Episode II

Episode II The Bounce Report

 

The Bronze Report goes onstage and backstage.  First Barbara Rodgers takes us to see the production of Pearl Cleage's play on the Harlem Renaissance at a theatre undergoing its own renaissance.  Then, Jan Mabry chats with 4-time Grammy award winning jazz vocalist, Dianne Reeves.

 

Blues for an Alabama Sky at the Lorraine Hansberry Theatre

The Bronze Report host Barbara Rodgers visits the Lorraine Hansberry Theater (LHT) in San Francisco during the performance of Pearl Cleage’s play, Blues For An Alabama Sky.  In addition to chatting one-on-one with actor Robert Gosset (The Closer) and other cast members, she talks to LHT’s new Artistic Director, Steven Anthony Jones about the LHT, and the state of African-American theater.

Cal Performances presents: Dianne Reeves

The Bronze Report’s Jan Mabry goes backstage for a chat with jazz songstress Dianne Reeves.  A four-time Grammy award winning artist, Ms. Reeves talks about her life, her music, and some of the jazz greats she has known.

2 comments

  • Comment Link Ollie McKinney Friday, 12 October 2012 00:35 posted by Ollie McKinney

    This is so good; especially the Diana Reeves interview and the Lorraine Hansberry piece. Compared to many shows I watch and have watched - it is good or superior, it is so interesting, so well done. I do not know the business but what the hell do sponsors want.

  • Comment Link Michael Steinback Friday, 17 August 2012 22:45 posted by Michael Steinback

    Typical great Barbara Rodgers stuff. Fantastic

Leave a comment

Make sure you enter the (*) required information where indicated. HTML code is not allowed.


Anti-spam: complete the task
Facebook Image
  • The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess
    The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

        The Bronze Report caught up with cast members of The Gershwin's Porgy and Bess before opening night in San Francisco.  Alicia Moran Hall…

  • Oakland's Tech Renaissance

    There is a tech renaissance going on in Oakland California.

  • Episode I
    Episode I

    Art, dance and plenty of food for thought on this episode of The Bronze Report.  Discover the work of artist JoeSam, the harmful effects of…

TBR Talk Back

« June 2018 »
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30  
 

Don't miss the Bronze Report--Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays  at 5:30 on Comcast 104