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"Man of La Mancha

A Profile of Sheena Easton - At Davies Symphony Hall, July 23

Sean Martinfield | Posted 07.24.2015 | San Francisco
Sean Martinfield

Sheena Easton returns to San Francisco Symphony with conductor Edwin Outwater on Thursday, July 23 for the premiere presentation of The Spy Who Loved Me - an evening of songs and themes from the uber-popular James Bond films and other secret agent-related movies and TV programs.

Tears, Tears and More Tears: On Crying at the Movies

Marshall Fine | Posted 07.02.2015 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Crying at movies seems to happen more frequently of late. A side effect of aging? Perhaps that's just the way it works. I am not embarrassed by the fact that I have this tendency more often of late. Not that I don't take grief about it from my grown sons.

Impossible Goals and My Quest to Lose 175 Pounds

Don McNay | Posted 01.01.2015 | Business
Don McNay

Some people think aiming to lose 175 pounds is insane. For me, it is the only way to get there. When I've set "impossible" goals in a business setting, I've always made them. I get excited and motivated. Small goals don't interest me at all.

'The Man of La Mancha,' San Pedro Theatre Club

James Scarborough | Posted 09.30.2014 | Arts
James Scarborough

When someone's said to be quixotic, it's meant that they're too impractical and idealistic for their own good. Enter Man of La Mancha, written by Dale Wasserman, with words and music by Joe Darion and Mitch Leigh.

'Man Of La Mancha' Composer Dies

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 03.18.2014 | Arts

NEW YORK (AP) — Mitch Leigh, a successful advertising jingle writer whose debut attempt at writing music for a Broadway show became the instant, cel...

First Nighter: "Love's Labour's Lost" Loses More Than Wins in the Park; Downtown's "Under the Greenwood Tree" As You'll Like It

David Finkle | Posted 10.12.2013 | Arts
David Finkle

It would be a pleasant chore to report that Shakespeare in the Park's Love's Labour's Lost is an amusingly silly musical tribute to the Bard, as it's ...

Brian Stokes Mitchell Chats About a Life in the Theatre and his NYC Pops Holiday Concerts

Melody Breyer-Grell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Melody Breyer-Grell

The singer/actor is exactly what one would expect of a classic leading man -- tall, handsome and high spirited, although not vain.