Rumor mill: Downtown SF theaters closing?

Apr 29

UPDATED 5:45 p.m., April 29, 2009 The rumors have been swirling for days that the Post Street Theatre and the Marines Memorial Theatre are closing down. Roberto Friedman in the Bay Area Reporter reported that the most recent Post Street show, the ballroom dance extravaganza Burn the Floor, would be heading to Broadway but added: “Uncorroborated word that both...

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Review: `Russian on the Side’

Oct 22

Opened Oct. 21, 2008 Mark Nadler educates and entertains in his 100-minute Russian on the Side, an aspiring Broadway show now at San Francisco’s Marines Memorial Theatre. Photo by Michael Brosilow   Nadler serves up Tschaikowsky and others in madcap `Russian’««« Ever see a man tap dance, sing and play the piano all at the same time? Mark Nadler...

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