<< Week of March 18 >>

Sunday, March 18, 2018

Theater: All in the Timing: Short Comedies by David Ives

Performing Arts - Theater | March 17 – 18, 2018 every day | 2-3:15 p.m. |  Durham Studio Theater (Dwinelle Hall)

 Department of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies

Written by David Ives
Directed by TDPS Students

TDPS presents an evening of one act comedies drawn from the collections of award-winning playwright David Ives and directed by TDPS students. Ives's offbeat sketches mix the witty and the wise-cracking, the surreal and the satiric, the poetic and the perplexing.

$10 Students and Seniors, Cal Staff & Faculty (ID required), $15 General Admission

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Manual Cinema: Ada/Ava

Performing Arts - Other | March 18 | 3-5 p.m. |  Zellerbach Playhouse

 Cal Performances

Shadow puppetry, live music, and immersive visual effects combine to tell the story of two elderly sister lighthouse keepers separated by death, in Manual Cinema’s Ada/Ava. The Chicago-based performance collective’s piece evokes the supernatural world of the New England gothic, where the living and the dead commingle in an exploration of melancholy, loneliness, and sisterly love.

$68 prices subject to change

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David Finckel, cello and Wu Han, piano

Performing Arts - Music | March 18 | 3-5 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

 Cal Performances

Beethoven/Variations on “See the conqu’ring hero comes” from Handel’s Judas Maccabaeus
Bruce Adolphe/Couple
Lera Auerbach/Sonata for Cello and Piano, Op. 69
Mendelssohn/ Lied ohne Worte (Song Without Words) in D Major for Cello and Piano, Op. 109
Grieg/Sonata for Cello and Piano in A minor, Op. 36

$68 prices subject to change

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Spring Resident Benefit Concert

Performing Arts - Other | March 18 | 7-9 p.m. | International House, Chevron Auditorium

 International House

Enjoy performances, music, and more from I-House residents. All proceeds go towards non-profit organizations United We Dream and Time’s Up Legal Defense Fund.

Spring Resident Benefit Concert
Sunday, March 18, 7-9pm | Chevron Auditorium

I-House Residents: $5-10 Donation | Non-Residents: $10-20 Donation

Beer and wine available for +21 with valid ID

Monday, March 19, 2018

Theatre of the Oppressed: Rehearsal for Revolution

Performing Arts - Dance | March 19 | 2-5 p.m. | D23 Hearst Field Annex

 College of Environmental Design

A dance workshop presented as part of the Global Urban Humanities course Populism, Art and the City. No prior Theater experience necessary. Please dress to move.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Noon Concert: Music Theater Tunes

Performing Arts - Music | March 21 | 12 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

 Fall welcome misc.

 Department of Music

Music Theater Tunes featuring members of the UCB Department of Music


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 concerts are very popular and well attended by those on campus and in the wider community....   More >

Front Row with Margaret Cho and Friends

Performing Arts - Other | March 21 | 7-9 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall | Tickets sold out

 Cal Performances

Outspoken comedian Margaret Cho plays host to Front Row 2018, a once-in-a-lifetime, only-at-UC Berkeley experience. This year's event, created specifically by UCB students for UCB students, celebrates and explores issues of race, identity, and power in the entertainment industry. Joining Cho on stage are comedian, actress, and writer Ali Wong; comedian, writer, and performer Aparna Nancherla; and...   More >

 Only open to UC Berkeley students.


  Sold out. Sold Out Buy tickets online or by calling 510-642-9988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Chick Corea

Performing Arts - Music | March 22 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Cal Performances

Chick Corea joins the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra as a special guest in an evening of music from the pianist's diverse songbook. Expect renditions of Corea classics like “Crystal Silence,” “You’re Everything,” “Armando’s Rhumba,” and “Tones for Joan’s Bones,” arranged by members of the Jazz at Lincoln Center band.

$36-98 prices subject to change

  Tickets go on sale March 22. Buy tickets online or by calling 510-642-9988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org