Sponsored: ‘Clas/sick Hip Hop’ series comes to YBCA

(photo: Gabriel Bienczycki) In its third iteration, YBCA brings you Clas/sick Hip Hop, a platform that appreciates hip-hop culture for its artistry, boldness and mobilizing effect. This year, they explore gender norms in hip-hop culture, celebrating the presence and impact of femininity in a subculture that has historically been characterized by hyper-masculinity. The Clas/sick Hip Hop evening features an unparalleled music concert, UnderCover Presents A Tibute to The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. UnderCover Presents brings the baddest local talent to bear on this legendary album, with 15 ensembles creating a musical cross-pollination ranging from jazz undertones, hip-hop, Latin rhythms, and [...]

Saturday: YBCA’s Big Idea Night Party

The Yerba Buena Center for the Arts' latest Big Idea Night party celebrates the "State of the Queer Nation," with music by Hottub and DJ Black, the Diamond Daggers queer burlesque troupe, and performance artist Tim Miller. The party takes place this Saturday night and it's free with RSVP. Also on the itinerary: YBCA's ongoing visual art exhibitions, a slate of short films, food from Orson and Citizen Cake and cheap drinks. Preview video below:

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