29: WOMEN’S WORK: SAMANTHA BLANCHARD AND ALYSSA WILMOT
Dancer Samantha Blanchard offers an except
from her one-woman show “Renee: The Autobiography of
a Schizophrenic Woman” and Alyssa Wilmot presents two
collaborative works, “Seven Years Bad Luck” and “The
Location of You” on a program with theater works by
Susan Evans and Margery Kreitman.
July 29, 8pm, Venue 9, 252 9th St., San Francisco, (415)
JUL 31-AUG 2: CAFÉ DE LA PAZ
This East Bay flamenco supper club celebrates its tenth
anniversary with performances by Yaelisa and Caminos
Flamencos. Enjoy Latin American cuisine along with acclaimed
Spanish singers Antonio Malena and Manuel de la Malena.
The second show each evening is dinner-optional.
Jul. 31-Aug. 2, dinner show seating begins 6pm with
performance at 8pm, late show begins seating 9pm with
performance at 10pm, Café de la Paz, 1600 Shattuck
Ave., Berkeley, (510) 843-0662.
AUG 1-9: HUMAN ELEMENTAL LABORATORY OF PERFORMANCE
HELP “aims to create an economy of giving as an alternative
to an economy of exhchange;” hence admission to this
show is free, but donations to Huckleberry Youth Programs
are encouraged. Christy Funsch, Jennifer Gwirtz, Jim
Saliba, and John Baugmann present four world premieres
Aug. 1-2 and 8-9, 8pm, Theatre of Yugen at Noh Space,
2840 Mariposa St., San Francisco, (415) 456-3259, www.performancelab.org/helpproductions.
AUG 1-23: THE BEAT
STOMP alumna Kamal Sinclair Steele teams with Obie-Award
winning playwright Robbie McCauley and “Bring in ‘Da
Noise, Bring in ‘Da Funk” star Baakari Wilder to present
a dance theater show mixing music, hip-hop, and poetry.
Fridays 8pm and Saturdays 3 and 8pm through Aug. 23,
Baha’I Center Theater, 170 Valencia St., San Francisco,
(415) 431-9870, www.universalarts.org
AUG 2: MARIN BALLET
Premiere of Julia Adam's A Midsummer Night's
Dream. See our Preview.
Aug 2, 2pm and 7pm Marin Fine Arts Theater. (415)721-9622;
2: MARIN DANCE THEATRE SUMMERFEST
World premieres by SFB corps member Corinne Blum, Melinda
Darlington-Bach, Cynthia Pepper, and Lynn Cox.
Aug. 2, 8pm, Bernard Osher Marin JCC, 200 North San
Pedro Rd., San Rafael, (415) 499-8891, www.marindancetheatre.org.
AUG 2: CENTRAL COAST SUMMER FEST: MOVING ARTS
Back under the artistic directorship of Anandha Ray,
and boosted tremendously by guest appearances from veteran
Bay Area ballet dancers, Moving Arts professes to fuse
classical and modern dance.
Aug. 2, 8pm, 3343 Paul Davis Dr., Marina, (831) 384-1050,
AUG 3: JUNE WATANABE IN COMPANY
A work-in-progress showing of Noh Project II.
Aug. 3, 4pm, Headlands Center for the Arts, east wing,
944 Fort Barry, Sausalito.
Listings source courtesy of IN DANCE, a FREE monthly
publication of Dancers' Group at http://www.dancersgroup.org