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Datebook

By San Francisco Chronicle

A Bay Area entertainment podcast created by the San Francisco Chronicle Datebook section — with interviews and discussions related to current news and features. Hosted by the critics, editors and reporters of Datebook, who interview celebrities and newsmakers, recap and preview big events and break down the latest Bay Area entertainment news.

  1. 1.
    Babylon Gone 3: Does SF Still Need Beach Blanket Babylon?12/20/2019
    33:29
  2. 2.
    Babylon Gone 2: "Let No Stranger Wait Outside Your Door"12/19/2019
    31:36
  3. 3.
    Babylon Gone 1: The Wigmaster12/18/2019
    29:37
  4. 4.
    Trailer: Babylon Gone, a new series from Datebook podcast12/17/2019
    2:39
  5. 5.
    Movie with Mick LaSalle: On 'The Irishman,' 'Ford v Ferrari' and spoiler talk with Leba11/19/2019
    50:48
  6. 6.
    Theater with Lily Janiak — Bedridden for decades, Daniel Rudman returns to theater10/29/2019
    29:15
  7. 7.
    Movies with Mick LaSalle: On Eddie Murphy, "Dolemite" and "Jojo Rabbit"10/26/2019
    40:52
  8. 8.
    Marc Huestis interview — Castro impresario on S.F. and movies10/24/2019
    50:06
  1. 9.
    Robert Pattinson interview — on "The Lighthouse," and a near-riot at the Stonestown Hot Topic10/16/2019
    20:48
  2. 10.
    Movies with Mick LaSalle: On "Joker," "Judy" and the Venice Film Festival10/05/2019
    40:55
  3. 11.
    Judy Garland and "Judy," with Tony Bravo, Connie Champagne and Lara Gabrielle Fowler10/02/2019
    53:30
  4. 12.
    Nato Green interview — on saving the Punch Line, and S.F. comedy09/19/2019
    41:21
  5. 13.
    Alice Kahn's Lost Jerry Garcia Interview09/12/2019
    47:49
  6. 14.
    Metallica and beyond at the Chase Center, with Aidin Vaziri and Mariecar Mendoza09/06/2019
    26:22
  7. 15.
    Theater with Lily Janiak - Ed Moreno to Ed Berkeley and back again08/27/2019
    32:00
  8. 16.
    When Critics Get Surprised, with Lily Janiak and Joshua Kosman08/24/2019
    35:31
  9. 17.
    Linda Lee, S.F.'s Septuagenarian Nightlife Queen, with Tony Bravo08/15/2019
    40:29
  10. 18.
    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse — Datebook Podcast Flashback08/10/2019
    25:57
  11. 19.
    Robert Mailer Anderson interview — on "Windows on the World," music and San Francisco 07/31/2019
    49:57
  12. 20.
    Movies with Mick LaSalle: "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" and Quentin Tarantino07/26/2019
    41:45
  13. 21.
    Duffy Jennings Interview — on Moscone/Milk Shootings, Zodiac and his Memoir "Reporter's Note Book" 07/18/2019
    40:59
  14. 22.
    Sponsored Episode: The Weapon of Art, Transforming Guns into instruments of Hope07/17/2019
    18:24
  15. 23.
    Movies with Mick LaSalle: New Pink Section Column, Women in Film and "The Lion King"07/12/2019
    39:21
  16. 24.
    Theater with Lily Janiak - Skyler Cooper on Playing Othello from Two Genders07/05/2019
    31:18
  17. 25.
    Movies with Mick LaSalle: "Yesterday," "Spider-Man" and some love for the Roxie07/01/2019
    49:39
  18. 26.
    Gabby La La Interview — on ASMR, Playing the Sitar and Snow Angel06/27/2019
    48:01
  19. 27.
    Glenn McCoy Interview — Executive Director for San Francisco Ballet06/25/2019
    18:43
  20. 28.
    Introducing the Summer Fun Issue; Chronicle tips for things to do06/19/2019
    35:29
  21. 29.
    Movies with Mick LaSalle: Emma Thompson, Dark Phoenix and more on Elton John06/14/2019
    47:33
  22. 30.
    Aryeh Nussbaum Cohen Interview — Young Countertenor Debuts for SF Opera06/05/2019
    29:21
  23. 31.
    Theater with Lily Janiak — Maya Herbsman, Intimacy Choreographer06/03/2019
    38:42
  24. 32.
    Movies with Mick LaSalle: "Rocketman," "Godzilla" and the best movie of the week ("Ma")06/02/2019
    44:23
  25. 33.
    "Always Be My Maybe" star Randall Park and director Nahnatchka Khan05/31/2019
    31:03
  26. 34.
    Jimmy O. Yang Interview — Comedian and "Silicon Valley" Actor05/21/2019
    17:52
  27. 35.
    Movies with Mick LaSalle: RIP Doris Day, Shakespeare and "John Wick 3"05/17/2019
    37:49
  28. 36.
    "Wine Country" — Breaking Down the Napa Valley-Based Netflix Movie05/09/2019
    36:48
  29. 37.
    T.C. Boyle interview — California Author on Fires, Drugs and "Outside Looking In"05/06/2019
    27:35
  30. 38.
    Theater with Lily Janiak — A Conversation About Pay in Comedy04/29/2019
    49:53
  31. 39.
    Movies with Mick LaSalle: Avengers Endgame first impressions04/24/2019
    26:57
  32. 40.
    Joseph Young Interview — New Conductor of the Berkeley Symphony04/17/2019
    29:03
  33. 41.
    Movies with Mick LaSalle: "Shazam," Superhero Movies and a Detour into the Federalist Papers04/08/2019
    36:04
  34. 42.
    Armistead Maupin interview — "Tales of the City" author drops by his old Chronicle home04/02/2019
    37:31
  35. 43.
    Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij interview — The OA Part II in San Francisco03/25/2019
    29:30
  36. 44.
    Theater with Lily Janiak: Darryl V. Jones interview — on his vision for Lorraine Hansberry Theatre03/18/2019
    35:56
  37. 45.
    Alex Gibney interview — on making "The Inventor" and faking it in Silicon Valley03/13/2019
    29:00
  38. 46.
    Movies with Mick LaSalle: "Captain Marvel," Spielberg on Netflix and new movies03/08/2019
    32:43
  39. 47.
    Komal Shah Interview — Art Collection and the New Stanford Artist Conversation Series02/27/2019
    37:19
  40. 48.
    Datebook Talks Oscars - Academy Awards Conversation with Mick LaSalle, Tony Bravo, Otis Taylor Jr. and Mariecar Mendoza02/21/2019
    1:26:50
  41. 49.
    Movies with Mick LaSalle: Academy Awards Should Win/Will Win Episode02/18/2019
    36:24
  42. 50.
    Theater with Lily Janiak: Actor Caleb Cabrera02/12/2019
    33:10
  43. 51.
    Adam Shankman interview - "What Men Want"02/05/2019
    28:33
  44. 52.
    Entertainment Deals, Part 2: Classical Music and Visual Art, with Joshua Kosman, Charles Desmarais and Peter Hartlaub 01/30/2019
    38:48
  45. 53.
    Oscar nominations breakdown with Mick LaSalle, Tony Bravo and Peter Hartlaub01/23/2019
    32:01
  46. 54.
    Movies with Mick LaSalle: The Excellence of January Movies01/17/2019
    32:23
  47. 55.
    John C. Reilly interview - "Stan & Ollie"01/07/2019
    30:54
  48. 56.
    Theater with Lily Janiak: Christian Cagigal Interview, Ghost Hunt Walking Tour Guide 12/31/2018
    35:35
  49. 57.
    Theater with Lily Janiak: Siobhan Doherty interview12/28/2018
    42:23
  50. 58.
    When critics get surprised - Chronicle reviewers share their stories12/20/2018
    34:48
  51. 59.
    Movies with Mick LaSalle: Top 10 movies of 201812/17/2018
    58:49
  52. 60.
    "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" directors Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman and Bob Persichetti12/11/2018
    25:38
  53. 61.
    Filmmaker "Sandi Tan" interview - "Shirkers"12/04/2018
    28:54
  54. 62.
    The Rolling Stones and stadium shows 11/29/2018
    30:41
  55. 63.
    Theater with Lily Janiak: Jon Tracy interview - can theater artists make minimum wage?11/20/2018
    43:19
  56. 64.
    Movies with Mick LaSalle: Holiday film preview11/15/2018
    25:16
  57. 65.
    Entertainment Deals, Part 1: Music, theater and comedy bargains in the Bay Area11/08/2018
    32:12
  58. 66.
    Theater with Lily Janiak: "Miss Saigon" redux10/30/2018
    48:07
  59. 67.
    Theater with Lily Janiak: Lauren Mayer interview10/25/2018
    40:30
  60. 68.
    Beyond the Book: A conversation with Susan Orlean10/18/2018
    39:58
  61. 69.
    Beyond the Book: Neil deGrasse Tyson on "Accessory to War"10/11/2018
    41:43
  62. 70.
    Movies with Mick LaSalle: “A Star is Born”10/05/2018
    28:23
  63. 71.
    Yo-Yo Ma interview10/04/2018
    38:51
  64. 72.
    The Artist's Life: Nathan Marken10/04/2018
    29:30
  65. 73.
    Fall movie preview10/04/2018
    26:04
  66. 74.
    Breaking down the "Crazy Rich Asians" hype10/04/2018
    27:22
  67. 75.
    The Artist's Life: Denmo Ibrahim10/04/2018
    27:12
  68. 76.
    Dan Hoyle interview10/04/2018
    31:21
  69. 77.
    Beyond the book: Lawrence Ferlinghetti interview10/03/2018
    26:34

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