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FREEdom DANCEfest

Fri, Mar 17, 7:30pm
Cowell Theater at Fort Mason
Landmark Building A, SF
Free

Dance Repertory proudly presents an array of the Bay Area’s newest dance works by talented and up-and-coming artists. We offer this FREE DANCE opportunity so developing artists can bring their unique visions to life for you on the prestigious Cowell stage. Join us as we combine our audiences and voices to speak new volumes through the art of movement.

Questions? Please contact Francesca Dominguez Butler: (707) 331-0716

dancerepertory.org

End of Winter Dance Celebration

Sun, Mar 26, 3-4:30pm
The Sequoias in the Auditorium, 1400 Geary St, SF
Free

Kathy Mata Ballet presents classical and contemporary works, performed with live accompaniment. Company members and guests will be performing many different dance styles including musical theater, contemporary, tap and much more. Come and enjoy this great afternoon of dance. Special Guests: Hot to Go Tap and George and Lee Musical Theater

Questions? Please contact: Kathy Mata 415-756-0591

kathymataballet.org

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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