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Creativity Festival

Sun, Jun 12, 2016, 10:00am4:00pm

2016 Creativity Festival. Sunday, June 12, 2016.
Sun, Jun 12, 2016
10:00am – 4:00pm
Children’s Garden, Yerba Buena Gardens
799 Howard St.
San Francisco, CA + Google Map
(415) 543-1718

Celebrating San Francisco’s spirit of creativity and innovation, the Creativity Festival invites all the diverse populations of San Francisco and the Bay Area to a day of free activities in the Yerba Buena Gardens Children’s Garden Forecourt. Interactive performances from the Yerba Buena Gardens Festival, bubble tables, slime, paper circuits, music shakers and free carousel rides all day.

Pi Clowns
11–11:30am & 1:30–2pm

Photo of Leah and Andrew of Pi ClownsSilliness is very serious business for the Pi Clowns. A company dedicated to knock-about physical comedy, these performers don’t tell jokes. They embody them with robust and timeless antics. Blending mime, theater, acrobatics, juggling, and improvisation, the Pi Clowns deliver delightful and original clown vignettes. Pi members have worked as performers, teachers, and technicians for world-class institutions from Cirque Du Soleil and The New Pickle Circus to the San Francisco Circus Center and Teatro ZinZanni.

Venezuelan Music Project
12:15–12:45pm & 2:45–3:15pm

Photo of Venezuelan Music ProjectEven in South America, Venezuela’s musical riches tend to be overshadowed by the styles of neighboring Colombia, Brazil and Argentina. But in the Bay Area, the nation’s fabulous cultural wealth, with its fertile intermingling of indigenous, European and African influences, has found bountiful expression through the tireless efforts of Jackeline Rago. A percussion expert and master of the diminutive four-string cuatro, Venezuela’s national instrument, Rago has assembled a brilliant cast of collaborators in the Venezuelan Music Project. Together they explore folkloric Venezuelan forms such as joropo and merengue.

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