<< Week of May 07 >>

Sunday, May 7, 2017

RIOULT Dance NY: Bach Dances

Performing Arts - Dance | May 7 | 3 p.m. |  Zellerbach Playhouse

 Cal Performances

Pascal Rioult returns to Cal Performances with a thrilling program devoted to the music of Johann Sebastian Bach. RIOULT Dance NY performs the French-born choreographer's muscularly elegant, deeply emotive works, celebrated for carrying on the legacies of his early mentors, Martha Graham and May O'Donnell. "Rioult's responses to Bach are keenly sensitive to phrasing and structure...buoyant,...   More >

starting at $78

  Tickets go on sale August 9. Buy tickets by calling 510-642-9988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Monday, May 8, 2017

Eco Ensemble: Berkeley Composers

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

 Department of Music

Eco Ensemble presents Berkeley Composers
David Milnes conducts new works by UC Berkeley graduate student composers featuring ECO, our resident professional new music ensemble.

The Berkeley New Music Project is a group dedicated to the performance of new music by the graduate student composers in UC Berkeley’s Department of Music. Supported by funding from the Department of Music, Townsend...   More >

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Scottish Ballet: A Streetcar Named Desire

Performing Arts - Dance | May 10 – 12, 2017 every day | 8 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Cal Performances

Scottish Ballet's award-winning take on Tennessee Williams' Southern Gothic melodrama with jazz-inspired score draws audiences into the darkly alluring and tragic world of Blanche DuBois, her sister Stella, and her brutish brother-in-law Stanley. Scotland's national dance company is known for rigorous and refined classical technique and vibrant productions of story ballets. "An expertly chosen...   More >

starting at $36

  Tickets go on sale August 9. Buy tickets by calling 510-642-9988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Scottish Ballet: A Streetcar Named Desire

Performing Arts - Dance | May 10 – 12, 2017 every day | 8 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Cal Performances

Scottish Ballet's award-winning take on Tennessee Williams' Southern Gothic melodrama with jazz-inspired score draws audiences into the darkly alluring and tragic world of Blanche DuBois, her sister Stella, and her brutish brother-in-law Stanley. Scotland's national dance company is known for rigorous and refined classical technique and vibrant productions of story ballets. "An expertly chosen...   More >

starting at $36

  Tickets go on sale August 9. Buy tickets by calling 510-642-9988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Friday, May 12, 2017

Wedding Album: A Comedy in English by Girish Karnad

Performing Arts - Theater | May 12 | 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

A play in English that reveals how certain notions of wealth, class, sexual propriety, tradition and modernity form the essential fabric of middle class society in contemporary India.

Scottish Ballet: A Streetcar Named Desire

Performing Arts - Dance | May 10 – 12, 2017 every day | 8 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Cal Performances

Scottish Ballet's award-winning take on Tennessee Williams' Southern Gothic melodrama with jazz-inspired score draws audiences into the darkly alluring and tragic world of Blanche DuBois, her sister Stella, and her brutish brother-in-law Stanley. Scotland's national dance company is known for rigorous and refined classical technique and vibrant productions of story ballets. "An expertly chosen...   More >

starting at $36

  Tickets go on sale August 9. Buy tickets by calling 510-642-9988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Wedding Album: A Comedy in English by Girish Karnad

Performing Arts - Theater | May 13 | 2-4 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

A play in English that reveals how certain notions of wealth, class, sexual propriety, tradition and modernity form the essential fabric of middle class society in contemporary India.

Wedding Album: A Comedy in English by Girish Karnad

Performing Arts - Theater | May 13 | 6-8 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

A play in English that reveals how certain notions of wealth, class, sexual propriety, tradition and modernity form the essential fabric of middle class society in contemporary India.