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Posted inCommunity, Events

The It List: Five things to do in Berkeley this weekend

BCCO 50TH The Berkeley Community Chorus and Orchestra celebrates its golden anniversary this weekend with three concerts at UC Berkeley’s Hertz Hall. The program from the non-auditioned community chorus includes the first performances of “I Think I Shall Praise It,” composed by Napa-based Kurt Erickson for the BCCO 50th celebration, two movements from Brahms’ German Requiem, […]

Posted inArts, Events

Berkeley Rep to unveil Peet’s Theatre to public Saturday

Thirty-six years after Berkeley Rep opened its first permanent home on Addison Street in downtown, the theater company will, on Saturday, unveil a comprehensive overhaul of its original stage. (See below for details of the Grand Opening event for the public.) Those who show up to see the renamed Peet’s Theatre will not necessarily notice any major […]