In February I went out to visit granddaughter Teresa and she kindly accompanied me on a walk through my Mission past. Stopping first for Vietnamese. We started on Shotwell and 17th where I presented dance artists in the New Performance Gallery (now the ODC Theater). I wasn’t very successful. In fact the only time one of the international companies I so proudly brought to the Bay Area was reviewed by the important critic… Read More

CNN’s special, San Francisco Shaken, is on. Reminds me… I had just moved to the San Francisco a couple of weeks earlier. Working at New Performance Gallery for Margy Jenkins and Brenda Way. A new apartment in the heart of the Mission. Life was exciting. A challenge. Every morning I woke up knowing I wasn’t in Kansas Anymore. Especially after the big one hit. Later I wrote a story. The OLD New… Read More