Craft vendors will have holiday gifts on display and M. Lowe & Co. at 1519 Shattuck will have a benefit for Walden and Berkeley Arts Magnet schools from 1 to 4 p.m. Holiday entertainment in the Gourmet Ghetto will continue from noon to 4 p.m. each weekend in December. Details: www.AnotherBullwinkelShow.com or www.GourmetGhetto.org. To make an appointment call 800-733-2767 or go to redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code UCB. The company is also holding four outreach performances that are expected to reach 1,200 children, “many of whom would otherwise not have the ability to experience a classical ballet performance,” at area elementary schools and preschools.
Scheduled to be on view through April 12, the exhibit assembles sculpture and installations by renowned artists Clay Jensen, Linda Fleming, Yoshitomo Saito and Bella Feldman, They work with metal media ranging from cast bronze to cut steel, to explore weight and balance and how they can be used to portray a broad reach of visual imagery and ideas, Each of the exhibiting artists is light yellow ballet flats with confetti polka dots - felt baby shoes - can be personalized well known for their masterful command of their media and inventive style, An opening reception is scheduled for Thursday, Feb, 19 from 6 to 8 p.m..
Raising funds to help band members make the trip also isn’t easy, but the Band Boosters are determined to do so. The funds will be used to help reduce the airfare, meals, lodging and sightseeing expenses for band members associated with the six-day trip. To that end, the Great Pittsburg Rubber Duck Race will take place at the Pittsburg marina launch ramp on Sept. 28. Tickets to sponsor a duck are $5 each. “You get five of them for $20. We take the rubber ducks and put them in the water,” said Mike Stoiber, a member of the Rotary club who along with the Kiwanis and Soroptimist clubs is sponsoring the race.
To better suit the larger performance space of the California Theater, Wingrove has also expanded the cast of several pieces from the company’s repertoire, Among others, “Opus” will include “For Those That Come After,” a work that pays tribute to the 6 million victims of the Holocaust, Her piece, “Leonie: Love, Loss and Light,” inspired light yellow ballet flats with confetti polka dots - felt baby shoes - can be personalized by early feminist Leonie Gilmour and created for a 2013 concert by fellow local contemporary dance company sjDANCEco, will be danced by members of Wingrove’s company and sjDANCEco..
Corn played a pivotal role in saving Stanford’s art museum. “Wanda agreed to serve as acting director of the museum while the university searched for a permanent director,” said Mona Duggan, deputy director emerita of Stanford’s Cantor Arts Center. “Just two months later, the [1989 Loma Prieta] earthquake struck, significantly damaging the museum, which had to be closed. For many months, the staff did not know if the museum would ever be allowed to reopen. Because of Wanda’s leadership and diligent lobbying during that critical period, the university’s administration did allow us to continue the search [for a director] and to rebuild and expand the museum.”.