Below is a listing of special events, offers and networking opportunities that are exclusive to Next Generation UPAF members. Through Next Generation UPAF, you can increase your engagement with the performing arts, expand your professional contacts and make a positive difference in our community.
Each year the Season Sampler is a fantastic opportunity to see a show for only $20, network with like-minded peers and have a great night out while experiencing something new! We hope you that you are looking forward to our Season Samplers for 2018-19!
Caniparoli created Lambarena on San Francisco Ballet in 1995 after being inspired by Pierre Akendengue and Hughes de Courson’s composition “Lambarena,” which blends Bach with traditional African music. Though an abstract work, Lambarena evokes themes that defy boundaries: community, ceremony, and connection to nature.
Lambarena’s cultural fusion also emerges in its costumes, which draw inspiration from the colors and patterns of traditional African clothing.
From the amazing mind of Roald Dahl comes the story of a most unlikely heroine. Unloved by her parents and belittled by her child-hating headmistress, Matilda boldly steps up to set things right with her cleverness, the help of her friends, and the support of her kind-hearted teacher. Straight from Broadway, this full-length Tony Award-winning musical will prove to audiences that everyone has the power to change their story.
You can’t stop the beat in this big, bold, beloved story of a teenager’s triumphant transformation from social outcast to TV star who fights for everyone’s rights. Winner of eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical, this family-friendly show set in 1960s Baltimore, is filled with exuberant dancing and infectious music.
Sponsored by Knight Barry Title
The sizzling musical from Hamilton’s creator. The vibrant New York community of Washington Heights is a place where the air is filled with the sounds of salsa, merengue, soul, hip-hop and R & B. It’s also a neighborhood on the brink of change, full of hopes and pressures, where the biggest struggles can be deciding which traditions you take with you, and which ones you leave behind. In the Heights is a show sure to capture the heart of all ages with its universal themes of chasing your dreams and finding your true home.
Sponsored by Landmark Credit Union
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