Bruce Conner, BREAKAWAY, 1966 (still); collection SFMOMA, Accessions Committee Fund purchase; © Conner Family Trust, San Francisco


Group Spirit with Toni Basil and Michael McClure

Thursday, Oct 27, 2016

7 p.m.

Join us for a conversation exploring Bruce Conner’s collaborations with a wide range of creative communities in San Francisco and beyond. The legendary Toni Basil discusses her collaboration with Conner on BREAKAWAY (1966), followed by a screening of the film and a selection of Basil’s films. Michael McClure reads a selection of poems relating to the collaborations with his longtime friend, including “The Artist.”


Toni Basil, director, choreographer, dancer, singer, and filmmaker

Michael McClure, poet, playwright, songwriter, and novelist