aurora theatre

12:03pm

Wed June 25, 2014
Open Air ~ 6/26/14 at 1pm

Aurora Finale ~ Frameline38 ~ SFSymphony & Britten ~ SF Mime Troupe ~ CalShakes@Orinda

Teach (c, James Carpenter) tests Bobby's (r, Rafael Jordan) knowledge as Donny (l, Paul Vincent O'Connor) looks on in Aurora Theatre's production of American Buffalo

This week, actors Rafael Jordan, James Carpenter, and Paul Vincent O'Connor talk about the Aurora Theatre's season closer, David Mamet’s “American Buffalo;” Peter Stein, Senior Programmer for Frameline38 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 San Francisco Mime Troupe's offering; and visual artist Tal Rosner talks about his collaboration with the

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12:03pm

Thu April 24, 2014
Open Air ~ 4/24/14 at 1pm

Poulenc & Weill ~ Dystopian Theater ~ Films for All at SFIFF ~ A Fractured Fairy Tale Musical

Opera Parallele

Open Air with host David Latulippe, 24 April 2014...

This week on Open Air, host David Latulippe meets Cindy Goldfield, who directs “Sleeping Cutie: A Fractured Fairy Tale Musical”, currently playing at Thick House in San Francisco; Nicole Paiement, artistic Director and conductor of Opera Parallèle discusses the melding of Francis Poulenc and Kurt Weill in "Mahagonny Songspiel/Les mamelles de Tirésias"; Programmer Sean Uyehara gives an overview of what the San Francisco International Film Festival has to offer; actors Beth Wilmurt and Michael Ray Wisely talk about their roles in “The Letters” - a suspenseful psychological thriller at the Aurora Theatre; and regular contributor and critic-at-large Peter Robinson stops by with a tribute to Gabriel Garcia Marquez. Open Air with David Latulippe, originally broadcast on April 24, 2014 at 1pm. Listen now or anytime...

5:17pm

Wed March 26, 2014
Open Air ~ 3/27/14 at 1pm

Blomstedt Returns ~ 'Wittenberg' at the Aurora ~ Adlers in Recital

Open Air with David Latulippe, March 27, 2014.

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 'Wittenberg' at the Aurora Theatre in Berkeley;  Sheri Greenawald, director of the San Francisco Opera Center, discusses the upcoming Schwabacher Recitals involving singers from the Merola Opera Program; and San Francisco Symphony's Conductor Laureate Herbert Blomstedt talks about his return to Davies Symphony Hall for concerts 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. Open Air with David Latulippe, originally broadcast on March 27, 2014. Listen now or anytime.

3:17pm

Tue February 4, 2014
Open Air ~ 2/6/14 at 1pm

Gidion's Knot ~ Grimaud plays Brahms ~ Marga Gomez' one-woman show "Lovebirds"

Jamie Jones and Stacy Ross in Johnna Adams' "Gidion’s Knot" at the Aurora Theatre
Photo: David Allen

Open Air with David Latulippe; February 6, 2014.

This week, host David Latulippe talks to actresses Jamie Jones and Stacy Ross about their roles, respectively as mother and teacher in Gidion’s Knot, now playing at the Aurora Theatre in Berkeley; we have a backstage visit with pianist Hélène Grimaud, who is in town to play the Brahms piano concerto no 1 with the San Francisco Symphony;  performer/comedian Marga Gomez talks about her tenth solo play, Lovebirds, currently presented at The Marsh SF; and San Francisco Chronicle's classical music critic Joshua Kosman shares his classical music picks for the month ahead. 

Open Air with David Latulippe; originally broadcast on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 1pm.

2:19pm

Wed November 13, 2013
Arts & Culture

Rapture at the Aurora ~ Bay Area Rainbow Symphony ~ Macbeth

Robert Parsons in "A Bright New Boise"

Open Air with host David Latulippe, 14 November 2013.

This week on Open Air, Aurora Theater Artistic Director Tom Ross and veteran Bay Area actor, director, and teacher Robert Parsons share details about Aurora's current production, A Bright New Boise; conductor Cyrus Ginwala offers a preview of this weekend’s Bay Area Rainbow Symphony concerts, and critics-at-large Peter Robinson and Dianne Keogh share their take on cultural happenings in the Bay Area. Open Air with David Latulippe, Originally broadcast on Thursday November 14 at 1pm. Listen now or anytime.

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