Performance

Sea Lion Anniversary at PIER 39

01/01/2018-01/28/2018
10:30 am - 3:30 pm
PIER 39
San Francisco 

PIER 39 is celebrating the 28th Anniversary of the sea lions’ arrival to The PIER, January 1 – 28! Enjoy daily programming at the Sea Lion Center every half hour from 10:30am – 3:30pm including Sea Lion Shenanigans, Party for the Planet Blue, What’s for Lunch? and Floatin’ with the Sea Lions of San Francisco. While you are there, sign the Sea Lion Love Wall. On January 13 -15 and January 20 – 21, participate in the Sea Lion Encounter educational walking tours led by naturalists hourly from 12 – 3pm. For complete details visit: http://bit.ly/2D869D2.

Omochitsuki! Mochi Pounding

01/20/2018
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Asian Art Museum
San Francisco  

本週六1月20日在三藩市的亞洲藝術博物館,有日本新年慶祝活動,現場將有日本傳統打年糕示範,及多種傳統音樂及舞蹈表演,還可在幸運樹上取得福袋,將新年幸福幸運帶回家,活動免費

KANBAR KIDS – Performing Arts & Culture for the Young

01/21/2018
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Osher Marin JCC
San Rafael  

KANBAR KIDS – Performing Arts & Culture for the Young
Around the World with the Marin Symphony
1/21/18 @ 11:30 AM
@ The Osher Marin JCC

A Sunday morning performing arts & culture experience for all ages

The Kanbar Center at the Osher Marin JCC’s 2nd season of extraordinary performing arts and culture experiences to enrich, entertain, educate and inspire young people and their families. It’s all ages aboard – with the help of the flute, violin, viola, and cello, four musicians from the Marin Symphony will take the audience around the world through the music from China, Ireland, Russia, Mexico and the United States.

Tickets & Info @ WWW.MARINJCC.ORG/KANBARKIDS

Ages 17 and Under: $10 (members) / $12 (public) / $15 Day of. Adults: $5 (all) when accompanied by paid child / $10 (all).

Presented by Osher Marin JCC

For more information about this event:
http://www.marinjcc.org/performingarts/kanbar-kids/ lbolt@marinjcc.org 415-444-8081

Free San Francisco Civic Symphony Winter Concert

01/21/2018
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Nourse Theatre
San Francisco  CA

本週日1月21日在三藩市有冬季城市交響音樂會,西岸最古老的社區交響樂團三藩市市民交響樂團將為大家呈現一場聽覺的盛宴,活動免費,但需要提前預約,並接受捐款支持樂團的發展

Lion Dancers Performance

01/27/2018
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Chinatown Branch Library
San Francisco  CA

Celebrate the Lunar New Year at the San Francisco Public Library with a Chinese Lion Dance and Martial Arts Performance.

For more Information: https://sfpl.org/index.php?pg=1031253903&sl=3

Lunar New Year Celebration: Calligraphy and Concert!

01/28/2018
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Burlingame Main Library
Burlingame  CA

Join us for a Lunar New Year Celebration, with a calligraphy demonstration, concert, and refreshments!

1:30-2:30pm Calligraphy Demonstration by Mak Ming Chan

Chinese calligrapher Mak Ming Chan will demonstrate the 5 calligraphy styles, large and small, with phrases to celebrate the Lunar New Year. A select few will be raffled off! (must be present to win)

Mr. Mak Ming Chan of Ming’s Chinese Calligraphy is an esteemed artist and teacher of calligraphy. His works appear in the Hong Kong Museum of Art and China’s National Museum, and commissions include a large piece adorning the new CCSF Chinatown building.

http://mingschinesecalligraphy.com/biography

3-4pm Bay Breeze presents their “Love Stories by Pipa” concert!

Bay Breeze is an acoustic music band who presents Chinese traditional and movie music with a fusion of eastern/western musical instruments. With passion in music and deep connection with the Chinese culture and the Bay Area local communities, the band is excit

Opera for Families: All You Need Is Love…and Opera

02/03/2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Albert and Janet Schultz Cultural Arts Hall
Palo Alto   CA

This whimsical and love-filled program will explore the many expressions of love in the world of opera.

The performers are:

Efrat Levy-Piano
Erin McOmber-Soprano
Deborah Rosengaus-Mezzo-soprano

They will perform a selection of pieces from operas and musicals, enhancing their performance with insightful explanations, role-playing games and exercises that will help the young audience explore different aspects of opera.

Opera for Families is an educational experience that will spread the magic of opera among children of all ages. It was created to provide access to a new audience in a way that is up-to-date, fascinating and, of course, fun.

All ages are welcome.

$18 General Public | $15 Members, Children (all ages) and J-Pass Holders.

Presented by The Oshman Family JCC

For more information about this event:
http://www.paloaltojcc.org info@paloaltojcc.org 650-223-8700

Opera for Families: All You Need Is Love…and Opera

02/03/2018
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Albert and Janet Schultz Cultural Arts Hall
Palo Alto   CA

This whimsical and love-filled program will explore the many expressions of love in the world of opera.

The performers are:

Efrat Levy-Piano
Erin McOmber-Soprano
Deborah Rosengaus-Mezzo-soprano

They will perform a selection of pieces from operas and musicals, enhancing their performance with insightful explanations, role-playing games and exercises that will help the young audience explore different aspects of opera.

Opera for Families is an educational experience that will spread the magic of opera among children of all ages. It was created to provide access to a new audience in a way that is up-to-date, fascinating and, of course, fun.

All ages are welcome.

$18 General Public | $15 Members, Children (all ages) and J-Pass Holders.

Presented by The Oshman Family JCC

Year of the Dog : Celebrating Lunar New Year

02/03/2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
San Francisco Main Library, Auditorium (舊金山市立總圖書館 禮堂)
San Francisco  CA

Please join us to celebrate the Year of the Dog. Enjoy extraordinary show of bands, Shaolin Kung Fu, folk dance, line dance, singing, instruments, a Chinese ethnic fashion show and the Year of the Dog quiz with prizes. The Lunar New Year program is co-sponsored with the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in San Francisco. The program will be conducted in English and Chinese.

Hearts + Crafts, A Valentine Market

02/10/2018
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Lottie Rose Artist House
Oakland 

On February 10th, the Lottie Rose Gallery opens its doors to display one of a kind Valentine Cards, craft gifts, and a build your own bouquet station! There will be live music, dancing, poetry readings, food, booze, and an overall good time!

Come pick up something special for your loved ones and enjoy a night of pre-valentine festivities!

$3 at the door

$3 suggested donation.

Presented by Firehouse Art Collective

For more information about this event:
http://www.firehouseartcollective.com thepainterofcats@gmail.com 510-295-9079