Katherine Hawthorne explores timekeeping from sundials to the atomic clock through this piece that will be presenting today and tomorrow at the Joe Goode Annex. The Escapement is a piece about the invention of clocks and how we observe time. WHEN: Friday & Saturday, May 9-10, 2014, 8pm WHERE: Joe Goode Annex, 401 Alabama St (cross street 17th), San Francisco,...
“SAN FRANCISCO, November 1, 2012 – For the 61st cycle of its Pilot Program, ODC School and ODC Theater presents ‘Nightcap,’ a sampling of new dances and an evening of good cheer. A cornerstone of ODC’s programming since 1990, the Pilot Program selects a cohort of six artists to receive mentorship in choreography and self-production over the course of an intensive 11-week...
Claudia Hubiak founded The Anata Project, a dance company based in New York and San Francisco, in 2011. The company will premiere “Crooked Little Hearts,” a work exploring relationships, intimacy and dependency, at Dance Mission Theater Oct. 19 and 20. Tickets are $15 in advance online, $20 at the door. Available at www.brownpapertickets.com.
Donald “Donalio” Saldana squeezes the brakes of his red Univega Vivo Sport bicycle and slows to a stop on 19th Street. He reaches for the boom box that’s tied to his handlebars by two airless bike tubes, and turns up the volume. As he pedals the half-block to Dolores Park, heads turn to see who’s blasting the salsa con timba,...
Starting today, local dance company Printz Dance Project is performing Hover Space, a dance-based performance at Z Space, Project Artaud Theater. The show runs through Dec. 3.
ODC is developing six new choreographers who will show their work on November 19 and 20. Here, two talk about their work.
Celebrate with Abada Capoeira from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today.
Mission revelers have a longtime love affair with swing dancing, which may be based on either the dapper wingtip shoes or a simple desire to meet new people. SF Swing Jam‘s new Swing Series will outfit you with the skills you need to swing. Last Saturday, Mission Loc@l stopped by the series’ opening night at ODC to see what it...
High-, low-, middle- and no-brow art collide.
A portrait of RJ Muna, the photographer of Mission's modern dance. En Español
ODC's journey to 36,000 square feet. The first surprise? Auto shops come with buried history. En Español
Six questions about Damage Control Dance Theater's "Looking Glass" premiere and journeying to Wonderland.
Ten questions about painting over intimate things. En Español
The weekend Mission District party that happens at the end of this month began in February of 1978 with half-naked dancers who (some sources say) didn't know how to samba.
In the Mission Today Happy Legal Assistant's Day. Paralegals Global dance party today beginning at noon:. You want more? Check out our events calendar and Rachel's weekend roundup. Adventures in Corporate Citizenship Sun Tzu and the Census En Español