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Flamenco Wednesdays
Free performance featuring Melissa Cruz dancer, Jason McGuire "El Rubio" on guitar, and Jose Cortes vocals.

Second and Fourth Wednesday of each month @ 10pm
Dunya Wine Bar, SF
Info: www.dunyasf.com or 415.400.5770

Milonga at The Verdi Club

Every Thursday @ 7pm

Info: http://tangozarry.com/verdiclub/


Live Flamenco every second Saturday night of each month
Featuring Misión Flamenca
 
Second Saturday of each month @ 7:30 pm
Bissap Baobab Village
3372 19th Street @ Mission Street, San Francisco
$15 cover
Info: www.misionflamenca.com/

Carolina Lugo's & Carole Acuna's Ballet Flamenco
Don't miss this opportunity to experience high energy and passion for the art of Flamenco with this Mother-Daughter duo.

Saturdays and Sundays, January 17th - February 28th
Pena Pachamama, 1640 Powell St, San Francisco
Tickets and info: http://brownpapertickets.com/


2015 Russian Festival
The 27th Annual Russian-American Celebration of food, dance, music, and art! Enjoy the traditions of old Russia. "Say 'DA' for a day!"

Friday to Sunday January 30th to February 1st
Russian Center of San Francisco, 2460 Sutter St.
Info: russiancentersf.com


Element of Rhythm: Drums of Asia
Elements of Rhythm: Drums of Asia” is a unique family-friendly event that will include performances by five world-class performing groups representing countries from throughout Asia, including Kyoungil Ong of Korean Traditional Performing Arts Center of San Francisco Bay Area.  

Saturday January 31 @ 4 pm, VIP reception 2:30-3:30pm. 
Oakland Asian Cultural Center
388 Ninth Street, Suite 290, Oakland
General admission tickets $10, seniors and youth $8 (tickets also available at the door)
VIP tickets $30 (includes reception and reserved seating)
Tickets: http://www.eventbrite.com/
Info: www.oacc.cc


Hula in San Francisco
Join Na Kumu Hula Kawika Alfiche, Rick No'eau Smith, and Mahealani Uchiyama as they present and entertaining and interesting timeline of Hula in San Francisco from its beginnings to today.

Tuesday, February 3rd @ 7 pm
Halau O Keikiali'i at SSF Womens Center, 470 Grand Ave
South San Francisco
Tickets and info: http://us1.campaign-archive1.com/

America's Got Talent Open Auditions
Any age. Any talent. Any dream. Season 10 open auditions are in the Bay Area!

Saturday, February 7th
Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara
Info: www.agtauditions.com


Las Bomberas de La Bahia
Come celebrate love, life, and liberation with the intoxicating rhythms of Puerto Rico
and Las Bomberas de la Bahia. With special guests: Viento Callejero and Maria Jose Montijo

Saturday, February 7th @ 9 pm
Brick & Mortar Music Hall, 1710 Mission St, San Francisco
Tickets and info: http://brickandmortarmusic.com/
https://www.facebook.com/events/

Middle Eastern Treasures Concert and Feast
Music, singing, and dance featuring Georges Lammam and Gabriel Navia with Arabic Flamenco Fusion music, Mehr ensemble, Hannah Romanowsky joined by Romanza dancers, and Mozaik.

Sunday, February 8th @ 2 pm
Elks Lodge, 2555 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda
Fee and info: https://www.facebook.com/events


Mahealani Uchiyama in Concert
 Join Hawai'I Music Award Winner Mahealani Uchiyama for an eclectic evening of island music and dance. Featuring Ashley Wai'olu Moore, Hugh Humphrey and the dancers and drummers of Halau KaUaTuahine.

Sunday, February 8th @ 7 pm
Ashkenaz 1317 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley
Tickets and info:http://ashkenaz.com/
 http://www.centerforinternationaldance.org/


Māhealani Uchiyama at Books Inc. Alameda
An event celebrating the release of the Haumāna Hula Handbook by Māhealani Uchiyama. Kumu Māhealani and her dancers will share hula and songs of Hawaiʻi interspersed with cultural information about this ancient art form.

Saturday, February 14th @ 5 pm
Books Inc. in Alameda
1344 Park St, Alameda, California 94501
Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/

37th Annual San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival Season Launch
Celebrate the centennial of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition with the launch of the Rotunda Dance Series on the anniversary of the opening of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition. Performances by Gamelan Sekar Jaya, Margaret Jenkins Dance Company, and traditional Swedish folk dance.

Friday, February 20th @ 12 pm
Free
City Hall Rotunda, San Francisco
Additional info: http://dancersgroup.org/
http://www.ppie100.org/
http://dancersgroup.org/presents/rotunda/

"Johnny's Journey"~South African Experience
Join Jikelele Dance Theater in celebrating Black History Month. Special guest appearance by Vukani Mawethu Choir.

Saturday, February 21st @ 8 pm
Sunday, February 22nd @ 3 pm

Laney College, 900 Fallon St, Oakland
Tickets and info: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/

Pena Carnavalera Internacional
Bolivia Corazon De America is hosting a fundraiser with great food, guest performers, children's costume context, raffle and more!

Sunday, February 22nd @ 12 pm
The State Room 306 Baden Ave, South San Francisco
Tickets and info: https://www.facebook.com/events/

Sahanartana, "Dancing Together"
Guru Shradha presents an afternoon of Indian classical dance featuring only collaborations between Odissia and five other Indian classical dance styles: Bharatanatyam, Kathak, Kuchipudi, Manipuri, and Mohiniattam.

Saturday, February 28th @ 4 pm
Cubberley Theater, Palo Alto
Tickets and info: http://sahanartana.brownpapertickets.com/

Buika
Two-time Latin Grammy nominee in 2008, Buika comes to the Bay Area; singing mostly in Spanish, but she says "...something in the atmosphere tells me
they understand the words I am singing."

Saturday, February 28th @ 8 pm
CIIS Public Programs & Performances, 275 Hayes St. San Francisco
Tickets and info: http://www.cityboxoffice.com/
http://www.ciis.edu/Public_Programs/
Shiva
Pandit Chitresh Das' new work immerses the audience in the depth and breadth of this mystical entity, examining the balance between destruction and creation

Saturday, March 28th @ 8 pm
Sunday, March 29th @ 3 pm

Zellerbach Hall, Berkeley
Tickets and info: http://calperformances.org/performances