<< Week of March 09 >>

Sunday, March 4, 2018

Kronos Quartet: My Lai

Performing Arts - Music | March 4 | 7-8:30 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Cal Performances

Kronos Quartet’s fully-staged collaboration with composer Jonathan Berger and librettist Harriet Scott Chessman explores the aftermath of My Lai—a tragic episode in the Vietman War when American soldiers massacred hundreds of unarmed villagers—from the perspective of the helicopter pilot who tried to intervene. Berger’s score blends Rinde Eckert’s voice with the strings of the Kronos Quartet...   More >

$36-68 prices subject to change

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Kronos Quartet will be presented on March 4, 2018 at 7pm in Zellerbach Hall

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Arts in the Afternoon: Kaleidoscope of Song: Classical, Jazz and Musical Theater

Performing Arts - Music | March 6 | 4-6 p.m. | Women's Faculty Club, Stebbins Lounge

 Candace Johnson, Music Department

 The Women's Faculty Club

Candace Johnson with pianist Ben Flint performs a variety of songs from a wide range of traditions - classical, jazz and musical theater.

  Make reservations by calling Front Desk at 510-642-4175, or by emailing Front Desk at womensfacultyclub@gmail.com by March 5.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Noon Concert: Wind Ensemble

Performing Arts - Music | March 7 | 12 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

 Fall welcome misc.

 Department of Music

Robert Calonico, director
BERNSTEIN Overture to Candide
HOLST First Suite in Eb Major
LAURIDSEN arr. Reynolds O Magnum Mysterium
IVES Variations on “America”


Featuring the Music Department’s 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...   More >

New Play Reading Series: "Natural Women" by Aparna Nambiar

Performing Arts - Theater | March 7 | 5-7 p.m. | B4 Dwinelle Hall

 Department of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies

Join us for a free reading of the play "Natural Women" by Berkeley graduate student Aparna Nambiar, followed by a discussion with the playwright and Toshi Pau, the director. This play, about a relationship between mothers and siblings, takes crucial plot points from Greek mythology and recasts mythic characters.

Eva Yerbabuena Company: ¡Ay!

Performing Arts - Dance | March 7 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Cal Performances

In her creation ¡Ay!, flamenco artist Eva Yerbabuena showcases her technique and minimalist choreography, performing a series of solos accompanied by an ensemble of musicians. Yerbabuena’s approach combines traditional flamenco with new dramatic structures while maintaining the essential duende, or soulfulness, of the centuries-old form.

$30-60 prices subject to change

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Eva Yerbabuena Company will be presented on March 7, 2018 at 8pm in Zellerbach Hall

Friday, March 9, 2018

David Kim, piano

Performing Arts - Music | March 9 | 8 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

 Department of Music

SCHUMANN Kreisleriana, op. 16
SCHUBERT Piano Sonata No.19, D.958

$15 General Admission, $12 non-UCB students, seniors, current/retired UCB faculty and staff, groups 10+, $5 UCB students

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globalFEST on the Road: Las Cafeteras and Flor de Toloache

Performing Arts - Music | March 9 | 8-10 p.m. |  Fox Theater


 Cal Performances

“globalFEST on the Road” celebrates the dawn of a “New Golden Age of Latin Music,” with Las Cafeteras and Mariachi Flor de Toloache, two bilingual ensembles representing a new wave of Latin music emerging across the US that fuses traditional styles with contemporary sounds.

$28-60 prices subject to change

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