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Roger Grunwald wrote and performs in “The Obligation.” (Courtesy mellophoto.com)

‘Obligation’ a worthy Holocaust remembrance

Roger Grunwald’s one-actor, multi-character “The Obligation” is the latest addition to the…

 

(Courtesy Recreation and Parks Department)

Arsonist ignites children’s playground in Golden Gate Park

A children’s playground in Golden Gate Park is closed as of Sunday…

 

Thick House, which has undergone renovations, is reopening as Potrero Stage. (Courtesy Robert Sokol)

PlayGround reopens Potrero Hill theater

Rather than signaling a closure, paper-obscured windows at Thick House, the Potrero…

 

Matthew Cowdrey skates at Playland at 43rd Avenue on Wednesday. Some neighbors are not too thrilled with the skatepark aspect of Playland. (Joel Angel Juárez/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Outer Sunset’s temporary Playland park continues to draw mixed opinions

A playground sprung up from a blacktop lot in the Outer Sunset…

Matthew Cowdrey skates at Playland at 43rd Avenue on Wednesday. Some neighbors are not too thrilled with the skatepark aspect of Playland. (Joel Angel Juárez/Special to S.F. Examiner)
John and Pamela Gaye Walker play the title characters in “The Empty Nesters.” (Courtesy David Allen)

‘Empty Nesters’ looks at couple at crossroads

A middle-aged couple on the brink, figuratively and literally, light up “The…

John and Pamela Gaye Walker play the title characters in “The Empty Nesters.” (Courtesy David Allen)
Courtesy PhotoLyndsy Kail appears as the title character in Katie May’s world premiere “Manic Pixie Dream Girl.”

‘Manic Pixie Dream Girl’ has punch

You may think you don’t know what a “manic pixie dream girl”…

Courtesy PhotoLyndsy Kail appears as the title character in Katie May’s world premiere “Manic Pixie Dream Girl.”

Sunset playground could go under the knife for $1.8 million

A playground in the outer Sunset that got a D on a…

On Target: Aug. 8, 2008

On Saturday, residents of The City’s Sunset district will celebrate the recent…