People in dance stances holding persimmons.

Much of 'Un/Guarding the Harvest' was filmed on the CSUEB campus.

Students, alumni, staff, faculty create dance for camera

  • October 4, 2012 3:00pm

Students, alumni, and staff have created a “dance for the camera piece” named, "Un/Guarding the Harvest," in conjunction with Nina Haft, theatre and dance associate professor.

Participants include students Krystal Bates, Shawn Hawkins and Justin Sharlman; alumni Frances Sedayao, ’01, and Anthony Johnson Jr., ’12; and Matt Payne, a staff member in music, did the sound design.

The piece was commissioned by the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco for their GimmeShelter project, a digital showcase of music, visual art, theatre and dance around themes from the Jewish holiday of Sukkot. 

Much of the filming by Dan Wolf was done on the CSUEB campus.

The film – showcasing artists’ responses to ideas and practices connected to Jewish themes – is being shown until Oct. 12 in the lobby of the San Francisco Jewish Community Center, and then will be available permanently online 

DD

  • © Copyright California State University, East Bay.

California State University, East Bay is the San Francisco East Bay Area's high-access public university of choice. CSUEB serves the region with campuses in Hayward and Concord, a professional development center in Oakland, and an innovative online campus. With an enrollment of more than 14,000, the University offers a nationally recognized freshman year experience, award-winning curriculum, personalized instruction, and expert faculty. Students choose from among more than 100 professionally focused fields of study for which the University confers bachelor's and master's degrees, as well as an Ed.D. in education. Named a "Best in the West" college, as well as a Best Business School, by the influential Princeton Review, Cal State East Bay is among the region's foremost producers of teachers, business professionals and entrepreneurs, public administrators, health professionals, literary and performing artists, and science and math graduates.

  • Print This Page
  • Bookmark and Share