House HunterHouse PornSan Francisco,
1350 Jones Street
Built in 1909
Formal living room/fireplace
Formal dining room/sitting area
Custom gourmet kitchen
Solarium breakfast area
View master suite/fireplace & library
His & her bathrooms & dressing room
Guest bedroom or at-home office & bath
2 car tandem garage
Janos GerebenDestinationsSan Francisco,
September 30, 2016
Renzo Piano's magnificent "all-glass see-through" California Academy of Sciences ([http://www.calacademy.org) in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park (across from another architectural wonder, Herzog & de Meuron's de Young Museum) had its eighth birthday three days ago. The group of buildings Piano replaced were constructed beginning in 1916, ...
Nancy S. BishopTheaterChicago,
Henry VIII’s sixth and last wife is probably the one you don’t remember. She was Katherine Parr, Henry’s third Catherine, and a feminist before her time. Timeline Theatre’s new production of Kate Hennig’s play, "The Last Wife," introduces her to us in a clever mix of fact and fiction. The ...
Janos GerebenMusicSan Francisco,
The superbly melodic operas of Gaetano Donizetti represent a triumph of the human spirit over extreme adversities. Long before syphilis and bipolar disorder drove him into an insane asylum and then early death at age 51 in 1848, he had a complicated, difficult life, but his music is often happy, ...
Josh BaxtTheaterSan Diego,
For some reason, when I think about “October Sky” it comes out in the voice of Stefan, Bill Hader’s club character on SNL. ‘This show has everything: rockets, coal, a love song to coal, daddy issues, moonshine, secret finance, songs about following your dreams, more songs about following your dreams.’ ...
Nicholas MarloweArt & ArchitectureLondon,
September 24, 2016-January 2, 2017
Main Galleries, Burlington House
There have been quite a few exhibitions in the U.K. on individual Abstract Expressionists - notably the big Rothko show at Tate Britain a few years ago; rather surprisingly, though, there hasn't been one devoted to the ...
Emily S. MendelTheaterBerkeley,
Aurora Theatre, Berkeley, California
Written by Dorothy Bryant
Directed by Joy Carlin
Starring Kimberly King, Michael Ray Wisely
Berkeley playwright Dorothy Bryant seemed delighted to be in the audience at the opening of Aurora Theatre’s 25th anniversary revival of her insightful two-person epistolary play, “Dear Master,” about ...
Emily S. MendelTheaterSan Francisco,
After rave reviews and awards in London and New York, a new production of “Charles III” opened at San Francisco's American Conservatory Theater (ACT). Co-produced by ACT, the Seattle Repertory Theatre and Washington D.C.’s Shakespeare Theatre Company, “Charles III” will be performed at all three venues.
A Shakespearean-style historical ...
Emily S. MendelTheaterBerkeley,
Shotgun Player’s production of playwright Christopher Chen’s stimulating, creative and complex work, “Caught,” confounded and ultimately conquered the audience in its opening night performance in Berkeley, California. The mesmerizing “Caught” concerns truth and lies in their infinite varieties, and the place of truth in art, journalism and relationships. Since 2014, ...