• Kularts presents with APICC and Eastside Arts Alliance the world premiere of In the Belly of the Eagle: Man@ng is Deity

    Kularts, the premier presenter of contemporary and tribal Pilipino arts in the United States, is proud to present the world premiere of SF Legacy Artist Awardee, Alleluia Panis’ In the Belly of the Eagle: Man@ng is Deity; a multimedia dance experience inspired by the lives of the ‘manong’ generation—the first wave of cheap imported Pilipinx laborers (1910-1940s) who powered the ever expanding needs of the developing US empire.

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  • Kularts presents with APICC and Eastside Arts Alliance the world premiere of In the Belly of the Eagle: Man@ng is Deity

    Kularts, the premier presenter of contemporary and tribal Pilipino arts in the United States, is proud to present the world premiere of SF Legacy Artist Awardee, Alleluia Panis’ In the Belly of the Eagle: Man@ng is Deity; a multimedia dance experience inspired by the lives of the ‘manong’ generation—the first wave of cheap imported Pilipinx laborers (1910-1940s) who powered the ever expanding needs of the developing US empire.

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  • Kularts presents with APICC and Eastside Arts Alliance the world premiere of In the Belly of the Eagle: Man@ng is Deity

    Kularts, the premier presenter of contemporary and tribal Pilipino arts in the United States, is proud to present the world premiere of SF Legacy Artist Awardee, Alleluia Panis’ In the Belly of the Eagle: Man@ng is Deity; a multimedia dance experience inspired by the lives of the ‘manong’ generation—the first wave of cheap imported Pilipinx laborers (1910-1940s) who powered the ever expanding needs of the developing US empire.

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  • Kickbal Presents HOMEBODY

    Kickbal directors and ODC School alumni Emma Lanier and Ky Frances present the world premiere of HOMEBODY, an evening-length work featuring five dancers and an original score by Melissa Weikart. HOMEBODY is a series of unexpected episodes, distinct in content, but all inexplicably related to the color yellow.

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  • Kickbal Presents HOMEBODY

    Kickbal directors and ODC School alumni Emma Lanier and Ky Frances present the world premiere of HOMEBODY, an evening-length work featuring five dancers and an original score by Melissa Weikart. HOMEBODY is a series of unexpected episodes, distinct in content, but all inexplicably related to the color yellow.

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  • Marika Brussel (with Amy Foley) Present: House of Names

    House of Names is an evening of dance about women, myth and power. The performance includes pieces about Cassandra, who always told the truth, but was never believed; La Llorona, a woman who turned against herself; and other stories from around the world... women whose power we return to them.  Original music by Carla Lucero and Ben Juodvalkis.

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  • Marika Brussel (with Amy Foley) Present: House of Names

    House of Names is an evening of dance about women, myth and power. The performance includes pieces about Cassandra, who always told the truth, but was never believed; La Llorona, a woman who turned against herself; and other stories from around the world... women whose power we return to them.  Original music by Carla Lucero and Ben Juodvalkis.

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  • Marika Brussel (with Amy Foley) Present: House of Names

    House of Names is an evening of dance about women, myth and power. The performance includes pieces about Cassandra, who always told the truth, but was never believed; La Llorona, a woman who turned against herself; and other stories from around the world... women whose power we return to them.  Original music by Carla Lucero and Ben Juodvalkis.

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  • Hyde Park - Director’s Screening & Environmental Racism Panel

    Filmmaker, Michelle Hansen, will present footage from her latest documentary, Hyde Park.  Grammy-winning producer/journalist David Pescovitz of Boing Boing will moderate a panel on Environmental Racism with professor Dr. Melissa Checker, author of Polluted Promises, Bradley Angel, Founder of Greenaction and Leaotis Martin of the Bayview Hunters Point Mothers and Fathers Committee.

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  • Uncertain Weather

    Uncertain Weather is a 70-minute ODC School production directed by ODC Associate Choreographer and School Director, Kimi Okada. The piece follows 3 young people (and a live dog) on a seamless journey through unpredictable weather – rainstorms and squalls, earthquakes, tsunamis, white-hot deserts, heat waves, fog, and sunny beach days – and the consequences of climate change. 

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  • Uncertain Weather

    Uncertain Weather is a 70-minute ODC School production directed by ODC Associate Choreographer and School Director, Kimi Okada. The piece follows 3 young people (and a live dog) on a seamless journey through unpredictable weather – rainstorms and squalls, earthquakes, tsunamis, white-hot deserts, heat waves, fog, and sunny beach days – and the consequences of climate change. 

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  • Uncertain Weather

    Uncertain Weather is a 70-minute ODC School production directed by ODC Associate Choreographer and School Director, Kimi Okada. The piece follows 3 young people (and a live dog) on a seamless journey through unpredictable weather – rainstorms and squalls, earthquakes, tsunamis, white-hot deserts, heat waves, fog, and sunny beach days – and the consequences of climate change. 

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  • Uncertain Weather

    Uncertain Weather is a 70-minute ODC School production directed by ODC Associate Choreographer and School Director, Kimi Okada. The piece follows 3 young people (and a live dog) on a seamless journey through unpredictable weather – rainstorms and squalls, earthquakes, tsunamis, white-hot deserts, heat waves, fog, and sunny beach days – and the consequences of climate change. 

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  • 2020 Walking Distance Dance Festival

    The 2020 Walking Distance Dance Festival (WDDF) marks the start of ODC’s 50th anniversary. This special milestone edition of the festival, now in its ninth year, features a rich ecology of Bay Area artists immersed in the conditions and particularities of the region. Two distinct double bills each weekend guide theater-goers across a range of dance and across ODC’s two-building campus. During the opening program, the flagship company, ODC/Dance will appear in a special outdoor performance along Shotwell Street.

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  • 2020 Walking Distance Dance Festival

    The 2020 Walking Distance Dance Festival (WDDF) marks the start of ODC’s 50th anniversary. This special milestone edition of the festival, now in its ninth year, features a rich ecology of Bay Area artists immersed in the conditions and particularities of the region. Two distinct double bills each weekend guide theater-goers across a range of dance and across ODC’s two-building campus. During the opening program, the flagship company, ODC/Dance will appear in a special outdoor performance along Shotwell Street.

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  • 2020 Walking Distance Dance Festival

    The 2020 Walking Distance Dance Festival (WDDF) marks the start of ODC’s 50th anniversary. This special milestone edition of the festival, now in its ninth year, features a rich ecology of Bay Area artists immersed in the conditions and particularities of the region. Two distinct double bills each weekend guide theater-goers across a range of dance and across ODC’s two-building campus. During the opening program, the flagship company, ODC/Dance will appear in a special outdoor performance along Shotwell Street.

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  • 2020 Walking Distance Dance Festival

    The 2020 Walking Distance Dance Festival (WDDF) marks the start of ODC’s 50th anniversary. This special milestone edition of the festival, now in its ninth year, features a rich ecology of Bay Area artists immersed in the conditions and particularities of the region. Two distinct double bills each weekend guide theater-goers across a range of dance and across ODC’s two-building campus. During the opening program, the flagship company, ODC/Dance will appear in a special outdoor performance along Shotwell Street.

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  • 2020 Walking Distance Dance Festival

    The 2020 Walking Distance Dance Festival (WDDF) marks the start of ODC’s 50th anniversary. This special milestone edition of the festival, now in its ninth year, features a rich ecology of Bay Area artists immersed in the conditions and particularities of the region. Two distinct double bills each weekend guide theater-goers across a range of dance and across ODC’s two-building campus. During the opening program, the flagship company, ODC/Dance will appear in a special outdoor performance along Shotwell Street.

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  • ODC Theater Presents Funsch Dance: EPOCH

    Funsch Dance’s extended-length work, EPOCH, subverts conventional performance models by pushing the limits of duration. In cheeky defiance of Doris Humphrey’s warning “All dances are too long,” EPOCH unfolds over 12 hours, in a gratuitous surplus of movement, interrupted by moments of nothingness, to challenge the valuing of acquisition and excess.

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  • ODC Theater Presents Theater Unplugged with randy reyes and jose e abad

    ODC Theater Unplugged is a recurring platform offering a rare and candid look into the creative process. This edition features developing work by randy reyes and jose abad, who through individual work craft contemporary choreographic rituals through movement research and durational movement practices, sound design and composition, installation and sculptural elements via a BIQTPOC lens. Their respective travels to home countries of Guatemala and the Philippines, as well as patterns of migration, will inform the work to be shared.

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