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POP-UP MAGAZINE's first show was nine years ago at a 300-seat theater in San Francisco. In Feburary, their national “Winter Issue” tour kicks off in SF with two shows at the Curran!

December 26, 2017

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You've Got to Fall Apart

Novelist Dave King talks to Taylor Mac about Nina Simone, formative trips to San Francisco, and what it’s like to stage 24-Decade in 2017.

September 14, 2017

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24 Decades, 24 Costumes

Gracie Hays sits down with Machine Dazzle (and his sewing machine) to talk about the punk-rock process of distilling decades into dresses

August 23, 2017

The Man with the Microphone

Sound designer Gareth Fry talks with Gracie Hays about bringing binaural storytelling to the stage—and his search for the perfect mosquito sound.

April 28, 2017

Simon Says. Kevin Sessums Listens.

Curran's Kevin Sessums talks to Simon McBurney about THE ENCOUNTER.

March 16, 2017

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Cue Tips

ECLIPSED production stage manager Diane DiVita on working with director Liesl Tommy, the estrogen level of such an all-female production, the importance of mentorship, and the maternal balancing act her job demands.

March 8, 2017

The Process of Distress

Gracie Hays talks to ECLIPSED's Tony-winning Costume Designer, Clint Ramos, about finding community, conquering fear, and the uses of sandpaper

March 3, 2017

Drew Altizer

Alison Bechdel and the Super Fan Who Was Not an Uber Driver [PODCAST]

Recode Decode's Kara Swisher sits down with Alison Bechdel to discuss FUN HOME's San Francisco run and one very excited fan. Originally printed on [PODCAST]

February 10, 2017
Photograph by Brigitte Lacombe

Brigitte Lacombe

Two Women, Two Interviews, Too Fab

For the premiere of THE CURRAN[T], we talk to FUN HOME's Tony-winning book writer and lyricist Lisa Kron and its composer Jeanine Tesori.

August 30, 2016
Danai Gurira, Photography by Patric Shaw

Patric Shaw

There’s No Denying Danai

ECLIPSED playwright and The Walking Dead star Danai Gurira talks to the Curran's editor-in-chief, Kevin Sessums, about Shakespeare, Zimbabwe and that place where her artistic juice resides.

August 30, 2016
Curran theater chandelier

Carole's Curtain Raiser

January 17, 2018

Carole’s Singular Vision

August 30, 2016
Taylor Mac, Photography by Jason Rodgers

Taylor Made

August 30, 2016