Free Admission – All Ages Welcome
Saturday, October 1, 2016
(Guarandinga performance begins at 4pm)
El Cerrito Community Center
7007 Moeser Lane, El Cerrito map
Everyone’s invited to a kickoff celebration of Arts Month sponsored by the City of El Cerrito Arts & Culture Commission. This event will highlight the tremendous creativity and commitment of local artists and arts organizations. Come enjoy these great performances in music, dance, theatre, and poetry.
Latin Afro Pop! – Guarandinga: Infectious original dance music with a unique Afro-Venezuelan beat!
Chinese Dance – Ah-Lan Dance Studio: Exciting dance & arts performance including Tibetan, Mongolian, Uighur, and traditional Tai-Chi dance & Han dance.
Songs from “My Fair Lady” – Contra Costa Civic Theatre Cast members sing a medley of beloved songs.
Poetry and Music – El Cerrito’s new Poet Laureate, Maw Shein Win, reads from her new chapbook, accompanied by musicians Dan Plonsey and Thomas Scandura
"The Tell-Tale Heart" - George McRae: Reading of Edgar Allan Poe’s classic story.
Origami Workshop: Artist Nga Trinh will teach how to fold a Samuari Hat, a Glider, a Fan, and more (for all ages)!
Plus!! Artisan cupcakes by local gourmet bakery EncoreCake
For more info: www.el-cerrito.org/ArtsMonth