Stage Left screened on public television stations around the country. Visit the Screenings page for more information on 2013 – 2014 Airdates.
Stage Left nominated for a Northern CA Emmy® Award! The Emmy® Award is presented for outstanding achievement in television by The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS). San Francisco/ Northern California is one of the twenty chapters awarding regional Emmy® statuettes. Northern California is composed of media companies and individuals from Visalia to the Oregon border and includes Hawaii and Reno, Nevada. Entries were aired during the 2012 calendar year.
Stage Left wins Best California Film at the California Film Awards.
Read about Stage Left at KQED Arts. “Deftly organized and edited, Stage Left gracefully weaves in every important movement and company without us ever feeling that a (politically correct) box is being checked off.” Article by Michael Fox.
Read about Stage Left in the Bay Area Reporter. “Stage Left is about what came before, when San Francisco was a petri dish that had a magnetism in a national culture transitioning away from lockstep conformity.” Article by Richard Dodds.
Read about Stage Left in the San Francisco Chronicle. “When making a documentary about the history of theater in the Bay Area, you have to expect a little drama. Maybe even a lot.” Article by Chad Jones.
Read about Stage Left in Variety. “Stage Left is a valuable record of regional innovation… an entertaining documentary mixing intriguing archival materials with explanatory insights from observers on both sides of the footlights… with some footage that leaves one begging for more.” Review by Dennis Harvey.