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Free performance featuring Melissa Cruz dancer, Jason McGuire "El Rubio" on guitar, and Jose Cortes vocals.
Second and Fourth Wednesday of each month @ 10pm
Dunya Wine Bar, SF
Info: www.dunyasf.com or 415.400.5770
Milonga at The Verdi Club
Every Thursday @ 7pm
Live Flamenco every second Saturday night of each month
Featuring Misión Flamenca Second Saturday of each month @ 7:30pm
Bissap Baobab Village
3372 19th Street @ Mission Street, San Francisco
Rotunda Series at San Francisco City Hall
Wednesday, December 11th, noon
Join World Arts West and Dancers' Group as we honor
Pampa Cortés on December 11th, which will be be declared
"Pampa Cortés Day" by proclamation of the City of San Francisco and
Mayor Ed Lee. There will be a special presentation to Pampa including a special
proclamation from the Mayor's office, followed by a dance presentation in his
honor. *Please note: This event replaces the Rotunda Dance
Series performance that was originally scheduled for December 6.
2014 Malonga Casquelourd Lifetime Achievement Honoree: Pampa
This honor was presented to Mr. Cortés on Thursday,
December 5, 2013 by Julie Mushet, Executive Director, World Arts West at the
Benefit Milonga hosted at the Verdi Club Milonga, San Francisco. The early
presentation is due to Mr. Cortés' illness.
Slavic Choral Christmas Concert
Featuring Lowiczanie Polish Choir, Lowiczanie Folk Band, Ukrainian Bay Area Carolers, Bulgarian Koledar Group, Hungarian Folk Singing Circle, Dalyte Kodzis, Lilla Serlegi, Ivan Vuksanovic. Breathtakingly costumed East-central and Balkan community-based choruses perform a rich tapestry of ethnic carols and seasonal music. Together with professional musicians, they evoke a sense of timelessness as they highlight a wealth of traditions and instruments. Concert concludes with an audience sing-along. Handmade gifts and homemade foods in the "market".
Friday, December 13th @ 7:30pm
Church of the Nativity
240 Fell Street, SF
Tickets advance or at door $18/$18 general or $10/$12 students includes one complimentary mulled cider or wine. Children under seven years free.
Online tickets www.brownpapertickets.com/event/519381
More info: http://www.polishfolk.org/
An Afternoon of Indian Classical Dance presented by Yuva Bharati and Guru Shradha
A fundraiser for Cyclone Phailin Relief showcasing 15 Indian classical dance schools/solo dancers in Bharatanatyam, Kuchipudi, Odissi, Kathak, and Mohiniattam.
Saturday, December 14th from 2pm-6pm
Jain Temple Auditorium
722 South Main Street, Milpitas
Tickets and info: www.yuvabharati.org or firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Fiestas Navideńas featuring Ballet Folklórico Costa de Oro
The Ballet Folklorico Costa de Oro presents this exciting Ballet Folklórico performance that features a cast of 50 dancers of all ages, from 4 years old to adult. The performance takes you on a musical journey through the traditions of the Mexican Christmas and showcases the dances of the various states of Mexico, all done in traditional dress. This is the perfect holiday entertainment for the whole family.
Saturday, December 14th @ 3pm and 7pm
Sunday, December 15th @ 3pm
Tickets: $20 advance, seniors and children $17 advance or $25/$20 at the door
Tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/511637 or 510.397.1980
San Leandro Performing Arts Center
2250 Bancroft Avenue, San Leandro
Winter Carnaval with Fogo Na Roupa Performing Company
Come warm up and celebrate the season with Fogo Na Roupa at El Rio in San Francisco. Dance, drink, eat, and dance some more at Fogo's Winter Carnaval celebration, which will feature a live bateria, a dance floorshow, and more.
Saturday, December 14 from 5-9pm
El Rio, 3158 Mission St, San Francisco
Ballet Folklórico Mexican de Carlos Moreno and Youart San Jose
present Navidad en Mexico
Experience Christmas in Mexico through music, song, and dance with special performances by Mariachi Colima de Javier Magallon and Gabriela Sepulveda.
Friday, December 20th @ 8pm
Saturday, December 21st @ 2pm and 8pm
Sunday, December 22nd @ 2pm
Tickets: $15 (Friday only), $20, $30, $40
School of Arts and Culture at the Mexican Heritage Plaza
1700 Alum Rock Avenue, San Jose
Tickets and info: www.youartsanjose.org or 408.469.2825