Liz Saint John interviews three guests every Sunday morning covering a variety of issues and topics. She talks with representatives from Bay Area non-profit organizations, documentary filmmakers, authors, and professors.
1. The Get in Front Dance Performance, featuring dancers from ten Bay Area companies on November 12th, will benefit the Cancer Prevention Institute of California. Netherlands Dance Theatre’s Garen Scribner is one of the producers of the show and Sally Glaser is CEO of CPIC.
2. Nate Jackson played in the NFL for six years, the majority of that time with the Denver Broncos. He did a brief stint with the 49ers and with the Browns. He’s now a full time writer. His new memoir is Slow Getting Up: A Story of NFL Survival from the Bottom of the Pile.
3. The Hellenic Charity Ball to benefit the Elios Charitable Foundation is November 2nd at the Westin St. Francis. Greek Americans from the arts community are recognized. This year’s honorees include Chris and Jim Bogios who share their stories of playing trumpet with the San Francisco Symphony and playing drums with the Counting Crows and Sheryl Crow.