Entertainment


Ken Allen Presents

Ken Allen - January 14, 2016

For over 25 years Ken Allen has produced recordings of special events, local concerts and recitals, as well as lectures and sports for public access television. Popular programs under the moniker “Ken Allen Presents” include the Valparaiso Singers, the Mayfield Singers, world-renowned organist James Welch, and the popular chamber music performers Russell Hancock & the Read More…

Local Heroes 2014

Louise Pencavel - February 7, 2015

The Media Center’s Local Hero Awards series showcase six people from the Mid-Peninsula for making outstanding contributions to the community or overcoming significant hardship.  The videos tell their inspiring stories. They will air on cable TV . Alternatively, you can click on each hero’s name below and watch individual profiles right now. AMBER STIME is a Read More…

Peninsulators Improv

Nancy Brown - February 27, 2014

Peninsulators Improv features online shows from the improv troupe The Peninsulators. We make up short scenes, songs, and long-form stories on the spot, based on suggestions from our online audience. Our shows are webcast live at cityofif.com/improv.

UNA Forum Presents

Elliot Margolies - September 17, 2013

UNA Forum Presents highlights the documentary films and filmmakers whose films are being screened at two local film festivals: SFIFF (San Francisco International Film Festival) and UNAFF (United Nations Association Film Festival). This show has been on-air at the Media Center since 1998 and is hosted by Jasmina Bojic, UNAFF Founder and Festival Director (unaff.org Read More…

Toastmaster Time

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Toastmaster Time, a production of District 57 Toastmasters features top speakers from all around the district, on topics as diverse as humorous stories to inspirational messages to educational topics. In addition, the show offers members the opportunity to learn presentation skills in the TV studio environment. Toastmaster Time is a long-running series produced by District 57 Read More…

Toastmasters Bay to Bay

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The 200 clubs of Toastmasters’ District 4 spans the San Francisco peninsula down to Monterey. Toastmasters Bay to Bay is produced by District 4 Toastmasters as a platform for local Toastmasters to practice their public speaking skills on TV, and also lets non-Toastmaster members know what’s involved in a Toastmasters meeting. Are you a Toastmaster? Read More…

Talk Art

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Let’s Talk Art! Sally Rayn hosts an interview show featuring local artists.  

Swara Lahari

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Weekly program of Indian classical music with a guest performer each episode.  

The Stephanie Herman Show

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Stephanie Herman, a former principle ballerina, takes us on a journey of Bay Area culture, often involving dance routines choreographed and performed by Stephanie herself. Stephanie also takes us around the peninsula, exploring fine hotels, restaurants and wineries. A Performance from “Agon” Interview at La Belle Day Spa Delaying Parkinson’s Disease Hot Moms/Dads, Max Bran Read More…

Scary Cow Films

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Scary Cow is a 200-member cooperative, based in San Francisco. Members pool resources and know-how to make short independent films, with either no budget or with money awarded from a prior film. Films are made every 4 months, and the final product is shown on a big screen film festival in San Francisco. Money is Read More…