“Good evening. Hello. I have cancer. How are you?” That’s how comedian Tig Notaro started her set at Largo on August 3, 2012.
Dec. 29, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
“Good evening. Hello. I have cancer. How are you?” That’s how comedian Tig Notaro started her set at Largo on August 3rd, 2012.
Sep. 25, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
When Tig Notaro took the stage at Largo in August she had no idea what was to follow.
Oct. 8, 2012from The Business
Concerned about coronavirus, companies are canceling or postponing conferences and events.
Mar. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
At the most fundamental level, the theater connects artists with an audience at one time, in one space. That's about presence.
Mar. 16from Opening the Curtain
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot, I talk about the audience, which has been practicing a kind of social distancing since the moment Netfix started streaming — or, if you…
Mar. 18from Martini Shot
With restaurants, concert venues and bars closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak, those who work in the hospitality and music industries won’t collect pay at the end of March.
Mar. 20from KCRW Features
For one artist, digital adaptation is nothing new. A gallery opens a new show during shutdowns. An arts conference goes virtual.
Mar. 24from Arts & Culture Stories
The email came from a friend: a play on Zoom, Friday, 5 pm Pacific, the day after California began to shelter in place. I logged on skeptically.
Mar. 23from Opening the Curtain
In July 2016, more than a year before the #MeToo movement began, Gretchen Carlson made a bold decision to sue Fox News chief Roger Ailes for sexual harassment.
Mar. 16from The Business
What's a movie lover to do? No new openings because theaters are shutting down for the duration. But new releases are coming.
Mar. 20from Film Reviews
When the documentary/performance piece they institute caught the attention of Jason Segel, he decided to turn it into a shape shifting drama series about the need for community.
Mar. 18from The Treatment