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Friday, November 15, 2019

TDPS presents The Caucasian Chalk Circle by Bertolt Brecht

Performing Arts - Theater | November 15 – 24, 2019 every day with exceptions |  Zellerbach Playhouse

 Christine Nicholson

 Bertolt Brecht

 Alistair Beaton

 Department of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies

This captivating and comedic play within a play tells the corresponding stories of a post-war land dispute in the Caucasus Mountains and a young servant who risks her life to raise an abandoned child.


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Tommy Martinez: Director of Creative-Tech at Pioneer Works, NYC

Performing Arts - Music | November 15 | 2-3 p.m. |  McEnerney Hall (1750 Arch St.)

 Center for New Music & Audio Technologies

Pioneer Works is an artist-run cultural center founded in 2012. Imagined by its founder, Dustin Yellin, as a place in which artists, scientists, and thinkers from various backgrounds converge, this “museum of process” takes its primary inspiration from utopian visionaries such as Buckminster Fuller, and radical institutions such as Black Mountain College.

Imsys: Spectral Panning via Flocking Algorithms in a Multi-Channel Sound Environment with Tommy Martinez

Performing Arts - Music | November 15 | 3-4:30 p.m. |  McEnerney Hall (1750 Arch St.)

 Center for New Music & Audio Technologies

Imitation Systems (IMSYS) and the accompanying research is primarily focused around the acoustic spatialization and locative control of frequency bins resulting from a Fourier Analysis of a signal via flocking algorithms.

“Both Eyes Open” Chamber Opera: a Workshop Performance (SOLD OUT)

Performing Arts - Theater | November 15 | 7 p.m. | Morrison Hall, 125, Elkus Room

 Center for Japanese Studies (CJS), Department of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies, Japanese American Studies Advisory Council

An experimental chamber opera-play
Music by Max Giteck Duykers
Libretto by Philip Kan Gotanda
Directed by Missy Weaver
Performed by tenor John Duykers, baritone Kelvin Chan, Soprano, Kalean Ung
With pianist Marja Mutru, marimba lumina performed by Joel Davel.

The story of the enduring psychological trauma
of the incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II

Seating is now full

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University Chorus

Performing Arts - Music | November 15 | 8 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

 Department of Music

Wei Cheng, Director

$16 General Admission, $12 Senior, Student (non-UCB), UCB Faculty/Staff, $5 UCB students

  Buy tickets online or by calling 510.642.9988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Ensemble Basiani

Performing Arts - Music | November 15 | 8-10 p.m. |  First Congregational Church

 Cal Performances

Ensemble Basiani returns to Cal Performances with a performance of ancient Georgian vocal polyphony, featuring the religious hymns, monastic chants, ballads, and folk songs of their Eastern European homeland.

$42–$70 (prices subject to change)

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

Ensemble Basiani performs Friday, November 15, 2019 in the First Congregational Church. (credit: Courtesy of Ensemble Basiani)