<< Week of November 29 >>

Sunday, November 24, 2019

TDPS presents The Caucasian Chalk Circle by Bertolt Brecht

Performing Arts - Theater | November 15 – 24, 2019 every day with exceptions |  Zellerbach Playhouse

 Christine Nicholson

 Bertolt Brecht

 Alistair Beaton

 Department of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies

This captivating and comedic play within a play tells the corresponding stories of a post-war land dispute in the Caucasus Mountains and a young servant who risks her life to raise an abandoned child.

$13–20

  Buy tickets online

Black Life: Diamano Coura

Performing Arts - Dance | November 24 | 1:30 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Diamano Coura West African Dance Company is a nonprofit cultural organization dedicated to the preservation, education, and appreciation of traditional West African music, dance, theater, and culture. Join them for this class and learn a traditional West African song and dance movements to live drumming. All ages welcome.

Since its inception in 1975, Diamano Coura, under Director Dr. Zak Diouf...   More >

David Finckel, cello; Wu Han, piano

Performing Arts - Music | November 24 | 3-5 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

 David Finckel, Cal Performances; Wu Han, Cal Performances

 Cal Performances

Program:
Beethoven/Cello Sonata in A major, Op. 69
Brahms/Cello Sonata No. 2 in F major, Op. 99
Debussy/Nocturne and Scherzo
Franck/Violin Sonata in A major (trans. cello)

$68 (prices subject to change)

  Tickets go on sale August 6. Buy tickets online or by calling 5106429988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Cellist David Finckel and pianist Wu Han perform Sunday, November 24, 2019 in Hertz Hall. (credit: Daniel Ashworth)

Friday, November 29, 2019

Peking Acrobats

Performing Arts - Other | November 29 | 2-4 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Cal Performances

The perennially popular troupe of China’s most gifted tumblers, contortionists, jugglers, and gymnasts returns to Cal Performances on Thanksgiving weekend with a performance steeped in 2,000 years of folk tradition. In vibrant costumes and accompanied by live musicians on an array of Chinese folk instruments, the Peking Acrobats perform signature routines including trick cycling, precision...   More >

$30–$72 (prices subject to change)

  Tickets go on sale August 6. Buy tickets online or by calling 5106429988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Peking Acrobats perform Friday–Sunday, November 29–December 1, 2019 in Zellerbach Hall.

Saturday, November 30, 2019

Peking Acrobats

Performing Arts - Other | November 30 | 2-4 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Cal Performances

The perennially popular troupe of China’s most gifted tumblers, contortionists, jugglers, and gymnasts returns to Cal Performances on Thanksgiving weekend with a performance steeped in 2,000 years of folk tradition. In vibrant costumes and accompanied by live musicians on an array of Chinese folk instruments, the Peking Acrobats perform signature routines including trick cycling, precision...   More >

$30–$72 (prices subject to change)

  Tickets go on sale August 6. Buy tickets online or by calling 5106429988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org