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Staff PickSketches of Oakland – The Town Explored Through Dance

November 16 - 19

| $5-$20
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Featuring World Premiere choreography by Artistic Director Reginald Ray-Savage, original compositions by Leslie La Barre, with lead musicians Emily Tian (piano) and Justin Ouellet (strings)

In its new offering, Savage Jazz Dance Company pays tribute to The Town. Brought to life and developed in Oakland and containing the same intensity, creativity and diversity of life experiences that only a city like Oakland can provide, Sketches of Oakland paints a portrait of what it is to not only be human but truly be alive in The Town.

A brand-new creation from Founder and Artistic Director, Reginald Ray- Savage, Sketches of Oakland will include new works by composer, Leslie La Barre, performed live by lead musicians solo contemporary pianist Emily Tian, and violinist/violist Justin Ouellet, plus a collaboration with visual artist Kaya Fortune, and the bold signature style of Savage Jazz Dance Company.

Details

Start:
November 16, 2017
End:
November 19, 2017
Cost:
$5-$20
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Website:
http://bit.ly/2jtbGik

Venue

Malonga Casquelourd Center for the Arts
Phone:
(510) 238-7217
1428 Alice St., Oakland, CA 94612 United States
Website:
http://bit.ly/1eq3c2m

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