Writing

A freelance writer in the San Francisco Bay Area, I herewith share some writing samples.

San Francisco Chronicle
Features on comedians who come mining for laughs in the Bay Area.
Nick Offerman. September 2014.
Chelsea Handler. August 2014.
Fortune Feimster. April 2014.
Margaret Cho. October 2013.


San Francisco Chronicle
Feature on Mikhail Baryshnikov and Willem Dafoe, co-stars in Robert Wilson’s The Old Woman. November 2014.
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Feature on author Stephen King and his theatrical venture Ghost Brothers of Darkland County. October 2014.
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Trio of features (and Sunday Datebook cover story) celebrating the 40th anniversary of Steve Silver’s Beach Blanket Babylon. May 2014.
Hats off to Beach Blanket band members
Noted fans recall BBB memories
Longtime BBB fans keep coming back for more

San Francisco Chronicle
Mandy PatinkinQ&A with Tony Award-winner Mandy Patinkin about his concert with Patti LuPone. April 2014.
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Feature on the legendary theater director and innovator Peter Brook. April 2014.
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Feature on the art exhibit Magic, Color, Flair: The World of Mary Blair at the Walt Disney Family Museum. March 2014.
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San Francisco Chronicle
Review of Liza Minnelli’s concert Simply Liza at Davies Symphony Hall. March 2014.
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EmmaThompsonFeatures on the movie Saving Mr. Banks. November and December 2013.
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Richard Sherman and Jason Schwartzman: read here


San Francisco Chronicle
Feature on the movie Frozen, interview with Kristen Bell. November 2013.
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Palo Alto Weekly
Review of the Jon Robin Baitz play Other Desert Cities at TheatreWorks in Mountain View. August 2013.
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San Francisco Chronicle
Feature on San Francisco Opera’s world premiere
of Mary Magdalene. June 2013.
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San Francisco Chronicle
A-1 front page centerpiece feature on the 100th anniversary of the Mountain Play in Marin County. May 2013.
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American Theatre magazine, October 2013
Feature on playwright Lauren Gunderson and actress Jennifer LeBlanc. Fall 2013.
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San Francisco Chronicle
Feature on the Disney-Pixar movie Monsters University. May 2013.
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Interview with Broadway diva Patti LuPone and a review of her cabaret show Far Away Places. March 2013.
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Feature on the movie Lincoln, interviews with Steven Spielberg and Daniel Day Lewis. November 2012.
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Feature on the Disney/Pixar movie Brave. May 2012.
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Sacramento Bee
Touring San Francisco’s Lands End. August 2009.
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Nob Hill Gazette
Intimate theater in San Francisco. April 2009.
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