Uchiyama feels the same way about directing her own company and says, “Here we have the resources. I can imagine the moon and they’ll try to give us the moon. And sometimes the moon plus Jupiter.”. Directors see the Festival’s role in the Bay Area as nurturing ethnic music and dance through its outreach programs as well as the annual performance series. Even the auditioning process for the annual festival strives to make sure each company gets constructive feedback. The jury panel aims to provide guidance in how to improve all the elements necessary to be included in a future festival. It is unique in that it is based on cooperation, not competition.
TheatreWorks, “Peter and The Starcatcher.” Through Jan, 3, Prequel to “Peter Pan.” By Rick Elice, with music by Wayne Barker, based on novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson, Directed by Robert Kelley, Lucie Stern Theatre, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto, $19-$74 (discounts available.) theatreworks.org or 650-463-1960, TheatreWorks, “2 Pianos, 4 Hands.” Jan, 14 through Feb, 8, “A comic coming-of-age journey featuring music from Bach and Beethoven to Joplin and Jerry Lee Lewis, two endearing piano students reach the edge of genius only to fall an octave short of stardom.” Directed by Tom Frey, Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St., Mountain View, $19-$74 (subject to change; ballet shoe keychain ballet slippers keychain personalized keychain silver keyring custom keychain ballerina keychain ballet gif discounts available), theatreworks.org or 650-463-1960..
Santa Cruz County District Attorney Jeff Rosell said his office is “in the process of reviewing all of the reports” before deciding what charges to file — including whether to charge the teen as an adult. Residents said the boy was often seen skateboarding around the complex or playing with a yo-yo. Lisa Silas, a sculptor and painter who lives at the complex, called it “the biggest tragedy any family or any neighborhood has had. It’s double the tragedy because we know the boy.”.
“Once they build the homes with the corrugated metal the number of flies are reduced,” he said, “The children are so happy, They can eat fresh food and wash their eyes in the morning, On the roof they can put in a $100 electrical system of solar panels, Everything is very cost-effective but very life-transforming, When you have light in a house at night and clean floors you can sweep and wipe, children can do homework without having to sit at a fire.”, The troupe will perform in the Monterey area, followed by the Tri-Valley ballet shoe keychain ballet slippers keychain personalized keychain silver keyring custom keychain ballerina keychain ballet gif on Feb, 11 and Feb, 14, They will then return to Marina, near Monterey, to take part in “1 Billion Rising,” a collaborative event of the community and California State University, Monterey Bay, designed to raise awareness of gender discrimination, oppression and violence worldwide..
House Minority Leader Todd Rutherford said Democrats were united behind the Senate bill, which would send the flag to the state’s Confederate Relic Room — near the resting place for the final rebel flag that flew over the Statehouse dome until it was taken down in 2000. Democrats didn’t want any new flag going up because it “will be the new vestige of racism,” Rutherford said. After a break around 8 p.m., Rutherford said Democrats were willing to let the other side make their points, but had grown tired. He said while much had been said about Confederate ancestors, “what we haven’t heard is talk about nine people slaughtered in a church.”.