Sights & Sounds Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene through the eyes and ears of local artists. Every week, host Jen Chien speaks with a different local artist about upcoming arts events in the Bay Area.
Sights & Sounds

Sights & Sounds

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Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene through the eyes and ears of local artists. Every week, host Jen Chien speaks with a different local artist about upcoming arts events in the Bay Area.

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Nick Ishimaru

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Theatre of Yugen Artistic Director Nick Ishimaru told KALW's Truc Nguyen about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend. Theatre of Yugen's latest production Helen is currently showing at NOHspace in San Francisco.

Karen Gutfreund

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Artist, curator & activist Karen Gutfreund told KALW's Jeneé Darden about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend. Karen Gutfreund is the co-curator of the Fahrenheit 213 exhibition which is happening right now at Arc Gallery in San Francisco.

Dickson Lam

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Author Dickson Lam told KALW's Jeneé Darden about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend. Dickson Lam's award-winning memoir Paper Sons is available now.

Michael Orange

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Artist and curator Michael Orange is the founder and executive director of the Oakland arts collective MATATU. He told KALW's Jeneé Darden about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend. MATATU will be hosting a performance by Tuareg singer-songwriter Mdou Moctar on April 18th at Red Bay Coffee in Oakland.

Vân-Ánh Vanessa Võ

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Emmy award-winning composer and musician Vân-Ánh Vanessa Võ told KALW's Truc Nguyen about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend. You can catch Vanessa this weekend along with Alonzo King at Creative Minds, an event merging storytelling, live music, and Vietnamese cooking. Next month check out Vanessa's collaboration with LINES Ballet as she'll be performing alongside the company for their Spring Season.

Alleluia Panis

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Choreographer and Executive Director of KulArts Alleluia Panis told KALW's Jeneé Darden about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend. Alleluia Panis is the director of the new Multimedia Dance Theater Performance In the Belly of the Eagle: Man@ng is Deity. You can catch it at the Bindlestiff Studios in San Francisco March 22nd, 23rd and 24th.

Lisa Forkish

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Singer, songwriter, and educator Lisa Forkish told KALW's Jeneé Darden about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend. Lisa Forkish is the Founder and Executive Director of the We Sing Vocal Festival & Concert which will be happening next weekend at Freight & Salvage in Berkeley.

Anne Yumi Kobori

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Theatre artist and founder of Utopia Theatre Project Anne Yumi Kubori told KALW's Jeneé Darden about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend. Anne Yumi Kubori wrote and co-stars in the new production Every Day Alice from the Utopia Theatre Project. They're performing the play now thru March 9th at the Piano Fight in San Francisco.

Nathan Tan

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Nathan Tan is a Fashion designer, artist, and owner of the clothing company New Skool, and he told KALW's Bo Walsh about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend. You can check out New Skool clothing at http://shopnewskool.com/

Sumiko Saulson

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Horror-fiction writer and cartoonist Sumiko Saulson told KALW's Jeneé Darden about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this weekend. February is Women In Horror Month and it's Black History Month. Check out 100+ Black Women in Horror by Sumiko Saulson on her website.

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