Charlie Varon http://kalw.org en Paula West ~ SFArtsED ~ The Bengsons ~ Feisty Old Jew http://kalw.org/post/paula-west-sfartsed-bengsons-feisty-old-jew <div><p>This week, host David Latulippe talks&nbsp;with <a href="http://www.sfartsed.org/">SFArtsED </a>artistic director, Emily Keeler about the young cast involved in the upcoming production of L'il Abner at the Eureka Theatre; jazz vocalist Paula West shares details about her gig at Feinstein’s at the <a href="http://www.hotelnikkosf.com">Nikko</a>; Lisa Steindler, Artistic Director of Z Space talks about&nbsp; the world premiere of <a href="http://zspace.org/new-work/hundred-days">Hundred Days</a>, a folk rock odyssey conceived and composed by <a href="http://bengsons.com/hundreddays/">The Bengsons</a>; and San Francisco playwright and performer <a href="http://www.charlievaron.com/">Charlie Varon </a>talks about his solo comedy show ‘Feisty Old Jew’ at <a href="http://www.themarsh.org/">The Marsh SF</a>.&nbsp; <strong>Open Air with David Latulippe, originally broadcast on February 20, 2014 at&nbsp;1pm. Listen now or anytime. Thu, 20 Feb 2014 20:23:54 +0000 David Latulippe 39991 at http://kalw.org Paula West ~ SFArtsED ~ The Bengsons ~ Feisty Old Jew What's so funny about gentrification? http://kalw.org/post/whats-so-funny-about-gentrification <p class="p1"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>The changing&nbsp;face of San Francisco is a source of controversy for many locals. In his latest one-man show, "Feisty Old Jew," local performer Charlie&nbsp;Varon&nbsp;demonstrates how the issue can be a solid source of comedy too.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 01:45:03 +0000 Holly Kernan 39237 at http://kalw.org What's so funny about gentrification? Finding the truth in the digital age http://kalw.org/post/finding-truth-digital-age <p>In the era of Mike Daisey making up facts for his stories about Apple factory workers in China, or the uproar over the motives behind the recent KONY video, we have to start asking ourselves how real these real world videos really are. What&rsquo;s going on outside the frame of a <a href="http://www.youtube.com">YouTube</a> video? What&rsquo;s true? And, who decides?</p> Thu, 17 May 2012 22:05:52 +0000 Julie Caine 10805 at http://kalw.org Finding the truth in the digital age