<< Week of October 1 >>

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Noon Concert: Cello + Piano

Performing Arts - Music | October 4 | 12 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

 Department of Music

Burke Schuchmann, cello
Martha Wasley, piano
Cello + Piano
MENDELSSOHN Sonata for Cello and Piano in D major
BEETHOVEN Variations for Cello and Piano
PIAZZOLLA Oblivion

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC 

Featuring the Music Department’s varied and diverse performance activities, the Department of Music presents a series of free weekly concerts each semester in Hertz Hall. Inaugurated in...   More >

MENA Lit Chat: Laleh Khadivi on A Good Country

Reading - Literary | October 4 | 6-7:30 p.m. | 340 Stephens Hall

 Laleh Khadivi

 Michael David Lukas

 Center for Middle Eastern Studies

Join the CMES for its MENA Lit Chat with author Laleh Khadivi on her novel A Good Country. A timely novel about the radicalization of a Muslim teen in California--about where identity truly lies, and how we find it.

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Lunch Poems: Layli Long Soldier

Reading - Literary | October 5 | 12:10-12:50 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library

 Layli Long Soldier

 Lunch Poems, Library

A poetry reading by Layli Long Soldier.

Full: Orchestra Di Pazzi

Performing Arts - Music | October 5 | 7-9 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Fred Frith, Ben Goldberg, and a dozen other players join Scott Amendola’s large-scale orchestra to create new musical textures.

Friday, October 6, 2017

David Lau, Cassandra Dallett, and Ash Tré Phillips

Reading - Literary | October 6 | 6-7:15 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Poets Lau, Dallett, and Phillips read their work.

Communal Presence: Rob Halpern, Camille Roy, Trisha Low, and Brandon Brown

Reading - Literary | October 6 | 7:30-9 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Explore what New Narrative sounds like today with this reading featuring the challenging and convivial work of four writers.

The War On Drugs

Performing Arts - Music | October 6 | 8 p.m. |  Hearst Greek Theatre

 Another Planet Entertainment

The War On Drugs return with the new song “Thinking of a Place,” their first new, original material since 2014’s Lost In The Dream and their debut for Atlantic Records, “Thinking of a Place” was produced by The War On Drugs’ Adam Granduciel and recorded and mixed by Shawn Everett. It was released as a limited edition, vinyl-only Record Store Day exclusive, and is available as of today via all DSPs.

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Flyaway Productions: The Right To Be Believed

Performing Arts - Other | October 6 | 8-9 p.m. |  Outdoors at 1100 Broad Way

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 Flyaway Productions, Cal Performances

 Cal Performances

The aerial artists of Flyaway Productions take over nearly a city block in Downtown Oakland for a free site-specific performance of The Right to be Believed, an exploration of the credibility of women’s voices in the public realm. Artistic director Jo Kreiter has created a work that uses the gravity-defying art form of aerial dance to elevate female voices and call attention to the legal, social,...   More >

Flyaway Productions: The Right To Be Believed

Performing Arts - Other | October 6 | 9-10 p.m. |  Outdoors at 1100 Broad Way

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 Flyaway Productions, Cal Performances

 Cal Performances

The aerial artists of Flyaway Productions take over nearly a city block in Downtown Oakland for a free site-specific performance of The Right to be Believed, an exploration of the credibility of women’s voices in the public realm. Artistic director Jo Kreiter has created a work that uses the gravity-defying art form of aerial dance to elevate female voices and call attention to the legal, social,...   More >

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Flyaway Productions: The Right To Be Believed

Performing Arts - Other | October 7 | 8-9 p.m. |  Outdoors at 1100 Broad Way

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 Flyaway Productions, Cal Performances

 Cal Performances

The aerial artists of Flyaway Productions take over nearly a city block in Downtown Oakland for a free site-specific performance of The Right to be Believed, an exploration of the credibility of women’s voices in the public realm. Artistic director Jo Kreiter has created a work that uses the gravity-defying art form of aerial dance to elevate female voices and call attention to the legal, social,...   More >

Father John Misty: with guest: Phosphorescent

Performing Arts - Music | October 7 | 8 p.m. |  Hearst Greek Theatre

 Another Planet Entertainment

Father John Misty’s Pure Comedy is the highly anticipated follow-up to his internationally acclaimed album, I Love You, Honeybear. The album will be released April 7th on Deluxe 2xLP / 2xLP / CD / DL / CS in Europe through Bella Union and the rest of the world from Sub Pop.

  Buy tickets online

Flyaway Productions: The Right To Be Believed

Performing Arts - Other | October 7 | 9-10 p.m. |  Outdoors at 1100 Broad Way

 Map

 Flyaway Productions, Cal Performances

 Cal Performances

The aerial artists of Flyaway Productions take over nearly a city block in Downtown Oakland for a free site-specific performance of The Right to be Believed, an exploration of the credibility of women’s voices in the public realm. Artistic director Jo Kreiter has created a work that uses the gravity-defying art form of aerial dance to elevate female voices and call attention to the legal, social,...   More >