theater

5:05pm

Wed October 2, 2013
Arts & Culture

A balm for mothers who have lost

Ayanna Davis preparing the altar
Jen Chien

 

It's a sunny, busy afternoon on the plaza at the Fruitvale BART station. A crowd of about 30 people are gathered to listen to a young woman singing an old song.

"Mama may have, Papa may have, but God bless the child who's got its own...."

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5:47pm

Wed February 1, 2012
Arts & Culture

Memory of Moscone adapted on the stage

At Berkeley Rep, Robynn Rodriguez and Christopher Liam Moore star in the world-premiere production of Ghost Light, written by Tony Taccone and directed by Jonathan Moscone.
Photo by Jenny Graham

Thirty-three years ago, the assassinations of San Francisco Supervisor Harvey Milk and Mayor George Moscone sent shock waves throughout the city and devastated the two men's families. Jonathan Moscone, Mayor Moscone’s son, was 14-years-old at that time.

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