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About Mark Gordon

Mark Gordon is a journalist, speaker, and writer. He is currently working on a book about his 25 years of experience in radio and the filmmakers he had interviewed including Danny Boyle, Guy Ritchie, Clive Barker, John Waters, Ridley Scott, David Cronenberg, Darren Aronofsky and many more.

Pianist Kirill Gerstein Releases “The Gershwin Moment”

Pianist Kirill Gerstein’s album The Gershwin Moment explores the unique musical persona and cultural legacy of George Gershwin (1898-1937) at a time when the composer’s synthesis of various styles is ever more culturally relevant and his music more widely appreciated in the nation’s concert halls. The album features Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue and Concerto in […]

Pianist Kirill Gerstein Releases “The Gershwin Moment”2018-08-15T19:08:16+00:00

Debra Granik – “LEAVE NO TRACE”

Filmmaker Debra Granik comes Center Stage with Mark Gordon to talk about her latest film LEAVE NO TRACE, a gripping father/daughter story starring Ben Foster and featuring the stunning breakout performance of newcomer Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie.

Will (Ben Foster) and his teenage daughter, Tom (Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie), have lived off the grid for years in […]

Debra Granik – “LEAVE NO TRACE”2018-07-25T20:26:18+00:00

Mohsen Namjoo Comes Center Stage

World-Renowned Singer, Songwriter Mohsen Namjoo comes Center Stage with Mark Gordon. Mohsen Namjoo is an Iranian composer, singer, and songwriter. His unique music style resembles a patchwork of Iranian blues, rock, and folk. His song lyrics are a unique combination of classical Persian poems, his authentic compositions, and contemporary […]

Mohsen Namjoo Comes Center Stage2018-05-30T14:48:23+00:00

Brennon Edwards Reinventing Power: America’s Renewable Energy Boom

Brennon Edwards Reinventing Power: America's Clean Energy

Brennon Edwards comes Center Stage to talk about the film Reinventing Power: America’s Clean Energy Boom, which takes viewers across the country to hear from the people making America’s clean energy future achievable. These individuals are working to […]

Brennon Edwards Reinventing Power: America’s Renewable Energy Boom2018-05-22T16:36:33+00:00

Dane Johansen Talks About STRANGERS ON THE EARTH

Dane Johansen, cellist (credit_ Kayla Arend)

Strangers on the Earth follows the extraordinary and ambitious mission of Cleveland Orchestra cellist Dane Johansen to traverse the storied paths of Europe’s famed pilgrimage trail, the Camino de Santiago. Johansen’s singular quest to walk the 600-mile trail carrying his cello […]

Dane Johansen Talks About STRANGERS ON THE EARTH2018-05-15T01:34:04+00:00

Iranian Music Legend Googoosh Comes Center Stage

Iranian singer and superstar Googoosh comes Center Stage with Mark Gordon to talk about her life in music and film, a career that spans six decades. Playfully dubbed “Iran’s Madonna,” Googoosh has performed on the international stage and headlined numerous music festivals alongside such notable artists […]

Iranian Music Legend Googoosh Comes Center Stage2018-07-24T21:45:03+00:00

Olivia Hamilton & Kyle Kaminsky PLAY Center Stage

Olivia HamiltonOlivia Hamilton & Kyle Kaminsky come Center Stage with Mark Gordon to talk about Play, a ninety-minute immersive experience where participants are encouraged to PLAY. Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at 7 PM (PST)

As adults, have we lost that sense of PLAY?

Last Friday night, I was […]

Olivia Hamilton & Kyle Kaminsky PLAY Center Stage2018-04-24T04:46:05+00:00