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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Amitav Ghosh | Gun Island

Reading - Literary | September 17 | 7:30-9:30 p.m. |  First Congregational Church of Berkeley

 2345 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA 94704

 Amitav Ghosh, Author

 Vijaya Nagarajan, Associate Professor in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies and in the Program of Environmental Studies, University of San Francisco

 KPFA Radio 94.1 FM, The Institute for South Asia Studies

A talk by Author, Amitav Ghosh

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Organ Recital: Noon Concert Series

Performing Arts - Music | September 18 | 12 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

 Department of Music

George Emblom


Free. No reserved seating.


Doors: 12:00pm
Concert: 12:15-1pm

An Evening With Mark Knopfler

Performing Arts - Music | September 18 | 5:30 p.m. |  Hearst Greek Theatre | Tickets sold out

 Another Planet Entertainment

In celebration of his upcoming ninth solo studio album, Down The Road Wherever (out November 16 on British Grove Records via Blue Note), Mark Knopfler is set for a 28-date North American tour.

  Sold out. Sold Out Buy tickets online

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Centennial Event - "Arts in the Afternoon": Songs from the Roaring 20s

Performing Arts - Music | September 19 | 4:10-6 p.m. | Women's Faculty Club, Outside Patio or Stebbins Lounge

 Noa Levy

 Women's Faculty Club

Jazz Vocalist Noa Levy performs jazz classics with a trio back up. Noa has been described as singing "with the emotional directness of Carmen McCrae, a powerful voice reminiscent of Eva cassidy and the playful energy of Anita O'Day."

  RSVP by calling Front Desk at 510-642-4175, or by emailing Front Desk at womensfacultyclub@gmail.com by September 18.

Friday, September 20, 2019

Mark Morris Dance Group: Mozart Dances

Performing Arts - Dance | September 20 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Cal Performances

More than a decade after its West Coast premiere in Cal Performances’ 2007–08 season Mark Morris’ Mozart Dances returns to Zellerbach Hall. Morris’ choreography is set to three Mozart piano works—the Piano Concerto No. 11 in F major, K. 413; the Sonata for Two Pianos in D major, K. 448; and the Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-flat major, K. 595. The music is performed by the Berkeley Symphony...   More >

$42-148 (prices subject to change)

  Tickets go on sale August 6. Buy tickets online or by calling 5106429988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Mark Morris Dance Group performs Mozart Dances Friday–Sunday, September 20–22, 2019 in Zellerbach Hall.

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Mark Morris Dance Group: Mozart Dances

Performing Arts - Dance | September 21 | 2-4 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Cal Performances

More than a decade after its West Coast premiere in Cal Performances’ 2007–08 season Mark Morris’ Mozart Dances returns to Zellerbach Hall. Morris’ choreography is set to three Mozart piano works—the Piano Concerto No. 11 in F major, K. 413; the Sonata for Two Pianos in D major, K. 448; and the Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-flat major, K. 595. The music is performed by the Berkeley Symphony...   More >

$42-148 (prices subject to change)

  Tickets go on sale August 6. Buy tickets online or by calling 5106429988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Brandi Carlile

Performing Arts - Music | September 21 | 6:30 p.m. |  Hearst Greek Theatre | Tickets sold out

 Another Planet Entertainment

By The Way, I Forgive You is not an album about forgiveness in the easy sense—where someone has hurt you and then suddenly there’s a great reconciliation and a remorse-filled scene with two people running across the golden wheat field towards an embrace that somehow undoes a lifetime of pain and damage, as if the past has no meaning.

  Sold out. Sold Out Buy tickets online

Mark Morris Dance Group: Mozart Dances

Performing Arts - Dance | September 21 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Cal Performances

More than a decade after its West Coast premiere in Cal Performances’ 2007–08 season Mark Morris’ Mozart Dances returns to Zellerbach Hall. Morris’ choreography is set to three Mozart piano works—the Piano Concerto No. 11 in F major, K. 413; the Sonata for Two Pianos in D major, K. 448; and the Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-flat major, K. 595. The music is performed by the Berkeley Symphony...   More >

$42-148 (prices subject to change)

  Tickets go on sale August 6. Buy tickets online or by calling 5106429988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Jonathan Biss, piano: The Complete Piano Sonatas of Ludwig van Beethoven

Performing Arts - Music | September 21 | 8-10 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

 Jonathan Biss, Cal Performances

 Cal Performances

Programs:
Saturday, September 21
Piano Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 2, No. 1
Piano Sonata No. 9 in E major, Op. 14, No. 1
Piano Sonata No. 13 in E-flat major, Op. 27, No. 1, Quasi una fantasia
Piano Sonata No. 12 in A-flat major, Op. 26, Funeral March
Piano Sonata No. 21 in C major, Op. 53, Waldstein

Sunday, September 22
Piano Sonata No. 4 in E-flat major, Op. 7
Piano Sonata No. 17 in...   More >

$68 (prices subject to change)

  Tickets go on sale August 6. Buy tickets online or by calling 5106429988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Cal Performances presents Jonathan Biss performing The Complete Piano Sonatas of Ludwig van Beethoven in Hertz Hall.