performance http://kalw.org en 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? Teacher turns a challenging year in the classroom into a performance http://kalw.org/post/teacher-turns-challenging-year-classroom-performance <p></p><p class="p1">At 23 years old, Safiya Martinez was looking for a job teaching in public schools in New York. To get her credentials faster, she chose to teach at one of the toughest middle schools in the South Bronx, in a program for challenged kids.</p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 17:31:11 +0000 Hana Baba 31691 at http://kalw.org Teacher turns a challenging year in the classroom into a performance Out In The Bay goes Pomo Afro Homos! http://kalw.org/post/out-bay-goes-pomo-afro-homos <PRE style="FONT-SIZE: 9pt"><TT>Pomo Afro Homos? Yes, "post-modern African American homosexuals," the groundbreaking black queer performance troupe from the 90's is back! Marilyn Pittman talks with Brian Freeman, one of the founders of the group that made history in San Francisco during the AIDS crisis of the early 90's. He's reprising their signature show, "Fierce Love," with updated material and new performers at The New Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco October 17-28. Fri, 05 Oct 2012 00:23:58 +0000 Marilyn Pittman 17561 at http://kalw.org Out In The Bay goes Pomo Afro Homos!