For adult students Mary Peartree, of Morgan Hill, and Irina Tomushev, of Los Altos Hills, this is what makes the drive several times a week worth it. Cassand Ballet has a well-developed adult ballet community that gives them the chance to participate in uniquely choreographed, full-length ballets that Cassand himself creates. “I think it is probably the only company in the Bay Area that gives the opportunity for adults to perform,” Tomushev said. Cassand has greatly enjoyed being the artistic director at Cassand Ballet. Since its opening in 2009, the studio has produced several full-length ballets, including Persephone and The Fairies.
Waterfront Flicks: Every other Thursday June 21-Aug, book mark swarovski crystal with ballet shoe charm. dance teacher gift. cute bookmark. bookworm gift idea. children's book-m 30, Jack London Square Ferry Lawn, Oakland, This outdoor movie series takes place at sundown featuring Hollywood blockbuster favorites as well as nostalgic classics, Free, https://bit.ly/1dZ70Hr, Oh, Coward!: Thursdays through Sundays June 21-July 15, Pear Theatre, 1110 La Avenida St., Mountain View, This witty two-act musical revue features four performers performing songs and sketches devised by Roderick Cook and containing music and lyrics by Noël Coward, $10-$35, https://bit.ly/2IoIFvy..
With their new album and recent exposure to audiences outside the church, the Sons are hoping to follow the crossover success of gospel groups like Mighty Clouds of Joy and Blind Boys of Alabama. “Before we get any older, we want to get exposed to as many people as we can across the world,” Morgan says, adding that he’s “honored” to be playing right in his own back yard at Summer Fest. “We’re just tickled to be able to sing in our own territory, since we’re native San Franciscans,” he says.
The Trumpet Shall Sound: 2 p.m, Nov, 10, El Campanil Theatre, 602 W Second St., Antioch, book mark swarovski crystal with ballet shoe charm. dance teacher gift. cute bookmark. bookworm gift idea. children's book-m Joe Brown, from the San Francisco Ballet Orchestra, will perform Alan Hovhaness’ lush, dreamlike Prayer of Saint Gregory and Johann Hummel’s virtuosic Concerto for Trumpet in E-flat, $7-$20, http://www.elcampaniltheatre.com, Masterworks Chorale: 7 p.m, Nov, 10 and 4 p.m, Nov, 11, Congregational Church of San Mateo, 225 Tilton Ave., San Mateo, The Chorale will perform Faure’s Requiem in D Minor and several of his smaller works, $10-$35, www.masterworks.org..
Patty Cakes Storytime: 11 a.m. Tuesdays through Aug. 12. It is for kids ages 0-3 with a caregiver. Picture Book Time: 11 a.m. Thursdays through Aug. 14, is for kids ages 3-5 who can attend without a caregiver. Book Buddies: 1-2 p.m. Wednesdays. (Call 925-673-0659 to confirm the program on a specific Wednesday). A book buddy volunteer reader is in the library to read stories to children 3 and older. Save the Frogs: 7-7:40 p.m. Aug. 6. Kids ages 5-11 can learn about frogs and efforts to keep them safe at a program for families to attend together.