Moscow’s Meyerhold Theatre Center To Present the American premiere of ‘One Day We Will All Be Happy’ at San Francisco International Arts Festival

by Charles Kruger For a century, American theatre students have dreamed of theatre in Moscow, thanks to the astonishing influence of the great Konstantin Stanislavski (the inventor of so-called “method” acting) and his colleagues, including Vsevolod Meyerhold. When the theatre began producing the naturalistic works of the great Russian playwright Anton Chekhov, it quickly achieved […]

San Francisco International Arts Festival Presents Multi-Company Dance Performance, “A Pirouette With Asia”

by Charles Kruger When President Obama coined the phrase, “a pivot to Asia” in reference to a change in focus in American foreign policy, many Asians were perhaps discomfited, remembering previous American misadventures in that part of the world. The organizers of the San Francisco International Arts Festival  remembered that phrase when they began to […]