Category: Performance

All sorts of performances – dance, theatre, lectures

San Francisco Ballet: Robbins

San Francisco Ballet: SF. Opera House Robbins: Ballet and Broadway March 20-March 25, 2018 The several facets of Jerome Robbins I spent an unusual day at the Opera House. In the afternoon the company was rehearsing the evening’s program with…

Oakland Ballet “Jangala”

Oakland Ballet Company “Jangala” March 10,13,16, 17, 2018 Skyline HS, Oakland (Other sites; Castro Valley HS, San Leandro HS) Indian Dance: Bharatanatyam and the Oakland Ballet Graham Lustig, Artistic Director of the Oakland Ballet, grew up in London and learned…

Wayne McGregor "Autobiography"

Company Wayne McGregor “Autobiography” YBCA San Francisco March 8-10, 2018 Contemporary Dance The performance of Company Wayne McGregor’s “Autobiography” demands that we look at contemporary dance, its vocabulary, its technical and theatrical effects, its motivation and of course, its performances.…

Eva Yerbabuena

Eva Yerbabuena Company Cal Performances: Zellerbach Hall UC Berkeley March7, 2018 8 PM Ay! Eva Yerbabuena is a one woman powerhouse dancer. She brings to Flamenco a dramatic skill not usual in the folk tradition of Flamenco, at least not…

Liss Fain Dance

Liss Fain Dance “I Don’t Know and Never Will “ ODC Theater, San Francisco March 1-3, 2018 Liss Fain’s work for “I Don’t Know…” is a collaborative effort with the dancers who “merged their voices with mine.” She began the…

Borderline

Company Wang Ramirez “Borderline” Cal Performances Zellerbach Hall Sunday February 25, 2018 “Soaring” “Borderline” is an international enterprise with support from institutes and theaters in France and Germany. Honji Wang, dancer, choreographer and artistic director, was born and raised in Germany…

Robert Moses’ Kin 2018

Robert Moses’ Kin’s 23rd Season “Bootstrap Tales” February 23-25, 2018 Yerba Buena Center, SF The Bootstrap Program “..is RMK’s initiative to engage foster youth in the performing arts.” Although only the second half of this “Bootstrap Tales” program is inspired…