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Jan 15 2022

Secure the B.A.G. (Black Arts Grant)

Bayview Uncut: Secure the B.A.G. (Black Arts Grants) is a program of the Bayview Opera House in collaboration with the San Francisco African American Arts and Cultural District and is funded by the San Francisco Office of Economic and Workforce Development though the Dreamkeeper Initiative. The purpose of this grant program is to support artists […]

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Jan 15 2022

Tools of the Trade: Artist + Professional Development

Tools of the Trade is a program of the Bayview Opera House, funded by the San Francisco Office of Economic and Workforce Development through the Dreamkeeper Initiative. The money comes from the San Francisco General Fund and is part of the 120 million dollars over 2 years that was reallocated from the police department for the direct benefit of the Black […]

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Jan 8 2022

New Book Alert: You Are Not Alone

YOU ARE NOT ALONE is an empathetic and inclusive picture book that empowers kids to love their beautiful selves, celebrate their identities, stand up to hate, and have each other’s backs no matter what. In those moments that you are afraid or feel like you don’t belong, know that YOU ARE NOT ALONE.  For a limited time, […]

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Jan 8 2022

Frameline: Blackness Is Everything

Thank you to our friends at Frameline for hipping us to this amazing short film created by local Black artists. Check out the short film below and support these amazing artists! MORE INFO HERE

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Jan 8 2022

PUSH and Zaccho offer H.A.R.T.

The Hip Hop Artist Residency & Training (HART) Program is a 4-month residency that will provide training and performance opportunities to 8 Black performing artists ages 18 and up with aspirations to build a career in Hip Hop and the performing arts. This culturally enriching program will also address how racial equity and social justice […]

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Jan 8 2022

Liberation Academy at Dance Mission Theater

THE LIBERATION ACADEMYJanuary-June 2022 A free series of round table discussions, music & dance workshops, and films for BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) dedicated to freedom.  Presented by Dance Mission Theater and funded in part by the Dream Keepers Initiative. Directed and curated by Ellen Sebastian-Chang, Sarah Crowell, Kara Mack,   Bongo Sidibe, Joti Singh, and amara tabor-smith. This Liberation […]

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Rental Relief Resources and Information

By smiley | Jul 12, 2021

On Jan 29th the State of California passed the COVID-19 Tenant Relief Act into law. The law provides a starting fund of $1.5 billion toward rental assistance to cover back rent for low-income households from April 1st, 2020 through March 31st, 2021. Since then $3 billion more has been approved at state and federal levels. We […]

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Magic Theatre 2021 Gala

By smiley | Jul 12, 2021

When | August 5, 2021 | 6:00-9:00pm PDT Main Event 5:00-6:00pm PDT Pre-Event Cocktail Hour Where | Fort Mason Center- Firehouse and Outdoor Festival Pavilion Attire | Party Attire We’re kicking off our long-awaited return to the theatre with an absolute banger of a block party.  This year, we’re changing it up! Our upcoming Gala will be a wonderfully accessible […]

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National Night Out 2021

By smiley | Jul 12, 2021

National Night Out is back at BVOH on Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021. NNO is an opportunity for the Bayview/Hunters Point Community and the SFPD Bayview Station to connect with games, food, resources and more. Above is the site map for NNO. Grab your “passport” at the BMAGIC Table then travel around to all the different […]

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Bayview/Hunters Point Intergenerational Art Classes

By smiley | Jul 12, 2021

BVOH in collaboration with the Shipyard Trust for the Arts and Bayview Senior Services is holding intergenerational art classes taught by Tesia Blackburn aka “The Acrylic Diva”. These classes are taught on ZOOM and will be occurring on Thursday, July 15th and Thursday, July 22nd from 2:00pm – 3:15pm. If you are interested in participating […]

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Voices of the Community: Bayview Opera House

By smiley | Jul 12, 2021

Recently, BVOH Program Manager Ashley Smiley had a conversation with George Koster for his radio show and podcast Voices of the Community. Check out their conversation to hear a bit about how BVOH has been navigating the COVID-19 shutdown, responding to community concerns and our plans for the future. Click here to listen to the […]

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D10 Pride presents the 2nd Annual Pride Ride

By smiley | Jun 14, 2021

BVOH is a proud supporter of the D10 Pride Ride hosted by D10 Pride. This year, the ride will begin at the Chase Center and go all the way to Gilman Park. Grab your wheels on Sunday, June 20th, 2021 and meet up with your fellow riders at 9:30am and start riding at 10:30am. The […]

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AILEY: Frameline45

By smiley | Jun 14, 2021

BVOH is proud to support Frameline45 and their screening of AILEY directed by Jamila Wignot. In this special screening to mark Juneteenth, the life and work of genius choreographer Alvin Ailey take center stage. Charting his trajectory from dance student to globally lauded creative force to his untimely death from AIDS in 1989, this expansive […]

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JUNETEENTH w/ Black Brothers Esteem

By smiley | Jun 14, 2021

Join Black Brothers Esteem, the San Francisco AIDS Foundation and SF Black Health as they host a free Juneteenth Black Health Fair in the BVOH Outdoor Space. There will be various resource tables featuring organizations focused on Black Health along with FREE COVID-19 VACCINES and FREE LUNCH! Eat outdoors in the BVOH outdoor amphitheatre or […]

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BVOH Public Board Meeting 6/23

By smiley | Jun 14, 2021

Community! Join the BVOH Staff and Board of Directors for our public board meeting on Wednesday, June 23rd, 2021. Attending the Public Board Meeting is a fantastic opportunity to learn more about what is going on behind the scenes at BVOH and share your thoughts, ideas and concerns directly with the staff and board. Register […]

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