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May 2018

BANDALOOP Open Rehearsals

May 22 @ 12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on May 23, 2018 at 12:45pm

One event on May 24, 2018 at 12:45pm

One event on May 25, 2018 at 12:45pm

One event on May 26, 2018 at 12:45pm

Kaiser Convention Center, 10 10th Street
Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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Free
Two performers on the side of a building

BANDALOOP, vertical dance company, and Visit Oakland present a series of open rehearsals and conversations with BANDALOOP artists. 3 shows within 4 hours. Tue-Sat, May 22-26, 12:45pm, FREE. Photo by BANDALOOP.

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BANDALOOP Open Rehearsals

May 23 @ 12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on May 23, 2018 at 12:45pm

One event on May 24, 2018 at 12:45pm

One event on May 25, 2018 at 12:45pm

One event on May 26, 2018 at 12:45pm

Kaiser Convention Center, 10 10th Street
Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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Free
Two performers on the side of a building

BANDALOOP, vertical dance company, and Visit Oakland present a series of open rehearsals and conversations with BANDALOOP artists. 3 shows within 4 hours. Tue-Sat, May 22-26, 12:45pm, FREE. Photo by BANDALOOP.

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RAW presents Earth Child/ Keisha Turner and Alexis Macnab Projects

May 23 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on May 24, 2018 at 8:00pm

SAFEhouse Arts at 145 Eddy Street, 145 Eddy Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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$15 - $20
Dancer lunging

Keisha Turner presents We.Here.Now- She Lives, an episodic performance/ritual project that aims to highlight both the embodied and internalized trauma of white supremacy enacted on Black bodies and Black social structures, as well as Black insistence on surviving and thriving in spite of it. Alexis Macnab Projects presents Home: Exploring stories of exile, transience, migration, and rootlessness; searching for a home within, and without. Wed-Thu, May 23-24, 8pm, $15-20. Photo by Deirdre Visser.

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BANDALOOP Open Rehearsals

May 24 @ 12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on May 23, 2018 at 12:45pm

One event on May 24, 2018 at 12:45pm

One event on May 25, 2018 at 12:45pm

One event on May 26, 2018 at 12:45pm

Kaiser Convention Center, 10 10th Street
Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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Free
Two performers on the side of a building

BANDALOOP, vertical dance company, and Visit Oakland present a series of open rehearsals and conversations with BANDALOOP artists. 3 shows within 4 hours. Tue-Sat, May 22-26, 12:45pm, FREE. Photo by BANDALOOP.

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San Francisco, I Love You!

May 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on May 17, 2018 at 7:30pm

One event on May 24, 2018 at 7:30pm

One event on May 31, 2018 at 7:30pm

One event on June 7, 2018 at 7:30pm

One event on June 14, 2018 at 7:30pm

One event on June 21, 2018 at 7:30pm

One event on June 28, 2018 at 7:30pm

Shelton Theater, 533 Sutter St.
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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$20 - $40
Men in Mexican masks

It's a great time to be in San Francisco. Or is it? Dancers, musicians, actors and filmmakers bring original stories about the changes to our city of love. The multi-talented performers play different characters and are part of the ensemble in this anthology of satirical, comic and dramatic original pieces that range from romantic and idyllic to the gritty and not so pretty. Come early 7:00 for the Happy Hour happening in the Shelton Theater bar. Thursdays, May 10, 17, 24, 31,…

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Smuin Presents “Dance Series 02”

May 24 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on May 25, 2018 at 8:00pm

One event on May 26, 2018 at 8:00pm

One event on May 26, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on May 27, 2018 at 2:00pm

Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St
Mountain View, CA 94041 United States
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$56 - $72
Ballet troupe arching

Smuin presents Dance Series 02, featuring the world premiere of If I Were a Sushi Roll by Val Caniparoli, a cutting-edge piece set to contemporary baroque from Nico Muhly and Teitur; Helen Pickett’s Oasis, returning to dazzle audiences with powerful choreography set to an original score by Emmy award-winning House of Cards composer Jeff Beal; and Amy Seiwert’s Falling Up, an intimate exploration of trust between partners set to Brahms. Thu-Sat, May 24-26, 8pm; Sat-Sun, May 26-27, 2pm, $56-72.  Photo…

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RAW presents Earth Child/ Keisha Turner and Alexis Macnab Projects

May 24 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on May 24, 2018 at 8:00pm

SAFEhouse Arts at 145 Eddy Street, 145 Eddy Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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$15 - $20
Dancer lunging

Keisha Turner presents We.Here.Now- She Lives, an episodic performance/ritual project that aims to highlight both the embodied and internalized trauma of white supremacy enacted on Black bodies and Black social structures, as well as Black insistence on surviving and thriving in spite of it. Alexis Macnab Projects presents Home: Exploring stories of exile, transience, migration, and rootlessness; searching for a home within, and without. Wed-Thu, May 23-24, 8pm, $15-20. Photo by Deirdre Visser.

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BANDALOOP Open Rehearsals

May 25 @ 12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on May 23, 2018 at 12:45pm

One event on May 24, 2018 at 12:45pm

One event on May 25, 2018 at 12:45pm

One event on May 26, 2018 at 12:45pm

Kaiser Convention Center, 10 10th Street
Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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Free
Two performers on the side of a building

BANDALOOP, vertical dance company, and Visit Oakland present a series of open rehearsals and conversations with BANDALOOP artists. 3 shows within 4 hours. Tue-Sat, May 22-26, 12:45pm, FREE. Photo by BANDALOOP.

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Alonzo King LINES Ballet: Training Program Spring Showcase

May 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on May 26, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on May 27, 2018 at 2:00pm

Z Space, 450 Florida St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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$22
Dancers with rope

Join the LINES Ballet Training Program in celebrating a year dedicated to cultivating their artistry and technical acuity. Be moved by these gifted dancers and their stirring performances in new works by faculty artists Gregory Dawson, Arturo Fernandez, David Harvey, Maurya Kerr, and international guest artist Gioconda Barbuto from Canada. Fri-Sat, May 25-26, 7pm; Sun, May 27, 2pm, $22. Photo by Steve Disenhof.

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Smuin Presents “Dance Series 02”

May 25 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on May 25, 2018 at 8:00pm

One event on May 26, 2018 at 8:00pm

One event on May 26, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on May 27, 2018 at 2:00pm

Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St
Mountain View, CA 94041 United States
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$56 - $72
Ballet troupe arching

Smuin presents Dance Series 02, featuring the world premiere of If I Were a Sushi Roll by Val Caniparoli, a cutting-edge piece set to contemporary baroque from Nico Muhly and Teitur; Helen Pickett’s Oasis, returning to dazzle audiences with powerful choreography set to an original score by Emmy award-winning House of Cards composer Jeff Beal; and Amy Seiwert’s Falling Up, an intimate exploration of trust between partners set to Brahms. Thu-Sat, May 24-26, 8pm; Sat-Sun, May 26-27, 2pm, $56-72.  Photo…

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Zero Conditional: Butoh Solos for the 21st Century

May 25 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on May 26, 2018 at 8:00pm

Theatre of Yugen at NOHspace, 2840 Mariposa St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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$20
Dancer has face covered and hands outward

The Community Butoh Teachers of San Francisco -- Molly Barrons, Shoshana Green, Megan Nicely, and Paige Sorvillo -- present an evening of new solo works inspired by butoh practices studied by the participants over the past 20 years. The artists fuse butoh with somatic approaches and experimental choreography to revision butoh in the 21st century. Fri-Sat, May 25-26, 8pm, $20. Photo by Michael Woolsey.

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5xLorca

May 25 @ 9:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Gallery 308 – Fort Mason Center, 2 Marina Blvd
San Francisco, CA 94123
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$15 - $35
Woman shielding her eyes from the light

5 x Lorca (Lorca by 5) is an aleatoric work by five flamenco choreographers based on works by celebrated Spanish poet Federico Garcia Lorca. Through music, dance and poetry we experience the fierce, poetic, sensual, heartbreaking, reflective, chaotic and joyful parts of human experience and are reminded of what unites us. With original choreography by Manuel Gutierrez, Mizuho Sato, Melissa Cruz, Clara Rodriguez and Kerensa DeMars. Fri, May 25, 9:30 pm, $15-35. Photo by Arthur Wilinski.

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Paper Wings III

May 25 @ 9:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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One event on May 26, 2018 at 9:00pm

One event on May 27, 2018 at 8:00pm

Fort Mason-Fire House, 2 Marina Blvd Landmark Building C, Suite 260
San Francisco, CA 94123 United States
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$25
Fabric and masks

The show explores a much needed whimsical journey of life, death, and rebirth through ephemeral images that evoke the passage of time and day, the shifting of the seasons. Using the manipulation of hand crafted materials, textures and exotic sculptural costume interwoven with puppetry, dance and intricate props, her work creates a journey in which movement and stillness meet binding us together as in a web. Fri, May 25, 9:30pm; Sat, May 26, 9pm; Sun, May 27, 8pm, $25. https://youtu.be/oXSwmufy0Ik…

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BANDALOOP Open Rehearsals

May 26 @ 12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on May 23, 2018 at 12:45pm

One event on May 24, 2018 at 12:45pm

One event on May 25, 2018 at 12:45pm

One event on May 26, 2018 at 12:45pm

Kaiser Convention Center, 10 10th Street
Oakland, CA 94607 United States
+ Google Map
Free
Two performers on the side of a building

BANDALOOP, vertical dance company, and Visit Oakland present a series of open rehearsals and conversations with BANDALOOP artists. 3 shows within 4 hours. Tue-Sat, May 22-26, 12:45pm, FREE. Photo by BANDALOOP.

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Smuin Presents “Dance Series 02”

May 26 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on May 25, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on May 26, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on May 26, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on May 27, 2018 at 2:00pm

Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St
Mountain View, CA 94041 United States
+ Google Map
$56 - $72
Ballet troupe arching

Smuin presents Dance Series 02, featuring the world premiere of If I Were a Sushi Roll by Val Caniparoli, a cutting-edge piece set to contemporary baroque from Nico Muhly and Teitur; Helen Pickett’s Oasis, returning to dazzle audiences with powerful choreography set to an original score by Emmy award-winning House of Cards composer Jeff Beal; and Amy Seiwert’s Falling Up, an intimate exploration of trust between partners set to Brahms. Thu-Sat, May 24-26, 8pm; Sat-Sun, May 26-27, 2pm, $56-72.  Photo…

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Samudra Manthan

May 26 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center, 2 Marina Blvd
San Francisco, CA 94123 United States
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$25
Line of Bharatanatyam dancers in plie

Vishwa Shanthi Performing Arts grand operatic production uses the medium of Bharatanatyam, incorporating traditional elements, made more appealing for all ages and cultures and, providing clear English explanations to explore the inner spiritual meaning of this story from ancient texts where the Demigods and Demons, arch-rivals, are in competition for supremacy over the three worlds. Sat, May 26, 3pm, $25. https://vimeo.com/122463884#at=1 Photo by Vishwa Shanthi Performing Arts.

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Weighted Acceptance

May 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fort Mason-Fire House, 2 Marina Blvd Landmark Building C, Suite 260
San Francisco, CA 94123 United States
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$25
Dancer in African Garb crouching

Weighted Acceptance explores the intersectional oppressions faced by People Of Color. This multidisciplinary performance seeks to heal urban communities by deepening the understanding of weights we collectively carry. Weighted Acceptance, offers space to heal through movement and spoken word. Sat, May 26, 6pm, $25. https://youtu.be/G9yVGfNfonY Photo by Wyatt Wong

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Alonzo King LINES Ballet: Training Program Spring Showcase

May 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on May 26, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on May 27, 2018 at 2:00pm

Z Space, 450 Florida St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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$22
Dancers with rope

Join the LINES Ballet Training Program in celebrating a year dedicated to cultivating their artistry and technical acuity. Be moved by these gifted dancers and their stirring performances in new works by faculty artists Gregory Dawson, Arturo Fernandez, David Harvey, Maurya Kerr, and international guest artist Gioconda Barbuto from Canada. Fri-Sat, May 25-26, 7pm; Sun, May 27, 2pm, $22. Photo by Steve Disenhof.

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Bare Bones

May 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Western Sky Studio, 2525 Eighth ST, #14
Berkeley, CA 94710 United States
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$25
Two Dancers being entangled by something that looks like but is not a snake

Bare Bones is a Paufve Dance production, a curated, low-­tech performance series. The 2018 lineup features works-­in-­progress performances by Paufve Dance, Nina Haft & Company, and TESTMASH, a new experiment in choreography facilitated by Jessi Barber and Julie Crothers with choreography by Julie Crothers, Molly-­Rose Williams, Rose Huey, Nina Wu and Courtney Hope (Ragbag Performance Collective). Sat, May 26, 7pm, $25. Photo by Ragbag Performance Collective.

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Smuin Presents “Dance Series 02”

May 26 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on May 25, 2018 at 8:00pm

One event on May 26, 2018 at 8:00pm

One event on May 26, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on May 27, 2018 at 2:00pm

Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St
Mountain View, CA 94041 United States
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$56 - $72
Ballet troupe arching

Smuin presents Dance Series 02, featuring the world premiere of If I Were a Sushi Roll by Val Caniparoli, a cutting-edge piece set to contemporary baroque from Nico Muhly and Teitur; Helen Pickett’s Oasis, returning to dazzle audiences with powerful choreography set to an original score by Emmy award-winning House of Cards composer Jeff Beal; and Amy Seiwert’s Falling Up, an intimate exploration of trust between partners set to Brahms. Thu-Sat, May 24-26, 8pm; Sat-Sun, May 26-27, 2pm, $56-72.  Photo…

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21st Annual Dionysian Festival

May 26 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on May 27, 2018 at 5:00pm

Mary Sano Studio of Duncan Dancing, 245 5th St #314
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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$20 - $25
Four Duncan Dancers shifting weight

Mary Sano Studio of Duncan Dancing presents its 21st annual Dionysian Festival to celebrate the 141st anniversary of Isadora Duncan's birth. Mary Sano and Her Duncan Dancers will perform from the traditional Duncan repertoire as well as Sano's original work. Neo classical pianist Benjamin Akeala Belew and singer/songwriter Tony Chapman both return to perform their original songs and also premiere new work with Mary Sano and Her Duncan Dancers. Sat, May 26, 8pm; Sun, May 27, 5pm, $20-25. Photo by Charles…

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Zero Conditional: Butoh Solos for the 21st Century

May 26 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on May 26, 2018 at 8:00pm

Theatre of Yugen at NOHspace, 2840 Mariposa St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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$20
Dancer has face covered and hands outward

The Community Butoh Teachers of San Francisco -- Molly Barrons, Shoshana Green, Megan Nicely, and Paige Sorvillo -- present an evening of new solo works inspired by butoh practices studied by the participants over the past 20 years. The artists fuse butoh with somatic approaches and experimental choreography to revision butoh in the 21st century. Fri-Sat, May 25-26, 8pm, $20. Photo by Michael Woolsey.

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Paper Wings III

May 26 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on May 26, 2018 at 9:00pm

One event on May 27, 2018 at 8:00pm

Fort Mason-Fire House, 2 Marina Blvd Landmark Building C, Suite 260
San Francisco, CA 94123 United States
+ Google Map
$25
Fabric and masks

The show explores a much needed whimsical journey of life, death, and rebirth through ephemeral images that evoke the passage of time and day, the shifting of the seasons. Using the manipulation of hand crafted materials, textures and exotic sculptural costume interwoven with puppetry, dance and intricate props, her work creates a journey in which movement and stillness meet binding us together as in a web. Fri, May 25, 9:30pm; Sat, May 26, 9pm; Sun, May 27, 8pm, $25. https://youtu.be/oXSwmufy0Ik…

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Smuin Presents “Dance Series 02”

May 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on May 25, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on May 26, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on May 26, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on May 27, 2018 at 2:00pm

Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St
Mountain View, CA 94041 United States
+ Google Map
$56 - $72
Ballet troupe arching

Smuin presents Dance Series 02, featuring the world premiere of If I Were a Sushi Roll by Val Caniparoli, a cutting-edge piece set to contemporary baroque from Nico Muhly and Teitur; Helen Pickett’s Oasis, returning to dazzle audiences with powerful choreography set to an original score by Emmy award-winning House of Cards composer Jeff Beal; and Amy Seiwert’s Falling Up, an intimate exploration of trust between partners set to Brahms. Thu-Sat, May 24-26, 8pm; Sat-Sun, May 26-27, 2pm, $56-72.  Photo…

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Alonzo King LINES Ballet: Training Program Spring Showcase

May 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on May 26, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on May 27, 2018 at 2:00pm

Z Space, 450 Florida St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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$22
Dancers with rope

Join the LINES Ballet Training Program in celebrating a year dedicated to cultivating their artistry and technical acuity. Be moved by these gifted dancers and their stirring performances in new works by faculty artists Gregory Dawson, Arturo Fernandez, David Harvey, Maurya Kerr, and international guest artist Gioconda Barbuto from Canada. Fri-Sat, May 25-26, 7pm; Sun, May 27, 2pm, $22. Photo by Steve Disenhof.

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