Lunchtime Sessions: Music, Dance, and Storytelling in the Garden

Thursday, November 4, 2021, 12:00 pm
Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 12:00pm

Welcome back to campus for our new free program series “Lunchtime Sessions: Music, Dance, and Storytelling in the Garden.” Grab your favorite picnic blanket, bring your lunch, and join us as we come together to delight in the joy of live performance outside in our newly renovated garden. Lounge on the lawn, discover a new favorite artist, catch up with friends and family, and enjoy our picturesque garden setting during this brand new program series at OMCA. 

Lunchtime Sessions are free and open to the public; tickets and reservations are not required. Food and beverages are not included. In order to maintain safety for all guests and staff, capacity may be limited. Please review our Safe Community Agreements in advance of your visit. 

Limited food and beverage offerings are available in our cafe, Town Fare. We encourage you to bring your own lunch and non-alcoholic beverages to enjoy.

About This Week's Artist:

Mix'd Ingrdnts 

Mix'd Ingrdnts is a multi-ethnic, multi-genre dance collective composed of female-identified artists, who work together with the intent to contribute to the impact of social change. Mix'd Ingrdnts Dance Company was established in 2010 and exists to empower women to express themselves. The company also aims to empower youth and the community through dance knowledge, conversation, movement, and workshops. The company and its members strive to inspire those around them and through skillful artistry, uses their platform to pave pathways for people to authentically express themselves, evoke feelings, and prompt reflective spaces and conversation.

Mix'd Ingrdnts has laid ground work in the Bay Area and some highlights include opening and closing Amy Poehler's set at Clusterfest 2019, were a featured segment on the Harry Connick Jr. Show, on the bill with Hieroglyphics and Goapele at Stern Grove, and won the Bay Area's Best Dancer Award in 2017.