<< Week of February 05 >>

Sunday, February 3, 2019

Kodo: One Earth Tour: Evolution

Performing Arts - Other | February 3 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Kodo, Cal Performances

 Cal Performances

Taiko ensemble Kodo returns with Evolution, a retrospective that traces the group’s history with signature works created from the 1970s to the present.

$30-76 (prices subject to change)

  Tickets go on sale August 7. Buy tickets online or by calling 5106429988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Kodo performs Evolution Saturday–Sunday, February 2–3, 2019 in Zellerbach Hall. (credit: Courtesy of Kodo)

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Noon Concert: South Indian Classical music

Performing Arts - Music | February 6 | 12 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

 Department of Music

Arvind Sundararajan, vocals
Vikram Shivakumar, violin
Ajay Gopi, Mridangam

Commencing its 67th season, the Noon Concert series features the Music Department’s varied and diverse performance activities. Inaugurated in 1953, these concerts are very popular and well attended by those on campus and in the wider community. Traditionally on Wednesdays and Fridays, each concert begins promptly at...   More >

The Holloway Series in Poetry Presents Cedar Sigo

Reading - Literary | February 6 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315, Maude Fife room

 Cedar Sigo

 Noah Warren

 Department of English, Holloway Poetry Series

The Holloway Series in Poetry presents a reading by Cedar Sigo, with an introductory reading by Noah Warren.

For more information, please visit: https://hollowayreadingseries.wordpress.com/

Poetry Reading: Cedar Sigo with Noah Warren: Holloway Poetry Series

Reading - Literary | February 6 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, Maude Fife Room (315)

 Department of English

A reading in the Holloway Poetry Series: poets Cedar Sigo and Noah Warren will read from their work

Poster: Cedar Sigo reading with Noah Warren 2/6/19

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Lunch Poems: Ari Banias

Reading - Literary | February 7 | 12:10-12:50 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library

 Lunch Poems

Lunch Poems presents Ari Banias.

Friday, February 8, 2019

Cantus: Alone Together

Performing Arts - Music | February 8 | 8-10 p.m. |  First Congregational Church

 2345 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA 94704

 Cantus, Cal Performances

 Cal Performances

Program:
Jennifer Higdon/A Quiet Moment
Stephen Sametz/We Two
David Lang/Manifesto
William Grant/Still We Sang Our Songs
Libby Larsen/New Multi-Movement Commission TBA
Commissioned by Music Accord for Cantus
Halsey Stevens/Remember Me
Simon and Garfunkel/A Most Peculiar Man
Dave Matthews/Gravedigger
Ludwig van Beethoven/Gesang der Mönche
Lennon/McCartney/She’s Leaving...   More >

$42-64 (prices subject to change)

  Tickets go on sale August 7. Buy tickets online or by calling 510-642-9988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Cantus performs Alone Together Friday, February 8, 2019 in the First Congregational Church. (credit: Curtis Johnson)

Saturday, February 9, 2019

Roundtable Reading: Hello, Universe by Erin Entrada Kelly

Reading - Literary | February 9 | 3 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Virgil Salinas is shy and kindhearted and feels out of place in his loud, boisterous family. Valencia Somerset is deaf, smart, and brave, and loves everything about nature. Kaori Tanaka is a self-proclaimed psychic whose little sister Gen always follows her around. And Chet Bullens just wants to concentrate on basketball. They aren’t friends—until, one day, their lives weave together in...   More >