Laurie Anderson, “Delusion”

Laurie Anderson, "Delusion"Laurie Anderson in "Delusion."(Photo by Leland Brewster)Zellerbach Hall, UC Berkeley May 7-8, 2010Laurie Anderson’s universe is 62 years old, witty as ever, intelligent, politically aware, conscious of its own demise, capable of giving birth to a dog  ...

Music of the Americas, SF

Music of the Americas Matt Small Ensemble (left to right): Rachel Condry, Paula Dreye, Steve Adams,Mitch Marcus, Kymry Esainko, Sarah Jo Zaharako, and Matt Small(Photo by Stuart Brinin)San Francisco Community Music CenterRachel Condry, clarinetWith guest artists: Steve Adams, Paula  ...

Foyle’s War: PBS

"Foyle’s War" Series VI on PBS Masterpiece MysteryMichael Kitchen plays the titular detective in "Foyle's War" on PBS.PBS stations, Sundays May 2, 9, and 15, 2010, 9 p.m. ET/PTStarring: Michael Kitchen, Honeysuckle Weeks, Anthony Howellhttp://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/foyleswar/series6.htmlhttp://www.foyleswar.com/The new sixth season of  ...

Philadelphia Orchestra

Two Conductors Point Out a Band's Strengths -- and WeaknessesCharles Dutoit conducting the Philadelphia Orchestra.Photo by Chris LeeThe Philadelphia OrchestraMarch 25-27Conducted by Andrew DavisMozart: Violin Concerto No. 4Elgar: Symphony No. 1April 9-13Conducted by Charles DutoitKarol Szymanowski: Symphony No. 4Debussy:  ...

The Diary of Anne Frank: PBS

The Diary of Anne Frank: A PBS Masterpiece ClassicPBS stations, Sunday, April 11th at 9:00 ET/PT
Starring: Ellie Kendrick, Iain Glen, Tamsin Greig, Felicity Jones
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/annefrank/index.html
A Darlow Smithson Production directed by Jon Jones; adapted by Deborah Moggach; presented on PBS by  ...

The 39 Steps, PBS

The 39 Steps: A PBS Masterpiece ClassicPBS stations, Sunday, February 28th at 9:00 ET/PC
Starring: Rupert Penry-Jones, Lydia Leonard, David Haig
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/steps/index.html
Producer: BBC; Lynn Horsford
Director: James Hawes
Screenplay: Lizzie Mickery from the book by John Buchan
Series producer and executive producer: WGBH Boston  ...

Faisal Zedan and Ajyal (Generations)

Faisal Zedan and Ajyal (Generations )www.faisalzedan.com We've gotten so used to keeping the world at bay with e-mails, textmessaging and the like --  we  "connect" with a love Interest incyber -- so that real live encounters are something of  ...

The Use and Abuse of Grief in Detective Series

The Use and Abuse of Grief in TV Detective Series: Monk, NCIS, Inspector Lewis, CSI NY, Leverage and The Mentalist     Patrick Jane, The Mentalist                                                                                                                       Detective stories are one of life’s small pleasures.  ...

Emma

Emma: A PBS Masterpiece Classic PBS stations, Sundays, January 24th, 31stand February 7th at 9:00 ET/PC Starring: Romola Garai, Jonny Lee Miller, Michael Gambon http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/emma/index.html Emma is a coproduction of WGBH and the BBC; adapted by Sandy Welch; directed by  ...

Return to Cranford: A PBS Masterpiece Classic

Return to Cranford: A PBS Masterpiece ClassicPBS stations, Sundays, January 10, 2010 and January 17, 2010 at 9:00 ET/PC
BBC/WGBH coproduction in association with Chestermead Ltd.Created by Sue Birtwistle and Susie Conklin, written by Heidi Thomas and directed by Simon  ...