aurora theatre http://kalw.org en Aurora Finale ~ Frameline38 ~ SFSymphony & Britten ~ SF Mime Troupe ~ CalShakes@Orinda http://kalw.org/post/aurora-finale-frameline38-sfsymphony-britten-sf-mime-troupe-calshakesorinda <div><p>This week, actors Rafael Jordan, James Carpenter, and Paul Vincent O'Connor talk about the <a href="http://auroratheatre.org">Aurora Theatre's </a>season closer, David Mamet’s “American Buffalo;” Peter Stein, Senior Programmer for <a href="http://frameline.org">Frameline38</a> is joined by Jonathan Taieb, director of the film “Stand” which explores Russia’s virulent anti-gay society; Michael Gene Sullivan shares details about this year's <a href="http://sfmt.org">San Francisco Mime Troupe's </a>offering; and visual artist Tal Rosner talks about his collaboration with the <a href="http: Wed, 25 Jun 2014 19:03:41 +0000 David Latulippe 45730 at http://kalw.org Aurora Finale ~ Frameline38 ~ SFSymphony & Britten ~ SF Mime Troupe ~ CalShakes@Orinda Poulenc & Weill ~ Dystopian Theater ~ Films for All at SFIFF ~ A Fractured Fairy Tale Musical http://kalw.org/post/poulenc-weill-dystopian-theater-films-all-sfiff-fractured-fairy-tale-musical <div><p>This week on Open Air, host David Latulippe meets&nbsp;Cindy Goldfield, who directs “<a href="http://sleepingcutiemusical.org/">Sleeping Cutie: A Fractured Fairy Tale Musical</a>”, currently playing at Thick House in San Francisco; Nicole Paiement, artistic Director and conductor&nbsp;of <a href="http://operaparallele.org/">Opera Parallèle </a>discusses the melding of Francis Poulenc and Kurt Weill&nbsp;in "<a href="https://operaparallele.org/mahagonny-songspiel-with-les-mamelles-de-tiresias/">Mahagonny Songspiel/Les mamelles de Tirésias</a>"; Programmer Sean Uyehara gives an overview of what&nbsp;the San Francisco International Film Festival has to offer; actors Beth Wilmurt and Michael Ray Wisely talk about their roles in “<a href="https://www.auroratheatre.org/index.php?option=com_theatre&amp;view=show&amp;id=36">The Letters</a>” - a suspenseful psychological thriller at the <a href="http://www.auroratheatre.org">Aurora Theatre</a>; and regular contributor and critic-at-large&nbsp;Peter Robinson stops by with a tribute to Gabriel Garcia Marquez. <strong>Open Air with David Latulippe, originally broadcast on April 24, 2014 at&nbsp;1pm. Listen now or anytime...</strong></p><p></p> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:03:50 +0000 David Latulippe 42851 at http://kalw.org Poulenc & Weill ~ Dystopian Theater ~ Films for All at SFIFF ~ A Fractured Fairy Tale Musical Blomstedt Returns ~ 'Wittenberg' at the Aurora ~ Adlers in Recital http://kalw.org/post/blomstedt-returns-wittenberg-aurora-adlers-recital <p>This week on Open Air, host David Latulippe talks to actors Dan Hiatt and Michael Stevenson, along with director Josh Costello, about the witty play '<a href="https://www.auroratheatre.org/index.php?option=com_theatre&amp;view=show&amp;id=34">Wittenberg</a>' at the Aurora Theatre in Berkeley;&nbsp; <a href="http://sfopera.com/About/People/Sheri-Greenawald.aspx">Sheri Greenawald</a>, director of the <a href="http://sfopera.com/Opera-Center.aspx">San Francisco Opera Center</a>, discusses the upcoming Schwabacher Recitals involving singers from the <a href="http://merola.org/">Merola </a>Opera Program; and <a href="https://www.sfsymphony.org/">San Francisco Symphony</a>'s Conductor Laureate Herbert Blomstedt talks about his return to Davies Symphony Hall for <a href="https://www.sfsymphony.org/Buy-Tickets/2013-2014/Blomstedt-and-Carey-Bell.aspx">concerts </a>which include Nielsen's Clarinet Concerto and Bruckner's Fourth Symphony. Regular contributor Peter Robinson shines his light on some recent and upcoming cultural offerings. <strong>Open Air with David Latulippe, originally broadcast on March 27, 2014. Listen now or anytime.</strong></p><p><strong> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 00:17:10 +0000 David Latulippe 41527 at http://kalw.org Blomstedt Returns ~ 'Wittenberg' at the Aurora ~ Adlers in Recital Gidion's Knot ~ Grimaud plays Brahms ~ Marga Gomez' one-woman show "Lovebirds" http://kalw.org/post/gidions-knot-grimaud-plays-brahms-marga-gomez-one-woman-show-lovebirds <p>This week, host David Latulippe talks to actresses Jamie Jones and Stacy Ross about their roles, respectively as mother and teacher in <a href="https://www.auroratheatre.org/index.php?option=com_theatre&amp;view=show&amp;id=33"><em>Gidion’s</em><em> Knot</em></a>, now playing at the Aurora Theatre in Berkeley; we have a backstage visit with pianist <a href="http://helenegrimaud.com/">Hélène Grimaud</a>, who is in town to play the Brahms piano concerto no 1 with the <a href="http://www.sfsymphony.org/">San Francisco Symphony</a>;&nbsp; performer/comedian <a href="http://www.margagomez.com/">Marga Gomez </a>talks about her tenth solo play, <a href="http://themarsh.org/marga_Gomez_Lovebird.html"><em>Lovebirds</em></a>, currently presented at <a href="http://themarsh.org/">The Marsh SF</a>; and San Francisco Chronicle's classical music critic Joshua Kosman shares his classical music picks for the month ahead.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Open Air with David Latulippe; originally broadcast on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 1pm</strong>. Tue, 04 Feb 2014 23:17:56 +0000 David Latulippe 39287 at http://kalw.org Gidion's Knot ~ Grimaud plays Brahms ~ Marga Gomez' one-woman show "Lovebirds" Rapture at the Aurora ~ Bay Area Rainbow Symphony ~ Macbeth http://kalw.org/post/rapture-aurora-bay-area-rainbow-symphony-macbeth <div><p>This week on Open Air, <a href="http://www.auroratheatre.org/">Aurora Theater </a>Artistic Director Tom Ross and veteran Bay Area actor, director, and teacher Robert Parsons share details about Aurora's current production, <a href="https://www.auroratheatre.org/index.php?option=com_theatre&amp;view=show&amp;id=32"><em>A Bright New Boise</em></a>; conductor Cyrus Ginwala offers a preview of this weekend’s <a href="http://bars-sf.org/">Bay Area Rainbow Symphony</a> concerts, and critics-at-large Peter Robinson and Dianne Keogh share their take on cultural happenings in the Bay Area. <strong>Open Air with David Latulippe, Originally broadcast on Thursday November 14 at 1pm. Listen now or anytime. Wed, 13 Nov 2013 22:19:23 +0000 David Latulippe 35858 at http://kalw.org Rapture at the Aurora ~ Bay Area Rainbow Symphony ~ Macbeth