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Saturday, April 13, 2019

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Performing Arts - Dance | April 13 | 2-4 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Cal Performances

 Cal Performances

The revered Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater—which first visited Cal Performances over 50 years ago in 1968—returns to Berkeley for its annual residency. The company’s program spans the full range of African American experience, from Jawole Willa Jo Zollar’s Shelter, which explores the plight of the homeless, to artistic director Robert Battle’s joyful jazz tribute, Ella. The residency also...   More >

$38-145 (prices subject to change)

  Tickets go on sale August 7. Buy tickets online or by calling 510-642-9988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performs Tuesday, April 9 through Sunday, April 14, 2019 in Zellerbach Hall.

¡Roundtable Reading Bilingüe! La telaraña de Carlota / Charlotte’s Web by E. B. White

Reading - Literary | April 13 | 3 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

“Some pig!” “Humble.” “Radiant.” These words, written in her web on top of Zuckerman’s stable, narrate Charlotte’s feelings for a little pig called Wilbur, who simply wants a friend. They also express the love of a girl named Fern, who saved Wilbur’s life when he was born. Join us in reading this remarkable story of friendship, loyalty, life, and morality. This is a ¡Roundtable Reading Bilingüe!...   More >

Havana Cuba All-Stars

Performing Arts - Music | April 13 | 8-10 p.m. |  Paramount Theatre

 2025 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612

 Havana Cuba All-Stars, Cal Performances

 Cal Performances

Returning this season after their warmly received Berkeley debut two years ago, the Havana Cuba All-Stars specializes in the evocative vintage sound of Cuban son, with layered percussion, guitars, trumpets, and strings playing the rhythms of rhumba, chachacha, habanera, and guaguanco. For this special “Asere” or “friendship” tour, the musicians are accompanied by a troupe of expert dancers from...   More >

$36-68 (prices subject to change)

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

The Havana Cuba All-Stars perform Saturday, April 13, 2019 at the Paramount Theatre in Oakland.

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Performing Arts - Dance | April 13 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Cal Performances

 Cal Performances

The revered Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater—which first visited Cal Performances over 50 years ago in 1968—returns to Berkeley for its annual residency. The company’s program spans the full range of African American experience, from Jawole Willa Jo Zollar’s Shelter, which explores the plight of the homeless, to artistic director Robert Battle’s joyful jazz tribute, Ella. The residency also...   More >

$38-145 (prices subject to change)

  Tickets go on sale August 7. Buy tickets online or by calling 510-642-9988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org