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May 2017
$10 - $20

RAW presents Blue Scorpion Dance Theater, No Strings Attached Dance Company, and For Change Dance Collective

May 31 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
SAFEhouse Arts, 1 Grove St.
San Francisco, 94102 United States
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No Strings Attached Dance Company presents Womb-Bat vs. Wombat. For Change Dance Collective presents Stories from Villa Catalina, movement vignettes based on the lived stories of a community that has survived disaster and death, in order to create it's own beauty. Blue Scorpion Dance Theater presents Small Plates. Sponsored by RAW (resident artist workshop), a residency program of SAFEhouse for the Performing Arts. Wed-Thu, May 31-Jun 1, 8p, $10-20. safehousearts.org Photo by Douglas Berry

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June 2017
$10 - $20

RAW presents Blue Scorpion Dance Theater, No Strings Attached Dance Company, and For Change Dance Collective

June 1 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
SAFEhouse Arts, 1 Grove St.
San Francisco, 94102 United States
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No Strings Attached Dance Company presents Womb-Bat vs. Wombat. For Change Dance Collective presents Stories from Villa Catalina, movement vignettes based on the lived stories of a community that has survived disaster and death, in order to create it's own beauty. Blue Scorpion Dance Theater presents Small Plates. Sponsored by RAW (resident artist workshop), a residency program of SAFEhouse for the Performing Arts. Wed-Thu, May 31-Jun 1, 8p, $10-20. safehousearts.org Photo by Douglas Berry

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$20 - $50

Precarious

June 1 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on an unspecified date at 4:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 4:30pm

CounterPulse, 80 Turk St
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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Hope Mohr Dance marks its 10th Anniversary with the premiere of Precarious, a movement poem inspired by a creative process at the last industrial blacksmith shop in San Francisco. Precarious begins with a labor history walking tour (4:30pm) and culminates in a theatrical event at CounterPulse. Please note: the walking tour will be Friday and Saturday only. Thu, Jun 1, 4:30p & Fri-Sat, Jun 2-3, 8p, $20-50. Photo by Margo Moritz. 

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Free

The Right to be Believed

June 1 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
UC Hastings College of the Law, 333 Golden Gate Ave
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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The Right to be Believed is a site specific dance that explores the right to be believed for women. This site specific dance explores the lack of credibility for women that is simultaneously both a legal, social and economic problem. The Right to be Believed will use flight, inversion and a defiance of gravity to subvert limitations, to delight in the body despite unjust constraints, and to claim public space as a proving ground for women. Thu-Sat, May 25-27 &…

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$11 - $50

A Room (Of Our Own)

June 1 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on an unspecified date at 9:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 2:00pm

Firehouse, Fort Mason Center, 2 Marina Blvd.
San Francisco, CA 94123 United States
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A Room (Of Our Own) is a live performance where movement, film and art collaborate on the subject of what it means to be a female. With nods to Virginia Woolf and Gloria Steinem, this new work from choreographer Raisa Punkki and film director Pauliina Punkki, features dancers Mihyun Lee, Meegan Hertensteiner, Raisa Punkki, Fanni Miettinen, plus a cinematic manifestation, “Hahmo,” who insinuates itself into the narrative to observe and interact. Thu, Jun 1, 8:30p, Sat, Jun 3, 9:30p &…

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Free

The Right to be Believed

June 1 @ 9:30 pm - 10:30 pm
UC Hastings College of the Law, 333 Golden Gate Ave
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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The Right to be Believed is a site specific dance that explores the right to be believed for women. This site specific dance explores the lack of credibility for women that is simultaneously both a legal, social and economic problem. The Right to be Believed will use flight, inversion and a defiance of gravity to subvert limitations, to delight in the body despite unjust constraints, and to claim public space as a proving ground for women. Thu-Sat, May 25-27 &…

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$20 - $50

Precarious

June 2 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 4:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 4:30pm

CounterPulse, 80 Turk St
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
+ Google Map

Hope Mohr Dance marks its 10th Anniversary with the premiere of Precarious, a movement poem inspired by a creative process at the last industrial blacksmith shop in San Francisco. Precarious begins with a labor history walking tour (4:30pm) and culminates in a theatrical event at CounterPulse. Please note: the walking tour will be Friday and Saturday only. Thu, Jun 1, 4:30p & Fri-Sat, Jun 2-3, 8p, $20-50. Photo by Margo Moritz. 

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$12 - $20

Last Blue Couch in the Sky

June 2 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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One event on an unspecified date at 7:00pm

One event on an unspecified date at 7:00pm

YBCA Forum, 701 Mission St
San Francisco, CA United States
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Last Blue Couch in the Sky is a two-part dance performance that reveals the cultural erasure witnessed in the South of Market neighborhood of San Francisco. Commissioned by Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and developed in part with neighborhood residents, schools, businesses, and community centers, Last Blue Couch in the Sky is a collaboration involving more than 20 dancers, actors, writers, and musicians. The title references Brian Goggin’s recently dismantled public art installation Defenestration (1997) and will feature Goggin’s…

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$12.50 - $25

In Visible Light

June 2 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on an unspecified date at 2:00pm

Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center, 2 Marina Blvd
San Francisco, CA 94123 United States
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A work for shadow theater, dance, voice, and Balinese gamelan that paints a story of a mythic tyrant whose arrogance poisons the rivers of knowledge, arts and culture, casting the world into chaos. Saraswati, the goddess of arts, language and learning, fights a magnificent battle to restore balance. A collaborative work by artists Larry Reed, Dewa Berata & Emiko Saraswati Susilo. Fri, Jun 2, 8p & Sat, Jun 3, 2p, $12.50-25. Photo by Anggara

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Free

The Right to be Believed

June 2 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
UC Hastings College of the Law, 333 Golden Gate Ave
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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The Right to be Believed is a site specific dance that explores the right to be believed for women. This site specific dance explores the lack of credibility for women that is simultaneously both a legal, social and economic problem. The Right to be Believed will use flight, inversion and a defiance of gravity to subvert limitations, to delight in the body despite unjust constraints, and to claim public space as a proving ground for women. Thu-Sat, May 25-27 &…

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Free

The Right to be Believed

June 2 @ 9:30 pm - 10:30 pm
UC Hastings College of the Law, 333 Golden Gate Ave
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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The Right to be Believed is a site specific dance that explores the right to be believed for women. This site specific dance explores the lack of credibility for women that is simultaneously both a legal, social and economic problem. The Right to be Believed will use flight, inversion and a defiance of gravity to subvert limitations, to delight in the body despite unjust constraints, and to claim public space as a proving ground for women. Thu-Sat, May 25-27 &…

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$12.50 - $25

In Visible Light

June 3 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 2:00pm

Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center, 2 Marina Blvd
San Francisco, CA 94123 United States
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A work for shadow theater, dance, voice, and Balinese gamelan that paints a story of a mythic tyrant whose arrogance poisons the rivers of knowledge, arts and culture, casting the world into chaos. Saraswati, the goddess of arts, language and learning, fights a magnificent battle to restore balance. A collaborative work by artists Larry Reed, Dewa Berata & Emiko Saraswati Susilo. Fri, Jun 2, 8p & Sat, Jun 3, 2p, $12.50-25. Photo by Anggara

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$10 - $20

RAW presents Maureen Whiting Dance

June 3 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
SAFEhouse Arts, 1 Grove St.
San Francisco, 94102 United States
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Bear Writes an Equation about Death with Motoko. Featuring composer Motoko Honda Ezra Dickinson and Maureen Whiting, this dance as an extended equation about death and life giving riotous color, warmth and humor in this live work music and dance that potentially challenge viewers’ notions about death and life. Costume Design by Danielle Blackwell. Sponsored by RAW (resident artist workshop), a residency program of SAFEhouse Arts. Sun, Jun 3, 4p, $10-20. Photo by Hillary Goidell

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$20 - $50

Precarious

June 3 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 4:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 4:30pm

CounterPulse, 80 Turk St
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
+ Google Map

Hope Mohr Dance marks its 10th Anniversary with the premiere of Precarious, a movement poem inspired by a creative process at the last industrial blacksmith shop in San Francisco. Precarious begins with a labor history walking tour (4:30pm) and culminates in a theatrical event at CounterPulse. Please note: the walking tour will be Friday and Saturday only. Thu, Jun 1, 4:30p & Fri-Sat, Jun 2-3, 8p, $20-50. Photo by Margo Moritz. 

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$12.50 - $25

SPIRIT OF BRAZIL 2017- Quebrando Fronteiras (Breaking Borders)

June 3 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on an unspecified date at 2:00pm

Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center, 2 Marina Blvd
San Francisco, CA 94123 United States
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man in white pants jumps mid-air

Spirit of Brazil '17 brings the artistic splendor of Brazil to San Francisco—presenting some of the world’s best folk traditions and artists. Artistic Director, Márcia Treidler will premiere new, choreography derived from a fusion of contemporary and traditional Brazilian music, dance and capoeira. Presented by an international cast, the acrobatic and athletic movements, history and tradition, and heart-thumping rhythms will leave you inspired! Sat, Jun 3, 5p; Sun, Jun 4, 2p; $12.50-25. spiritofbrazil.org Photo by Joseph Smooke

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$12 - $20

Last Blue Couch in the Sky

June 3 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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One event on an unspecified date at 7:00pm

One event on an unspecified date at 7:00pm

YBCA Forum, 701 Mission St
San Francisco, CA United States
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Last Blue Couch in the Sky is a two-part dance performance that reveals the cultural erasure witnessed in the South of Market neighborhood of San Francisco. Commissioned by Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and developed in part with neighborhood residents, schools, businesses, and community centers, Last Blue Couch in the Sky is a collaboration involving more than 20 dancers, actors, writers, and musicians. The title references Brian Goggin’s recently dismantled public art installation Defenestration (1997) and will feature Goggin’s…

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Free

The Right to be Believed

June 3 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
UC Hastings College of the Law, 333 Golden Gate Ave
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
+ Google Map

The Right to be Believed is a site specific dance that explores the right to be believed for women. This site specific dance explores the lack of credibility for women that is simultaneously both a legal, social and economic problem. The Right to be Believed will use flight, inversion and a defiance of gravity to subvert limitations, to delight in the body despite unjust constraints, and to claim public space as a proving ground for women. Thu-Sat, May 25-27 &…

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Free

The Right to be Believed

June 3 @ 9:30 pm - 10:30 pm
UC Hastings College of the Law, 333 Golden Gate Ave
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
+ Google Map

The Right to be Believed is a site specific dance that explores the right to be believed for women. This site specific dance explores the lack of credibility for women that is simultaneously both a legal, social and economic problem. The Right to be Believed will use flight, inversion and a defiance of gravity to subvert limitations, to delight in the body despite unjust constraints, and to claim public space as a proving ground for women. Thu-Sat, May 25-27 &…

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$11 - $50

A Room (Of Our Own)

June 3 @ 9:30 pm - 11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 9:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 2:00pm

Firehouse, Fort Mason Center, 2 Marina Blvd.
San Francisco, CA 94123 United States
+ Google Map

A Room (Of Our Own) is a live performance where movement, film and art collaborate on the subject of what it means to be a female. With nods to Virginia Woolf and Gloria Steinem, this new work from choreographer Raisa Punkki and film director Pauliina Punkki, features dancers Mihyun Lee, Meegan Hertensteiner, Raisa Punkki, Fanni Miettinen, plus a cinematic manifestation, “Hahmo,” who insinuates itself into the narrative to observe and interact. Thu, Jun 1, 8:30p, Sat, Jun 3, 9:30p &…

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$11 - $50

A Room (Of Our Own)

June 4 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 9:30pm

One event on an unspecified date at 2:00pm

Firehouse, Fort Mason Center, 2 Marina Blvd.
San Francisco, CA 94123 United States
+ Google Map

A Room (Of Our Own) is a live performance where movement, film and art collaborate on the subject of what it means to be a female. With nods to Virginia Woolf and Gloria Steinem, this new work from choreographer Raisa Punkki and film director Pauliina Punkki, features dancers Mihyun Lee, Meegan Hertensteiner, Raisa Punkki, Fanni Miettinen, plus a cinematic manifestation, “Hahmo,” who insinuates itself into the narrative to observe and interact. Thu, Jun 1, 8:30p, Sat, Jun 3, 9:30p &…

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$12.50 - $25

SPIRIT OF BRAZIL 2017- Quebrando Fronteiras (Breaking Borders)

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

One event on an unspecified date at 2:00pm

Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center, 2 Marina Blvd
San Francisco, CA 94123 United States
+ Google Map
man in white pants jumps mid-air

Spirit of Brazil '17 brings the artistic splendor of Brazil to San Francisco—presenting some of the world’s best folk traditions and artists. Artistic Director, Márcia Treidler will premiere new, choreography derived from a fusion of contemporary and traditional Brazilian music, dance and capoeira. Presented by an international cast, the acrobatic and athletic movements, history and tradition, and heart-thumping rhythms will leave you inspired! Sat, Jun 3, 5p; Sun, Jun 4, 2p; $12.50-25. spiritofbrazil.org Photo by Joseph Smooke

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$12 - $20

Last Blue Couch in the Sky

June 4 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 7:00pm

One event on an unspecified date at 7:00pm

YBCA Forum, 701 Mission St
San Francisco, CA United States
+ Google Map

Last Blue Couch in the Sky is a two-part dance performance that reveals the cultural erasure witnessed in the South of Market neighborhood of San Francisco. Commissioned by Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and developed in part with neighborhood residents, schools, businesses, and community centers, Last Blue Couch in the Sky is a collaboration involving more than 20 dancers, actors, writers, and musicians. The title references Brian Goggin’s recently dismantled public art installation Defenestration (1997) and will feature Goggin’s…

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Free

Yerba Buena Gardens ChoreoFest – Nina Haft and Company, Embodiment Project, RAWdance

June 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on an unspecified date at 1:00pm

One event on an unspecified date at 1:00pm

Yerba Buena Gardens, 760 Howard St
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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Yerba Buena ChoreoFest highlights the spectacular strength, diversity, and vibrancy of the Bay Area contemporary dance scene through a three-day mini festival of site specific work. Curated by RAWdance’s Co-Artistic Directors Ryan T. Smith and Wendy Rein, the inaugural ChoreoFest will feature nine local companies in three truly special performances throughout the Gardens' lawns and architecture. Fri, Jun 9, 6p & Sat-Sun, Jun 10-11, 1p, Free. Photo courtesy of RAWdance.

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Free

Yerba Buena Gardens ChoreoFest – Nina Haft and Company, Embodiment Project, RAWdance

June 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on an unspecified date at 1:00pm

One event on an unspecified date at 1:00pm

Yerba Buena Gardens, 760 Howard St
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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Yerba Buena ChoreoFest highlights the spectacular strength, diversity, and vibrancy of the Bay Area contemporary dance scene through a three-day mini festival of site specific work. Curated by RAWdance’s Co-Artistic Directors Ryan T. Smith and Wendy Rein, the inaugural ChoreoFest will feature nine local companies in three truly special performances throughout the Gardens' lawns and architecture. Fri, Jun 9, 6p & Sat-Sun, Jun 10-11, 1p, Free. Photo courtesy of RAWdance.

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$25

Randomness of Nothingness

June 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on an unspecified date at 2:30pm

NOHspace, 2840 Mariposa Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
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Randomness of Nothingness, choreographed by Judith Kajiwara, is a Butoh production comprised of two Programs: 1) 3 Women features three deeply personal solos reflecting life influences that have carved the legacies of each woman; 2) Randomness of Nothingness brings awareness--through nine dream-like, often comedic, vignettes--to the absurdity and insanity of life and the urgent need to break free from personal and societal prisons. Sat, Jun 10, 7:30p & Sun, Jun 11, 2:30p, $25. Photo by Judith Kajiwara

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San Francisco, CA 94103
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