Monica Turner

Monica is the PR contact for Stark Insider, and helps with calendaring, coordinating SI video shoots, and assisting with inquiries. monica (at) starkinsider.com.
Water by the Spoonful By Quiara Alegría Hudes Directed by Denise Blasor

What’s Happening: ‘Water by the Spoonful’ opens March 16 at San Francisco Playhouse

Artistic Director Bill English and Producing Director Susi Damilano of San Francisco Playhouse have announced casting for Water by the Spoonful. See details below. Quiara Alegria's Pulitzer Prize winning play will run from March 16 through April 23, 2022. The esteemed theater says that Denise Blasor will direct. "Quiara Alegría Hudes’s...
Launching its American tour at the A.C.T.'s Geary Theater, Freestyle Love Supreme pays homage to John Coltrane's improvisational musical style as it takes audiences on a freestyle, never-before-seen-and-never-to-be-seen-again hip-hop comedy ride.

What’s Happening: ‘Freestyle Love Supreme’ launches American tour at A.C.T.’s Geary Theater

Improvisational show Freestyle Love Supreme has arrived. Organizers at A.C.T. say the Broadway hit is now playing at the Geary Theater in San Francisco through February 13. The show, from longtime friends Thomas Kail, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and Bay Area artist Anthony Veneziale, "pays homage to John Coltrane's improvisational musical style as...
Jersey Boys - BroadwaySF Golden Gate Theatre, San Francisco

What’s Happening San Francisco: ‘Jersey Boys’ musical returns to the Golden Gate Theatre

BroadwaySF (Ambassador Theatre Group) today announced that the award-winning and every popular musical Jersey Boys is returning to San Francisco. The show, which tells the story of Frankie Vallie and The Four Seasons, is scheduled to run for two weeks, from March 1 through March 13, 2022 at the Golden...
Nanny by Nikyatu Jusu - Sundance Film Festival

What’s Happening: Sundance Film Festival moving online for 2022

Omicron strikes again. But the show must go on.
Berkeley Rep Theatre, Addison - Annual Fundraising Gala

What’s Happening: ‘Swept Away’ at Berkeley Rep extended – again

Director Michael Mayer's latest production has been extended -- yet again. Musical Swept Away will run additional dates Berkeley Rep has announced. The January 9 - March 6, 2022 extension is the "second and final time," per The Rep. Tickets are now available. Organizers say all patrons must present a vaccination...
Oculus Quest 2 Best titles apps games fitness list

VR 2021: Best Oculus Quest titles of the year announced

Gaming. Fitness. Exploration. Music. There's something here for everyone, just in time for that special someone.
Sonoma Wine Country Holiday Shopping - Gift Ideas for wine lovers

In Wine Country: Sonoma wine country experiences (Holiday Shopping Ideas)

One-of-a-kind experiences for your favorite wine lover.
Amazon Black Friday Deals - Echo, Kindle, electronics

Amazon Black Friday Deals: 50% off Echo Show 5, $44 off Kindle

If you're an Amazon Prime member, Black Friday has already kicked off. At least, for its own Echo branded smart devices. Early deals can be found by clicking through the deals banner on the Amazon home page. Some early highlights include the following discounts and deals: Best Amazon Black Friday Deals Kindle...