Fences

Denzel Washington, left, and Stephen McKinley Henderson reprise their stage roles in the film version of “Fences.” (Courtesy David Lee/ Paramount Pictures)

‘Fences’ actors enjoy smooth transition from stage to screen

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Hidden Figures, a film about African American women whose math skills aided NASA programs in the 1960s, opens Dec. 25 at the Metreon. (Courtesy 20th Century Fox)

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Denzel Washington greeted reporters on the red carpet at a screening of "Fences" at the newly remodeled Curran on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016.(Courtesy Drew Altizer Photography/ SFWIRE)

Denzel Washington, ‘Fences’ cast re-open SF’s Curran

Denzel Washington took a bow on the stage of San Francisco’s Curran,…

 

Fences, starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis, is being screened in a special event to re-open the Curran theater in San Francisco, which has undergone extensive renovations. (Courtesy Paramount)

Denzel Washington comes to Curran re-opening with ‘Fences’

After an extensive remodel job, the Curran theater is reopening Thursday, Dec.…

Fences, starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis, is being screened in a special event to re-open the Curran theater in San Francisco, which has undergone extensive renovations. (Courtesy Paramount)
Just hours before his death, sitcom actor Alan Thicke tweeted about liking his current project, "Fuller House." (Courtesy Twitter)

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Just hours before his death, sitcom actor Alan Thicke tweeted about liking his current project, "Fuller House." (Courtesy Twitter)
Paradox Voice Band -- from left, McKaylee Todd, Fritz Lambandrake, Raquela, Nisha Anand, Jack Stehn, DeAnne Reeder and Deebo Baños -- performs excellent a cappella at Feinstein’s at the Nikko on July 28.  (Courtesy photo)

July 27-28: Myq Kaplan, S.F. Francisco Symphony, Melissa O’Keefe, Matt Baxter, Fences, Paradox Voice Band

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Paradox Voice Band -- from left, McKaylee Todd, Fritz Lambandrake, Raquela, Nisha Anand, Jack Stehn, DeAnne Reeder and Deebo Baños -- performs excellent a cappella at Feinstein’s at the Nikko on July 28.  (Courtesy photo)
COURTESY ED SMITHMargo Hall and Carl Lumbly are superb in August Wilson's award-winning “Fences” running at Marin Theatre Co. through May 11.

Lumbly, ensemble shine in ‘Fences’

Carl Lumbly isn’t the only reason to see the new Marin Theatre…

COURTESY ED SMITHMargo Hall and Carl Lumbly are superb in August Wilson's award-winning “Fences” running at Marin Theatre Co. through May 11.