$46. 642-9988. calperformances.org
3pm, Hertz Hall, 101 Cross-Sproul Path, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
ChurchGurl Champion aka ChurchGurls Rock is a non-profit community event that embraces the spirit of womanism. It's not just for the ladies, gentlemen also enjoy this high energetic flagship event! We will honor dynamic and innovative champion women whose footprint of accomplishments can be found throughout the world.
Belva Davis: Bay Area's Legend Journalist
Brenda Knight: Visionary of Ladies In Red
Commissioner Linda Crayton: San Francisco International Airport
Carol H. Williams: Hall of Fame Advertising Executive
Dr. Sharon Williams: Director, Children's Hospital, Oakland, Ca
Dr. Michele Thornton Ghee: Author, Keynote Speaker & BET/Centric Media Executive
Dr. Erin Simms-Edwards & Dr. Pamela Simms-Mackey: Medical Physicians
Sheryl Evans Davis: Executive Director of San Francisco Human Rights Commission
Rev. Dr. Jacqueline Thompson: Assistant Pastor of Allen Temple Baptist Church, Oakland, National Speaker
Experience our Bay Area's finest artists such as:
The Wheeler Sisters
Lauren D. Byrd
Marissa Rae Peters
Inida Little, Karah Peters & Jennifer Marie
ChurchGurls are gifted in their DNA and this highly energetic gathering reflects that. It will be full of laughter, heartfelt tears and elation. ChurchGurl Champions is an unwinding 2 hour excursion for all who attend! Start off with a signature aperitif with great food and enjoy the show!
$22.50 - $72.50.
5pm to 6pm, UC Theatre Taube Family Music Hall 2036 University Avenue
Full: Vajra Voices
The women's vocal ensemble Vajra Voices, directed by Karen Clark, returns for a sublime program of medieval and contemporary music. This concert includes music by Hildegard von Bingen, Guillaume de Machaut, and the extraordinary composer-cellist-vocalist Theresa Wong, who joins Vajra Voices for her new work To Burst, to Bloom: Songs on Poems of the 12th Century Taoist Immortal Sun Bu'Er, composed especially for these singers.
Programmed by Sarah Cahill
7pm to 9pm, BAMPFA 2155 Center St.