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Fridays at the MAH: Debate Dance Off





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Dance to the beat of the debate at this unforgettable night of music, dialogue, and competitive grooving.

How it works

Ten speakers will share their views on topics ranging from waffles vs. pancakes to bike lanes. After they speak, you’ll take on some groovy challenges to support the side you take. The audience with the most enthusiasm and creativity wins the dance-off.

The topics

Get ready to dance to these hotly contested topics

pro bike lanes with Shwa Smith vs. no bike lanes with Jon Rhinehart

waffles with Hamburger vs. pancakes with BJ Rankin

no homework with Christine Powell vs. pro homework with Caroline Hawkins

vegan with DNA and Haraag Tarbinian vs. omnivore with Nicole Annette

Star Wars with Pablo Yale vs. Star Trek with James Vergon


RSVP here

We have a limited number of spots so reserve a ticket in advance. Please arrive promptly or your ticket will be given to day of participants.

Music provided by DJ Kikkoman

This twist of a debate is in partnership with Chip, Motion PacificThe Santa Cruz Comedy Coalition, and DJ Kikkoman.