DANCE COMMUNITY EVENTS
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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
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
The Nevada Arts Council Artist Recruitment
The NAC is currently recruiting for their new combined artists’ roster.
Artists interested in participating as a folklorist/performer/educator need not be Nevada residents, but must be willing to travel to and within Nevada to present educational programs.
More info: nac.nevadaculture.org
Halloween in San Jose Japantown with San Jose Taiko
Join San Jose Taiko for their performance to kick-off the 12th annual Halloween in San Jose Japantown.
Friday, October 31st @ 5 pm
Fellowship Hall of Wesley United Methodist Church, San Jose
Ia 'Oe E Ka La Hula Festival
Ia 'Oe E Ka La Hula Festival & Competition is the oldest hula festival held outside
of the State of Hawai'i. The festival and competition celebrates Hawaiian culture
and traditions through solo and group hula competitions, arts and crafts, and food,
which is vital to sharing the traditions, values and art of hula with the world.
Sassafras Spectacular: An Evening of Belly Dance with Lisa Zahiya
Featuring Lisa Zahiya and other stars of the Bay Area. Performance opportunities available for workshop attendees.
UPAJ Improvise, a film featuring Pandit Chitresh Das and Jason Samuels Smith
An unlikely friendship develops between the master of precision, Indian kathak dancer Chitresh Das, and freestyler Jason Samuels Smith, African American tap dancer in this magical collaboration captured on film. Followed by a live performance by the artists on the occasion of Pt. Chitresh Das’ 70th birthday.
Saturday, November 8th @ 4 pm
Castro Theater, San Francisco
Tickets and info: http://www.thirdi.org/event/upaj-improvise/
Theatre Flamenco presents Solo Flamenco for their 48th Home Season
Featuring guests artists from Spain, guitarist Jose Luis Rodriguez, singers Ismael Fernandez and Jose Mendez and dancers Manuela Rios, Alfonso Losa, Cristina Hall, and Carola Zertuche.
Saturday, November 8th @ 8 pm
Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts
Tickets by phone: 650.903.6000
Online tickets: http://www.mountainview.gov/mvcpa/mvcpa.html
Saturday, November 15th @ 8 pm
November 16th @ 2 pm and 7 pm
Cowell Theatre, Fort Mason, San Francisco
Tickets on sale online: http://bit.ly/1zeGy5N or soloflamenco.brownpapertickets.com/
* Gala Tickets include pre and post-show festivities.
16th Annual 2014 San Francisco International Hip Hop DanceFest
The San Francisco International Hip Hop DanceFest celebrates its “Sweet 16th” year by
bringing a stunning line up of dance companies from all over the world.
Program A--November 14th @ 8 pm and November 16th @ 7 pm
Program B--November 15th @ 8 pm and November 16th @ 12 noon
Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco
Tickets: http://www.cityboxoffice.com/eventperformances.asp?evt=1964 or 415.563.6504
America's Got Bollywood
Mona Khan Company's highly acclaimed dance troupe, fabulous instructors, emerging performers, and students will mesmerize you with an incredible display of talent.
Saturday, November 15th @ 1 pm and 5 pm
Sunday, November 16th @ 1 pm and 5 pm
Performing Arts Center at Chabot College
25555 Hesperian Blvd., Hayward
Tickets and info: http://monakhancompany.com/fallshow2014.html
Maség presented by Kularts
|A magical tale of power, intrigue and witchcraft, told through the original dance,choreography, and music of the Philippines.
Saturday, November 15th @ 8 pm
Sunday, November 16th @ 3 pm
The Brava Theater
Arjuna - A Warrior's Tale presented by Abhinaya Dance Company of San Jose
From the ancient Indian epic Mahabharata, the story of the heroic archer Arjuna’s life and struggles.
Saturday, November 15th @ 7 pm
Sunday, November 16th @ 4 pm
1700 Alum Rock Avenue, San Jose
Explosion Cubana: Una Noche Tropical presented by Cuba Caribe and Dance Mission Theater
An evening of Cuban cabaret in the spirit of Havana's Tropicana nightclub, complete with dinner and a show, featuring Alayo Dance Company and guest artists. November 21st - December 6th. Friday, Saturday and Sunday @ 7:30 pm
(Please arrive by 7:15pm, no show December 7th)
Dance Mission Theater, 3316 24th Street, SF 94110
Tickets in advance: $45 opening weekend only; After that $60
Tickets at the door: $50 opening weekend only; After that $65
Tickets online at brownpapertickets.com
3rd Annual Nutcracker Pińata presented by EBCPCA and Ballet Folklórico Compańia Mexico Danza
The classical ballet is transformed into a modern Mexican folklórico production, with Clara, the main character, traveling through different regions of Mexico.
Saturday, November 22nd @ 7 pm
Mexican Heritage Plaza Theater
1700 Alum Rock Avenue, San Jose
Saturday, November 29th @ 2 pm and 7:30 pm
San Leandro Performing Arts Center
2200 Bancroft Avenue, San Leandro
Adults $20/Children under 12 years $10
Ballet Folklorico Netzahualcoyotl present Kids Dancing for Kids
An event to promote awareness in the community about the medical needs of the children receiving treatment at the Oakland Children’s Hospital and Research Center (OCHRC).
Sunday, November 23rd @ 3 pm
Osher Marin JCC
200 N. San Pedro Road, San Rafael
Yaelisa & Caminos Flamenos present Canciones
The revival of Canciones features flamenco dance set to traditional and popular songs.
Saturday, November 29th @ 8 pm
Sunday, November 30th @ 3 pm
Cowell Theater at Fort Mason Center, San Francisco
Tickets: $20-$75 brownpapertickets.com/
Live Music Student Night
Monica and her students perform to live Arabic music with Al'Azifoon, plus Mark Bell
and Ling Shien of Helm. It is not to early to start thinking about the songs you want
to dance to. Sign up in class if you want to perform! We'll figure out carpools from SF.
Great Dickens Christmas Fair
Monica will perform Ouled Nail (from Algeria) with troupe Danse Maghreb and musicians.