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Thursday, February 8, 2018

Stebbins Piano Series: Pianist Jolie Huang

Performing Arts - Music | February 8 | 12:15-1 p.m. | Women's Faculty Club, Stebbins Lounge

 Mary Remy

 Women's Faculty Club

Pianist Jolie Huang performs Robert Schumann - Symphonic Etudes, Op 13

  RSVP by calling Front Desk at 510-642-4175, or by emailing Front Desk at womensfacultyclub@gmail.com by February 8.

Lillette Dubey | Film and Theatre, National and International: An Actor's Perspective

Performing Arts - Theater | February 8 | 5-7 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 10 (ISAS Conf. Room)

 Lillette Dubey, Indian actress and theatre and television personality

 Harsha Ram, Associate Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures and Comparative Literature, University of California, Berkeley

 Institute for South Asia Studies, Enacte Arts, Department of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies, Nazakat at Berkeley

A conversation with Indian actress and acclaimed theatre director, television and film artist, Lillette Dubey.

The Town on Notice: Dance Performance + Discussion on Gentrification in Oakland

Performing Arts - Dance | February 8 | 7-9 p.m. | 112 Wurster Hall

 College of Environmental Design

All in all, Oakland is an urban conundrum, and Dimension Dance Theater’s “The Town On Notice” seeks to explore the community and its many facets through storytelling, dance, music, photography, film and drama.

The Town on Notice: Dance Performance and Panel Discussion on Gentrification

Performing Arts - Dance | February 8 | 7-9 p.m. | 112 Wurster Hall

 Dimensions Dance Theater, https://www.dimensionsdance.org/

 College of Environmental Design

When Gertrude Stein wrote in her 1937 book Everybody’s Autobiography, “There is no there there,” she was expressing her regret upon learning that the neighborhood in which she had lived (today known as Bella Vista) was being torn down to make way for an industrial park; over time, the quote has been misconstrued as a derogatory description of Oakland as a whole, and this dismissal has been...   More >