Free Performances from 11 am to 6 pm
Performing Arts - Other
Sunday, September 30, 2012
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Cal Performances kicks off its season by opening its doors to the community with Fall Free for All, a full day of free performances showcasing dozens of musical, theatrical and dance groups on Sunday, September 30. With more performances on more stages, Fall Free for All features an impressive lineup of artists that includes student and faculty performers from campus alongside stars from international and local stages. Among the artists to appear are Kronos Quartet, pianist Shai Wosner, Chitresh Das Dance Company, Cypress String Quartet, harpsichordist Davitt Moroney, storytellers Diane Ferlatte and Eth-Noh Tec, shadow puppets with Daniel Barash, Gamelan Sekar Jaya, Kitka, Lily Cai Dance Company, Pamela Roses Wild Women in Song, Marcos Silvas Brazilian jazz, Shotgun Players Songs from Sondheims Assassins and San Francisco Taiko, plus ensembles from UC Berkeleys Departments of Music and Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies, Student Musical Activities and the Cal Band. For the first time this year, Cal Performances presents Afterglow, a special ticketed picnic with artists from the Fall Free for All, with proceeds supporting future Fall Free for Alls and Cal Performances season-long Education & Community Programs.
Performances happen in: Zellerbach Hall, Pauley Ballroom, Hertz Hall, Wheeler Auditorium, Lower Sproul Plaza, Bancroft Studio, and outdoor stages across the
UC Berkeley Campus.