Fall 2020! Look for BACCE in our first original play. Following a geographical, cultural and racial split in the United States, twin Kehinde and Taiwo, find themselves on different ends of a utopian battle for freedom in the new Black states. Created by Rotimi Agbabiaka, Edris Cooper-Anifowoshe, Kehinde Koyejo, Aejay Mitchell, Indiaa Wilmott and Arron... Continue Reading →
Shaky but strong, BACCE opened the blazing and timely Robert O'Hara satire, An American Ma(u)l, our most ambitious undertaking to date. With a cast of 8, bringing more than 30 characters to life, An American Ma(u)l is an amazing feat of acting alone. With their phasers set to STUN, this cast will dazzle you with... Continue Reading →
America is on the brink of economic disaster. But the newly-elected prez has a plan! Dr. Eli Whitney IV has invented a new form of cotton that will revolutionize the garment industry, but there’s one small snag – it needs to be handpicked. And the president knows just who to press into service to pick... Continue Reading →
Come dance and party with the band OMB for the last Salon of the season! OMB features David Lofton, a regular at the Sugar Shack, whose musical projects included John & Bone and Beautiful Cuba. Lofton returns to the BACCE stage with musical partner blue buddha whose eclectic vocals lead this popular fusion band. Funky,... Continue Reading →
Join us on Thursday, May 17th in the Brava Cabaret for High Crimes & Misdemeanors an examination of banned, censored and controversial theater texts. Centered around Robert O'Hara's scathing satire, An American Ma(u)l, the company stages and discusses the value and potency of shock, crudeness, vulgarity and other potentially offensive things on the world's stages.
On March 15, Amara Tabor Smith and Ellen Sebastian Chang brought an episode of their wondrous project, House/Full to the Brava Cabaret. A magic punch put everyone in the mood for love and art; beans warmed our soul; and melodies, mantras and meaningful messages caressed our ears. The project was formed to address the emotional,... Continue Reading →
Black Benatar aka Beatrice Thomas will takeover the Brava Cabaret for the April So Soul San Francisco Black Art Salon on April 19th! Expect magic, expect love and laughter, expect the unexpected. Special Guests, food and fun. Read all about it and buy tickets here!
Join us Thursday, March 15 as the legendary performing artists Amara Tabor Smith and Ellen Sebastian Chang bring an episode of House/Full of Blackwomen, a performance project that addresses the physical, mental, spiritual and material health of Black women. We be blessed!
On February 15th, So Soul San Francisco: Black Art Salons presented Oju Ibeji, with hosts Melonie and Melorra Green (Ibeji) in conversation with underground journalist and producer and host of The Block Report radio. Over wine and cheese, artists and audience engaged in a challenging conversation about race and revolution. Full audio of this salon... Continue Reading →