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Saturday, December 8, 2018

Cal at Dear Evan Hansen

Performing Arts - Theater | December 8 | 2-4:30 p.m. |  Curran Theatre

 445 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA 94210

 Cal Alumni Association

Purchase tickets: https://calatdearevanhansen.eventbrite.com/?aff=calendar

Winner of six 2017 Tony Awards® including Best Musical and the 2018 Grammy Award® winner for Best Musical Theater Album, DEAR EVAN HANSEN is “a game-changer that hits you like a shot in the heart” (Rolling Stone). NBC News says the show is “an inspiring anthem resonating on Broadway and beyond.”

  Buy tickets online or or by emailing events@alumni.berkeley.edu

Roundtable Reading: El Deafo by Cece Bell

Reading - Literary | December 8 | 3-4 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

At Cece’s old school, everyone in her class was deaf. Here, at her new school, she is sure everyone is staring at her Phonic Ear, the powerful hearing aid strapped to her chest. But Cece makes a startling discovery. With her Phonic Ear, she can hear her teacher not just in the classroom but anywhere in the school—in the hallway, the teacher’s lounge, anywhere! This is power. Maybe even a...   More >

UC Berkeley Symphony Orchestra

Performing Arts - Music | December 7 – 8, 2018 every day | 8 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

 Department of Music

David Milnes, music director
STRAVINSKY Rite of Spring

Established in 1923, the UC Berkeley Symphony Orchestra is the oldest performing arts ensemble in the University of California system. Throughout its long history, the orchestra has provided students and other members of the campus community with the opportunity to expand their musical talents, while at the...   More >

$20 General Admission, $15 non-UCB students, seniors, current/retired UCB faculty and staff, groups 10+, $5 UCB students

  Buy tickets online or by calling 510-642-9988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Pavel Zustiak and Palissimo Company: Custodians of Beauty

Performing Arts - Dance | December 8 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Playhouse

 Pavel Zustiak and Palissimo Company, Cal Performances

 Cal Performances

In this multisensory work, choreographer Pavel Zustiak and his Palissimo Company ask, “Where do we find beauty today, and does it need our defense?” Zustiak creates an immersive visual experience for Custodians of Beauty, combining movement with imagery, light, and sound in response to a 2009 speech by Pope Benedict XVI, reminding artists of their responsibilities as “custodians of beauty in the...   More >

$42 (prices subject to change)

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

Pavel Zustiak and Palissimo Company perform Custodians of Beauty Friday–Sunday, December 7–9, 2018 in the Zellerbach Playhouse.