<< Week of January 19 >>

Thursday, January 23, 2020

Auditions: Snowflakes, or Rare White People

Performing Arts - Theater | January 23 | 5:30-10 p.m. |  Bancroft Studio (2401 Bancroft) | Note change in location

 Mina Morita

 Dustin Chinn

 Department of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies

Current UC Berkeley students of any major are invited to open auditions for the TDPS production of Snowflakes, or Rare White People, a new play written by Dustin Chinn and directed by Mina Morita. The play will run April 24–May 3 in The Playhouse at Zellerbach Hall.

Playwright Dustin Chinn (Courtesy Photo)

Friday, January 24, 2020

Helēna Sorokina

Performing Arts - Music | January 24 | 8-10 p.m. |  McEnerney Hall (1750 Arch St.)

 Center for New Music & Audio Technologies

Latvian mezzo-soprano Helēna Sorokina begun her musical education with the violin and piano already at the age of 5. She later went on to study choral conducting in her hometown Riga. Helena was studying classical vocal performance and vocal pedagogy at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Graz, Austria.

$10 General, $5 Students and seniors

Saturday, January 25, 2020

Black Life: Europa Grace

Performing Arts - Other | January 25 | 4 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Europa Grace presents a new original work considering the structures of value exercised by the modern black body. Somatically, this constant struggle to be worthy (and therefore free) impacts our ability to soften, open, and connect. This experimental performance is a visceral movement meditation, immersed in sound and breath. Poetic gestures flirt with spirit, leaping over the hands of...   More >

CNMAT Users Group (CUG) presents: Quince

Performing Arts - Music | January 25 | 8-10 p.m. |  McEnerney Hall (1750 Arch St.)

 Center for New Music & Audio Technologies

Quince Voice Ensemble Performs: This A Changin’ World

Inspired by the poetry, songs, and activism of Woody Guthrie, This A Changing World is a collection that conjures the wind, land, and stories of unplanned migration alongside songs about the American experience of loving and losing.

$10 General, $5 Students and seniors