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Down towards the Glen Park end of Monterey Blvd. Instagram #heartsprojectsf https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/heartsprojectsf/ and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Y_hSG8h7IE

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Tue, May 9, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Diego Rivera Theatre, City College of San Francisco, Phelan Avenue (near Judson Ave), San Francisco, CA

Featuring the Advanced Jazz (Big) Band & Jazz Club Ensemble Directed by David Hardiman, Jr. with David Hardiman , SR. Emcee. Special Guest Artist, George “Jazzbeau” Spencer, Trumpter, Pianist, Composer.

Admission FREE, open seating.

 

 

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Source: SF Examiner http://www.sfexaminer.com/historic-diego-rivera-mural-ready-move-ccsf/

Historic Diego Rivera mural ready to move at CCSF

Will Maynez, a retired physics lab manager caretaker of the “Pan-American Unity” mural, discusses the painting inside the Diego Rivera Theater at City College of San Francisco’s Ocean View campus on April 4, 2017. (James Chan/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Will Maynez, a retired physics lab manager caretaker of the “Pan-American Unity” mural, discusses the painting inside the Diego Rivera Theater at City College of San Francisco’s Ocean View campus on April 4, 2017. (James Chan/Special to S.F. Examiner)

By Michael Barba on April 16, 2017 1:00 am

In 1940, Diego Rivera stood on a ladder with a pistol in each pocket and painted a mural for City College of San Francisco. He was in front of an audience in an aircraft hanger on Treasure Island, fearing for his life after the recent assassination of his friend, Marxist Leon Trotsky.

On large slabs of wet plaster, Rivera painted indigenous Mexican craftsmen and gold-miners in the U.S. He painted an Aztec deity and an auto plant stamping machine. He painted life and death.     (more…)

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“Anything Goes” goes live on Apr. 14, 15 and 21 at 8 p.m., and Apr. 16 and 23 at 2 p.m. in the Diego Riviera Theatre. General admission is $15, students and seniors pay $10.

Buy tickets: https://www.ccsf.edu/Departments/Theatre_Arts/plays.html

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