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Zombie comedy, coming of age and queerness rocks Roxie Theater.

Sam Moore

December 9, 2019

In a vibrant medley of story and emotion that sold out across all six of its programs, the San Francisco Transgender Film Festival ran for the 22nd year this weekend at the Mission District’s Roxie Theater.  Founded in 1997 as the world...

Strindberg’s haunting Ghost Sonata SF State’s Little Theatre

Felicia Hyde, Arts & Entertainment Editor

November 19, 2019

Eerie whispers of wind slowly creep into the audience's ears as figures of life and death from the 20th century make their way like zombies onto the stage. A milkmaid in a white and brown tattered dress groans and moans while ...

Kabuki actor brings a dose of Japanese tradition to campus

Wilson Gomez

November 12, 2019

Kabuki actor Kyôzô Nakamura displayed four hundred years of Japanese theater tradition in Knuth Hall last Friday as part of a lecture and demonstration of Kabuki theater. After a brief introduction by Professor Yukihiro Goto...

SF State alumna stars in Tony winning musical ‘Gypsy’

Sahar Swaleh

November 12, 2019

After weeks of rehearsals and preparation, SF State alumna Elaine Jennings starred as Tessie Tura/Miss Cratchitt in the Tony Award-winning musical “Gypsy” on opening night Nov. 9 at the Alcazar Theatre. The Alcazar, a nonprofit thea...

‘Color your world’ lights up campus

Felicia Hyde, Arts & Entertainment Editor

October 15, 2019

The tearing of tape echoed in the background. The switches of light and sound boards clicked into place. Flashes of red, yellow and orange light warmed the stage.  Hurried footsteps paced back and forth across the sta...

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