comedy http://kalw.org en Will Durst: 50 shades of cool http://kalw.org/post/will-durst-50-shades-cool <p><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 18px;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Note: Will&nbsp;Durst&nbsp;is a comedian and you may find some of his material offensive, or worse, not funny. His views do not necessarily reflect those of&nbsp;KALW.</em></p><p>Hey guys,</p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 22:41:34 +0000 Will Durst 41131 at http://kalw.org Will Durst: 50 shades of cool Lost Weekend Video finds new ways to entertain in the digital age http://kalw.org/post/lost-weekend-video-finds-new-ways-entertain-digital-age <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A couple on an evening stroll down Valencia Street comes to a stop outside Lost Weekend Video. They’re peering in through the big front window.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">“I wanted to check it out because I haven’t seen a video store in a long time,” says Abel Martinez. “These days I watch a lot of pirated movies.”</span></p><p> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 02:05:28 +0000 Audrey Dilling 40218 at http://kalw.org Lost Weekend Video finds new ways to entertain in the digital age Julia Jackson: Children Are Forever http://kalw.org/post/julia-jackson-children-are-forever <p><span style="line-height: normal; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: normal; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Did you know black babies are half the cost as white babies and you don't have to wait as long? Marilyn Pittman talks with comic Julia Jackson about her new solo show, "Children Are Forever (All Sales Are Final)," a look at a biracial lesbian couple who adopt a black baby. Hilarious, poignant. Thursday, 7pm&nbsp;Pacific, February 13, 2014.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 04:05:42 +0000 Marilyn Pittman 39731 at http://kalw.org Julia Jackson: Children Are Forever A conversation with legendary prankster Mal Sharpe http://kalw.org/post/conversation-legendary-prankster-mal-sharpe <p class="p1">Part of this year’s SF Sketchfest includes a tribute to a local comedy team that pioneered improvisational comedy right here on the streets of San Francisco.</p><p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 01:46:03 +0000 Ben Trefny & Ashleyanne Krigbaum 39331 at http://kalw.org A conversation with legendary prankster Mal Sharpe Holiday Music and Comedy Galore! http://kalw.org/post/holiday-music-and-comedy-galore <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Muli, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Muli, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;">What would the holidays be without a little Judy? Connie Champagne talks with host Marilyn Pittman about her Judy Garland show “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas” on December 18th. On the flip side, there’s comedy and satire from The Crackpot Crones, a lesbian sketch comedy duo. Playwright and actor Terry Baum joins Marilyn as well. Music and clips!&nbsp;</span></p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 23:44:08 +0000 Marilyn Pittman 36986 at http://kalw.org Holiday Music and Comedy Galore!