black panthers

All Power to the People: Black Panthers at 50

December 7, 2016

When Bobby Seale met Huey P. Newton, something extraordinary happened in Oakland. Discover untold stories of the Black Panther Party at exhibition All Power to the People: Black Panthers at 50, on view now at the Oakland Museum of California. Learn how charismatic men and women did extraordinary things for their communities and their fight […]

Let Us Break Bread Together is this Sunday

Don’t miss out on Oakland Symphony’s nontraditional holiday tradition, Let Us Break Bread Together; Music from the Era of the Black Panthers, this Sunday, December 11, 4PM at the Paramount Theatre. The concert features many of your holiday favorites intermingled with protest music from the 60’s and 70’s, Motown classics, gospel, and more performed by […]

Let Us Break Bread Together on December 11

November 9, 2016

It’s that time of year again! It starts to get a little darker earlier in the day, there is a certain spirit in the air, and we see twinkling lights around our neighborhoods and streets. The holidays are upon us and it is time to celebrate with Oakland Symphony’s nontraditional holiday tradition – Let Us […]