All sorts of performances – dance, theatre, lectures

ODC Summer Sampler

ODC dance presents Summer Sampler July 27, 2018 ODC Theater SF Dancing 10 Choreography ? The dancers of the ODC company are brilliant. They execute the various movements with great skill, rhythmic accuracy and amazing contact with one another. They…

“King of Cuba”- Central Works

Central Works Julia Morgan City Club Berkeley, CA July 21, 2018 A serious comedy Cristina Garcia’s novel “King of Cuba” deals with “the intransigencies on both sides of the political divide”(Garcia’s note)…the dictator of Cuba and his exiled enemies. Goya…

SF Ethnic Dance Festival

SF Opera House: July 14, 2018 “Uniting US through Dance” The SF Ethnic Dance Festival is celebrating its 40th year using the title above and staging an elaborate series of performances at the Opera House and at SF City Hall,…

“Sketch 8” Origin Stories

Amy Seiwert’s “IMAGERY” June 30, 2018 ODC Theater,  San Francisco Contemporary Innovation It’s clear now, to any watchful dance viewer, that the lines between ballet and contemporary (used to be called ‘modern’) dance are blended and blurred. As I write,…

SF Dance Works 2018

SF Dance Works 2018 Cowell Theater, Fort Mason SF June 10, 2018 Range of Motion Except for the process of getting there on a fine Sunday afternoon, when the Food Fair is on, Fort Mason is lively with many other…

Ambiguous Dance

“Ambiguous Dance” SF International Arts Festival 2018 Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center May 31, 2018. 8 PM “Rhythm of Motion” Ambiguous Dance from South Korea introduces itself with the following blurb: “Rhythm of Motion expresses the modern Korean man who…