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“Let Me Touch Your Mind” Interview Archive 2015

Performing arts and science interviews
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December 28, 2015 download Marc & the Casuals and Papa Culture at the Chapel; Brother Bruno (from the archives); Janine Moganam, San Francisco Public Library

December 21, 2015 download Marga Gomez, New Year's Eve party at Brava; Alvon Johnson, blues show at Yoshi's; Beth Clarke, “Mittens and Mistletoe”; Lisa Geduldig, “Kung Pao Kosher Comedy”

December 14, 2015 download Lara Price at Biscuits & Blues; Unique Derrique, “Fool La La” at The Marsh; Lawrence Helman, Tom & Jerry Holiday House

December 7, 2015 download L. Peter Callender & Sherri Young, “Cinderella” at African-American Shakespeare Company; Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis, Jr, “Colors of Christmas” at Davies Symphony Hall; Jerome Joseph Gentes & AJ Davenport, “Sheherezade's Last Tales” at the Exit Theatre; Flynn deMarco, “The Nutcracker of Oz” at YBCA

November 30, 2015 download Martha Wash, “Help Is on the Way for the Holidays” at the Marines Memorial; Anita Monga, “A Day of Silents” at the Castro; Heklina, “Golden Girls” at the Oasis; James Jeske, San Francisco Public Library

November 23, 2015 download Traci Lewis, The Gubbio Project; Lisa Rothman, “Date Night at Pet Emergency” at The Marsh in Berkeley; Matthew McCoy & Brendon North, “How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying”

November 16, 2015 download Viet Le, Southeast Asian Film Festival at ATA; Peaches Christ, “Addams Family Values” at the Castro, OutLoud at the Oasis; Darren Charles, “Odysseo” at the AT&T Big Top

November 9, 2015 download John Fisher, “Shakespeare at War” by Theatre Rhino; James Sasser and Vince Burwell, “Bottle Shock: The Musical” at Muse Gallery; Megan Timpane, “Having Cancer Is Hilarious” at The Marsh

November 2, 2015 download Don Malcolm “The French Had a Name for It” at the Roxie Theatre; Wayne Harris, “Mother's Milk: a Blues Riff in Three Acts” at The Marsh in Berkeley; Janine Mogannam, San Francisco Public Library

October 26, 2015 download Tucker Hiatt, Wonderfest's “Skepticism and the Supernatural, a Halloween Dialogue” at the Brava Theatre; Rachel Rosen, Doc Stories Festival at the Vogue Theatre; Ken Levin, Amanda Sylvia, and Matthew McCoy, “Peter Pan” at the Berkeley Playhouse

October 19, 2015 download Russell Blackwood, “Shocktoberfest 16: Curse of the Cobra” at the Hypnodrome; Lady Bianca, CD release party; Ava Roy and Nathanial Justiniani, “Heromonster” at Fort Mason

October 12, 2015 download Kelly Carlisle, Black Farmers & Urban Gardeners Conference at Laney College; Geoff Brosseau, Bay Area Stormwater Management Agencies Association; Lou Demtteis, “The Other Barrio” at Brava Theatre

October 5, 2015 download Andre Thierry, Creole United Festival in Sausalito; Paige Rogers, “Life Is a Dream” at Exit on Taylor; Leigh Crow & D'Arcy Drollinger, “Star Trek Live” at Oasis and “Rocky Horror Picture Show” at the Victoria; Rio Yañez and Andrea Juarez, “Today Is the Shadow of Tomorrow“ at SOMArts

September 28, 2015 download Lisa Mezzacappa, “Glorious Ravage” at the Brava Theatre; Noah Tarnow, “The Big Quiz Thing” at Neck of the Woods; James Jeske and Carla Kovak, San Francisco Public Library

September 21, 2015 download Patricia Milton, “Moments of Truth” at the Royce Gallery; Ophelia Coeur de Noir, “Game of Thrones Live” at Oakland Metro and Hubba Hubba Revue's “Asylum” at DNA Lounge; Julia Jackson, “Worst. Boyfriend. Ever.” at Stage Werx Theatre

August 31, 2015 download Timothy Beagley, “Eat the Runt” at the Alterena Playhouse; Anthony Agresti, Sango Tajima, Caleb Cabrera, and Logan Ellis, “Water by the Spoonful” at the ACT Costume Shop; James Jeske, San Francisco Public Library

August 24, 2015 download Marc Capelle, Marc & the Casuals and The Donkeys at The Chapel; Katy Fox, “We Are Movement”; Devin O'Brien, “xxx” at the Aurora Theatre

August 17, 2015 download Esther Landau and Brian Melvin, FOG benefit concert at the Pomeroy Recreation & Rehabilitation Center; Karen Ripley, “Oh No, There's Men on the Land” at The Marsh in Berkeley; Fudgie Frottage, SF Drag King Contest at Oasis

August 10, 2015 download John Fisher, “Breaking the Code” at the Eureka Theatre; Stuart Elwyn Hall and Geoffrey Grier, “Two Trains Running” at Gough Street Playhouse; Susie Kantor, “Radical Presence: Black Performance in Contemporary Art” at Yerba Buena Cultural Center

July 27, 2015 download D'Arcy Drollinger, “Champagne White and the Temple of Poon” at The Oasis (note: missing first 30 seconds); Elliot Levine, “I Wake Up Dreaming” at the Castro Theatre

July 13, 2015 download Sean San José, Youth Speaks collaboration with Anna Deavere Smith, “Notes from the Field” at Roda Theatre; Morgan Ludlow et al, “Zero Hour” and “I Saw It” at the Exit Theatre

July 6, 2015 download Christian Frock, Emory Douglass, and Melorra Green, “Making a Scene” at SOMArts

June 29, 2015 download Michael Gene Sullivan, “Freedomland” by San Francisco Mime Troupe; Jeff Burandt, author, “Odd Schnozz & the Odd Squad” Suzanne Sakai, San Francisco Public Library;

June 22, 2015 download Debora Simcovich, Orquesta Victoria 4-city San Francisco Bay Area Tour; Jenni Olson, “The Royal Road” at Frameline; Esther Landau and Lynn DeBoer, art show at Pomeroy Recreation & Rehabilitation Center

June 15, 2015 download Birdie-Bob Watt and Russell Blackwood, “Club Inferno” at the Hypnodrome; Tyra Fennell and Nate Watson, Bayview Pride; Sammy Wegent, “Speechless” at the Public Works; Ken Levin and Joel Roster, “Fiddler on the Roof” at the Berkeley Playhouse

June 1, 2015 download Darlene Weide, Community Boards; D'Arcy Drollinger, “Sex and the City” at the Oasis; Suzanne Sakai and James Jeske, San Francisco Public Library

May 25, 2015 download Gifford Boyce-Smith and John Mitchem, NAMIWalk; Connie Champagne, Evan Kaminsky, and Stephanie Rapa, “Barbary Coast Revue” at Balançoire

May 18, 2015 download Anita Monga, San Francisco Silent Film Festival; Eddie Muller, Czar of Noir

May 11, 2015 download Devorah Major, Regina Calloway, Elektra Schmidt, and Allison Lovejoy, The San Francisco Inernational Arts Festival; Rosario Sammartino, Anna Halprin's Blank Placard Dance

May 5, 2015 download Echo Brown, “Black Virgins Are Not for Hipsters” at The Marsh Theatre; Erica Felsh, Smuin Ballet's “The Unlaced Dance Seeries” at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts; James Arthur, “The Facts of Life” at The Oasis

April 27, 2015 download Scott Barry, “Rise” at the Exit Theatre; Larry Hancock, “The Magic Flute” at Opera San Jose; James Jeske and Lyn Davidson, SFPL

April 20, 2015 download Paul Koudounaris, “Memento Mori; The Dead Among Us”

March 30, 2015 download Aní Yeni Komshian, “Memory of Trees” at SOMArts; Greg MacKellan, “Nick and Nora” at 42nd Street Moon; James Jeske, San Francisco Public Library

March 23, 2015 download Nicole Hall, Jennifer Villatore, Eric Crowell, & Fran Osborne, “DIS/PLAY: Art and Disability” at SOMArts; Russell Blackwood, “Jewel of Paris” at the Hypnodrome; Razteria & Sol Atash, Empress Unification at Ashkenaz and The Independent

March 16, 2015 download Marc Capelle and Karina Denike, “Springtime Soul Celebration” at the Chapel; Ryan Kamamoto, “The Phoenix and the Immortals: Eclipse” a graphic novel; D'Arcy Drollinger, “Sex and the City” at the Oasis

March 9, 2015 download Ava Roy & Patrick Gillespie, “A New Deal: Continuing the Legacy of Maritime Art in the Park” and “Ondine at Sutro” by We Players; Celia Fushille, “Untamed” dance series by Smuin Ballet; Justin Jacobs, “Breaking the Code” at the Eureka Theatre

February 23, 2015 download Nnenna Ozobia and Laura Potter, Bridge HIV; A.J. Harper, “Tales of Urban Horror”; James Jeske, San Francisco Public Library

February 16, 2015 download Jabari Brisport and Katherine Renee Turner, “The Convert” at the Marin Theatre; Dennis Chowerhill, Leah Abrams, and Angela Dant, “Crooked” at The Flight Deck and “How the World Began“ at The Custom Made Theatre Company; Alex Rodriguez, “You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown” at the Berkeley Playhouse; Leroy Moore and Keith Jones, Krip-Hop Nation

February 9, 2015 download Anthony Wayne, Kendrell Bowman, and Stacie Powers, “Mighty Real” at Brava Theatre; Daniel Levenstein, Renaud Capçuon and Khatia Buniatishvil, Chamber Music San Francisco; Michael Hunter and Jamie Lyons, “the Balcony” at the Old Mint; Larry Hancock, “Where Angels Fear to Tread” at Opera San Jose

February 2, 2015 download Aaron Aikins, “Into the Coal” at The Marsh; Edris Cooper-Anifowoshe, “The Lyons” at the Aurora Theatre; Mike Keegan, 17th Annual San Francisco Indie Film Festival

January 26, 2015 download Tony Asaro, “Cable Car Nymphomaniac” at Z Below; Josh Kornbluth, “Haiku Tunnel” at The Marsh; James Jeske, San Francisco Public Library

January 19, 2015 download Lyz Luke & Will Magid, “Undercover Presents a Tribute to Sly & the Family Stone's Stand”; Micaya, “Dancegasm” at ODC

January 12, 2015 download D'Arcy Drollinger & Steven LeMay, “Shit and Champagne” at the Oasis; Eddie Muller, Noir City Film Festival at the Castro Theatre; Mike Gaines, The Edwardian Ball at the Regency

January 5, 2015:
download Johanna Poethig and Jess Young, “Glamorgeddon” at SOMArts Cultural Center; John Fisher, “The Anarchists” at the Eureka Theatre

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