Berkeley, CA. UpSwing Aerial Dance Company announces its celebratory show “Solstice!” This year UpSwing expands the increasingly popular Winter Solstice event “Solstice!” to 3 performances December 19-21, 2015 at Studio 12 in Berkeley CA. Show times are: Dec. 19 @ 8 PM, matinee performance on Dec. 20 @ 3 PM & on the Winter Solstice Dec 21 @ 7PM. Tickets may be purchased in advance at www.upswingaerialdance.org or at the door. Performance is at Studio 12, 2525 Eighth Street in Berkeley. Join UpSwing Aerial Dance Company this holiday season as we celebrate our 5th anniversary and welcome the return of the sun and the birth of a New Year.
“Solstice!” is an East Bay favorite holiday alternative since 2005. Produced every other year, this is the 6th production. “Solstice!” celebrates the longest night of the year with music and dance by some of the Bay Area’s finest performers, and includes a Solstice-inspired visual arts installation created by Alissa Kaplan-Soto. This year enter into a winter wonderland with tree spirits, a moon goddess and snowbirds. Experience the music of Dave Worm and Mark Vickness (Glass House), Amar Singh Khalsa & Sahib Amar Kaur Khalsa.