S

1330 Fillmore, SF

(415) 655-5600;

510 Embarcadero West, Oakl.

(510) 238-9200

www.yoshis.com

 

BEST SALSA CLUB

CAFÉ COCOMO

650 Indiana, SF

(415) 824-6910

www.cafecocomo.com

 

BEST HOUSE/TECHNO CLUB

MIGHTY

119 Utah, SF

(415) 762-0151

www.mighty119.com

 

BEST AFTER-HOURS CLUB

THE END UP

401 Sixth St., SF

(415) 896-1075

www.theendup.com

 

BEST TRIVIA NIGHT

EDINBURGH CASTLE

Tuesdays 8pm, free

950 Geary, SF

(415) 885-4074

www.castlenews.com

 

BEST JUKEBOX

LUCKY 13

2140 Market, SF

(415) 487-1313

 

BEST KARAOKE BAR

THE MINT

1942 Market, SF

(415) 626-4726

www.themint.net

 

BEST OVERALL QUEER PARTY

HARD FRENCH

First Saturdays, 2-8pm, $7

El Rio

3158 Mission, SF

www.hardfrench.com

 

BEST GAY BAR OR CLUB

TRUCK

1900 Folsom, SF

(415) 252-0306

www.trucksf.com

 

BEST LESBIAN BAR OR CLUB

LEXINGTON CLUB

3464 19th St., SF

(415) 863-2052

www.lexingtonclub.com

 

BEST CLUB FOR TRANSPEOPLE

EL RIO

3158 Mission, SF

(415) 282-3325

www.elriosf.com

 

BEST DRAG SHOW

TRANNYSHACK

www.trannyshack.com

 

BEST DRAG KING OR QUEEN

PEACHES CHRIST

www.peacheschrist.com

 

BEST BURLESQUE ACT OR SHOW

HUBBA HUBBA REVUE

www.hubbarevue.com

 

BEST COMEDY SHOW

COBB'S COMEDY CLUB

915 Columbus, SF

(415) 928-4320

www.cobbscomedyclub.com

 

BEST COMEDIAN

MARGA GOMEZ

www.margagomez.com

 

BEST MAGICIAN

ROBERT STRONG

www.strongentertainment.com

 

BEST OPEN MIC NIGHT

HOTEL UTAH

Mondays, 7pm, free

500 Fourth St., SF

(415) 546-6300

www.theutah.org

 

BEST LITERARY NIGHT

WHY THERE ARE WORDS

Second Thursdays, 7pm, $5

Studio 333

333 Caledonia, Sausalito

www.whytherearewords.com

 

BEST STRIP CLUB

THE LUSTY LADY

1033 Kearny, SF

(415) 391-3126

www.lustyladysf.com

 

BEST SEX CLUB

EROS

2051 Market, SF

(415) 255-4921

www.erossf.com

 

BEST PORN STUDIO

KINK.COM

www.kink.com