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Friday Nights @ OMCA Summer time Season: 5-10 p.m. Fridays by way of October, Oakland Museum, 1000 Oak St., Oakland. Galleries are open till 10 p.m., gardens are open for picnics, there’s reside music outdoors and the Off the Grid meals truck market expands onto Oak Road. Deliver associates and household for a style of native music, meals and tradition. Galleries are half-price and free for ages 18 and beneath. www.museumca.org

NorCal Night time Market: Sept. 21-23, Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4501 Pleasanton Ave., Pleasanton. That includes 150-plus meals and merchandise distributors, video games, an artwork stroll and stay music. Take pleasure in the whole lot from potato-swirl skewers to drinks served in lightbulbs, conventional Asian road snacks, fusion meals and a various providing of different #foodporn. Admission $5. Parking $10. https://www.norcalnightmarket.com/about/

One Life Stand: By way of Sept. 29, Marsh Berkeley Cabaret, 2120 Allston Means, Berkeley. Alicia Dattner (The Oy of Intercourse) shares her trendy woman’s information to enlightenment and different issues, together with her stand-up comedy present. $20-$35, sliding scale; $55-$100 reserved. www.themarsh.org

Kiss: Via Sept. 23, Ashby Stage, 1901 Ashby Ave., Berkeley. A gaggle of actors uncover a script set in Damascus and eagerly start performing what seems to be a romantic melodrama, believing they’ll study one thing about what it’s wish to stay in Syria. Then every little thing explodes. Efficiency by Shotgun Gamers. $7-$42. shotgunplayers.org/on-line/article/kiss

Disney’s ‘Tarzan’: By way of Sept. 23, Lucie Stern Theater, 1305 Middlefield Street, Palo Alto. Washed up on the shores of West Africa, an toddler boy is taken in and raised by gorillas, who identify him Tarzan, on this manufacturing introduced by the Palo Alto Gamers. $22-$52. https://bit.ly/2M7Yqw3

Pirates of Penzance: By means of Sept. 23, Hillview Center Faculty Performing Arts Middle, 1100 Elder Ave., Menlo Park. Bay Space Opera Collaborative presents a totally gender-swapped manufacturing of The Pirates of Penzance. $13-$26. www.bayop.org/exhibits.html

One other Roll of the Cube: Via Oct. 7, Tabard Theatre, 29 North San Pedro St., San Jose. This new musical is predicated on the tales of Damon Runyon and the songs of Frank Loesser. $38-$48. www.tabardtheatre.org/tickets

Smuin Ballet – Dance Collection 01: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 21 and 2 p.m. Sept. 22, Lesher Middle for the Arts, 1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek. Sept. 28-Oct. 6, Palace of Superb Arts, 3301 Lyon St., San Francisco. Program consists of: Blue Till June, Merely Gamers, Echo, Sinfonietta, Schubert Scherzo and Everlasting Idol. $25-$81. www.smuinballet.org

Pop-up Journal’s 2018 Fall Situation: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 21-22, Curran Theatre, 445 Geary St., San Francisco. An evening of true tales, documentary movies, images and radio from writers, performers and musicians stay on stage. Tickets begin at $35. www.popupmagazine.com

Chinatown at Twilight: 5-Eight p.m. Sept. 21, Waverly Alley, between Sacramento and Washington Streets, San Francisco. Take pleasure in quite a lot of singers and dancers, together with Elvis and Sinatra impersonators, and a youngsters’s dance troupe. http://bit.ly/2N1F9gr

Soulful Dwelling Arts Truthful: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 22, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 23, 1540 Hicks Ave., San Jose. The truthful presents a spot of therapeutic and private progress for the physique, thoughts and soul. Discover 60 plus reveals and free lectures. Free. www.communityofinfinitespirit.org

Sip, Stroll, and Store: 1-5 p.m. Sept. 22, 1st Road, downtown Benicia. Collaborating companies will pour a special wine at their enterprise. Examine-in begins at 12;30 p.m. at 90 First Road. Wine glass, map of tasting location and wristband will probably be offered. Ticket worth consists of 15 tastes and one complimentary Benicia Foremost Road wine glass. Have to be age 21 and up. $30-$35. www.beniciamainstreet.org/

Wine Stroll on the Waterfront: Four-Eight p.m. Sept. 22, Jack London Sq., Oakland. Tastings from more than 25 Northern California wineries. Plus specially-priced menu gadgets and unique presents at collaborating eating places and reside leisure. $30-$50. https://bit.ly/2BivoG1

Rusty Air in Carolina: Eight-10 p.m. Sept. 22, Canada School Major Theater, 4200 Farm Hill Blvd., Redwood Metropolis. The Redwood Symphony opens its 34th season with composer Mason Bates as particular visitor. Pre-concert lecture at 7 p.m. $10-$30. www.redwoodsymphony.org/live shows/2018-19/concert1_2018.html

Rhinestone: Eight p.m. Sept. 22 and 2 p.m. Sept. 23,  Firehouse Arts Middle, 4444 Railroad Ave., Pleasanton. A salute to the songs and profession of Glen Campbell, carried out by Andrew Kahrs. $15-$25. www.firehousearts.org

An Night on the Bistro: 5-Eight p.m. Sept. 23, Va de Vi Bistro & Wine Bar, 1511 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Walnut Creek. Silent and stay auctions at this occasion will increase cash for the Lindsay Wildlife Rehabilitation Hospital. A Western screech-owl will make its debut look as the brand new animal ambassador. Make a bid and win the best to call the owl. $125-$150. lindsaywildlife.org/vadevi

Rossmoor 2018 Artwork & Wine Occasion: 5-7:30 p.m. Sept. 24, Rossmoor Occasion Middle, 1021 Stanley Greenback Drive, Rossmoor. Pattern high-quality wines whereas viewing unique paintings and bidding on silent public sale gadgets. VIP lounge, with meals and wine pairings from Four-5 p.m.  $30-$80. https://bit.ly/2CH8qJn

Live performance for UCSF Benioff Youngsters’s Hospitals: Sept. 26, San Francisco. 6:30 p.m. cocktail reception, San Francisco Metropolis Corridor, 1 Dr. Carlton B Goodlett Place; Eight p.m.live performance, Civic Middle Plaza and Invoice Graham Civic Auditorium, 99 Grove Road. Metallica will headline. Plus an after-party at metropolis corridor. Tickets begin at $1,000. www.theconcertforkids.com

Music & Margaritas: 6-Eight p.m. Sept. 27, Harmony Historic Society, 1928 Clayton Street, Harmony. A celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. $50. https://bit.ly/2NQfwfP

City Corridor Theatre Firm: ‘The Revolutionists’: Sept. 27-Oct. 20, 3535 Faculty St., Lafayette. A daring and brutal comedic quartet about three real-life and one invented (however could possibly be actual) badass ladies in the course of the French Revolution’s Reign of Terror. $18-$27. www.townhalltheatre.com

Hammer Plaza Celebration: 7-10 p.m. Sept. 28-29, Hammer Theatre Middle, 101 Paseo De San Antonio, San Jose. Aerial dance, reside efficiency, meals vans and more. Free. www.hammertheatre.com

Vau de Vire and Oakland Central current The Dirty Dove: Sept. 28-Nov. 17, Tortona Huge Prime in downtown Oakland, 1911 Telegraph Ave., Oakland. Take pleasure in a circus-infused dinner theater set in a re-created Barbary Coast purple mild district, with a 10-piece orchestra and musical-guest cameos every night, plus a four-course. $49-$137. www.thesoileddove.com

28th annual Artistry in Trend: 10 a.m.-Four p.m. Sept. 29, Cañada School, 4200 Farm Hill Blvd., Redwood Metropolis. That includes an outside purchasing extravaganza with native designers promoting garments, jewellery, and equipment; an Open Home displaying scholar tasks from midday to three p.m., an impromptu trend present at 11 a.m.; meals, and free parking. $10. www.ArtistryInFashion.com

Chalk Pageant on the Plaza: Midday-Three p.m. Sept. 29, by Jack’s Restaurant & Bar, 105 Crescent Drive, Nice Hill. That includes 20 artists creating murals, a prize wheel and youngsters chalk zone. https://bit.ly/2nU4XN2

Learn a Poem to a Baby Day: 2-Four p.m. Sept. 29, Bridge Storage adn ARTSpace, 23 Maine Ave., Richmond. Convey a journal or pocket book, books, poems, brief tales, novels, unfinished writing, jokes, music, visible artwork, favourite blanket, favourite pillow, one thing that comforts you, and favourite yummy or wholesome finger meals merchandise to share. Free. https://bit.ly/2wYnWuc

Gold Coast Chamber Gamers, Coast to Coast: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 29, Group Corridor, Lafayette Library, 3491 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette and 5 p.m. Sept. 30, Piedmont Middle for the Arts, 801 Magnolia Ave., Piedmont. Pre-concert speak 30 minutes prior to every live performance. $15-$45. www.gcplayers.org

Portia Munson: Her Room/Her World: Midday-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday, Sept. 30-Dec. 16, Bedford Gallery, 1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek. The exhibition consists of large installations of Bed room and Constellations together with prints, a projection and further sculptures. Opening reception from Three-5 p.m. Sept. 30. $5. www.bedfordgallery.org

Serbian Meals Pageant: Midday-10 p.m. Oct. 6, Holy trinity Serbian Orthodox Church, 1700 Faculty St., Moraga. Sarma, Kobasice, Cevapcici, Raznici, pork and lamb, drinks and different favorites. Stay Serbian music, trumpet orchestra, child bounce home and more. Free admission. https://bit.ly/2N4blAk

Incredible Speakeasies and The place to Discover Them: 6:30 p.m. Oct. 6, Alameda Elks Lodge, 2255 Santa Clara Ave., Alameda. 7 p.m. classic dance lesson adopted by Sara & Swingtime enjoying a night of basic 1920s and 30s swing and classic ballroom dance music. No companions wants. 1920s or 30s costume, classic or trendy night gown or costumes impressed by “Harry Potter” movies are admired, however not required. No host bar and mild potluck snack buffet. $20-$25. www.peersdance.org/speakeasies.html

King Lear: Oct. 11-27, Hammer Theatre, 101 Paseo De San Antonio, San Jose. Nationwide Theatre Reside screening of the five-star Chichester Pageant Theatre manufacturing King Lear starring Ian McKellen within the title position. $14-$21. www.hammertheatre.com

Hedda Gabler: Oct. 12-28, Pear Theatre, 1110 La Avenida St., Mountain View. Caught in a loveless marriage, bored, probably pregnant and dealing with monetary constraints from her new husband, Hedda manipulates the individuals round her to attempt to enhance her state of affairs, however solely brings herself more tragedy. $15-$35. www.thepear.org

Ladies Laughing Alone with Salad: Oct. 12-Nov. 11, Ashby Stage, 1901 Ashby Ave., Berkeley. Exploring gender stereotypes, relationships, and sexism, with a wholesome aspect of humor. $7-$42. shotgunplayers.org/on-line/article/salad

Zoppé Italian Household Circus: Oct. 12-Nov. Four, Pink Morton Park, 1455 Madison Ave., Redwood Metropolis. This 176-year-old Italian household circus efficiency options equestrian showmanship, acrobatics, canine capers and Nino the Clown. Tickets gross sales begin Sept. 12. https://bit.ly/2csmsyG

Woodside Day of the Horse – California Gold Rush: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 13, Woodside City Corridor, 2955 Woodside Street, Woodside. Actions, contests, music, meals and more. Free. http://www.whoa94062.org/. Progressive path journey, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., for knowledgeable riders and their horses. Greatest costume, greatest 5 playing cards, prizes and more. $50/ www.whoa94062.org/day-of-the-horse/register-to-ride-2018

The Wizard of Oz: Oct. 13-28, Lyric Theatre, San Jose Metropolis School, 2100 Moorpark Ave., San Jose. A family-friendly musical. $12-$37. https://bit.ly/2oW8Rpi

Night time on the Museum – Phantom of the Opera Gala: 5 p.m. reception, 7 p.m. dinner, Oct. 14, Blackhawk Museum, 3700 Blackhawk Plaza Circle, Danville. That includes Franc D’Ambrosio, who will entertain visitors with Broadway and fashionable songs. $150. blackhawkmuseum.org/gala

Alexander String Quartet: 7 p.m. Oct. 14, Kohl Mansion, 2750 Adeline Drive, Burlingame.  That includes music from Mozart, Penderecki and Beethoven. $20-$50. www.musicatkohl.org

Worldwide Documentary Movie Pageant: Oct. 18-28, Palo Alto, Stanford College, East Palo Alto and San Francisco. See  60 documentaries masking such points as local weather change, the impression of social media and arts, weapons in our faculties, gender equality, hate crime and LGBT points, philanthropy and social change. www.unaff.org

Harvest Weekend: Oct. 19-21, numerous Paso Robles places. Attempt your hand at harvest (together with stomping a couple of grapes), take within the fall foliage and take pleasure in stay music, barbeques, barrel samples and more. http://bit.ly/2oFcGP4

Studio 55 Martinez POP UP Artwork Present: 11 a.m.-Three p.m. Nov. 10-11, 55 Howe Street, Martinez. That includes plein air to summary, together with portray, printmaking images, jewellery and pastels. Free. studio55martinez.com

Suicide Women: Blackheart Burlesque: 9-11 p.m. Nov. 13, Palace of Effective Arts Theatre, 3301 Lyon St., San Francisco. The present has been touring since 2003 in more than six nations. $25-$75. https://bit.ly/2Lz7UAo