Art

[theatre] Men of Rab’inal – A Mayan War Dance in Time // Berkeley

Ancient Mayan stories come to life this new play premiering at La Peña May 17-19! Men of Rab’inal: A Mayan War Dance in Time is based on the only surviving example of indigenous drama created before Spanish inquisition, and chronicles the mytho-history of 2 Mayan prince-warriors and their journey towards the embattled kingdom of Rab’inal. […]

[theatre] We Have Iré by Paul S. Flores // SF

Experience Cuban culture in 7 amazing shows! Live Latin jazz and timba beats, dance plus spoken word in a “docu theater” telling the true success stories of four Afro-Cuban immigrant artists in the Bay Area! A new and timely multidisciplinary bilingual performance celebrating the lives of Afro-Cuban artists in the United States, featuring Grammy-nominated artist […]

Octavio Solis honored at 2019 Magic Masquerade Gala: Warhol’s Factory // SF

SAN FRANCISCO’S MAGIC THEATRE TO HONOR ARTS PHILANTHROPIST REBECCA EISEN AND AUTHOR/PLAYWRIGHT OCTAVIO SOLIS AT 2019 MAGIC MASQUERADE GALA: WARHOL’S FACTORY THURSDAY, MAY 16, 2019, 6:00 P.M. GALLERY 308 (AT FORT MASON, Landmark Building A, 2 Marina Blvd) in San Francisco. About the awardees: The recipients of Magic Theatre’s 2019 Annual Sam Shepard Legacy Award […]

2019 Annual Gala Celebrating Philanthropy con Sabor Latino // SF

See below photos from Friday’s Gala event! May 17, 2019 | San Francisco Fairmont Hotel | 5:30 PM – 12midnight. 950 Mason Street, San Francisco CA, 94108 Join us for an unforgettable evening as we Celebrate the joy of giving con sabor Latino! We will be honoring legends and celebrating the power of culture and […]

2019 Cinco de Mayo events in Bay Area

The 2019 Cinco de Mayo falls this weekend! See many festivals, concerts, and community events filled with art, food, and music for your family and friends. May 5th is celebrated because of Mexican pride and hope. It showed the mighty French war machine was not invulnerable, and that determination and courage were powerful weapons. Read […]

[exhibit] LA FRONTERA: Artists Respond to U.S. Mexico Border // SF

Dates: April – September 2019. Jewish Community Center of San Francisco 3200 California Street | San Francisco, CA 94118 | 415.292.1200 About: LA FRONTERA is a powerful exhibition showcasing the work of established and emerging contemporary artists who explore themes of immigration, migration, detainment and asylum. Their work reflects global turmoil, migration and border issues […]

[exhibit] 50 Years of Cultura y Resistencia from Los Siete to Today // SF

Tuesday-Friday 11am-5pm. Accion Latina 2958 24th St, San Francisco, California 94110 Fifty years ago, Los Siete de la Raza galvanized a movement and helped define a radical politics of self-determination. Cultura y Resistencia gathers the movement aesthetics and cultural resistance of artist Yolanda Lopez, editor Donna Amador, the Basta Ya! newspaper, and the work of […]

[free] Dia del Niño + Dia los libros @ San Bruno

Join us for a celebration of children and families at our annual Día del Niño event. El día de los niños es el 27 de abril! Otra actividad DIVERTIDA para todos los niños (y adultos también). Gracias a nuestros patrocinadores. #todolosninoscuentan #todolosdeportesimportan #iloveourteachers #sbpsd # bruno4bruno #ssf #childrensday #diadelosniños

Comidazo! A Culinary & Music Experience // SF

  Sat, Apr 27, 2019, 5:00 PM – Sun, Apr 28, 2019, 2:00 AM 3140 Mission Street San Francisco, CA 94110 FOOD. MUSIC. CULTURA. COMIDAZO. Comidazo is a culinary and musical experience featuring some of the Bay Area’s most influential musical artists and chefs. 2 Sampler tickets are included in your general admission ticket. Sampler […]

[theatre] Remember Los Siete @ Brava // SF

Friday, April 26, 2019, 8:00 PM and Saturday, April 27, 2019 8:00 PM Brava Theater Center 2781 24th Street San Francisco, CA Join Brava! for Women in the Arts when we present Vero Majano’s live cinema production, Remember Los Siete. Utilizing archival film, audio interviews, and personal history, Majano’s Remember Los Siete is an artist’s […]

Flor y Canto Literary Festival // San Francisco

Apr 11 at 5:30 PM – Apr 13 at 9 PM Precita Eyes Muralists 2981 24th St, San Francisco, California 94110 With local, national and international poets, the festival provides a forum for emerging voices of the Mission District and the Latino community / Presentando a poetas locales, nacionales e internacionales, ofrecemos un foro para […]

[free] Cesar E. Chavez Holiday Parade & Festival // San Francisco

Join celebration honoring the life and work of labor and civil rights leader Cesar E. Chavez on Saturday, April 13, 2019. Saturday, April 13 at 10 AM 24th Street, between Potrero and Folsom, in Mission District, SF. 25 years ago our beloved leader Cesar Chavez Passed passed on to the spirit world. 50 years ago […]