Alan talks with playwright and performer Dael Orlandersmith, who is appearing in her new play, "Black n Blue Boys/Broken Men" at the Berkeley Repertory Theatre, and with baritone Quinn Kelsey, who is appearing in Verdi's "Attila" at the San Francisco Opera.
KALW continues its exclusive broadcast partnership with the Berkeley Symphony for a broadcast of their concert entitled "The Shadows of Time" (recorded in Zellerbach Hall on 1/26/12). Music Director Joana Carneiro leads the orchestra in Debussy's Prélude à l'après midi d'un faune, Dutilleux's The Shadows of Time, and Shostakovich's Symphony No.
Alan talks with conductor David Robertson, who is leading the San Francisco Symphony this week, and with Susi Damilano, who is directing Martin McDonagh's "A Behanding in Spokane" at the S. F. Playhouse.
Alan talks with violinist Hilary Hahn, who is playing with the San Francisco Symphony this week, and with Artistic Director Rob Melrose and playwright Anthony Clarvoe about the New Experimental Plays festival at Cutting Ball Theatre.