Infinitely Curious

Seeking a Renaissance in San Francisco

The Tosca Project

(from left: Jekyns Pelaez, Muriel Maffre, Marc Morozumi, Stephanie Saunders, Nol Simonse, Pascal Molat). Workshop photo by Eric Tomasson

The Tosca Project, created and staged by Carey Perloff and Val Caniparoli, is a novel dance and theater collaboration, looking into the last 100 years of life in San Francisco’s North Beach hotspot: Tosca Cafe.  A mainstage production of the American Conservatory Theater in collaboration with the San Francisco Ballet, The Tosca Project, according to YBCA, brings to light the history of the Tosca Cafe, which was brimming with “Beat poets, opera singers, Russian émigrés, and other eclectic characters since the 1920s.”  Set to a score ranging from Hendrix to Puccini, The Tosca Project investigates the history and characters who have  shaped San Francisco.

It premieres on Thursday, June 3, 2010 and runs through June 27; tickets can be purchased here: Tickets

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Information

This entry was posted on May 26, 2010 by in American Conservatory Theater, Performing Arts, San Francisco, Theater.

Blog Stats

  • 182,022 hits

Categories

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 171 other followers

Flickr Photos

%d bloggers like this: