The Animal Rescue Foundation hosts the Stars to the Rescue Benefit, Nurse Ratched makes a cameo in Orinda and Edie Izzard is back in the Bay
Courtesy of Eddie Izzard
Put Your Paws in the Air
Baseball legend and animal activist Tony La Russa hosts ARF’s Stars to the Rescue benefit at the Lesher Center for the Arts in Walnut Creek. This year’s show includes Yes frontman Jon Anderson and country star David Nail.
January 9, arf.net.
Nurse Ratched Live
Oscar-winning actress Louise Fletcher sits down for a Q&A session after a screening of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest at the Orinda Theatre.
January 16, caiff.org.
Show Me the Funny
Brilliant British comic Eddie Izzard has been packing San Francisco theaters for years. For his upcoming Big Intimacy tour, Izzard has booked a much bigger venue—Oakland’s Oracle Arena.
January 23, coliseum.com.