Dancers
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Wed Oct 18, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Stephens Hall
Julia Fawcett examines the stages, pages, and streets of eighteenth-century London as England's first modern celebrities performed their own strange and spectacular self-representations.
Wed Oct 18, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Christopher Herold and Nina Ball, director and designer for the fall 2017 TDPS production of Mary Zimmerman’s Metamorphoses, will explore upon their process and decisions in bringing this work of literature to the stage-- how they visualized Zimmerman’s fantastic world where the human and the divine collide and where actors perform in a large pool of water. Biography
Wed Oct 18, 2017 3:00 PM
Morrison Hall
3-4:30, Morrison 125 (unless otherwise noted) Free and open to the public Anthony Cheung (b. 1982, San Francisco) is a composer and pianist. His output ranges from solo to orchestral works, occasionally with electronics. His music has been commissioned by leading groups such as the Ensemble Modern, Ensemble Intercontemporain, New York Philharmonic, Cleveland Orchestra, Frankfurt Radio...
Wed Oct 18, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Dwinelle Hall
It’s Cantonese meets culture shock the day Laura arrives in Hong Kong. But that’s okay for this ABC (American-Born-Chinese) because when dinner with a local friend turns into a mad dash about town, Laura’s game on for anything: from black pepper steak set meals to dancing with drunken bankers and a Canadian who may (or may not) be a Gurkha. Tourist Trap: A play for the hopeless adventurer in all...
Wed Oct 18, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Doe Library
What moves us, writes us, and undoes us? Rawls reflects on his research-based practice of interrogating the matter of marked bodies and the tools of language. Reflecting on his current collaboration with poet Claudia Rankine, and his practices in multiple media, Rawls speculates on the social and aesthetic dimensions of how a racial imaginary operates in his choreographic work.
Wed Oct 18, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Doe Library
What moves us, writes us, and undoes us? Rawls reflects on his research-based practice of interrogating the matter of marked bodies and the tools of language. Reflecting on his current collaboration with poet Claudia Rankine, and his practices in multiple media, Rawls speculates on the social and aesthetic dimensions of how a racial imaginary operates in his choreographic work.
Wed Oct 18, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wheeler Hall
Event description: Author Chris Kraus will be reading from and discussing her new book, "After Kathy Acker," with author Dodie Bellamy.
Wed Oct 18, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Moses Hall
An immersive art exhibit based on Nietzsche's will to power. Set in haunted house format. Free and open to students, faculty, staff, and members of the community.
Wed Oct 18, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Wurster Hall
WED, OCT 18, 6:30pm. Martyn Dade-Robertson
Wed Oct 18, 2017 7:00 PM
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
A rare visit by the Argentine filmmaker Claudio Caldini, whose Super 8 and regular 8mm films are “eternal, dematerialized, and transcendent” (Pablo Marin).