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Alicia Hall Moran as Bess and Nathaniel Stampley as Porgy in 'The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess' running at Golden Gate Theatre until Dec. 8. Photo credit: Michael Lutch/SHN

‘The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess” Opens at Golden Gate Theatre

Staged against a backdrop of George Gershwin’s “Summertime” and the Southern Gullah culture of Catfish Row in Charleston, South Carolina, the popular Tony Award-winning opera ‘The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess” opened to a packed audience [...]
2013 Oakland Youth Poet Laureate Obasi Davis

Obasi Davis, 17, Wins Oakland’s Youth Poet Laureate Competition

The Oakland Public Library has selected 17-year-old Obasi Davis as the new Youth Poet Laureate for the City of Oakland. Davis emerged as the best of eight talented finalists in a competition that began in [...]