I attended the screening of “Stage Left” and was honored to be one of those interviewed. Words cannot express my gratitude to you for showing the world I’ve lived and worked in for over forty years. ~ John LeFan
In Order of Appearance:
Robert Woodruff, director of many Sam Shepard plays including the Pulitzer Prize winning Buried Child.
Chris Hardman, founder and Artistic Director of Snake and Antenna Theater.
Christina Augello, founder and Artistic Director of EXIT Theatre.
Robin Williams, comedian and actor.
Guillermo Gomez-Pena, performance artist, writer and Artistic Director of La Pocha Nostra.
Tony Taccone, Artistic Director of Berkeley Repertory Theatre.
David Weissman, award-winning documentary filmmaker of We Were Here and The Cockettes.
Misha Berson, theater historian and critic.
Cynthia Moore, former member of the Blake Street Hawkeyes.
Luis Valdez, founder and Artistic Director of El Teatro Campesino.
Peter Coyote, activist, actor, and former member of the San Francisco Mime Troupe.
Herbert Blau, founder and Director of the San Francisco Actor’s Workshop.
Robert Hurwitt, San Francisco Chronicle theater critic.
Jean Schiffman, former Callboard editor and writer.
Anna Halprin, modern dance pioneer and founder of the Dancer’s Workshop.
Mort Subotnick, pioneer in the development of electronic music and multi-media performance, and San Francisco Actor’s Workshop collaborator.
RG Davis, founder and former Director of the San Francisco Mime Troupe.
Joan Holden, former principal playwright for the San Francisco Mime Troupe.
Oskar Eustis, Artistic Director of The Public Theater.
Richard E.T. White, former Artistic Director of San Francisco’s Eureka Theatre.
Larry Eilenberg, Professor of Theatre Arts at San Francisco State University and former Artistic Director of the Magic Theater.
Bill Irwin, actor, dancer, clown and founding member of the Pickle Family Circus.
Jeff Raz, clown, actor, director and former member of the Pickle Family Circus.
Kimi Okada, dancer, choreographer and former member of the Pickle Family Circus.
Geoff Hoyle, actor, clown and founding member of the Pickle Family Circus.
Joy Carlin, director.
Carey Perloff, Artistic Director of the American Conservatory Theater.
Bill Ball, founder and former Artistic Director of the American Conservatory Theater.
Ed Hastings, former Artistic Director of the American Conservatory Theater.
Bernard Weiner, former San Francisco Chronicle theater critic.
Charles “Jimmy” Dean, actor.
Robert Ernst, founding member of the Blake Street Hawkeyes.
Paul Dresher, founder and director of The Paul Dresher Ensemble.
John O’Keefe, founding member of the Blake Street Hawkeyes.
Leonard Pitt, co-founder of Life On The Water.
Scrumbly Koldewyn, founding member of The Cockettes.
Pam Tent, founding member of The Cockettes.
John Fisher, Artistic Director of Theatre Rhinoceros.
Melissa Hillman, Artistic Director of Impact Theatre.
Brad Erickson, Executive Director of Theatre Bay Area.
Philip Gotanda, playwright and leader in bringing the stories of Asian Americans to the stage.
John LeFan, actor, director, former member of the Blake Street Hawkeyes.
Dan Hoyle, actor, journalist and playwright.
Stanley Williams, founder and Artistic Director of the Lorraine Hansberry Theatre.
Krissy Keefer, dancer, choreographer and Artistic Director of Dance Brigade.