First City Festival
August 23 – 24, 2014 / Monterey County Fair and Event Center
In its second year, the festival will feature music from Beck, the National, CocoRosie, Phantogram, and more.
For tickets and more information, visit firstcityfestival.com.
Live City Revue
August 24, 2014 / Dance Brigade’s Dance Mission
Live City Revue is a series of live events supporting the development of a new hip hop theater piece by Felonious and Campo Santo based on Jeff Chang’s seminal history of hip hop, Can’t Stop Won’t Stop, and Maxim Gorky’s masterwork of early 20th-century Russian socialist realism, The Lower Depths.
For tickets and more information, visit dancemission.com.
Grand Opening Weekend of Schroeder Hall
August 22 – 24, 2014 / Schroeder Hall at Sonoma State
The weekend is set to include a piano recital from David Benoit, a concert by pianist Jeffrey Kahane, recitals by SSU students and faculty, and a christening of the hall’s Brombaugh Opus 9 organ by James David Christie of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
For tickets and more information, visit gmc.sonoma.edu.
Fetch Clay Make Man
August 14 – September 7, 2014 / Marin Theatre Company in Mill Valley
For tickets and more information, visit marintheatre.org.
Noise Pop’s 20th Street Block Party
August 23, 2014 / 20th St between Bryant and Harrison Streets and Florida and Alabama between 19th and 20th
Set to feature music by Cayucas, Rogue Wave, Melted Toys, and more.
For tickets and more information, visit 20thstreetblockparty.com.