That often unspoken reality is what motivated Amy Seiwert to launch her “Sketch” series two years ago. Designed as a forum for accomplished choreographers to present new work while stepping out of their comfort zones, “Sketch 3: Expectations” runs Thursday through Saturday (July 25-28) in San Francisco at ODC Theater. The program features Imagery, her eight-dancer company, performing world premieres by Seiwert, Marc Brew and Val Caniparoli, who have all created dances with the explicit intention of pushing against self-imposed strictures.
Little Italy hosts street festival, Last year’s inaugural event packed Julian Street, so Little Italy will celebrate Sunday, Oct, 1, with a second annual street festival — and it’s expanding to St, John Street, You’ll find an eclectic array of music under the arch, including Italian dance bracelet ballet dance bangle ballet dance charm ballet charm dance bracelet jewelry dance girl gift personalized initial b tenor Pasquale Esposito (he’s the grand marshal), the Houserockers, the North Beach Boys and the Johnny Neri Band, More food’s planned too: Restaurants La Pastaia, Fratello, Paesano’s, Sorelle, Mio Vicino and Tony & Alba’s will join booths from the Sons of Sicily and Tricarico Social Club, Details: 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; free admission; www.littleitalysj.com..
Each year a new student is chosen to represent his or her peers on the board; like her predecessors, Sriya participates in each and every public board meeting alongside elected board members more than double or triple her age. Her role is to provide the voice of the students to a room full of adults. “I like to talk to people and be friendly, so if I could meet all 10,000 students [in the district], I would,” she says. “We were all students at one point, and it is important to get the student perspective that is current.”.
Vintage Ballroom Tea Dances with Paul Price’s Society Orchestra, Live music from 1900 to 1935, 4-6:30 p.m, on third Sundays, Jan, 19, Feb.16, March 16, Palo Alto Masonic Center, 461 dance bracelet ballet dance bangle ballet dance charm ballet charm dance bracelet jewelry dance girl gift personalized initial b Florence St, Palo Alto, Period dress admired but not required, No partner necessary, $15-$20, For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org, Reception to honor Alison Williams, 5-7 p.m, Jan, 26, To say thanks to retiring costume supervisor for Palo Alto Childern’s Theatre, Light snacks, Ballroom, Lucie Stern Community Center, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto, No RSVP necessary..
The city estimates a round of foot golf will take approximately one hour. Reservations are strongly recommended and can be made by calling 408.253.9200. Traditional rounds of golf on July 4 can be played from 7 a.m. to noon and resume at 5 p.m., according to the city. City closures. In observance of the Independence Day holiday, city of Cupertino offices will be closed July 3 and will reopen July 6. The West Valley Sheriff’s Substation, Quinlan Community Center and Cupertino Senior Center are also closed July 3 and will reopen July 6. The teen center and Cupertino Sports Center will be closed July 4.