Performances

Performances

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Performances 2017–18

 

DAYS OF THE DEAD PERFORMANCE
Grades K–12
Celebrate Días de los Muertos and California’s cultural roots with professional performance group Cascada de Flores. This bilingual and participatory performance will include lively song, stories, ancient musical instruments, and dance. Students will discover Days of the Dead traditions of celebrating lost loved ones while learning more about each other.

Dates
Thursday, October 19
Friday, October 20
Thursday, October 26
Friday, October 27
Times
10 am for Grades K–5, 11:30 am for Grades 6–12
Fees
$5 per person. A ticket must be purchased for every student and chaperone. Oakland School District schools may use a code to receive 30% off.
Note: Prepare for the performance with online resources. Pair the performance with a Days of the Dead school tour of this year’s exhibition, Metamorphosis & Migration: Days of the Dead.

 

BLACK HISTORY MONTH PERFORMANCE
Grades K–8
Experience interactive Black History Month performances that acknowledge our history of oppression and celebrate the dreams and contributions of African Americans. Presented by professional a cappella group SoVoSo, students will learn about musicians and leaders in Black History, and discover how music is a way to communicate the challenges and hopes of all people—past, present, and future. 

Dates
Wednesday, February 14*
Thursday, February 15
Friday, February 16
Wednesday, February 21*
Thursday, February 22
Friday, February 23
Days & Times
10 am for Grades K–3, 11:30 am for Grades 4–8
*No 11:30 am performances on February 14 and 21
Fees
$5 per person. A ticket must be purchased for every student and chaperone. Oakland School District schools may use a code to receive 30% off.

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