December 3, 2023
UC San Diego Park & Market. Photograph credit score: Erik Jepsen,

UC San Diego Park & Market has unveiled the remaining performances of the 2023 season for its “Intersections” live performance collection within the East Village.

Intersections, launched in January by UCSD’s Division of Prolonged Research, provides new and various takes on conventional concepts and varieties, from inventive performances to academic lectures that appeal to prime artists, writers and leaders.

The collection, on the Guggenheim Theatre at Park & Market, is curated by Andrew Waltz, director of arts administration at Park & Market.

Intersections matches instantly into the mission of Park & Market, which is to forge connections between folks, artists, educators, companies and innovators each in San Diego and worldwide,” he stated.

Tickets begin at $25 a present, with every scheduled for 7 p.m. Performances embody a post-show panel. The remaining slate for the 12 months:

  • June 22, The Allison Brown Band presents “Bluegrass: Bending It;” Brown, acclaimed as one in every of in the present day’s best progressive banjo gamers, is understood for main an ensemble that marries a broad array of roots-influenced music, together with folks, jazz, Celtic and Latin.
  • July 27, “Souls on Hearth,” that includes flamenco dancer Lakshmi Basile, with music from Yale Strom and Sizzling Pstromi; explores flamenco and Sephardic dance and music via Lakshmi’s dancing and with Strom, one of many world’s main ethnographer-artists of klezmer and Roma music and historical past.
  • Aug. 10, “Past the Blues”, with Mamie Minch & Mara Kaye, blues from the Nineteen Twenties-30s “blended with twenty first century Brooklyn-bred perspective.” 
  • Sept. 21, The Don Byron Quartet, explores the sounds of Bach, Blakely and Past; Byron is a famend jazz clarinetist and composer whose sound has earned him a spot on the forefront of experimental jazz.
  • Oct. 24, Yale Strom, Sizzling Pstromi and visitors; conventional and new klezmer with a big dose of improvisation.
  • Nov. 7, Mariachi Garibaldi with Jeff Nevin.
  • Dec. 7, Slavic Soul Get together, focuses on Balkan Brass Beats and Past, an exploration of Balkan folks music via the filter of life in New York’s outer boroughs, making new music out of the unplanned outcomes of immigration, proximity and globalization.