SUMMER 2022

LIVE PERFORMANCES AT THE BANKHEAD Bankhead Presents Garrison Keillor with Robin & Linda Williams FRI JUN 10 | 8 pm BUY NOW MORE INFO Bankhead Presents Winter Dance Party SAT JUN 11 | 8 pm BUY NOW MORE INFO Bankhead Presents Big Bad Voodoo Daddy FRI JUN 17 | 8 pm BUY NOW MORE INFO […]

OUR LARGEST SEASON LINEUP EVER!

We’re back! When we open in July for live performance, the Bankhead Theater will be one of the very first live music venues of our size to reopen in the East Bay. And now, we’ve just announced the largest season line up in the venue’s history with nearly 60-events, spanning a broad range of musical […]

A SAFE RETURN TO THE THEATER

SEATING/TICKETS The seating map shows only pairs. What if I have an uneven number in my group? Contact the Box Office to request special seating arrangements. If it is possible, they may be able to shift the seating map to accommodate your group and keep everyone socially distanced. Phone 925-373-6800 or email boxoffice@livermorearts.org Can I […]

SURVEY RESULTS 2021: WHAT YOU TOLD US

The 2021 survey was distributed via email and social media on February 24 and was open until March 7. A total of 347 responses were received and the input, including many thoughtfully written comments, will help us make decisions as we look to reopen.  Here’s what we learned: People are eager to come back, but […]

BEST OF THE BANKHEAD – AUCTION ITEMS!

SATURDAY NOVEMBER 21 AT 6PM Sign up on BidPal now and get ready to bid on these exciting items during the event! Don’t have your tickets yet? Event-only tickets are “Pay What You Want” (suggested donation to support the arts $25) Register now for event access LIVE AUCTION ITEMS ITEM 101 CABERNET SAUVIGNON An “Imperial” […]

A MESSAGE OF SUPPORT & ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

As a community and as a country, we have benefited greatly from the long-standing contributions of African-Americans to the Arts. Those contributions, which are uniquely American, cannot be denied. They have spread around the globe and have enriched all of our lives. We also recognize that African-Americans have been subject to unfair, unequal and unjust treatment in […]

AN OPEN APPEAL TO OUR ARTS COMMUNITY

This week we heard the first public statements from Governor Newsom about the process the state will take to slowly return from the shelter-in-place orders. It was clear that we should not expect to hold public events for some time, possibly far into 2020. Our greatest priority is to keep our patrons, volunteers and staff […]

FROM CHRIS’ HOME DESK – AN EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR’S VIEW

APRIL 26, 2021 Can you see it? There is a light ahead, and it’s getting closer. What a remarkable journey we’ve had this past year. In the first of these blogs back in March 2020, I commented on seeing a man playing the guitar on his front porch while I was on a walk. It […]