Spark visits with some of the Bay Area's most accomplished and daring performers.
First, skate along the cutting edge with Berkeley Symphony Orchestra's conductor Kent Nagano, who works with young composer Naomi Sekiya on her concerto for two guitars.
Then, travel from first draft to finished production with veteran playwright John O'Keefe as he mines the politics of the personal.
This program is not currently scheduled for broadcast.
Visit with Berkeley Symphony Orchestra conductor Kent Nagano and rising young star Naomi Sekiya.
Go from first draft to final rehearsals with veteran playwright John O'Keefe for the world premiere his "Queer Theory" at Cinnabar Theater.
Catch up with choreographer Robert Moses and the young poets of Youth Speaks.
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Latino Heritage Month
KQED proudly celebrates the diversity of our community by commemorating Latino Heritage Month. During September, KQED Public TV 9 and KQED 88.5 FM schedule programs that focus on Latino themes and issues.
San Francisco Opera on KQED
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