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The annual Festival of the Creative Arts showcases nationally acclaimed performers and visual artists together with music, dance, theater, film and artwork by more than 300 Brandeis students, faculty and alumni.

Join us April 7-14, 2019. Highlights of the festival include:

April 7, noon-5 pm: Super Sunday! Shapiro Campus Center and Slosberg Music Center.
Campus-wide music and dance performances, exhibitions and art activities the whole family can enjoy.

April 10, 7-8:30 pm: Free yoga, movement and relaxation workshop led by Afro Flow YogaShapiro Gym, Gosman Sports and Convocation Center. Experience a unique hybrid of yoga, dance and rhythm in a compassionate, nonjudgmental and safe space. Open to Brandeis ID holders only. Register at tinyurl.com/y39w95hm. Questions? Email ipabon@brandeis.edu.

April 10, 7 pm: Words and Artifacts: Treasures of a Cuban Jewish Exile. Rapaporte Treasure Hall, Brandeis Library. 
Noted anthropologist and poet Ruth Behar gives a reading and talk. Sponsored by the Hadassah-Brandeis Institute Project in Latin American Jewish and Gender Studies.

April 10-14: "The Bacchae." Spingold Theater Center.
With vibrant original songs and choreography, this new translation of the Greek tragedy takes a contemporary look at gender, religion, and politics. Tickets: $20/$15/$5. Presented by the Department of Theater Arts.

Plus: Concerts by the Brandeis University Chorus and Chamber Singers, the Brandeis Early Music Ensemble, and premieres of student works performed by the Ludovico Ensemble.

The Leonard Bernstein Festival of the Creative Arts is produced by the Office of the Arts at Brandeis. Unless otherwise noted, events are free and open to the public.

This program is supported in part by grants from the Mass Cultural Council and from the Waltham Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency.