Performing Arts - Dance | January 28 | 3-5 p.m. | Zellerbach Hall
Peking Acrobats, Cal Performances
Performances by the Peking Acrobats combine the tradition and training of ancient folk arts with the theatricality and technical savvy of the 21st century. Accompanied by live music on Chinese instruments, the acrobats perform their aerial routines, juggling, tumbling, somersaults, and gymnastics, plus stunts like trick cycling and the human pyramid.
Performing Arts - Music | January 28 | 3-5 p.m. | Hertz Concert Hall
Beethoven/String Trio No. 5 in C minor, Op. 9, No. 3
Penderecki/Quartet for Clarinet and String Trio
Brahms/Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op. 115
Performing Arts - Music | January 31 | 12 p.m. | Hertz Concert Hall
Fall welcome misc.
John ADAMS China Gates
Philip GLASS Mad Rush
David LANG Cello
Steve REICH Piano Counterpoint
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Featuring the Music Departments varied and diverse performance activities, the Department of Music presents a series of free weekly concerts each semester in Hertz Hall. Inaugurated in 1953, these concerts are very popular and well attended by those on campus and in... More >
Reading - Literary | February 1 | 12:10-12:50 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library
A poetry reading by TC Tolbert.
Reading - Literary | February 1 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315, Maude Fife
The Holloway Series in Poetry invites you to a reading with Mónica de la Torre and Lo Ferris. Mónica de la Torre is the author of six books of poetry, most recently The Happy End/All Welcome (Ugly Duckling Presse). Born and raised in Mexico City, she translates poetry, writes about art, and is a contributing editor to BOMB Magazine. Publications include The Third Rail, Triple Canopy, Harper's, ... More >
Performing Arts - Music | February 2 | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Medea Sirkas performs with harpist Destiny Muhammad and violinist Tarika Lewis. This is where classical instruments meet street ballet.
Performing Arts - Dance | February 3 | 8-10 p.m. | Zellerbach Hall
Juxtaposing circus arts with the music of Il ritorno DUlisse in patria, Monteverdis 17th-century opera about Ulysses homecoming, the Australian troupe Circa tells a story of loss and displacement in its latest production, Il Ritorno. Six acrobats join four chamber musicians and two singers in a staging that unites music with movement.