Sunday, September 29, 2019
Performing Arts - Dance | September 29 | 1-3 p.m. | Bancroft Studio (2401 Bancroft)
Philip Amo Agyapong
This free workshop will start with an introduction of African Popular dance; the roots of the dance and its current space. The names and meaning of movements, and the socio-political and economic relevance to it communities will also be addressed. We will then practice some Afro-Pop movements like Azonto, Shorkie, Amanda, Gwara gwara, Kupe, Gweta, Shoo, etc.
Free and open to the public.
Reading - Literary | September 29 | 4 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Multidisciplinary artist Jheyda McGarrell works with community organizing group Art Hoe Collective and has been featured in Dazed, Juxtapoz, and other publications. Vasiliki Ioannou is an artist, archivist, and writer whose work is about chronic illness, fantasies, and inbetweenness. Ocean Escalanti is a multifaceted artist who studied printmaking at the San Francisco Art Institute and works in... More >
Performing Arts - Music | September 29 | 6:30 p.m. | Hearst Greek Theatre
TASH SULTANA is a dynamic young artist who has commanded world attention since homemade videos of Tash went viral. A true virtuoso, Tash was soon selling out massive theatres globally and playing at the worlds biggest festivals no mean feat for an artist who just a year before was recording songs on a go pro in a bedroom.