<< July 2017 >>

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Concerts in the Redwood Grove: Sugar Pie DeSanto + John Brothers Piano Company

Performing Arts - Music | July 6 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden, Redwood Grove

 Botanical Garden

SUMMER CONCERTS IN THE REDWOOD GROVE!
Enjoy a magical music experience this summer under towering redwoods in the Berkeley hills.

TONIGHT: Sugar Pie DeSanto + John Brothers Piano Company
Legendary R&B singer + Infectious early jazz

$22 Adult, $20 UCBG Member Adult, $15 Youth 5-17yrs old, Free under 5

 SOLD OUT!.

Saturday, July 8, 2017

Performance: Gautam Tejas Ganeshan

Performing Arts - Music | July 8 | 8 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Gautam Tejas Ganeshan

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

A special musical performance in conjunction with Divine Visions, Earthy Pleasures: Five Hundred Years of Indian Painting.
At BAMPFA
INCLUDED WITH ADMISSION

Sunday, July 9, 2017

Full: Tones

Performing Arts - Music | July 9 | 9 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe; Gabie Strong

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Two solo performers feature their sonic experiments in our reverberant setting. Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe is an artist and composer who works with voice in the realm of spontaneous music, often under the moniker Lichens. His recent live performances combine modular synthesis patches with his own tonal vocalizations. Gabie Strong, founder of the record label Crystalline Morphologies, explores...   More >

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Concerts in the Redwood Grove: Pre-Bastille Day: Le Jazz Hot (of The Hot Club SF)

Performing Arts - Music | July 13 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden, Redwood Grove

 Botanical Garden

SUMMER CONCERTS IN THE REDWOOD GROVE!
Enjoy a magical music experience this summer under towering redwoods in the Berkeley hills.

TONIGHT: Pre-Bastille Day: Le Jazz Hot (of The Hot Club SF) + Fabrice Martinez Trio
French gypsy jazz, food, cocktails & fun

$45 Adult, $35 UCBG Member Adult

 SOLD OUT!.

Friday, July 14, 2017

Black Life: Neil Wade

Performing Arts - Other | July 14 | 6 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Jari Bradley; Terry Taplin; Neil Wade

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Join young poets Jari Bradley, Terry Taplin, and Neil Wade as they lay out a constellation of possibilities for linguistic art. These dynamic artists explore multiple modes of poetic performance, from translation to song to spoken word.

Cal at the San Francisco Symphony - JAWS

Performing Arts - Music | July 14 | 8-10:30 p.m. |  Davies Symphony Hall

 201 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, CA 94102

 Cal Alumni Association

Watch Steven Spielberg’s action-suspense blockbuster film JAWS, as the SF Symphony performs John Williams’ iconic score live! Follow each nail-biting twist on the big screen as a seaside community is terrorized by a great white shark. Widely considered one of the most influential adventures in film history, don’t miss your chance to experience this classic of American cinema in a whole new way.

$64. 1st Tier, $74. Upper Orchestra, $104. Orchestra

  Tickets go on sale May 15. Buy tickets online

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Concerts in the Redwood Grove: Bells Atlas + Sk. Kakraba

Performing Arts - Music | July 20 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden, Redwood Grove

 Botanical Garden

SUMMER CONCERTS IN THE REDWOOD GROVE!
Enjoy a magical music experience this summer under towering redwoods in the Berkeley hills.

TONIGHT: Bells Atlas + Sk. Kakraba
Jazz Afropop + Traditional gyil

$20 Adult, $18 UCBG Member Adult, $15 Youth 5-17yrs, Free Under 5

 SOLD OUT!.

Friday, July 21, 2017

Brave New Voices International Youth Poetry Slam Festival

Performing Arts - Other | July 21 | 11:30 a.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

The twentieth annual Brave New Voices International Youth Poetry Slam Festival convenes young poets from around the world for several days of workshops, showcases, and other events across the Bay Area. We are pleased to host two quarterfinal poetry slam competitions at BAMPFA. See the full schedule of events at bravenewvoices.org.

Free

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Third Eye Blind: With guests: Silversun Pickups, Ocean Park Standoff

Performing Arts - Music | July 23 | 6:30 p.m. |  Hearst Greek Theatre

 Another Planet Entertainment

In recognition to their fans for 20 years down, Third Eye Blind will, for the first time in their storied history, play their debut album, considered one of the great rock records of all time, in its entirety, as part of a night of music including their latest, We Are Drugs.

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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Jack Johnson: With guest: John Craigie

Performing Arts - Music | July 26 | 7 p.m. |  Hearst Greek Theatre | Tickets sold out

 Another Planet Entertainment

For the first time since 2014, Jack Johnson is taking his chart-topping catalog on the road for a North American summer tour!Fans who purchase a ticket will receive a download of Johnson’s new song, “Fragments,” which is also available for purchase or streaming on all music services on February 17th. The track premiered today on Rollingstone.com. The highly anticipated new material accompanies...   More >

  Sold out. Sold Out Buy tickets online

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Concerts in the Redwood Grove: Tom Brosseau + Steven Emerson

Performing Arts - Music | July 27 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden, Redwood Grove

 Botanical Garden

SUMMER CONCERTS IN THE REDWOOD GROVE!
Enjoy a magical music experience this summer under towering redwoods in the Berkeley hills.

TONIGHT: Tom Brosseau + Steven Emerson
Sublime singer/songwriters

$20 Adult, $18 UCBG Member Adult, $12 Youth 5-17yrs, Free Under 5

 SOLD OUT.

Jack Johnson: With guest: ALO

Performing Arts - Music | July 27 | 7 p.m. |  Hearst Greek Theatre | Tickets sold out

 Another Planet Entertainment

For the first time since 2014, Jack Johnson is taking his chart-topping catalog on the road for a North American summer tour!Fans who purchase a ticket will receive a download of Johnson’s new song, “Fragments,” which is also available for purchase or streaming on all music services on February 17th.

  Sold out. Sold Out Buy tickets online

Friday, July 28, 2017

Portugal. The Man: with guests: Local Natives

Performing Arts - Music | July 28 | 7 p.m. |  Hearst Greek Theatre

 Another Planet Entertainment

It was last spring 2012, and John Gourley—frontman of Portugal. The Man—found himself in New York City about to ring the bell at Danger Mouse’s apartment–a long way from his current home in Portland, and farther still from his real home in Alaska.

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Counter Offence: A Play by Rahul Varma

Performing Arts - Theater | July 28 | 8-10 p.m. |  Sunnyvale Theatre

 550 E. Remington Drive, Sunnyvale, CA 94087

 BAD (Bay Area Drama) Company

 Institute for South Asia Studies, BAD (Bay Area Drama) Company

In this fascinating whodunnit, Rahul Varma poses questions which are more relevant than ever given the nationwide uproar around the police and their treatment of minorities and the current climate of mistrust.