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This time portrayed by @MsSarahPaulson in @MrRPMurphy’s 1947-set series, the new, younger Mildred Ratched is a mani… https://t.co/3h3WEmrDDHWith the in-person @HSBFest canceled this year, organizers plan to celebrate virtually on Oct. 3 with Let the Music… https://t.co/XdsLk7ABoLIn her catalog of one-woman plays, @MargaGomez always shows, never tells. See what theater critic @LilyJaniak tho… https://t.co/SdSmrPqN8C @BruceDern @MickLaSalle An Alzheimer’s diagnosis is devastating news for a patient’s spouse to digest, even if it’s… https://t.co/Q7ILYCDjAtNatalie Wood seemed far more interesting than the movies she starred in. Why is that? @MickLaSalle answers this a… https://t.co/6JAt1ZAVrI
9/24
2020
“Something about quarantine has made this an incredibly authentic time. People are craving real connection and thou… https://t.co/22PrbPZNpC"With fewer gay, lesbian and bisexual roles in media than straight ones, it feels even more important that they be… https://t.co/hTU0mW4ic7With #TheArtistsWife, @BruceDern expands his range. Instead of playing yet another creepy, nasty old guy, he plays… https://t.co/aPQZnzRU2I#EnolaHolmes, starring Millie Bobby Brown and premiering Wednesday on @Netflix, is tonally off and has a flat story… https://t.co/4UaL8S9Gik“The Selected Works of Audre Lorde” arrives at an especially interesting moment. Her writing has rarely been more i… https://t.co/eFlt8Tz3hQIn honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Latinx Bay Area authors recommend books that inspire them. via @vanessa_hua https://t.co/7f3OMXLG2o @LilyJaniak After @sfchronicle theater critic @LilyJaniak saw her work criticized in "The Living Document of BIPOC… https://t.co/wNyBoNyra8"Whatever fruit hasn’t fallen off the tree is looking quite beautiful, as if the tree has had a fall, winter and a… https://t.co/7pyHuCVDqI @LilyJaniak If any white people were surprised by the depth and length of “The Living Document of BIPOC Experiences… https://t.co/nxpE0vlM62"In modern times, much of what a president does is documented in endless video footage. But at several points in th… https://t.co/aOvR2jR8Fs“The Living Document of BIPOC Experiences in Bay Area Theater” asked artists and workers what “white nonsense” they… https://t.co/pVTgdXp3zkIn #OnceIWasYou, @Maria_Hinojosa looks back on her career as a journalist who frequently covered immigrant detentio… https://t.co/DaRyXNIkie#Shortcut is an odd hybrid: an Italian-made but British-set creature feature that echoes a low-budget, ’50s-era, sc… https://t.co/isFhHLdSGlThis week's pink cover package is on the online documents that have shifted theater locally and nationwide: the Liv… https://t.co/5ovUe6ruI4
Retweeted by SFChronicle DatebookJoin Chronicle columnist @TonyBravoSF Thursday, Sept. 24 for a panel discussion with Cockettes Fayette Hauser, Scru… https://t.co/h0XDq3ymBTAmid an entirely new landscape, @JenRisher's "We Need to Talk" is perhaps more uncomfortable, but all the more nece… https://t.co/M9w5QCqQtIOakland's @Zendaya won best actress in a drama series for her role on HBO’s "Euphoria," scoring one of the few long… https://t.co/h21h151Z0zRunning out of things to watch? #BetterThings, #Hanna and other TV gems will keep you busy, and entertained the nex… https://t.co/46D4o2Zen2The first virtual #Emmys arrived with record-breaking wins for #SchittsCreek, and @Zendaya made history. Read mor… https://t.co/UKCFaNFkHlLet the Music Play On, a virtual festival scheduled to stream on Oct. 3, will feature new and archive performances… https://t.co/YIYkE8eqWT
Retweeted by SFChronicle DatebookFilmmaker @Miranda_July’s #Kajillionaire has so many original, good things in it that it seems churlish and even un… https://t.co/dur4kCihfl#Challenger, now streaming on @Netflix, is a meticulous, blow-by-blow account of how the tragic incident happened a… https://t.co/VXB5j5XNnSAlonzo King, founder and artistic director of @LinesBallet, is one of five honorees of the Dance Magazine Awards fo… https://t.co/E26h5nLIqFWant to know more about Yaa Gyasi's "Transcendent Kingdom"? The author is set to participate in a virtual conversat… https://t.co/czkXosC7g3
9/23
2020
Don't miss @GuyRaz in virtual conversation about his new book at 6 p.m. Tuesday, presented by @cwclub. Learn more… https://t.co/VZ3ZcGvLVpTo explore what scientists and patients have said about cannabis, @CBDNationfilm examines 60 years of research by l… https://t.co/DbHPM1xOxxA fantastic 4K restoration of #RomanHoliday is a cause for celebration, and one of the most notable home video rele… https://t.co/MzkNCuiOzX#SuziQ, streaming on @cafilminstitute's virtual cinema, makes the case for Suzi Quatro’s significance in the histor… https://t.co/kQOJYuJOBEDirected by Mark Cousins, @TCM's "Women Make Film" includes 500 clips from movies made by women and airs in 75-minu… https://t.co/EY0YAd2cNIIt's hard to care about James Comey in @Showtime's #TheComeyRule, a dramatization of the former FBI director's memo… https://t.co/EV2OF803OTThe Chronicle spoke to @CarlosAlazraqui about #Reno911's return, inspirations for its characters and how the satiri… https://t.co/bepth1klMYJoin Chronicle columnist @TonyBravoSF Thursday, Sept. 24 for a panel discussion with Cockettes Fayette Hauser, Scru… https://t.co/94XINK7fD0#DispatchesfromQuarantine featured an exclusive interview with Carl Reiner, his last taped conversation before his… https://t.co/CEQYrPWNjxWith grace and insight, @alexrossmusic' #Wagnerism explores the multiple strands of Richard Wagner's legacy. Read… https://t.co/bWrWgob08HBREAKING: San Francisco's @FOGFair will not be rolling into Fort Mason this January, the first major cancelation of… https://t.co/7nkZfYw97TPoetry occupies a strange and mystical place in American culture, both untouchably highbrow and low. These new col… https://t.co/dYalkIfG2wSean Durkin has a great instinct for getting straight to the point of any given conflict, and this permits Law and… https://t.co/pZgHHQodfpDirector @TomDolby calls #TheArtistWife, his new film out on Bay Area virtual cinemas Sept. 25, “emotionally autobi… https://t.co/ZaKgW80BUTHere are five noteworthy films by directors discussed in #WomenMakeFilm, including three that will air as part of t… https://t.co/kJRJSeWLG5“It almost felt like a writing-prompt novel—write a novel about a woman getting a doctorate who studies addiction a… https://t.co/IQqaWgH4LK
Retweeted by SFChronicle DatebookWith the traditional @HSBFest canceled this year, organizers plan to celebrate virtually on Oct. 3 with Let the Mus… https://t.co/74VA8r5IneToday marks the official start of fall 2020! 🍂 🍁Celebrate the new season with fun offerings from Bay Area arts orga… https://t.co/J0l7Rf36f8The only mystery to Robert Pattinson's character in #TheDevilAllTheTime is just how evil he might be. Read our rev… https://t.co/SlyHYP09Fj“Our show at its core is about the transformational effects of love and acceptance, and this is something we need m… https://t.co/2u8mR67XFTA great documentary makes audiences feel like they are right in the middle of the action. With the Friday, Sept. 18… https://t.co/f6TooQyli3In “Conditional Citizens,” @LailaLalami offers a tightly packed examination of the whimsical nature of American cit… https://t.co/ojVklyCsd9In a virtual #Emmys version of the wrong-winner Oscars gaffe, Ron Cephas Jones’ guest actor award for “This Is Us”… https://t.co/9q17pp9qAzPhotographer @EricaDeeman turns the lens on herself in “Familiar Stranger” at #AnthonyMeierFineArts, her first show… https://t.co/ircf0iE2lH“Alligators have a great story,” @calacademy curator Vikki McCloskey said. “They have been around for 85 million ye… https://t.co/zaK2Ws3UW6The San Francisco Cocktail Club launches this week, offering a bottled, pre-mixed drink from a local restaurant del… https://t.co/YUvRukECIq
9/22
2020
ICYMI: The organizers of @SFSketchfest scrapped plans for what would have been the 20th annual festival in January,… https://t.co/gzi04nVxAXFlutist Stacey Pelinka headlines @LeftCoastSF's online concert titled “Soft-Spoken” at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 21.… https://t.co/d6bjiq7H4fFrameline 44, the online version of the oldest and largest LGBTQ film festival in the world, runs through Sept. 27.… https://t.co/xHWONySwbL"I’m so lucky to write this column ... I get amazing feedback from you, my readers, and often learn about books I m… https://t.co/erqNBqmHWq#Ratched is packed with wild characters and extreme incidents. There are multiple murders, acid trip dismemberments… https://t.co/Y8FqVALtjqThe starting point for Yaa Gyasi’s latest novel, “Transcendent Kingdom,” came from a trip to her friend’s lab at St… https://t.co/0HRV4M24PXIn honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Latinx Bay Area authors recommend books that inspire them. via @vanessa_hua https://t.co/4VQ34M4W7S"Natalie Wood would have made a lot more sense in the late silent/early talkie era. She would have created a large… https://t.co/25G25yPC5nI'm pleased to say that today's column on why I think queer actors should be considered first for queer roles has p… https://t.co/UXsrnUkY0l
Retweeted by SFChronicle DatebookBoth the @deYoungMuseum and @asianartmuseum will operate at 25% visitor capacity upon reopening. via @TonyBravoSF https://t.co/9EPiQ4MaXR"Of course directors should cast the actors who best convey the essential truths of the characters. But queer audie… https://t.co/3dw8U6hPGT“As far as ambitions, that’s never been me. But since I’ve been in the Bay Area, things get a little better by the… https://t.co/paBdIycJ3zReview: A squishy Comey versus a Frankenstein-like Trump in ‘The Comey Rule’ https://t.co/7hvfCX8UeG
Retweeted by SFChronicle Datebook"In #EnolaHolmes, a bright young actress, a movie-star actor and a potentially interesting concept get smothered in… https://t.co/u6wdHmK9yQ“What does it mean to be doing these online performances? We have people who are essential, health care workers and… https://t.co/yp90olhjs0The @foolsFURY ensemble was forced to evacuate their Sonoma getaway because of the LNU Lighting Complex Fire. When… https://t.co/NV3XCd7eYF#SchittsCreek dominated the comedy categories during Sunday night's #Emmys. Read @TonyBravoSF's column on the sho… https://t.co/HL8AbinCrl @Zendaya #Watchmen star Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (@yahya) thanked West Oakland and New Orleans during his speech after… https://t.co/xQB0s3qQzKThe tactics used to exclude Black, Latino, Native American, young and poor voters have evolved, yet they’ve persist… https://t.co/3uJsAsUZZB
Retweeted by SFChronicle Datebook“Dispatches From Quarantine features @tiffanywoolfpr interviewing celebrities, most of them in their 80s and 90s, a… https://t.co/nA6k3YUcTH @Zendaya ICYMI: Oakland’s @Zendaya pulled the shocker of the night winning the #Emmy for outstanding lead actress i… https://t.co/y8ptXULWYq“As with many other co-working spaces, COVID-19 has made it difficult for both our members and our students to use… https://t.co/iZPDQbcNo0 @Zendaya It was a night of big sweeps and history-making wins at the 72nd Primetime #Emmy Awards. Here's the list… https://t.co/959xAdqvOhThe first virtual #Emmys arrived with record-breaking wins for #SchittsCreek, and @Zendaya made history. Read mor… https://t.co/3AJJC6e9wN @Zendaya Missed the #Emmys? Take a look at the list of winners here: https://t.co/NAAHYVJwVv @Zendaya The first virtual #Emmys arrived with record-breaking wins for #SchittsCreek, and @Zendaya made history.… https://t.co/a3ywKxkggWWhen’s the last time a big film made it’s world premiere at a drive-in? #BlitheSpirit, starring Judi Dench, Leslie… https://t.co/d7cY2fYsHXThe best parts of this absorbing documentary are the recollections of the crew’s surviving relatives, which give th… https://t.co/j4WFydXNr0 @Zendaya Oakland's @Zendaya won best actress in a drama series for her role on HBO’s "Euphoria," scoring one of the… https://t.co/wlZ4nPQOh3Just like that, we made it to the last award of the night. Congratulations #SuccessionHBO for their Outstanding D… https://t.co/KTjEuBmG5bJulia Garner wins Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for #Ozark! 🎉🎉 https://t.co/CXaaRGpsw1 @Zendaya Billy Crudup wins Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for #TheMorningShow. Read @rmorast's st… https://t.co/55W0L1kFE4“Big shout-out to all of West Oakland, all of New Orleans … there’s a lot of people from where I’m from making a lo… https://t.co/7W3aihRupy @Zendaya The Bay Area is celebrating big #Emmys wins tonight! Read more about #Euphoria here: https://t.co/R0aMSybtsI @Zendaya Jesse Armstrong wins Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series for #Succession 👏👏Congratulations to Oakland's @Zendaya wins Best Lead Actress in a Drama Series for #EuphoriaHBO!!!! Read more abou… https://t.co/kSeE2bOHjCBest known as an award-winning journalist and anchor of @NPR’s @LatinoUSA, @Maria_Hinojosa's “Once I Was You,” weav… https://t.co/OGHFTIsN7k @TheBiancaDelRio @RockMSakura "Although she lasted only two episodes, @RockMSakura displayed the exuberance, creat… https://t.co/PK19ClckGPJeremy Strong wins Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for #SuccessionHBO! https://t.co/mz0PWybHMb @TheBiancaDelRio The latest season of #RuPaulsDragRace featured San Francisco queen @RockMSakura. Check out our c… https://t.co/eXKBjAfzEfMother Ru wins another Emmy for #DragRace and shouts out love. https://t.co/jcrabvH71r https://t.co/2QCQ6Ezay6
Retweeted by SFChronicle DatebookRuPaul's Drag Race wins Outstanding Competition Program at the #Emmys. Read our interview from 2019 with winner… https://t.co/NcitCdNJs9The Friends reunion we didn’t know we needed 👏👏👏 https://t.co/Z2WWjovHIFCongratulations again @yahya Lovin' your #Emmys look too! 👏👏👏 https://t.co/L6vnDD6wrl @HERMusicx #RIPChadwickBoseman #Emmys https://t.co/xJxoLbVNyH
9/21
2020

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