The UC Theatre Taube Family Music Hall is a multi-tiered, all-ages 1,400 capacity live music venue with a state-of-the-art Meyer sound system and a full service bar and kitchen.
The UC Theatre Taube Family Music Hall is a multi-tiered, all-ages 1,400 capacity live music venue with a state-of-the-art Meyer Leopard sound system and a full service bar and kitchen. The UC Theatre presents a diverse range of local, national and international artists and bands including indie, alternative, jazz, R&B, electronica, hip-hop, EDM, world, pop, comedy and much more (a cross between The Fillmore in San Francisco and The Fox Theatre in Oakland). Additionally, the iconic, newly renovated UC Theatre is a premier destination for special events. Flexible floor configurations include: 1,400 capacity General admission, 1,000 capacity reception-style, 700 capacity theater-style and 400 capacity banquet-style seating. The venue’s three tiers and dance floor are ADA wheel chair accessible. A community-minded music venue giving back… The UC Theatre is operated by the Berkeley Music Group (BMG), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Our Concert Career Pathways education program teaches young people the technical, creative and business aspects of concert and event promotion. Through hands-on workshops and paid internships we train the next generation of music industry professionals. BMG is also dedicated to ensuring that The UC Theatre strengthens the Bay Area’s vibrant fabric of nonprofit arts and service organizations. We are building a collaborative network of community partnerships with existing education, performing arts, health and youth development nonprofits to assist them with their fundraising and outreach through events at The UC Theatre. -------------------- Missed the on-sale, or plans changed? Not to worry! We are partnering with Shine Lyte that let's fans to exchange tickets for events at The UC Theatre and now when you return your tickets through their platform, you can make a contribution to the CCP Education Program and support our educational programs that teaches young people the technical, creative, and business aspects of concert and event promotion. Check out the link below to exchange tickets! 🎟 https://lyte.com/theuctheatre/ 🎟
Want to support independent venues? Check out the documents below to learn more about NIVA - National Independent Venue Association and what you can do. Thank you for fighting for independent venues all over the country💞
NIVA's Press Release Here: bit.ly/2XLrJcK
Updated Fact Sheet and Policy Ask Doc: bit.ly/2UqRbCw
#LIVESTREAM! Grab the fam and rock out with our hosts Teagan, Sean and Elda! #LiveFromThePlayroom! #FamilyFun!
Bored at home with nothing to do? Join our livestream with Whitney tomorrow at 5PM! 100% of the proceeds will go to Black Lives Matter and My Block, My Hood, My City. Snag your tickets below👇
📸: Colin Matsui
Get ready for some new music 😍 Check out the lyric video for Natiruts' newest song, Tudo Vai Dar Certo ✨
Áudio oficial de "Tudo Vai Dar Certo" do Natiruts, Amani Kush. Se inscreva no canal do Natiruts no YouTube: https://SME.lnk.to/NatirutsnoYT Escute Tudo Vai D...
Your favorite venues need your help and support more than ever right now! Make your voice heard by going to SaveOurStages.com to support legislation that can save independent venues.
“We’re fighting for the future of our industry, our beloved venues, and our communities. This is the one time we're asking for assistance to do that. Without it, we fail. With it, we can once again be the gathering places that bring back our communities. With it, we will stand on our own feet and once again generate economic gains for businesses around us and the tax base of our towns and cities.”
- Dayna Frank, NIVA president and CEO of First Avenue Productions in Minneapolis
#LIVESTREAM! We're celebrating our 50TH EPISODE of #LiveFromThePlayroom! Join Mike, Teagan, and special guest Daniel Tashian and rock with us at The Rock and Roll Playhouse! #FamilyFun!
Get your tickets now for our live stream with Whitney this Thursday, June 11th! They will be donating 100% of their profits from the live stream performance to Black Lives Matter and My Block, My Hood, My City.
📸: Colin Matsui
Tomorrow is the last day to apply to The East Bay/Oakland Relief Fund for Individuals in the Arts! This is available for artists, teaching artists, culture bearers, and nonprofit arts workers who need financial help as a result of COVID-19.
Grants will be distributed to reflect the diversity of the East Bay--Alameda and Contra Costa Counties--including those who are of historically underserved communities who are especially vulnerable financially due to this economic crisis.
Apply here 👉 bit.ly/EBORelief
This Friday, June 5th, from midnight to midnight PT, Bandcamp is waiving their share of sales to support artists impacted by Covid-19. Artists and labels are also preparing special releases for Friday, including those donating their share to organizations in support of racial justice and change.
Also Bandcamp will be donating 100% of their share of sales to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund to support their work on June 19th! So go check it out below 👇
daily.bandcamp.com Including those donating to organizations fighting for racial justice and change.
We must use our voices, loud and proud. We stand with the Black community. We will continue to lift up Black voices through music. If you would like to help, here are some resources to support the cause. #blacklivesmatter
George Floyd GFM
NAACP Legal Defense Fund
Equal Justice Organization
If you haven't heard Knuckle Puck's new song yet, now's the time! Listen to Tune You Out now 😎
altpress.com Knuckle Puck dropped an upbeat new track with "Tune You Out" which is also their first release in almost 2 years. Their next LP is expected later this year.
Your voice matters! As part of NIVA - National Independent Venue Association, we are asking you to reach out to your legislators to support independent venues during these uncertain times. It only takes a minute. Thank you for your everlasting support. To #SaveOurStages, visit nivassoc.org/take-action to find your rep!
‼️Heads up‼️ Today is the last day for discounted pricing for our live stream with Whitney on June 4th! Every purchase helps support NIVA - National Independent Venue Association and local venues like ours!
Tickets are available now and 50% of your purchase will go to support us with the link below👇
#LIVESTREAM! GRAB THE FAM and hop aboard THE TRAIN with The Rock and Roll Playhouse!! Featuring Scott Law & Samson Grisman! #LiveFromThePlayroom! #FamilyFun!
Looking for new music? Whitney's got you covered🤩 They just released an official cover of SWV's, Rain, just in time for their upcoming live stream on June 4th! Listen below and tickets are available now✨
What a feat! We have sent 500,000 messages and counting to local representatives to save local venues and we are not stopping yet🤓 If you haven't already, please contact your representative at nivassoc.org/take-action and copy and paste our message (or create your own) and hit send to help #SaveOurStages!
We would like to thank everyone who has contacted their local representative so far! 500,000 strong and counting. We still have work to do to #saveourstages #niva
Whitney 's latest cover release of John Denver's "Take Me Home, Country Roads" is not one to miss✨ Get ready for our live stream with Whitney on June 4th to support NIVA! Snag your tickets below and 50% of the proceeds go to support The UC Theatre😍
#LIVESTREAM! GRAB THE FAM and rock out with Mike & Teagan at The Rock and Roll Playhouse! #LiveFromThePlayroom #FamilyFun!
Running out of things to do with the kiddos? Check out The Rock and Roll Playhouse's list of musical activities you can do with your kids this weekend below🤩
therockandrollplayhouse.com Stuck at home with the kids? Watched enough movies to last you for the whole year? It’s time to get creative with this list of our favorite family-friendly musical games. So grab your squad, turn up your playlist, and get ready to rock! Make a DIY Guitar Turn your child into the ultimate rockstar ...
What a colorful flashback to UNCOOL FEST 5 with SWMRS🎈We can't wait to have so many more shows like this, multiple bands, a full room of smiling faces, and proud show staff. Without our show staff, this would not have been possible. Help keep the music alive at The UC Theatre by donating, small or big, to keep our wonderful staff afloat!
❤️ bit.ly/UCTStaff ❤️
PC: Joaquin Cabello
#LIVESTREAM! It's BEACH DAY at The Rock and Roll Playhouse! Featuring special guest Katie Toupin! #LiveFromThePlayroom! #FamilyFun!
All independent venues have been hit hard with the closure of our doors. If you have a spare second, please contact your representative at nivassoc.org/take-action and copy and paste our message (or create your own) and hit send to help #SaveOurStages!
kqed.org Bay Area independent venues have joined a strong national alliance to lobby for federal relief.
In today’s world of fear and unease, it's hard to imagine standing arm to arm at a concert or festival. But through hope and patience, we know that when it is safe to return to singing arm in arm at the top of our lungs, hearts racing, bodies moving, and souls bursting with life, we will all meet again❤️
theatlantic.com I don’t know when it will be safe to sing arm in arm at the top of our lungs. But we will do it again, because we have to.
We're thrilled to announce that we are partnering with NoonChorus to bring a live stream on June 4th with Whitney to support NIVA - National Independent Venue Association and independent venues! Snag your tickets below and 50% of the proceeds go to support The UC Theatre😍
Tune in: noonchorus.com/theuctheatre-presents-whitney/
#LIVESTREAM! GRAB THE FAM and let's rock this Tuesday afternoon with The Rock and Roll Playhouse squad ft. SUSTO! #LiveFromThePlayroom! #FamilyFun!
Twenty Summers is launching an Emergency Arts Fund (EAF) for artists and arts organizations facing unmanageable financial loss as a result of the Coronavirus. EAF is the first nationwide initiative that supports both artists and arts organizations, gives artists a chance to promote their work from home, and stimulates and connects art-lovers during a time of social isolation.
✨Here are the ways you can help✨
— Donate to the Emergency Arts Fund (bit.ly/20SumEAF)
— Nominate our Arts Organization here (bit.ly/TSFNom)
20summers.org TWENTY SUMMERS is dedicated in engaging with leading and emerging artists and cultural figures while fostering the creation of new work. Though our mission has typically been achieved through distinctive programs at the infamous Hawthorne Barn — where Jackson Pollock, Lee Krasner, Ten...
Looking for something to get through the Monday blues? Check out more than 570 hours worth of music by women composers below🤩
open.spotify.com A playlist featuring Karen Walwyn and Ethel Smyth
The Artist Power Center, founded and fueled at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, is a digital platform created to help artists and cultural workers navigate emergency relief and continue to build long-term careers. They will help artists navigate the existing and forthcoming relief funds, and notify them of new funds as soon as they are notified.
If you would like to learn more, check out the link below👇
ybca.org + Read more
Berkeley has introduced legislation to fully close many of the city’s streets, repurposing them as seating areas for the city’s vibrant restaurant scene! What an awesome idea to keep small and local businesses alive during this time🤩
sf.eater.com Berkeley is moving fast to expand outdoor dining
"We aren’t just people who sell tickets; we are people who develop community in each city. We are people that, if it wasn’t for our venues that existed, in many cases you wouldn’t have bars, restaurants, and coffee shops around us and you wouldn’t necessarily have the same existence of people who visit a city... People visit our cities and come visit us because of the artists and the shows that we do, and help cities kind of grow together."
Check out an interview with Founding Members Dayna Frank, Rev. Moose and Gary Witt on how NIVA - National Independent Venue Association started, what we're up to, and what happens next.
pollstar.com The National Independent Venue Association was recently formed to lobby with a unified voice for assistance from the federal government after thousands of small businesses across the country were imperiled by the spread of coronavirus. Within a matter of days its membership grew to some 450 members....
#LIVESTREAM! Teach your kids how to calp along to your favorite rock and roll hits on today's episode of #LiveFromThePlayroom! Brought to you by The Rock and Roll Playhouse!
Crazy to see where we came from and where we are now! Thank you for supporting us then and even more now. We couldn't have done it without our fantastic patrons, rockstar staff, and can't forget the unforgettable performers that have graced The UC Theatre stage👩🎤👨🎤
Check out these free inspirational window posters by local and international artists such as Jeremy Fish and Benny Gold at the Windows of Hope website below! Hope is all we need to get through this together😊
❤️ bit.ly/HopePosters ❤️
sfstation.com Free Window Posters by Local and International Artists to Promote Hope Show your neighbors you’re gonna be ok with these cool window artworks by local artists Jeremy Fish and Benny Gold and explore the 50+ free hi-res downloadable posters at the Windows of Hope website. Print and display in your w...
Check out New Found Glory's latest release, Himalaya, a single from their upcoming album, Forever + Ever x Infinity. It is the heaviest song off of their new album and we are pumped see it live soon! Give it a listen at newfoundglory.com/himalaya🔥
The UC Theatre Taube Family Music Hall is a multi-tiered, all-ages 1,350 capacity live music venue with a state-of-the-art Meyer Leopard sound system and a full service bar and kitchen. The UC Theatre presents a diverse range of local, national and international artists and bands including indie, alternative, jazz, R&B, electronica, hip-hop, EDM, world, pop, comedy and much more (a cross between The Fillmore in San Francisco and The Fox Theatre in Oakland). Additionally, the iconic, newly renovated UC Theatre is a premier destination for special events. Flexible floor configurations include: 1,400 capacity General admission, 1,000 capacity reception-style, 700 capacity theater-style and 400 capacity banquet-style seating. The venue’s three tiers and dance floor are ADA wheel chair accessible. A community-minded music venue giving back… The UC Theatre is operated by the Berkeley Music Group (BMG), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Our Concert Career Pathways education program teaches young people the technical, creative and business aspects of concert and event promotion. Through hands-on workshops and paid internships we train the next generation of music industry professionals. BMG is also dedicated to ensuring that The UC Theatre strengthens the Bay Area’s vibrant fabric of nonprofit arts and service organizations. We are building a collaborative network of community partnerships with existing education, performing arts, health and youth development nonprofits to assist them with their fundraising and outreach through events at The UC Theatre.
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The CJC offers a Bachelor's degree program in jazz studies as well as a broad spectrum of music courses, workshops & concerts for the community
The Maybeck Studio for the Performing Arts is a small performance space located in a private home in the Berkeley hills, built in 1914 by Bernard Maybeck.
La Peña is a leading presenter of artists of color, with a focus on the musical & artistic traditions of the Latinx diaspora at all of our intersections, including: Indigenous, Afro-Latinx, multiracial & LGBTQ. We unite communities resisting oppression.
The Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse is a nonprofit community arts organization dedicated to promoting public awareness and understanding of traditional music.
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The FREE Berkeley Shakedown Street festival is a tribute to the Grateful Dead. The event features music, food, beer/wine, and vendors! Sep 17th and 18th!!
A house concert series devoted to music of the baroque with occasional forays beyond. Performances will be in an intimate, informal setting.
Art House Gallery & Cultural Center is A Beautiful Art Gallery with LIVE MUSIC, wonderful lighting & a Great sound system. It is Available for Rentals. ART HOUSE GALLERY & CULTURAL CENTER PEACE, LOve and MUSIC Private Rentals ALL Ages & Smoke Free
The East Bay's home to world music & dance... established 1973; nonprofit since 1997. Ashkenaz is always all ages! Annually voted Best Place to Dance by East Bay Express readers! More info and full calendar at www.Ashkenaz.com.