The Fred Eaglesmith Traveling Show. 8:30 p.m. Feb. 22, Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $20. 877-435-9849 or www.clubfoxrwc.com. Redwood Symphony. 8 p.m. Feb. 22. Pre-concert talk, 7 p.m. Brahms’s First Symphony, Gyorgy Ligeti’s Concert Romanesc and Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto. Conductor Eric Kujawsky. Violinist Jassen Todorov. Main Theatre, Cañada College, 4200 Farm Hill Blvd., Redwood City. $10-$30. RedwoodSymphony.org. Kirk Fletcher (Club Fox Blues Jam). 7 p.m. Feb. 26, Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $5. 877-435-9849 or www.clubfoxrwc.com.
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A performer, choreographer, composer and educator, Pandit Das is credited with helping introduce Kathak, a form of Indian classical dance that means “the art of storytelling,” to American audiences. His death was particularly shocking to his many students and disciples because he was renowned for his youthful energy and vitality. Antonia Minnecola of San Anselmo, a Kathak dancer who studied under Pandit Das early in her career, described him as “a dynamo.”. “This is a terrible loss to the Indian dance and music community,” she said. “We’re shocked and sad. I feel so sorry for all his disciples and students all over the country and in India, too.”.
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Facebook removed the page, which featured an unauthorized use of the UC Berkeley trademark, at the request of the campus administration, but another later surfaced, featuring a photo of Donald Trump and Berkeley’s landmark Campanile bell tower. UC Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas Dirks and Na’ilah Suad Nasir, the campus vice chancellor for equity and inclusion, sent a letter to the campus that same day condemning the “attempt to create conflict and make light of the efforts of activists, locally and nationally, who have worked hard to hold us all accountable for providing a campus climate where every student is safe, welcomed and respected.”.