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Diablo Dish: Jack London Food Hall Details Announced

Ambitious Oakland Assembly lures high-profile chefs; Doña Tomás says goodbye in Temescal; voodoo tiki pops up in Port Costa; Telefèric paella tutorial; and more Dish.

Top Tickets: November 21-27

This week in the East Bay, enjoy a seasonal ballet, tree lighting, new musical, and more.

Communing Through Food in the Bay Area

Food halls, food trucks, and food-centric events are giving people a place to reconnect with friends, family, and neighbors.

Vintage and Salvaged Home Design

Reclaimed materials and repurposed objects infuse a home with soul.

2019’s Best New East Bay Restaurants

Diablo counts down our favorite new eateries of the past year.

Five Questions for James Syhabout

Many people thought James Syhabout was crazy when, in 2009, he decided to translate his experience at haute cuisine hot spots such as El Bulli in Spain and Bay Area stalwarts Manresa and Coi into a similar high-end concept in his grittier hometown of Oakland. But Commis was an instant success. Ten years later, the Piedmont Avenue restaurant remains the East Bay’s flagship fine-dining destination—and the only one with a Michelin star (two, in fact).
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2019’s Best New East Bay Restaurants

Diablo counts down our favorite new eateries of the past year.

Prima's Peter Chastain

For 20 years, the chef has set the standard in Walnut Creek’s restaurant scene.

Communing Through Food in the Bay Area

Food halls, food trucks, and food-centric events are giving people a place to reconnect with friends, family, and neighbors.

East Bay Food Creators

Local producers are putting in long hours to make exceptional food—and we get to taste the results.

Vintage and Salvaged Home Design

Reclaimed materials and repurposed objects infuse a home with soul.

Five Questions for James Syhabout

Many people thought James Syhabout was crazy when, in 2009, he decided to translate his experience at haute cuisine hot spots such as El Bulli in Spain and Bay Area stalwarts Manresa and Coi into a similar high-end concept in his grittier hometown of Oakland. But Commis was an instant success. Ten years later, the Piedmont Avenue restaurant remains the East Bay’s flagship fine-dining destination—and the only one with a Michelin star (two, in fact).
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Archive »Diablo Dish

Diablo Dish: Jack London Food Hall Details Announced

Ambitious Oakland Assembly lures high-profile chefs; Doña Tomás says goodbye in Temescal; voodoo tiki pops up in Port Costa; Telefèric paella tutorial; and more Dish.

Diablo Dish: Bierhaus Launching in Downtown Walnut Creek

German fare and local beers take over Lark Creek space; chocolate love in Walnut Creek; another championship baker rises in the East Bay; alternatives to cooking on Thanksgiving; and more Dish.

Diablo Dish: Social Bird Set to Land

Esin spinoff getting close in Lafayette; Happy Birthday Pastas Trattoria; ciao to Chow; fried chicken Mondays at Range Life; Lucia’s secures its pizzaiolo; and more Dish.
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Archive »Faces

Gourmet Gallop

Food and wine lovers took a self-guided stroll through downtown Walnut Creek and sampled bites from 18 participating eateries—including Torsap Thai Kitchen, Oke Poke, and Silk Road—at this yearly event. All proceeds benefit Diablo Ballet and its PEEK Outreach Program (Performing Arts Education and Enrichment for Kids).

Coming to the Rescue

More than 200 guests were in attendance for Contra Costa Humane Society’s (CCHS) gala fundraiser, enjoying food, music, and auctions while learning all about CCHS. Funds support programs and services that promote pet adoption and help provide for animals and their families in need.

Orinda Classic Car Show

The community’s automotive all-stars came together for the 15th year in a row to raise money for causes such as the Educational Foundation of Orinda, the Orinda Association’s Seniors Around Town transportation program, Orinda Parks and Recreation, arts, and the Orinda Historical Society. The weekend kicked off with a preshow party—which included dinner, libations, and dancing—at the new Orinda Arts and Garden Center. The next day, the show took place at Orinda Motors and featured an exhibit of classic Porsches and a second special display of vintage station wagons.
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Archive »Travel

One Fine Day at East Bay Distilleries

Spend a day visiting a local distillery—and its neighbors.

One Fine Weekend in San Antonio

Get off the beaten path in San Antonio, and you’ll find a thriving arts scene, original cuisine, and infinite reasons to throw a party.

One Fine Weekend in Long Beach

Aquatic adventures—and an easy island excursion—make this revitalized SoCal city an unexpected gem.
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Archive »People

Five Questions for James Syhabout

Many people thought James Syhabout was crazy when, in 2009, he decided to translate his experience at haute cuisine hot spots such as El Bulli in Spain and Bay Area stalwarts Manresa and Coi into a similar high-end concept in his grittier hometown of Oakland. But Commis was an instant success. Ten years later, the Piedmont Avenue restaurant remains the East Bay’s flagship fine-dining destination—and the only one with a Michelin star (two, in fact).

Mehdi Chung the Latte Art Champion

One of the world’s best latte artists hones his craft in Oakland.

Prima's Peter Chastain

For 20 years, the chef has set the standard in Walnut Creek’s restaurant scene.
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Calendar of Events

November 2019

Collaboratively known as R&D, Bay Area artists Diane Rosenblum (b. 1964) and Joe Doyle (b. 1941) challenge the conventions of abstract painting and representational photography with...

Cost: Free

Where:
Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Saint Mary's College of California
1928 St Mary's Road
Moraga, CA  94575
View map »


Sponsor: Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Telephone: 925-631-4379
Contact Name: Tara Harju
Website »

More information

The exhibition Kal Spelletich: Significance Machines and Purposeful Robots combines art and mysticism with the rigors of science and technology to explore the power of prayer and other...

Cost: free

Where:
Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Saint Mary's College of California
1928 St Mary's Road
Moraga, CA  94575
View map »


Sponsor: Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Telephone: 925-631-4493
Contact Name: Britt Royer
Website »

More information

Go ahead, let your kid smash that vase. Or jump on the fluorescent sofa. Or smear goop on the walls with unbridled abandon. It’s the Grand Opening and debut of Wild Child – a new...

Cost: Tickets are $13 per person, $7 for accompanying adults.

Where:
Junior Center of Arts and Sciences
558 Bellevue Avenue
Oakand, CA  94610
View map »


Sponsor: Wild Child
Website »

More information

500 Additional Parking Spaces are HERE! Parking is even easier at San Francisco Premium Outlets. In addition to 500 additional parking spaces, our Parking Made Easy program allows upfront parking...

Cost: Free

Where:
San Francisco Premium Outlets
2774 Livermore Outlets Dr
Livermore, CA  94551
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More information

Explore What’s Possible Be part of the movement of women who receive more by doing less, while honoring their ambition and using their voice as a vehicle for change. Get to know a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Virtual
1063 Mohr lane unit A,
Apt A
Concord, CA  94518
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Sponsor: Supreme Self-Care
Telephone: 707-494-6933
Contact Name: Jessica Farrington
Website »

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WELCOME TO “THE TOWN”! Explore what National Geographic says is one of the top cities in the world to visit! Let us take you on the only San Francisco Food Tour where...

Cost: $79-$99

Where:
Visit Oakland Visitors Center
481 Water Street
Oakland, CA  94607
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Sponsor: Local Food Adventures
Telephone: 510-604-6546
Contact Name: Lauren Herpich
Website »

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September 28 - January 10, 2020 - New art exhibition featuring paintings, photography, drawings, sculpture, weavings and more by local, National & International artists.  Opening...

Cost: free

Where:
Expressions Gallery
2035 Ashby Ave
Berkeley, CA  94703
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Sponsor: Expressions Gallery
Telephone: 510-644-4930
Contact Name: Mari Bailey
Website »

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  A more in depth look at how the Enneagram can be used as a tool for better understanding your self and how you relate to everyone in your life.   In this workshop, we will...

Cost: $100

Where:
School Of Wonder
940 Arlington Avenue, #6
Oakland, CA  94608
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Sponsor: School Of Wonder
Telephone: 510-564-0582
Contact Name: Amy Schoneman
Website »

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Through monologue and magic, Japanese American magician David Hirata will excavate the mysteries and stories of magician Namigoro Sumidagawa in The Jap Box, making its debut at The Marsh Berkeley...

Cost: $20-$35 sliding scale; $55 and $100 reserved

Where:
The Marsh Berkeley
2120 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA  94704
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Sponsor: The Marsh
Telephone: 415-282-3055
Contact Name: The Marsh
Website »

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Celebrate the Season with the holiday tradition families have treasured for three decades! Returning for its 30th year, Contra Costa Ballet presents the Bay Area’s most family-friendly...

Cost: $30 - $40

Where:
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive
Walnut Creek, CA
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Sponsor: Contra Costa Ballet
Website »

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What’s Interesting About This Concert This program features Mozart’s first symphony, which he wrote at age eight and Haydn’s final symphony, written when Haydn was 63....

Cost: $42-$72

Where:
The Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Dr
Walnut Creek, CA  94596
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Sponsor: California Symphony
Telephone: 925-280-2490
Contact Name: California Symphony
Website »

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"Thanks and Gratitude" is a pre-Thanksgiving concert by AfterGlow Chorus in Oakland, CA featuring music around the theme of the deep emotion of gratitude. AfterGlow...

Cost: $20 - $30

Where:
Mountain View Cemetery - Tower Chapel
5000 Piedmont Avenue
Oakland, CA  94611
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Sponsor: AfterGlow Chorus
Website »

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Don't miss the last of these dinners for 2019. Enjoy a family-style pasta meal at beautiful San Damiano Retreat. Cost is $20 for adults and $10 for kids 12 and under.

Cost: $20 /$10 for kids 12 and under

Where:
San Damiano Retreat
710 Highland Drive
Danville, CA  94526
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Sponsor: San Damiano Retreat
Telephone: 9258379141 x315
Contact Name: Kateri
Website »

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The Marsh Berkeley presents Living the Shuffle, a one-man rollercoaster-ride through the ups and downs of show business. Renowned actor/director Robert Townsend has worked with...

Cost: Previews $25-$35 sliding scale; Regular $35; Reserved VIP seating $50 and $100

Where:
The Marsh Berekely
2120 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA  94704
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Sponsor: The Marsh Berkeley
Telephone: (415) 282-3055
Website »

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Your ticket includes a wildly entertaining evening of dining and mystery! At The Dinner Detective, you’ll tackle a hilarious and challenging crime while you feast on a fantastic...

Cost: 84.95

Where:
Waterfront Hotel
10 Washington St
Oakland, CA  94607
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Sponsor: The Dinner Detective
Telephone: 866-496-0535
Website »

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Nicole Byer is an actress, comedian and writer. She hosts the baking show Nailed It, currently streaming on Netflix, and has a sitcom loosely based on her life streaming on Facebook Watch called...

Cost: Tickets: $20 (Special event)

Where:
San Jose Improv
62 South 2nd St.
San Jose, CA  95113
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Telephone: 408-280-7475
Contact Name: San Jose Improv
Website »

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Nov 2 through Nov 17; Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 p.m.; Sundays and some Saturdays at 2:00 p.m. A shiny new production of The Fantasticks opens at the Firehouse Arts Center in downtown...

Cost: $19-$41.

Where:
Firehouse Arts Center
4444 Railroad Avenue
Pleasanton, CA  94566
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Sponsor: City of Pleasanton Firehouse Arts Center
Telephone: 925-931-4848
Website »

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Lamorinda Arts Alliance Announces Irenka Kudlicki and Dalia Alekna at the Samadian Gallery Samadian Gallery in Orinda presents, now through December, engaging abstract paintings by...

Cost: Free

Where:
Samadian Gallery
23 Orinda Way Suite 301
Orinda, CA  94563
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Sponsor: Lamorinda Arts Alliance
Contact Name: Margaret Lucas-Hill
Website »

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500 Additional Parking Spaces are HERE! Parking is even easier at San Francisco Premium Outlets. In addition to 500 additional parking spaces, our Parking Made Easy program allows upfront parking...

Cost: Free

Where:
San Francisco Premium Outlets
2774 Livermore Outlets Dr
Livermore, CA  94551
View map »

More information

SLATE contemporary is pleased to present State of Change, an exhibition featuring two painters and one glass sculptor. State of Change presents works which address elements in the natural...

Cost: Free

Where:
SLATE contemporary
473 25th Street
Oakland, CA  94612
View map »


Sponsor: SLATE contemporary
Telephone: 510-652-4085
Contact Name: Ginny Van Dine

More information

September 28 - January 10, 2020 - New art exhibition featuring paintings, photography, drawings, sculpture, weavings and more by local, National & International artists.  Opening...

Cost: free

Where:
Expressions Gallery
2035 Ashby Ave
Berkeley, CA  94703
View map »


Sponsor: Expressions Gallery
Telephone: 510-644-4930
Contact Name: Mari Bailey
Website »

More information

Explore What’s Possible Be part of the movement of women who receive more by doing less, while honoring their ambition and using their voice as a vehicle for change. Get to know a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Virtual
1063 Mohr lane unit A,
Apt A
Concord, CA  94518
View map »


Sponsor: Supreme Self-Care
Telephone: 707-494-6933
Contact Name: Jessica Farrington
Website »

More information

Celebrate the Season with the holiday tradition families have treasured for three decades! Returning for its 30th year, Contra Costa Ballet presents the Bay Area’s most family-friendly...

Cost: $30 - $40

Where:
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive
Walnut Creek, CA
View map »


Sponsor: Contra Costa Ballet
Website »

More information

Some of the hottest stand-up comics from the entire Bay Area! No Cover. 21+ Full restaurant & bar menu. Hosted by Mean Dave. ​

Cost: No Cover

Where:
Vinnie's Bar
2045 Mt Diablo
Concord, CA  94520
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Sponsor: Kathryn G.McCarty
Telephone: 925-685-9515
Contact Name: Kathryn G.McCarty
Website »

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500 Additional Parking Spaces are HERE! Parking is even easier at San Francisco Premium Outlets. In addition to 500 additional parking spaces, our Parking Made Easy program allows upfront parking...

Cost: Free

Where:
San Francisco Premium Outlets
2774 Livermore Outlets Dr
Livermore, CA  94551
View map »

More information

Go ahead, let your kid smash that vase. Or jump on the fluorescent sofa. Or smear goop on the walls with unbridled abandon. It’s the Grand Opening and debut of Wild Child – a new...

Cost: Tickets are $13 per person, $7 for accompanying adults.

Where:
Junior Center of Arts and Sciences
558 Bellevue Avenue
Oakand, CA  94610
View map »


Sponsor: Wild Child
Website »

More information

Lamorinda Arts Alliance Announces Irenka Kudlicki and Dalia Alekna at the Samadian Gallery Samadian Gallery in Orinda presents, now through December, engaging abstract paintings by...

Cost: Free

Where:
Samadian Gallery
23 Orinda Way Suite 301
Orinda, CA  94563
View map »


Sponsor: Lamorinda Arts Alliance
Contact Name: Margaret Lucas-Hill
Website »

More information

SLATE contemporary is pleased to present State of Change, an exhibition featuring two painters and one glass sculptor. State of Change presents works which address elements in the natural...

Cost: Free

Where:
SLATE contemporary
473 25th Street
Oakland, CA  94612
View map »


Sponsor: SLATE contemporary
Telephone: 510-652-4085
Contact Name: Ginny Van Dine

More information

September 28 - January 10, 2020 - New art exhibition featuring paintings, photography, drawings, sculpture, weavings and more by local, National & International artists.  Opening...

Cost: free

Where:
Expressions Gallery
2035 Ashby Ave
Berkeley, CA  94703
View map »


Sponsor: Expressions Gallery
Telephone: 510-644-4930
Contact Name: Mari Bailey
Website »

More information

Explore What’s Possible Be part of the movement of women who receive more by doing less, while honoring their ambition and using their voice as a vehicle for change. Get to know a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Virtual
1063 Mohr lane unit A,
Apt A
Concord, CA  94518
View map »


Sponsor: Supreme Self-Care
Telephone: 707-494-6933
Contact Name: Jessica Farrington
Website »

More information

Celebrate the Season with the holiday tradition families have treasured for three decades! Returning for its 30th year, Contra Costa Ballet presents the Bay Area’s most family-friendly...

Cost: $30 - $40

Where:
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive
Walnut Creek, CA
View map »


Sponsor: Contra Costa Ballet
Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

Collaboratively known as R&D, Bay Area artists Diane Rosenblum (b. 1964) and Joe Doyle (b. 1941) challenge the conventions of abstract painting and representational photography with...

Cost: Free

Where:
Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Saint Mary's College of California
1928 St Mary's Road
Moraga, CA  94575
View map »


Sponsor: Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Telephone: 925-631-4379
Contact Name: Tara Harju
Website »

More information

Being a local has its perks! Bay-area residents are invited to share in the savings at San Francisco Premium Outlets this year with hard-to-beat bonuses during its Local Residents Shop and Save...

Cost: $0.00

Where:
San Francisco Premium Outlets
2774 Livermore Outlets Drive,
Livermore, CA  94551
View map »


Telephone: (925) 292-8530

More information

Go ahead, let your kid smash that vase. Or jump on the fluorescent sofa. Or smear goop on the walls with unbridled abandon. It’s the Grand Opening and debut of Wild Child – a new...

Cost: Tickets are $13 per person, $7 for accompanying adults.

Where:
Junior Center of Arts and Sciences
558 Bellevue Avenue
Oakand, CA  94610
View map »


Sponsor: Wild Child
Website »

More information

500 Additional Parking Spaces are HERE! Parking is even easier at San Francisco Premium Outlets. In addition to 500 additional parking spaces, our Parking Made Easy program allows upfront parking...

Cost: Free

Where:
San Francisco Premium Outlets
2774 Livermore Outlets Dr
Livermore, CA  94551
View map »

More information

The exhibition Kal Spelletich: Significance Machines and Purposeful Robots combines art and mysticism with the rigors of science and technology to explore the power of prayer and other...

Cost: free

Where:
Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Saint Mary's College of California
1928 St Mary's Road
Moraga, CA  94575
View map »


Sponsor: Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Telephone: 925-631-4493
Contact Name: Britt Royer
Website »

More information

Lamorinda Arts Alliance Announces Irenka Kudlicki and Dalia Alekna at the Samadian Gallery Samadian Gallery in Orinda presents, now through December, engaging abstract paintings by...

Cost: Free

Where:
Samadian Gallery
23 Orinda Way Suite 301
Orinda, CA  94563
View map »


Sponsor: Lamorinda Arts Alliance
Contact Name: Margaret Lucas-Hill
Website »

More information

September 28 - January 10, 2020 - New art exhibition featuring paintings, photography, drawings, sculpture, weavings and more by local, National & International artists.  Opening...

Cost: free

Where:
Expressions Gallery
2035 Ashby Ave
Berkeley, CA  94703
View map »


Sponsor: Expressions Gallery
Telephone: 510-644-4930
Contact Name: Mari Bailey
Website »

More information

Explore What’s Possible Be part of the movement of women who receive more by doing less, while honoring their ambition and using their voice as a vehicle for change. Get to know a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Virtual
1063 Mohr lane unit A,
Apt A
Concord, CA  94518
View map »


Sponsor: Supreme Self-Care
Telephone: 707-494-6933
Contact Name: Jessica Farrington
Website »

More information

SLATE contemporary is pleased to present State of Change, an exhibition featuring two painters and one glass sculptor. State of Change presents works which address elements in the natural...

Cost: Free

Where:
SLATE contemporary
473 25th Street
Oakland, CA  94612
View map »


Sponsor: SLATE contemporary
Telephone: 510-652-4085
Contact Name: Ginny Van Dine

More information

Celebrate the Season with the holiday tradition families have treasured for three decades! Returning for its 30th year, Contra Costa Ballet presents the Bay Area’s most family-friendly...

Cost: $30 - $40

Where:
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive
Walnut Creek, CA
View map »


Sponsor: Contra Costa Ballet
Website »

More information

KPFA Radio 94.1 FM with RootsAction presents DANIEL ELLSBERG + JEFFREY STERLING Truth and Consequences with Norman Solomon Advance tickets: $12: T: 800-838-3006 or independent bookstores,...

Cost: $12 advance, $15 door.

Where:
First Congregational Church of Berkeley
2345 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA  94704
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Sponsor: KPFA Radio 94.1 FM
Telephone: 510-967-4495
Website »

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Collaboratively known as R&D, Bay Area artists Diane Rosenblum (b. 1964) and Joe Doyle (b. 1941) challenge the conventions of abstract painting and representational photography with...

Cost: Free

Where:
Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Saint Mary's College of California
1928 St Mary's Road
Moraga, CA  94575
View map »


Sponsor: Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Telephone: 925-631-4379
Contact Name: Tara Harju
Website »

More information

Go ahead, let your kid smash that vase. Or jump on the fluorescent sofa. Or smear goop on the walls with unbridled abandon. It’s the Grand Opening and debut of Wild Child – a new...

Cost: Tickets are $13 per person, $7 for accompanying adults.

Where:
Junior Center of Arts and Sciences
558 Bellevue Avenue
Oakand, CA  94610
View map »


Sponsor: Wild Child
Website »

More information

Lamorinda Arts Alliance Announces Irenka Kudlicki and Dalia Alekna at the Samadian Gallery Samadian Gallery in Orinda presents, now through December, engaging abstract paintings by...

Cost: Free

Where:
Samadian Gallery
23 Orinda Way Suite 301
Orinda, CA  94563
View map »


Sponsor: Lamorinda Arts Alliance
Contact Name: Margaret Lucas-Hill
Website »

More information

500 Additional Parking Spaces are HERE! Parking is even easier at San Francisco Premium Outlets. In addition to 500 additional parking spaces, our Parking Made Easy program allows upfront parking...

Cost: Free

Where:
San Francisco Premium Outlets
2774 Livermore Outlets Dr
Livermore, CA  94551
View map »

More information

The exhibition Kal Spelletich: Significance Machines and Purposeful Robots combines art and mysticism with the rigors of science and technology to explore the power of prayer and other...

Cost: free

Where:
Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Saint Mary's College of California
1928 St Mary's Road
Moraga, CA  94575
View map »


Sponsor: Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Telephone: 925-631-4493
Contact Name: Britt Royer
Website »

More information

September 28 - January 10, 2020 - New art exhibition featuring paintings, photography, drawings, sculpture, weavings and more by local, National & International artists.  Opening...

Cost: free

Where:
Expressions Gallery
2035 Ashby Ave
Berkeley, CA  94703
View map »


Sponsor: Expressions Gallery
Telephone: 510-644-4930
Contact Name: Mari Bailey
Website »

More information

SLATE contemporary is pleased to present State of Change, an exhibition featuring two painters and one glass sculptor. State of Change presents works which address elements in the natural...

Cost: Free

Where:
SLATE contemporary
473 25th Street
Oakland, CA  94612
View map »


Sponsor: SLATE contemporary
Telephone: 510-652-4085
Contact Name: Ginny Van Dine

More information

Explore What’s Possible Be part of the movement of women who receive more by doing less, while honoring their ambition and using their voice as a vehicle for change. Get to know a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Virtual
1063 Mohr lane unit A,
Apt A
Concord, CA  94518
View map »


Sponsor: Supreme Self-Care
Telephone: 707-494-6933
Contact Name: Jessica Farrington
Website »

More information

Celebrate the Season with the holiday tradition families have treasured for three decades! Returning for its 30th year, Contra Costa Ballet presents the Bay Area’s most family-friendly...

Cost: $30 - $40

Where:
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive
Walnut Creek, CA
View map »


Sponsor: Contra Costa Ballet
Website »

More information

Cost: Free

Where:
S-Team Skin and Body
822 Hartz Way
#225
Danville, CA  94526
View map »


Sponsor: S-Team Skin and Body
Telephone: 925 406.4789
Contact Name: Catherine Dieterich
Website »

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Golden Eagles are a well-studied, widely distributed raptor species. Long-term monitoring of Golden Eagle populations have revealed several current and emerging threats, including...

Cost: $5 donation for non members.

Where:
Northbrae Community Church
941 the Alameda
Berkeley, CA  94707
View map »


Sponsor: Golden Gate Audubon Society
Telephone: 510-843-2222
Website »

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THE GREAT AMERICAN SH*T SHOW for one night only in Castro Valley on November 21. Monologues on life in the age of Trump. Solo performance stars Brian Copeland and Charlie Varon join forces to...

Cost: $40.

Where:
Castro Valley Center for the Arts
19501 Redwood Road
Castro Valley, CA  94546
View map »


Sponsor: Castro Valley Center for the Arts
Telephone: 510-889-8961
Website »

More information

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Collaboratively known as R&D, Bay Area artists Diane Rosenblum (b. 1964) and Joe Doyle (b. 1941) challenge the conventions of abstract painting and representational photography with...

Cost: Free

Where:
Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Saint Mary's College of California
1928 St Mary's Road
Moraga, CA  94575
View map »


Sponsor: Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Telephone: 925-631-4379
Contact Name: Tara Harju
Website »

More information

Join San Francisco Premium Outlets and Livermore Mayor, John Marchand, for their 3rd annual Tree Lighting Event. Enjoy musical entertainment by the Dickens Carolers, a visit from the Winter...

Cost: 0

Where:
San Francisco Premium Outlets
2774 Livermore Outlets Drive, Livermore, CA 94551-4204
Livermore, CA  94551
View map »


Telephone: 724-216-7737
Contact Name: Alivia Schlueter
Website »

More information

500 Additional Parking Spaces are HERE! Parking is even easier at San Francisco Premium Outlets. In addition to 500 additional parking spaces, our Parking Made Easy program allows upfront parking...

Cost: Free

Where:
San Francisco Premium Outlets
2774 Livermore Outlets Dr
Livermore, CA  94551
View map »

More information

The exhibition Kal Spelletich: Significance Machines and Purposeful Robots combines art and mysticism with the rigors of science and technology to explore the power of prayer and other...

Cost: free

Where:
Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Saint Mary's College of California
1928 St Mary's Road
Moraga, CA  94575
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Sponsor: Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Telephone: 925-631-4493
Contact Name: Britt Royer
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Lamorinda Arts Alliance Announces Irenka Kudlicki and Dalia Alekna at the Samadian Gallery Samadian Gallery in Orinda presents, now through December, engaging abstract paintings by...

Cost: Free

Where:
Samadian Gallery
23 Orinda Way Suite 301
Orinda, CA  94563
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Sponsor: Lamorinda Arts Alliance
Contact Name: Margaret Lucas-Hill
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Cost: Free

Where:
S-Team Skin and body
822 Hartz Way
#225
Danville, CA  94526
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Sponsor: S-Team Skin and Body
Telephone: 925 406.4789
Contact Name: Catherine Dieterich
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Go ahead, let your kid smash that vase. Or jump on the fluorescent sofa. Or smear goop on the walls with unbridled abandon. It’s the Grand Opening and debut of Wild Child – a new...

Cost: Tickets are $13 per person, $7 for accompanying adults.

Where:
Junior Center of Arts and Sciences
558 Bellevue Avenue
Oakand, CA  94610
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Sponsor: Wild Child
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September 28 - January 10, 2020 - New art exhibition featuring paintings, photography, drawings, sculpture, weavings and more by local, National & International artists.  Opening...

Cost: free

Where:
Expressions Gallery
2035 Ashby Ave
Berkeley, CA  94703
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Sponsor: Expressions Gallery
Telephone: 510-644-4930
Contact Name: Mari Bailey
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SLATE contemporary is pleased to present State of Change, an exhibition featuring two painters and one glass sculptor. State of Change presents works which address elements in the natural...

Cost: Free

Where:
SLATE contemporary
473 25th Street
Oakland, CA  94612
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Sponsor: SLATE contemporary
Telephone: 510-652-4085
Contact Name: Ginny Van Dine

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Explore What’s Possible Be part of the movement of women who receive more by doing less, while honoring their ambition and using their voice as a vehicle for change. Get to know a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Virtual
1063 Mohr lane unit A,
Apt A
Concord, CA  94518
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Sponsor: Supreme Self-Care
Telephone: 707-494-6933
Contact Name: Jessica Farrington
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You've Worked Hard All Week..."Thank Goodness It's Friday!" A NEW "HAPPY HOUR" Tour just for you! Kick-Off on October 4th...

Cost: $75

Where:
Pick up next to Livermore Parking Garage
2350 Railroad Avenue
Livermore, CA  94550
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Sponsor: Livermore Wine Trolley & Livermore Valley Wineries
Telephone: 925-989-0421
Contact Name: Customer Service
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You've Worked Hard All Week..."Thank Goodness It's Friday!" A NEW "HAPPY HOUR" Tour just for you! Kick-Off on October 4th...

Cost: $75

Where:
Pick up next to Livermore Parking Garage
2350 Railroad Avenue
Livermore, CA  94550
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Sponsor: Livermore Wine Trolley & Livermore Valley Wineries
Telephone: 925-989-0421
Contact Name: Customer Service
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Celebrate the Season with the holiday tradition families have treasured for three decades! Returning for its 30th year, Contra Costa Ballet presents the Bay Area’s most family-friendly...

Cost: $30 - $40

Where:
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive
Walnut Creek, CA
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Sponsor: Contra Costa Ballet
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You've Worked Hard All Week . . ."Thank Goodness It's Friday!" A NEW "HAPPY HOUR" Tour just for you! Every Friday, with...

Cost: $75

Where:
Pick up next to Livermore Parking Garage
2350 Railroad Avenue
Livermore, CA  94550
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Sponsor: Livermore Wine Trolley & Livermore Valley Wineries
Telephone: 925-989-0421
Contact Name: Customer Service
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You've Worked Hard All Week..."Thank Goodness It's Friday!" A NEW "HAPPY HOUR" Tour just for you! Kick-Off on October 4th...

Cost: $75

Where:
Pick up next to Livermore Parking Garage
2350 Railroad Avenue
Livermore, CA  94550
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Sponsor: Livermore Wine Trolley & Livermore Valley Wineries
Telephone: 925-989-0421
Contact Name: Customer Service
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The second annual Tree-Lighting celebration at City Center Bishop Ranch will kick off with live music and performances from Pride & Joy, the Monte Vista High School Marching Band and San Ramon...

Cost: FREE

Where:
City Center Bishop Ranch
6000 Bollinger Canyon Road
San Ramon, CA  94583
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Sponsor: Sunset Development Company

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Jack London Square will celebrate the start of the holiday season with the Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, November 22 from 5–8 p.m. Festivities will begin at 5 p.m., with...

Cost: Free

Where:
Jack London Square
472 Water St, Oakland, CA 94607
Oakland, CA  94607
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Sponsor: Charles Zukow Associates
Telephone: 415-296-0677
Contact Name: Charles Zukow Associates

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Running from Rome to Brindisi, we will sample wines ranging from Sangiovese and Cesanese to Aglianico and Negroamaro. We will provide information, history and small bites based on regional recipes...

Cost: 50

Where:
Prima Materia Winery Tasting Room
482 49th Street
#B
Oakland, CA  94609
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Sponsor: Prima Materia Vineyard & Winery
Telephone: 510-920-0327
Contact Name: Pietro
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You've Worked Hard All Week . . ."Thank Goodness It's Friday!" A NEW "HAPPY HOUR" Tour just for you! Every Friday, with...

Cost: $75

Where:
Pick up next to Livermore Parking Garage
2350 Railroad Avenue
Livermore, CA  94550
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Sponsor: Livermore Wine Trolley & Livermore Valley Wineries
Telephone: 925-989-0421
Contact Name: Customer Service
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For over 13 years, from the stage to the silver screen, Steve Rannazzisi has made audiences laugh. Rannazzisi starred in and wrote alongside Katie Aselton, Mark Duplass, Nick Kroll, Jonathan Lajoie...

Cost: $22

Where:
The San Jose Improv
62 South 2nd St.
San Jose, CA  95113
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Smuin kicks off the holidays with the welcome return of The Christmas Ballet, a program featuring two acts packed to the brim with both breathtaking classical ballet and festive contemporary...

Cost: $25-$82

Where:
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive (at Locust)
Walnut Creek, CA  94596
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Sponsor: Smuin Contemporary Ballet
Telephone: 925-943-7469
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The Marsh Berkeley presents Living the Shuffle, a one-man rollercoaster-ride through the ups and downs of show business. Renowned actor/director Robert Townsend has worked with Hollywood icons like...

Cost: Previews $25-$35 sliding scale; Regular $35; Reserved VIP seating $50 and $100

Where:
The Mash Berkeley
2120 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA  94704
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Sponsor: The Marsh Berkeley
Telephone: (415) 282-3055
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Homemade Cafe in Berkeley Announces Details of 40th Anniversary Celebration Homemade Cafe, one of the oldest restaurants in Berkeley, California, has announced the details of their 40th...

Cost: Varies

Where:
Homemade Cafe
2454 Sacramento Street
Berkeley, CA  94702
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Telephone: 510-845-1940
Contact Name: Homemade Cafe
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Collaboratively known as R&D, Bay Area artists Diane Rosenblum (b. 1964) and Joe Doyle (b. 1941) challenge the conventions of abstract painting and representational photography with...

Cost: Free

Where:
Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Saint Mary's College of California
1928 St Mary's Road
Moraga, CA  94575
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Sponsor: Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Telephone: 925-631-4379
Contact Name: Tara Harju
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The exhibition Kal Spelletich: Significance Machines and Purposeful Robots combines art and mysticism with the rigors of science and technology to explore the power of prayer and other...

Cost: free

Where:
Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Saint Mary's College of California
1928 St Mary's Road
Moraga, CA  94575
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Sponsor: Saint Mary's College Museum of Art
Telephone: 925-631-4493
Contact Name: Britt Royer
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Join us for this special Saturday morning workshop! Our subject is Breema, the heart and the real feelings, and the need for the body, mind, and feelings to work together to become present....

Cost: $20 until Nov 18, $25 thereafter.

Where:
The Breema Center
6076 Claremont Avenue
Oakland, CA  94618
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Sponsor: The Breema Center
Telephone: 510-428-0937
Contact Name: Breema Center Staff
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500 Additional Parking Spaces are HERE! Parking is even easier at San Francisco Premium Outlets. In addition to 500 additional parking spaces, our Parking Made Easy program allows upfront parking...

Cost: Free

Where:
San Francisco Premium Outlets
2774 Livermore Outlets Dr
Livermore, CA  94551
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The Great Dickens Christmas Fair & Victorian Holiday Party – the only event of its kind in the world – returns for its 20th season at the historic Cow Palace on Saturdays and...

Cost: $10 - $120

Where:
The Cow Palace Exhibition Halls
2600 Geneve Ave.
Daly City , CA  94014
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Go ahead, let your kid smash that vase. Or jump on the fluorescent sofa. Or smear goop on the walls with unbridled abandon. It’s the Grand Opening and debut of Wild Child – a new...

Cost: Tickets are $13 per person, $7 for accompanying adults.

Where:
Junior Center of Arts and Sciences
558 Bellevue Avenue
Oakand, CA  94610
View map »


Sponsor: Wild Child
Website »

More information

September 28 - January 10, 2020 - New art exhibition featuring paintings, photography, drawings, sculpture, weavings and more by local, National & International artists.  Opening...

Cost: free

Where:
Expressions Gallery
2035 Ashby Ave
Berkeley, CA  94703
View map »


Sponsor: Expressions Gallery
Telephone: 510-644-4930
Contact Name: Mari Bailey
Website »

More information

SLATE contemporary is pleased to present State of Change, an exhibition featuring two painters and one glass sculptor. State of Change presents works which address elements in the natural...

Cost: Free

Where:
SLATE contemporary
473 25th Street
Oakland, CA  94612
View map »


Sponsor: SLATE contemporary
Telephone: 510-652-4085
Contact Name: Ginny Van Dine

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Explore What’s Possible Be part of the movement of women who receive more by doing less, while honoring their ambition and using their voice as a vehicle for change. Get to know a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Virtual
1063 Mohr lane unit A,
Apt A
Concord, CA  94518
View map »


Sponsor: Supreme Self-Care
Telephone: 707-494-6933
Contact Name: Jessica Farrington
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Your ticket includes a wildly entertaining evening of dining and mystery! At The Dinner Detective, you’ll tackle a hilarious and challenging crime while you feast on a fantastic...

Cost: 84.95

Where:
Waterfront Hotel
10 Washington St
Oakland, CA  94607
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Sponsor: The Dinner Detective
Telephone: 866-496-0535
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Smuin kicks off the holidays with the welcome return of The Christmas Ballet, a program featuring two acts packed to the brim with both breathtaking classical ballet and festive contemporary...

Cost: $25-$82

Where:
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive (at Locust)
Walnut Creek, CA  94596
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Sponsor: Smuin Contemporary Ballet
Telephone: 925-943-7469
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Oakland Symphony Associate Conductor Takes the Podium with Local Chamber Orchestra On November 23, the Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra will present "Love, Death, and Nature" featuring...

Cost: Adults: $20, Seniors (62 & over): $15, Youth (17 & under): $7

Where:
El Campanile Theatre
602 W. Second Street
Antioch, CA  94509
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Sponsor: Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra (2019-20)
Contact Name: Kevin Eng, Concertmaster
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Celebrate the Season with the holiday tradition families have treasured for three decades! Returning for its 30th year, Contra Costa Ballet presents the Bay Area’s most family-friendly...

Cost: $30 - $40

Where:
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive
Walnut Creek, CA
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Sponsor: Contra Costa Ballet
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Through monologue and magic, Japanese American magician David Hirata will excavate the mysteries and stories of magician Namigoro Sumidagawa in The Jap Box, making its debut at The Marsh Berkeley...

Cost: $20-$35 sliding scale; $55 and $100 reserved

Where:
The Marsh Berkeley
2120 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA  94704
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Sponsor: The Marsh
Telephone: $20-$35 sliding scal
Contact Name: The Marsh
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Renowned Organist and Director of Music at the Mission Dolores Basilica in San Francisco, Jerome Lenk has recently performed concerts at Grace Cathedral in San Francisco, the...

Cost: Donation at door (avg. $20/Students $10) All are welcome regardless of donation

Where:
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
1924 Trinity Avenue
Walnut Creek, CA  94596
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Sponsor: St. Paul's Concert Series
Telephone: 925-297-0134
Contact Name: Deborah Webster
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For over 13 years, from the stage to the silver screen, Steve Rannazzisi has made audiences laugh. Rannazzisi starred in and wrote alongside Katie Aselton, Mark Duplass, Nick Kroll, Jonathan Lajoie...

Cost: $22

Where:
The San Jose Improv
62 South 2nd St.
San Jose, CA  95113
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Bay Area rock 'n roll icon Greg Kihn along with friend and progressive rock hit-man Robert Berry come to the Firehouse Arts Center Theater in downtown Pleasanton on Saturday, November 23, at...

Cost: Reserved seat tickets: $36 - $46.

Where:
Firehouse Arts Center
4444 Railroad Avenue
Pleasanton, CA  94566
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Sponsor: City of Pleasanton Firehouse Arts Center
Telephone: 925-931-4848
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The Marsh Berkeley presents Living the Shuffle, a one-man rollercoaster-ride through the ups and downs of show business. Renowned actor/director Robert Townsend has worked with...

Cost: Previews $25-$35 sliding scale; Regular $35; Reserved VIP seating $50 and $100

Where:
The Marsh Berkeley
2120 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA  94704
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Sponsor: The Marsh Berkeley
Telephone: (415) 282-3055
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