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Mark Jackson

And You Think You've Got Problems!

George Heymont | Posted 03.21.2017 | Arts
George Heymont

Perspective plays such an important role in our lives. Although the first optical microscopes were built in the early 17th century, it wasn't until th...

Little Erik in Berkeley: A Skeletal, Flawed Adaptation of a Domestic Drama by Ibsen

Leo Stutzin | Posted 02.05.2017 | San Francisco
Leo Stutzin

Mark Jackson is recognized as one of the Bay Area's most adventurous and successful playwrights, but the pursuit of fresh challenges always carries an element of risk. Climbers sometimes slip. With Little Erik, his adaptation of Henrik Ibsen's rarely produced domestic drama Little Eyolf, Jackson slips badly.

10th Annual Celebrity Basketball Charity Game Hosted By Floyd Mayweather

Marc A. Coronel | Posted 12.23.2016 | Los Angeles
Marc A. Coronel

This past Sunday, I had the pleasure of attending the 10th Annual Celebrity Basketball Charity Game and Toy Drive, presented by Team Watson and TMT at the Calabasas High School Gymnasium.

You've Got Me Under Your Spell

George Heymont | Posted 05.24.2016 | Arts
George Heymont

Two productions new to San Francisco had that special aura about them: a piece of dance theater that attempted to retell a drama written by Sophocles in approximately 441 BC, and a contemporary drama which brilliantly demonstrated what happens when superb writing, directing, and acting combine to elevate a script into a miraculously poignant and deeply fulfilling event.

Jordan Schultz

The Golden State Warriors Are Contenders. The Reason Why Might Surprise You

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 04.22.2015 | Sports

Stephen Curry. Klay Thompson. Raining 3-pointers. The best, most efficient high-octane offense in the NBA. That's probably the first thing that comes ...

Jeff Van Gundy Reminds Everyone About Augusta's Racist, Sexist Past

The Huffington Post | Lucy McCalmont | Posted 04.09.2015 | Sports

Maybe Jeff should call the tournament.

Jordan Schultz

Stephen Curry Talks Coach K, His Love Of Shooting And His Appreciation For Steve Kerr

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 02.06.2015 | Sports

Fresh off a 51-point outburst and a second consecutive NBA All-Star starting selection, Golden State's Stephen Curry -- whom this reporter recently ca...

Does Religion Have A Place In The NBA?

USA Today | Sam Amick | Posted 05.06.2014 | Religion

(RNS) Long before head coach Doc Rivers found himself defending his Los Angeles Clippers players who were the unwelcome participants in team owner Don...

Hit the Road, Jack

George Heymont | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
George Heymont

Today's action adventure films are so full of explosions and special effects that there is little opportunity to imagine what might be going on in the hearts and minds of their major characters

City on Fire

George Heymont | Posted 08.15.2013 | Arts
George Heymont

The Boston Marathon bombings forced many people to ask an age-old question. Is someone's behavior shaped by nature or nurture? Some of life's tragedies are undeniably due to natural cycles. Two shorts screened at the 2013 San Francisco International Film Festival demonstrated this process with a wry sense of humor.

WATCH: Warriors Thank Fans

Posted 05.17.2013 | Sports

"WARRRRRRRIORRRRRRRS!" With Golden State 37.3 seconds away from having their season end at the hands of the San Antonio Spurs, Warriors head coach ...

'Classless'

Posted 05.02.2013 | Sports

Nuggets broadcaster and former NBA player Scott Hastings didn't appreciate Mark Jackson's postgame comments following Golden State's Game 5 loss, in w...

Is America, and Pro Sports, Really Ready for Active Gay Players?

Andy Ostroy | Posted 06.30.2013 | Sports
Andy Ostroy

Once we get past the hoopla and the effusive praise for the pioneering 34-year-old currently with the Washington Wizards, the real question remains: what does his historic coming-out mean for him, the NBA, pro sports and society as a whole?

Hearts of Darkness

George Heymont | Posted 03.08.2013 | Arts
George Heymont

The opportunity to experience works like Woyzeck, The Threepenny Opera, Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny, and The Beggar's Opera in an extremely intimate theatre like the 100-seat Ashby Stage make them far more gritty and accessible.

Black Box Revolution

George Heymont | Posted 03.06.2013 | Arts
George Heymont

In some ways, live theater is like mold. It develops in an opportunistic fashion, spreading and growing stronger over time. A perfect example of this process is becoming more visible in San Francisco in the area being touted as the new Central Market Arts District.

Warriors Coach Mocks Blake Griffin

Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports

Add Mark Jackson to the list of those who think some of Blake Griffin's skills fit perfectly in Hollywood. The high-flying Clippers star was flagr...

Cara Santa Maria

WTF Is String Theory?

HuffingtonPost.com | Cara Santa Maria | Posted 12.17.2012 | Science

Have you ever heard the term string theory and wondered WTF it means? When it comes to theoretical physics, it seems like there are a lot of larger-th...

Aurora's Salomania: A Gripping Look at Long-Forgotten Case of War Hysteria

Leo Stutzin | Posted 06.28.2012 | San Francisco
Leo Stutzin

Mark Jackson's Salomania,is debuting with its world premiere at Aurora Theatre in Berkeley. Jackson carries the tale from the trenches of France to Old Bailey to taverns, bedrooms and other venues with remarkable fluidity and force.

New Warriors Coach Associated With Drug Trafficker

Robin Wilkey | Posted 10.26.2011 | San Francisco

On June 10, Mark Jackson was introduced as the new coach of the Golden State Warriors. His wife and four children were not with him at the announcemen...