The Piedmont Center for the Arts is dedicated to coalescing the arts communities of Piedmont and around the Bay Area. We have an exciting calendar of events for your enjoyment in the visual, musical, dramatic and literary arts — musical recitals, literary talks, art shows, and drama productions by The Piedmont Players. To receive twice […]
Abstract Painters Valerie Corvin and Heather Sawtelle will have a joint art exhibit show of their latest abstract art works. On view Saturdays and Sundays January 10- March 1, 12 noon – 3 pm. A opening reception is scheduled for Friday, January 9th, 6:00 – 8:00 pm.
Acting out: A Life of Theatre—third in our speaker series, with one of the Bay Area’s most prominent actors—Friday, January 23; doors open at 5:00pm, with the talk beginning at 5:30. “All the world’s a stage,” says Jaques in As You Like It. Suppose the reverse were equally true: suppose the stage were your world. […]
In Conversation: New York Times Best-Selling Author Cathleen Gildiner Discusses Her Latest Novel – “Coming Ashore” Friday, February 6th, 5 pm Tickets $10 sold on Brown Paper Tickets http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1004362 Signed Copies of Ms. Gildiner’s books available for purchase thanks to The Great Good Place for Books Written with the same spirit and wit as the […]
BERKELEY SYMPHONY & FRIENDS CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES 4 SUNDAYS @ 5 Sept 21, 2014 | Nov 9, 2014 | Feb 8, 2015 | Apr 12, 2015 SEPTEMBER 21 Stuart Canin, violin Bonnie Hampton, cello Sarah Cahill, piano Works by Adès, Beethoven and Schubert NOVEMBER 9 Franklyn D’Antonio, violin Roman Fukshansky, clarinet Eric Gaenslen, cello Miles […]
Summoning Ghosts: The Art of Hung Liu—March 20. Doors open at 5:00pm, talk begins at 5:30. The third event in this year’s speaker series will feature a talk by the renowned artist herself, concentrating on her paintings, many of which are based on photographs. “As a painter,” Hung Liu has said, “I am interested in […]
The New Art of Documentary—the fourth Event in our Speaker Series, May 22. Doors open at 5:00 pm. Talk begins at 5:30. The fourth and final event in our 2014-2015 Speaker Series will feature a talk by Wendy Levy, Senior Consultant to the Sundance Institute Documentary Program and Executive Director of the National Alliance for […]