Charlie Murphy at Tommy T's; Beyonce in Oakland; and The Sippy Cups in Walnut Creek.
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Comedian Charlie Murphy (Eddie’s big brother) broke out as a star on the now-classic Chappelle’s Show. Charlie brings his stand-up shtick to Pleasanton’s Tommy T’s comedy club July 10–12. tommyts.com.
Megawatt pop star Beyoncé dazzles the Oracle Arena on July 10, with ticket prices at $20 to $130. Her younger sis, Solange Knowles, headlines the Alameda County Fair on July 17, free for everyone who pays admission to the fair. coliseum.com, alamedacountyfair.com.
Puppets, plays, and kid-friendly rockers the Sippy Cups highlight the Chevron Family Theatre Festival in Walnut Creek on July 25. draa.org/familytheatrefestival.