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Top Tickets: March 16–22

It’s an international celebration this week in the East Bay.



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Music

The Jason Pollack Irish Band

3/16 Get into the spirit for St. Paddy’s Day with the sounds of Ireland. This band plays traditional Irish instruments and will have you ready to jig right out of your seat at the Walnut Creek Library. ccclib.org.

 

Festival

Saint Patrick’s Day Celebration

3/18–3/19 Celebrate the luck of the Irish, with Celtic music, dancing, food and drink, a parade, and more at Dublin’s 34th annual celebration, at the Dublin Civic Center. dublinca.gov.

 

Food and Drink

Sipping Spain

3/21 Join Telefèric Barcelona for their Sipping Spain series featuring Antalva Wines. The wines will be expertly paired with a six course dinner. Salud! telefericbarcelona.com.

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Theater

William Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night

3/22–3/26 Direct from the United Kingdom and making its West Coast debut, Britain’s acclaimed Filter Theatre retells The Bard’s comedy about twins separated by a shipwreck, at the Zellerbach Playhouse in Berkeley. Commissioned by the Royal Shakespeare Company, Filter’s interpretation has a talented cast, lively music, and guaranteed audience participation. calperformances.org.

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Art

Frank Stella’s Prints

Runs through 6/25 Head to the city for an afternoon perusing the de Young’s latest exhibition, on American artist Frank Stella and his experimental printmaking. The colorful exhibit explores the artist’s evolution from lithography to other print processes during a 25-year period. deyoung.famsf.org.

 

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