Dancers
UC Berkeley hosts hundreds of lectures, workshops, performances, tours, and exhibitions featuring talented students, faculty, and visiting artists, designer and scholars each week. Events are open to the campus community and general public. Explore our arts and design feed from the main UC Berkeley Campus Events calendar.
Thu Dec 06, 2018 12:10 PM - 12:50 PM
Doe Library
Lunch Poems presents Mary Jo Bang.
Thu Dec 06, 2018 2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Wurster Hall
THU, DEC 6, 2-6:30pm. Students in ARCH 203 will be exhibiting their work and presenting their projects to faculty and guest critics.
Thu Dec 06, 2018 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Zellerbach Hall
In response to the presidential inauguration of 2017, saxophonist and NEA Jazz Master Charles Lloyd and his band The Marvels joined with folk-rock pioneer Lucinda Williams to release a rendition of Bob Dylan’s protest song “Masters of War.” The success of that single has led to a new collaboration and Blue Note album, Vanished Gardens, released in June 2018, that adds Williams’ distinctive voice...
Fri Dec 07, 2018 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Zellerbach Playhouse
In this multisensory work, choreographer Pavel Zustiak and his Palissimo Company ask, “Where do we find beauty today, and does it need our defense?” Zustiak creates an immersive visual experience for Custodians of Beauty, combining movement with imagery, light, and sound in response to a 2009 speech by Pope Benedict XVI, reminding artists of their responsibilities as “custodians of beauty in the...
Fri Dec 07, 2018 8:00 PM
Hertz Concert Hall
David Milnes, music director STRAVINSKY Rite of Spring RACHMANINOFF Symphony No. 2 Established in 1923, the UC Berkeley Symphony Orchestra is the oldest performing arts ensemble in the University of California system. Throughout its long history, the orchestra has provided students and other members of the campus community with the opportunity to expand their musical talents, while at the...
Sat Dec 08, 2018 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Hearst Museum of Anthropology
Guided by artist Shirin Towfiq, decorate your own quilt patches with drawings and personal messages for a bigger communal quilt that will address issues of identity and double consciousness. This workshop is held alongside the current exhibit, Face to Face: Looking at Objects That Look at You, and is free with museum admission. Shirin Towfiq received her BA in Practice of Art from University...
Sat Dec 08, 2018 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Zellerbach Playhouse
In this multisensory work, choreographer Pavel Zustiak and his Palissimo Company ask, “Where do we find beauty today, and does it need our defense?” Zustiak creates an immersive visual experience for Custodians of Beauty, combining movement with imagery, light, and sound in response to a 2009 speech by Pope Benedict XVI, reminding artists of their responsibilities as “custodians of beauty in the...
Sun Dec 09, 2018 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Hearst Museum of Anthropology
Join in on this month's Family Workshop at the Hearst Museum! Make your own wrapping paper for the holidays and learn about the traditional techniques of block printing. This is a drop-in workshop for all ages. Bring the whole family for this activity included free with museum admission. Find out more about events at the Hearst Museum by going to hearstmuseum.berkeley.edu/events. Photo:...
Sun Dec 09, 2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
UC Botanical Garden
Come enjoy the holidays at the Garden with our fun and festive room filled with botanical craft stations. You can create a host of gifts and decorations for yourself and family for the holidays. You can make mini wreaths, nature filled globes, ornaments, botanical cards and gift tags, and more! We'll also have seasonal drinks and nibbles.
Sun Dec 09, 2018 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Zellerbach Playhouse
In this multisensory work, choreographer Pavel Zustiak and his Palissimo Company ask, “Where do we find beauty today, and does it need our defense?” Zustiak creates an immersive visual experience for Custodians of Beauty, combining movement with imagery, light, and sound in response to a 2009 speech by Pope Benedict XVI, reminding artists of their responsibilities as “custodians of beauty in the...