Invigorating Dance from L.A.ís CONTRA-TIEMPO
Donít miss your chance to see an incredible performance by CONTRA-TIEMPO, who has transformed the L.A. dance scene. Founded in 2005, the company fuses salsa, Afro-Cuban, hip hop and contemporary dance theatre to create an invigorating blend of physically intense and politically astute performance. In Full Still Hungry, a live band of superstar musicians, including several from the Grammy Award-winning group Quetzal, accompanies the dancers in a lively exploration of how food, race, privilege and cultural consumption impact our everyday lives. The performance will be held on Friday, March 27, at 7 p.m. in Bovard Auditorium. For more info, click here.
Around the World with Visions and Voices:
Join us for an enlivening evening as dance company CONTRA-TIEMPO fuses salsa, Afro-Cuban, hip hop and contemporary dance theatre in Full. Still Hungry, a vigorous dance about the search for nourishment inside the American capitalist juggernaut.
03/27/2015: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Theatre and music intertwine to tell the story of three women who grew up on a plantation outside of New Orleans and migrated to Harlem at the dawn of the Harlem Renaissance, discovering a new caramel-colored world filled with art, music and memories of a world left behind.
03/28/2015: 4:00pm - 6:15pm
What happens when music and images merge? Visionary contemporary composers Thomas Adès, Joanna Bruzdowicz, Jeffrey Holmes, Veronika Krausas and Marek Zebrowski will collaborate live with avant-garde filmmakers David Lynch, Michael Patterson, Candace Reckinger and Agnès Varda to create riveting visual music. Works will be performed by the Penderecki String Quartet and soprano Rebekah Barton.
03/28/2015: 8:00pm - 9:30pm
Why do we expect athletes to transcend human limits and seek perfection? Join us for a conversation at USC’s storied Dedeaux Field with 1997 World Series champion Robb Nen, pitching legend Tom House, USC Biological Sciences and Biomedical Engineering professor Jill McNitt-Gray and Keck School of Medicine orthopedic surgeon Dr. Seth Gamradt.
03/31/2015: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
“Self/Split” brings together four renowned Asian diasporic artists—Sam Chanse, Chiwan Choi, D’Lo and Nicolas Wong—for an evening of live performances and discussion that will movingly confront queerness, displacement, immigrant identity, the creative process and more.
04/01/2015: 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Celebrating USC's Core Values