Stark Insider TV

Short film “Morado” starring Loni Stark shot in Loreto, Baja (Video)

A chica. A church. And a scarf. Here’s a sneak peek of my new short film “Morado” shot on location in Loreto, Baja California Sur. Te amo!

Preview: Napa Valley Festival del Sole (Video)

Festival del Sole. July 11-20. Mark your calendars. One of Napa’s cultural gems features another strong line-up of performers. Classical rockstar Joshua Bell headlines the opening night gala.

Stark Insider TV: The King of Tacos (Loreto, Baja Sur, Mexico)

Eat just once at El Rey del Taco in Loreto, Baja, and you’ll be forever hooked. Watch as I pay a visit to one of the Baja’s most popular taco stands.

Stark Insider TV: Getting piggy at Cochon 555 (Video)

We go snout to tail as Cochon 555 serves up a heritage pig extravaganza. In this episode: Chefs Cindy Pawlcyn, Kelly McCown, Jason Kupper, Patrick Clark, and Dustin Valette do pork battle royale.

2014 Harvest in Napa starts a few days early. Napa Valley Vintners says most are “predicting an abundant, high-quality harvest for the third year in a row.”

On Location
Loni Stark
07.24.2014

Andrew Ripp talks about the music business, finding hope, and the creative process. Watch the interview, plus concert highlights from show at the Robert Mondavi Winery in Napa.

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Stark Insider
BY | 07.17.14 VIDEO

Colbie Caillat takes to the stage this weekend at Robert Mondavi Winery. Singer-songwriter Andrew Ripp opens.

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Wine Country
BY | 07.09.14 VIDEO

Classical rockstar Joshua Bell kicks off opening night this Friday when he performs Vivaldi’s Four Seasons at the spectacular Castello di Amorosa in Calistoga.

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Performing Arts
BY | 06.04.14 VIDEO

Shrek The Musical comes to Berkeley Playhouse. Go backstage in “Shrek Unmasked” as an actor preps for the lead role.

Video thumbnail for vimeo video Outtakes: Pinot Classic and Paulée dinner in Sonoma (Video) | Stark Insider
Wine Country
BY | 05.27.14 VIDEO

Video highlights from the annual Russian River Valley Pinot Classic and Paulée in Sonoma. Including a tour by Jean-Charles Boisset of the 18th century appointed grounds at DeLoach Vineyards.

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On Location
BY | 05.27.14 VIDEO

The creative aspect of running a new media venture such as SI and producing videos has been a challenging, frustrating, rewarding, unpredictable, mile-burning, thankful, inspiring endeavor.

In Gia Coppola's Palo Alto (based on the the book of short stories by James Franco) teens smoke, fail to communicate, and pursue nihilism. GLEE this is not.
Indie Film
BY | 05.13.14 VIDEO

First time director Gia Coppola (PALO ALTO) sits down with Stark Insider to talk about meeting James Franco at a deli, the willingness to fail and … cheeseburgers.