42nd Street Moon

This week on Open Air, host David Latulippe is joined by raconteur and funnyman Will Durst for talks with actor Jason Graae, who stars as Ebenezer Scrooge in 42nd Street Moon’s production of the witty musical ‘Scrooge in Love’.   Also, highlights of the holiday concert season which includes a screening of "It's A Wonderful Life" and "A Broadway Christmas with Brian Stokes Mitchell" with the San Francisco Symphony. Baroque Ensemble Magnificat's conductor and artistic director Warren Stewart is back to talk about the ensemble's performances of a Mass for the First Sunday of Advent by Johann Sebastian Bach, this weekend in Palo Alto, Berkeley and San Francisco.  Plus regular contributor and critic at large Peter Robinson reports on the state of the theater scene in London and has some reviews and upcoming events that deserve attention. 

Open Air with host David Latulippe. Hear it live on Thursday, December 10 at 1pm.

This week on Open Air, host David Latulippe has a conversation with Dutch conductor and Baroque specialist Ton Koopman, who conducts two weeks of music by JS Bach and son CPE Bach at the San Francisco Symphony; French playwright Samuel Gallet and Cutting Ball Artistic director Rob Melrose talk about about the American Premiere of Communiqué N°10, which is part of the month-long festival Des Voix... Found in Translation 2014, about French film and theater; and comedian, writer, and actor Bruce Vilanch shares details about his role in 42nd Street Moon’s production of Cole Porter’s “Du Barry Was A Lady.”  Plus, San Francisco Chronicle's music critic Joshua Kosman offers his classical music picks for the month of May.  Open Air with David Latulippe, originally broadcast on May 1, 2014. Listen now or anytime...

This week, host David Latulippe talks with Martin Seggelke, conductor and Artistic Director of the new San Francisco Wind Ensemble, about the upcoming concert on November 16; Actor Sean Thompson, who currently plays the lead role in the 42nd Street Moon production of Rodgers and Hart's musical I Married An Angel  stops by, together with stage director Greg MacKellan; conductor Michael Morgan reflects on the 25th anniversary season of the Oakland East Bay Symphony, and SF Chronicle classical music critic Joshua Kosman offers his concert picks for the month of November.  Open Air with host David Latulippe, originally broadcast on Thursday, November 7, at 1pm. Listen now or anytime.