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RoundAntennae Choreographic Mentorship: TALKABOUT

Sign up beginning Wed, Mar 1
TALKABOUT Sat, Apr 15, 2:30PM-6:30PM
ODC/Dance Commons – Studio LP & Argyle, SF
Free

Join KT Nelson and Amara Tabor Smith for an afternoon of choreographic show-and-tell at the ODC/Dance Commons. There are five spots (two-35 minute spots & three-40 minute spots) open for choreographers to show 10-20 minutes worth of material, followed by feedback.

The open spots will be filled on a first come, first serve basis. With sign-up starting on Wed, Mar 1. Please select one of the spots below and include:

  • Your name and/or company name
  • Length of Piece
  • Number of Dancers (if over 2 please select a spot after 4:05pm)
  • Any special technical requirements
  • A second choice for time selection
  • Anything else you would like us to know about you, your work or where you are in your artistic process.

RoundAntennae is sponsoring TALKABOUT. All time and services are donated. RoundAntennae asks for but does not demand a donation to go toward studio rental.

Sat, Apr 15 Schedule
Studio LP – Solo or Duet only (35 minutes each)
2:30-3:05
3:10-3:45

Argyle – Duets or Larger (40 minutes each with 10 in between)
4:05-4:45
4:55-5:35
5:45-6:25

Questions? Please contact: liz@roundantennae.com

roundantennae.com

Practice for Peace: free community yoga class

Sun, Feb 19 & Sun, Mar 5, 9-9:55am
Shawl-Anderson Dance Center, Berkeley

This class is an invitation for all to practice yoga in a safe and welcoming environment. We will practice as unique individuals and as a cohesive community, creating a space for recognition and acceptance of ourselves and each other. The practice will include both movement and stillness, encourage both strength and flexibility and bring awareness to the mind-body connection.  Part of SADC’s Dancers for Dialogue and Action, this class is free and all are welcome. Taught by Lisa Tenorio

Questions? Please contact: jessi@shawl-anderson.org

shawl-anderson.org/dancersfordialogue

Isadora Duncan Dance Workshop

Fri, Apr 21, 10:30am-12:00pm
24 Valley View Ct, Danville
Free

Isadora’s dance gives expression to the soul through natural movement of the body and it’s inspired by nature, greek classical art and music. This workshop includes a warm-up, across the floor and original repertory of Isadora Duncan. All dancers will be given a tunic and scarf to use during class. A short video of Isadora dancing will be shown at the beginning of the workshop. All levels welcome.

Questions? Please contact: 925-820-2750
LoIsadora.com

Learn traditional Bharatanatyam

Sundays 10-11am
Oakland Asian Cultural Center, 388 9 St, Oakland
Free

Taught by Artist-in-Residence at Oakland Asian Cultural Center, Naina Shastri.

Questions? Please contact: Artist-in-Residence Naina Shastri 510-565-6202 or
Oakland Asian Cultural Center 510-637-0455

ushanjali.com

Carnaval San Francisco 2017 Kick-Off: Fat Tuesday

Tue, Feb 28, 6-9pm
Mission District, SF

Kick off the Annual Carnaval San Francisco Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Celebration at 4 venues in the Mission District! Featuring live samba drummers and dancers winding their way through the party, salsa, soca, cumbia, rumba and more. Wear costumes, masks & beads and celebrate Fat Tuesday in true Carnaval San Francisco style!

Questions? Please contact: Rodrigo Durán: R.duran@carnavalsanfrancisco.org

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Alternative Inauguration Day!

Fri, Jan 20, 9am-1pm
Shawl-Anderson Dance Center, Berkeley

Take care of yourself, build community, boycott hate.
DANCE!
Free Adult Dance Classes:

9am Yoga with Juliana Monin
9am Beg I Ballet Barre with Tanya Chianese
10 am Advanced Modern with Mo Miner
10 am Beg III Ballet with Kaori Ogasawara
11:30am Adv Ballet with Wendy Diamond
1pm Int/Adv Modern with Joan Lazarus

No pre-registration, first come, first served.

Join Shawl-Anderson Dance Center as it launches DANCERS FOR DIALOGUE AND ACTION, a new program aimed at engaging in community, connecting arts with activism, opposing hate, and effecting positive social change in the Bay Area.

Questions? Please contact: jessi@shawl-anderson.org

shawl-anderson.org

DanceHackDay

Sat, Dec 10
Workshops 9am-6pm, Free
Showing 8pm, $10
CounterPulse, SF

Kinetech Arts in partnership with CounterPulse presents DanceHackDay. This annual event brings together performers and developers to inspire one another and experiment with movement and emerging technologies. This is an opportunity to fuse movement with cutting-edge technologies and spark unconventional applications of new and existing tools. The event culminates with a presentation of developed prototypes.

Register: eventbrite.com
Tickets: counterpulse.secure.force.com

dancehack.org

BANDALOOP: Dances from Thin Air

Thu, Dec 1, 8:00pm
The Great Wall of Oakland
West Grand Ave & Broadway, Oakland

Vertical dance company BANDALOOP presents Dances from Thin Air, a multi-media evening of vertical dance and film of the company’s recent mountain dances.

For one night only, BANDALOOP will light up the Great Wall of Oakland with its dynamic vertical dance. The award-winning short film SHIFT, shot at the Yosemite National Park and recent footage of the new work Coyote Waltzes, filmed as part of the National Park Service Centennial will frame the performance. Bringing wild space to urban place, Dances from Thin Air shares the mountain heart of BANDALOOP’s artistry.

Free or Limited Preferred Seating $20: eventbrite.com

Questions? Please contact: amanda@bandaloop.org

bandaloop.org

An Introduction to: Email$ = Donor$! How to Use Facebook and Twitter to Grow Your List of Donors

Tue, Nov 1, 3pm EDT
Duration: 45 min
Presenter: John Haydon

In this free nonprofit introduction webinar to Email$ = Donor$, nonprofit marketing expert John Haydon will discuss 6 steps to attract new supporters using Facebook and Twitter:

1: Create a compelling offer that attracts supporters
2: Setup your email marketing software
3: Design your campaign landing pages
4: Setup up Facebook and Twitter for better list building
5: Create social media content to promote your offer
6: Synchronize, schedule and promote social media posts

If You’re Unable to Attend the Live Webinar You Will Still Have Access to the Webinar Recording & Slides

charityhowto.com

44 Gough St, Suite 201
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 920-9181 phone
(415) 920-9173 fax