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Sunday, February 19, 2017

“Exploring the Black Dance Aesthetic” with Rashad Pridgen: Exploration of Forms Movement Workshop

Performing Arts - Dance | February 19 | 1-3 p.m. | Bancroft Studio (2401 Bancroft), Bancroft Dance Studio

 Rashad Pridgen, University of San Francisco

 Department of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies

Part of the Public Movement Workshop Series (4 Sundays)
No dance training required to participate.
$5 for UCB Participants (with ID); $10 for general public per workshop — cash or check
No need to RSVP; simply show up ready to move.

How do we honor the roots of the African American dance aesthetic? Can we trace and physicalize the form? Celebrate, and use movement to connect, the histories...   More >

Maria Schneider Orchestra: The Thompson Fields

Performing Arts - Music | February 19 | 7 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Cal Performances

Described as "breathtaking," "ravishing," and "sublime," Maria Schneider's lush and evocative compositions have earned her five Grammy Awards and invited comparisons to fellow composer/bandleaders and jazz titans Duke Ellington and Gil Evans. Schneider's works, most notably on her most recent release, The Thompson Fields, showcase her stellar 17-member ensemble, which she has led for more than 20...   More >

starting at $36

  Tickets go on sale August 9. Buy tickets by calling 510-642-9988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org