August 12, 2016 at Dance Brigade’s Dance Mission in San Francisco.
The Bay Area International Deaf Dance Festival 2016!!
The 2016 Bay Area Deaf International Dance Festival (BAIDDF) will celebrate the creative talents of Deaf and Hard of Hearing performing and fine artists in the disciplines of dance, music, painting, and handcrafted artisan wares. It will include workshops in Deaf Leadership Development within the arts and will showcase the exciting results of collaborations between hearing and Deaf artists.
Deaf Celebrities: CJ Jones, Fred Beam, Antoine Hunter
Community Partners: Dance Mission Theater
This festival presents Deaf dance companies from London, Turkey, Russia, Mexico, DC, San Francisco and more. Come and support this amazing and one of a kind festival that doesn’t happen anywhere else. In addition to performances, the festival will feature workshop in Belly Dance, Jazz , Hip-Hop, Ballet, ASL DANCE, and more different types of dance classes taught by International, Domestic and Local Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Hearing artists who sign fluently. These workshops will be taught for both Youth and Adult participants in various locations including Richmond, Santa Cruz, Oakland, San Francisco, South Bay and other parts of the Bay Area. For workshop details, please visit http://urbanjazzdance.weebly.com/
Dance Mission Theater
3316 24th Street
San Francisco, Ca 94110
Date and Time:
Fri, Aug 12 – 8pm
Sat, Aug 13- 8pm
Sun, Aug 14- 4pm ( family matinee-different program)
$30 at Door
$25 on line
$12 Youth (under 16)
Group Discount (Please Call) (415) 863-9824
Buy your tickets now! http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2561054
We are still in need of $2,000 to present this exceptional event at its maximum potential. We can’t do this alone, so we’re asking for your help. Please be a force in helping us produce BAIDDF 2016 by sending your donation in any amount. Whatever you give from your heart will make a difference! Ask if you wish to sponsor us and we will send you the sponsorship form!
Urban Jazz Dance Company, and Bay Area Deaf Dance Festival, is a fiscally sponsored project of Epiphany Productions Sonic Dance Theater, a California 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization, EIN # 20-3969226. When sending your tax-deductible gift, please make your check payable to EPSDT and write “deaf dance arts” in the memo line.
Please mail your donation to:
EPSDT – 925 Mission Street, Suite 109 – San Francisco CA 94103-2905. You will receive a letter of confirmation directly from our fiscal sponsor, which may be used for tax purposes as verification of your tax-deductible gift.
Thank you in advance for your generous support!!