Corsair Calendar

Masters of Dance

Zippora Karz will host the final free lecture and dance class of the ‘Masters of Dance’ series. Karz was a former NYC ballet soloist, and will lead SMC students in an advanced class in the Balanchine tradition. A discussion of her memoir, ‘The Sugarless Plum’ will follow.

May 10 @ 10:30 p.m.

SMC Gym 104

first come, first serve (wear comfortable clothing)

(310) 434-3467

‘Cosi’ fan tutte’

The SMC Opera Theater and SMC Symphony presents Mozart and DaPonte’s classic, in Italian, with English subtitles. Starring Gregorio Gonzalez as Guglielmo, and directed by Shana Blake Hill. Artistic director, Gail Gordon, and symphony director, James Martin will lead the ensemble.

May 10 – 12 @ 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

May 13 @ 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

The Broad Stage

$35 ($20 with SMC student I.D.)

(310) 434-3005

‘The Renaissance of Mata Ortiz’

Screening of Scott Petersen’s documentary about an American anthropologist, Spencer MacCallum who discovers a hidden gem in Deming, NM. MacCallum buys three pieces of pottery in a second hand store in Deming, and goes on to discover the artist, Juan Quezada, who creates an ancient form of ‘Paquimé’ ceramics. A discussion with Petersen will follow.

May 12 @ 3 p.m.

SMC Airport Arts Campus

2800 Airport Ave., ceramics arts building, rm. 170

free admission