<< Week of June 21 >>

Sunday, June 16, 2019

Bloomsday Celebration: A Reading of James Joyce's Ulysses

Reading - Literary | June 16 | 4-5:30 p.m. | David Brower Center, Tamalpais Room

 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704

 Institute of European Studies, Irish Studies Program

Irish Studies at Berkeley presents a Bloomsday Celebration

To celebrate Bloomsday, the day on which Ulysses is set, Professors from UC Berkeley’s English Department will read passages from James Joyce's famous novel.

Introduced by Catherine Flynn and also featuring Dan Blanton, Joshua Gang, Mark Goble, Donna Jones, Katie Synder, and Dora...   More >

Free

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Monday, June 17, 2019

Full: Larry Arrington

Performing Arts - Other | June 17 | 7 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Larry Arrington is a dance artist working in hybrids of idea and practice. She presents excerpts from her work-in-progress No Quarter, an "astrological folk dance" that investigates Eurocentric cultural tenets through a long lens of time. In both danced and lecture, Arrington looks at archetypes of power and paternity as a means of sifting though the passage of time and its consequences.

Thursday, June 20, 2019

SOLD OUT: Redwood Grove Summer Concerts: Tarimba + Cascades de Flores

Performing Arts - Music | June 20 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden, Redwood Grove

 Tarimba; Cascada de Flores

 Botanical Garden

TARIMBA is a collective of local Bay Area musicians who have embraced the traditional genre of Son Jarocho music. The core members of Cascada de Flores have been re-imagining Mexican tradition for years.

General $24 / UCBG Members $22 / Youth (5 - 17) $12

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Friday, June 21, 2019

Brahms, "A German Requiem": Berkeley Community Chorus and Orchestra

Performing Arts - Music | June 21 | 8 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

 Ming Luke, Music Director; Ellen Leslie, Soprano; Andrew Pardini, Baritone

 BCCO

Free event, open to the public.

Saturday, June 22, 2019

Brahms, "A German Requiem": Berkeley Community Chorus and Orchestra

Performing Arts - Music | June 22 | 3 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

 Ming Luke, Music Director; Ellen Leslie, Soprano; Andrew Pardini, Baritone

 BCCO

Free event, open to the public.

Performance: Embodied Human Landscapes

Performing Arts - Other | June 22 | 4 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Suchi Branfman presents two dance works from a series exploring embodied human landscapes that surround the prison industrial complex, the result of her choreographic residency at California Rehabilitation Center, a medium-security state men's prison in Norco, California.

Angee’s Journey retraces a mother’s path to visit her son during his fourteen-year incarceration: four trains, five buses,...   More >

Rebelution: with guests: Protoje; Durand Jones and The Indications; DJ Mackle

Performing Arts - Music | June 22 | 5:30 p.m. |  Hearst Greek Theatre

 Another Planet Entertainment

Fourteen years into an effervescent career, California reggae band and touring juggernaut Rebelution remains abundantly creative. Its members (singer/guitarist/lyricist Eric Rachmany, keyboardist Rory Carey, drummer Wesley Finley, and bassist Marley D. Williams) are as focused and committed as they are easygoing and laid-back.

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