Events

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Come Out & Play SF Opening Night Party

Love to touch the art? Come to SOMArts on Saturday, November 17, 6–9pm, for a free evening of free artist-facilitated games for all ages. Register in advance to skip the lines.

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Closing Reception for Calling on the Spirits to Face the Future: Día de los Muertos 2012

Celebrate life and honor the spirits in this final opportunity to view and interact with the altars, Saturday, November 10, 6–9pm.

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The News features political performances on a new day

The News, an evening of fresh, queer performance, moves from Tuesday to Wednesday in November in anticipation of the United States presidential election. Catch The News on Wednesday, November 7, 7:30pm.

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The Bernal Hill Players perform Neighborhoods of Mexico City and Beyond

Adventurous chamber music group presents two world premieres and other gems of the Latin American chamber music repertoire, Saturday, October 27, 8PM–10PM.

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Gathering the Embers: A Día de los Muertos Tribute Show

On Saturday, October 20th, twelve Bay Area artists pay tribute to love, life, loss and resiliency through song, story and performance.

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Feast of Words: A Literary Potluck features Anna Pulley

Eat, write and share on Tuesday, October 16th with guest writer Anna Pulley and culinary artist-in-residence Yasmin Golan!

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Calling On the Spirits to Face the Future: Día de los Muertos Exhibition 2012

The centuries-old tradition of building altars to welcome and celebrate deceased loved ones fuses with present-day artists’ sentiments on the state of life and politics. Elaborate, traditional altars and multi-dimensional art installations are on display through November 10th with extended viewing hours.

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Feast of Words: A Literary Potluck features Belo Cipriani & Yasmin Golan

Eat, write & share this Tuesday, 7pm, on the theme “Lessons Learned.”