Reading - Literary | April 3 | 5:30-7 p.m. | 340 Stephens Hall
Michael David Lukas, Center for Middle Eastern Studies
Join bestselling author and CMES Program Coordinator Michael David Lukas for a conversation about his new novel, The Last Watchman of Old Cairo, "a beautiful, richly textured novel" centered around a thousand-year old synagogue in Cairo.
Performing Arts - Music | April 3 | 8-10 p.m. | Freight and Salvage
2020 Addison Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
UC Jazz, UC Jazz
Student Musical Activities
On Tuesday, April 3 at 8:00PM at the Freight and Salvage, UC Jazz will present its 50th Anniversary concert featuring its three advanced ensembles. The event will celebrate 50 years of jazz education at Cal.
Performing Arts - Music | April 4 | 12 p.m. | Hertz Concert Hall
Fall welcome misc.
Christine Brandes, director
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 the wider community. Traditionally on Wednesdays, each concert... More >
Performing Arts - Music | April 4 | 12 p.m. | Campanile (Sather Tower)
The UC Berkeley Department of Music will honor the 50-year mark of Martin Luther King Jr.s assassination on April 4, 2018 with performances by student carillonist Leslie Chan and the University Gospel Chorus directed by D. Mark Wilson.
Just after 12PM Pacific time the event will start with the tolling of 5.25-ton Great Bear Bell 39 times, once for each year off Martin Luther King Jr.s life.... More >
Performing Arts - Music | April 4 | 7 p.m. | Hertz Concert Hall
Voices Of Change II: We Must Have A Dream. On the evening of the 50 year anniversary of his death, the UC Alumni Chorus dedicates its spring concert to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. We begin the evening with an observance, sharing reflections on his life. Following this we will offer choral tributes, including one honoring Nelson Mandelas 100th birthday, and featuring the oratorio Scenes from the... More >
$20 General, $15 Senior (62+), $10 Student
Reading - Literary | April 5 | 12:10-12:50 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library
A poetry reading by Matthew Zapruder.
Performing Arts - Music | April 5 | 12:15-1 p.m. | Women's Faculty Club, Stebbins Lounge
Andrew Chen, UC Berkeley Student
Music of Bach , Schumann, Prokofiev and Tchaikovsky
RSVP by calling Front Desk at 510-642-4175, or by emailing Front Desk at firstname.lastname@example.org by April 5.
Performing Arts - Music | April 5 | 8-10 p.m. | CNMAT (1750 Arch St.)
Oakland based pianist Anne Rainwater is a dexterous musician known for her vibrant interpretations of works from J.S. Bach to John Zorn.
$10 General, $5 Students and seniors
Performing Arts - Theater | April 6 | 4-6 p.m. | A1 Hearst Field Annex
Golden Women, Golden Women
Disabled Students' Program
To celebrate Disability Awareness Month, Cal's very own all-female theater company, Golden Women, will be performing "Who Wants to be Mentally Stable?" A comedy about a woman struggling to find a therapist. A conversation about mental health and reception to follow after the performance.
If accommodations are needed, please contact email@example.com
Reading - Literary | April 6 | 7-8 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315, Maude Fife
Writer, artist, teacher, and publisher Tom Raworth was born in South London. He attended the University of Essex; in 1970, he earned an MA in the theory and practice of literary translation. As founder of Matrix Press and cofounder of Goliard Press, Raworth was instrumental in bringing an entire tradition of American poetry to English readers. Promoting the work of a number of poets associated... More >
Performing Arts - Music | April 7 | 8 p.m. | Hertz Concert Hall
C.K. Ladzepo, director
African Master Drummer C.K. Ladzekpo leads companies in an evening of explosive traditional African music and dance.
The African Music Ensemble has flourished since its first year in 1972-73 under the direction of master Ghanian musician C.K. Ladzekpo. Recruited by Professor Olly Wilson (composer and specialist in African American music), Ladzekpo took leave from his... More >
$16 General Admission, $12 non-UCB students, seniors, current/retired UCB faculty and staff, groups 10+, $5 UCB students
Performing Arts - Music | April 7 | 8-10 p.m. | Zellerbach Hall
Saturday, April 7, 8pm
John Luther Adams/Become Desert (California Premiere)
featuring Volti San Francisco; Robert Geary, artistic director
Sibelius/Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 43
Sunday, April 8, 3pm
Sibelius/The Oceanides, Op. 73
Britten/Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes, Op. 33a
John Luther Adams/Become Ocean
This performance is part of Cal Performances Berkeley RADICAL... More >
$38-98 prices subject to change