For two weeks this summer, Zellerbach Hall will become a beacon for the beauty and power of our diversity.
Performances July 6 & 7 and July 13 & 14 by the finest world dance and music artists in the Bay Area, creating magical moments you'll find only on the Festival stage.
Zellerbach Hall Weekend One
Saturday, July 6, at 3pm / Sunday, July 7, at 3pm
Performances by 15 Bay Area dance and music ensembles showcasing traditions from around the world.
Afro Urban Society + Bearettes - Pan-Afro Urban Drumline and HBCU-Style Majorette Dance
Chitresh Das Institute - Indian Kathak
Gâta Bantu - Congolese Traditional
Jubilee American Dance Theatre - Cajun Country Social Dances
Kanyon Sayers-Roods - Ohlone Welcome and Blessing
Kiazi Malonga - Congolese Music
Kohaku + Shiho Tendou - Japanese Traditional
L'Emir Hassan Harfouche + Georges Lammam Ensemble - Lebanese Dabke
Los Lupeños de San José - Mexican Folkloric (Mestizo)
Nicole Maria + Georges Lammam Ensemble - Egyptian Belly Dance
O D K - Afro-Pop
San Francisco Taiko Dojo - Japanese Taiko
Zellerbach Hall Weekend Two
Saturday, July 13, at 3pm / Sunday, July 14, at 3pm
Performances by 13 Bay Area dance and music ensembles showcasing traditions from around the world.
Awon Ohun Omnira (Voices of Freedom) - African-American Ritual
Ballet Folklórico Nube de Oro - Mexican Folkloric (Durango)
Cunamacué - Afro-Peruvian
Diamano Coura West African Dance Company - Liberian Traditional
Feng Ye Dance Studio - Chinese Classical
Guru Shradha + Antara Asthaayi Dance + Navia Dance Academy - Indian Odissi, Kathak, and Bharatanatyam
Jackeline Rago – Venezuelan Folk Music
Parangal Dance Company - Philippine Folkloric (Yakan)
Tara Catherine Pandeya + Abbos Kosimov - Tajik and Uzbek Neo-Shashmaqom
Te Mana O Te Ra - Tahitian ʽŌte'a