PLACAS stars Ric Salinas as Salvadoran immigrant Fausto Carbajal, a now middle-aged ex-gang member recently released after nine years in prison.
BMOC Pathway Resource Fair
The BMOC Resource Fair was held at the Laney Student Resource Center before performances of PLACAS from 4pm-7pm, and will be a combination of information, engagement and activity center.
The San Francisco International Arts Festival is joining with the School of Music & Dance at San Francisco State University to present an exclusive Bay Area engagement with the legendary Cuban music ensemble Orquesta Aragón from Havana.
The Center for Contemporary Opera, San Francisco International Arts Festival and Scolavox are pleased to present the first public rendition of the score and libretto of a new opera titled The Lariat as part of the Center for Contemporary Opera's Atelier Development Program.
Myriam Gourfink & Kasper Toeplitz — Abois
SF International Arts Festival presents Myriam Gourfink, the artistic director of Paris based loldanse in the evening length solo performance Abois set to live electronic music composed and played by Kasper Toeplitz.
Taboo and Heroes
Taboo and Heroes is multi-media work that addresses the reality and consequences of violence and corruption through the specific experience of the war that overtook the Republic of Congo in the late 1990’s.
Despite the popularity of Japanese taiko drums across the U.S., American practitioners and the general public have had few opportunities to experience the art of legendary Eitetsu Hayashi with his ensemble, Fu-un no Kai.