<< Week of August 23 >>

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers: with guests: The Shelters

Performing Arts - Music | August 22 | 7 p.m. |  Hearst Greek Theatre | Tickets sold out

 Another Planet Entertainment

Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, one of the most iconic bands in American music history, have announced additional dates on their 40th Anniversary Tour

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Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers: with guests: The Shelters

Performing Arts - Music | August 23 | 7 p.m. |  Hearst Greek Theatre | Tickets sold out

 Another Planet Entertainment

Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, one of the most iconic bands in American music history, have announced additional dates on their 40th Anniversary Tour

  Sold out. Sold Out Buy tickets online

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Concerts in the Redwood Grove: The Sam Chase and The Untraditional + Suitcase Junket

Performing Arts - Music | August 24 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden, Redwood Grove

 Botanical Garden

SUMMER CONCERTS IN THE REDWOOD GROVE!
Enjoy a magical music experience this summer under towering redwoods in the Berkeley hills.

TONIGHT: The Sam Chase & The Untraditional + Suitcase Junket
Energetic pop-rock storytellers

$20 Adult, $18 UCBG Member Adult, $12 Youth 5-17yrs, Free Under 5

 SOLD OUT.

Mandolin Showcase: A Night of Music at the Hearst Museum

Performing Arts - Music | August 24 | 6:30-8 p.m. |  Hearst Museum of Anthropology

 Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology

After an introductory history of the mandolin, “mad mandolinist" Patrick Fahey will exhibit the differing rich timbers of exquisite vintage mandolins from his collection. Patrick will then perform works in progress from his upcoming classical CD, and will be joined by Polish-born violinist Ela Pollack and bassist Alex Baum. Ela Pollack will play some selected pieces by Ysaye and Bach; Patrick...   More >

Friday, August 25, 2017

“Meu Cantar Tem Sentimento”: Music, Rhythm, and Feeling in Afro-Brazilian Capoeira Angola

Performing Arts - Dance | August 25 | 6 p.m. |  Center for Latino Policy Research

 2547 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA 94702

 Isabel Nogueira

 Center for Latin American Studies

Mestre Moraes discusses how music, through the rhythm, words, and meaning, produces trance, merges the past and the present, and connects a community to its ancestors. The lecture will be accompanied by a musical performance of capoeira instruments.

Saturday, August 26, 2017

Idina Menzel

Performing Arts - Music | August 26 | 8 p.m. |  Hearst Greek Theatre

 Another Planet Entertainment

Tony Award-winning icon Idina Menzel has a diverse career that traverses stage, film, television and music. Idina’s voice can be heard as Elsa in Disney’s global box office smash FROZEN, in which she sings the film’s Oscar-winning song “Let It Go,” and in the follow-up short, FROZEN FEVER.

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