The Marsh http://kalw.org en Tipped & Tipsy ~ Crystal Springs ~ Contra Costa Wind Sympony ~ Music Picks for March http://kalw.org/post/tipped-tipsy-crystal-springs-contra-costa-wind-sympony-music-picks-march <div><p>This week on Open Air, host David Latulippe talks to Bay Area playwright Kathy Rucker about her new play <em><a href="http://www.crystalspringstheplay.com/">Crystal Springs</a>,</em> which will receive its world premiere at the <a href="http://www.theeurekatheatre.com/">Eureka Theatre </a>this month, and deals with the challenges of parenting in the digital age; Music Director and Conductor Duane Carroll shares details about the <a href="http://www.ccwindsymphony.org/">Contra Costa Wind Symphony</a>’s upcoming Spring Concert titled <a href="http://www.ccwindsymphony.org/spring-2014.html"><em>Mountains &amp; Canyons</em></a>; solo performer <a href="http://www.jillvice.com/">Jill Vice </a>discusses her “Best of Fringe” award-winning show, <a href="http://themarsh.org/?p=1523"><em>Tipped &amp; Tipsy</em></a>, currently running at The Marsh SF; and San Francisco Chronicle's classical music critic Joshua Kosman shares his classical music picks for the month of March.&nbsp; <strong>Open Air with David Latulippe, originally broadcast on Thursday March 6, 2014 at 1pm. Listen now or anytime...</strong></p><p><strong> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 22:16:05 +0000 David Latulippe 40543 at http://kalw.org Tipped & Tipsy ~ Crystal Springs ~ Contra Costa Wind Sympony ~ Music Picks for March 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 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" 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? The Porn Biz ~ Murder & Sausage ~ An Absurdist Macbeth http://kalw.org/post/porn-biz-murder-sausage-absurdist-macbeth <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-53b83b65-bfeb-49d3-0a68-8da6e4f16efb"><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 16px; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">This week on Open Air, host David Latulippe talks to <a href="http://mariashriver.com/blog/architect/liberty-bradford-mitchell/">Liberty Bradford Mitchell</a>, oldest daughter of Artie Mitchell, one of San Francisco’s infamous Mitchell Brothers. She tells the story of growing up on the fringes of an X-rated world in <a href="http://zspace.org/guest-shows/the-pornographers-daughter"><em>The Pornographer’s Daughter</em></a>, now being produced at Z Below. Director Yury Urnov and actor David Sinaiko share details about the Cutting Ball’s production of Alfred Jarry’s <a href="http://cuttingball.com/season/13-14/ubu-roi/"><em>Ubu Roi</em></a>, a parody of Shakespeare’s </span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 16px; font-style: italic; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">Macbeth,</span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 16px; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;"> which is considered a precursor to Surrealism and the Theatre of the Absurd. Plus, award-winning actor <a href="http://www.briancopeland.com/">Brian Copeland </a>is on the show to talk about the world premiere of his solo show <em>The Scion,</em> opening at <a href="http://www.themarsh.org/">The Marsh</a>. It is a tale of privilege, murder, and...sausage. Also, the music of local singer/songwriter <a href="http://pettytroubles.com/">Matt Montgomery</a>, which will be featured in a special concert with the Awesome Orchestra, this <a href="http://pettytroubles.brownpapertickets.com/">Sunday in Oakland</a>. <strong>Open Air with David Latulippe, originally broadcast on January 23, 2014 at 1pm. Listen now or anytime. </strong></span></span></p><div> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 16:29:49 +0000 David Latulippe 38728 at http://kalw.org The Porn Biz ~ Murder & Sausage ~ An Absurdist Macbeth