Upcoming Events By Date

Twelfth Night

Cal Shakes bends Shakespeare's gender-bending comedy even more with an almost all-female cast.
May 27Jun 21
Bruns Amphitheater

BottleRock 2015

Three-day festival passes go on sale January 8 at 10am for this newish Napa wine-food-music hoedown.
May 2931
Napa County Fairgrounds

Paul Reiser

Having returned to his first love, stand-up comedy, the actor and writer brings his dry wit to a two-night stand in San Francisco.
May 2930
Cobb’s Comedy Club


The term "art-rock" implies an entirely different sort of music, but there's a very artistic approach at play in the finely honed style of this celebrated band.
May 29
Fox Theater


The minimalist, British punks of Wire maintain their edge on this latest tour, stopping at Slim's.
May 29

Abdel Halim Hafez Sing-Along

Zawaya, a leading force in the Bay Area promoting Arab and Arab-American culture and discourse, presents the music of the iconic Egyptian vocalist in a sing-along concert.
May 30
College of San Mateo Theatre

Welles 100, Part One: 1941-1948

The best way to mark Orson Welles' centennial is to immerse one’s self in his work, starting with the films he made in Hollywood.
May 31Jun 28
Rafael Film Center

Bach In Bloom

Bach Dancing & Dynamite Society returns to action with drummer Peter Erskine's killer quartet.
May 31
Douglas Beach House

Becca Stevens’ Perfect Animal

Indie jazz singer-songwriter Becca Stevens celebrates release of Perfect Animal in Berkeley & Santa Cruz
Jun 2
Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse

The Mountain Goats

The hyper-literate, hyper-prolific John Darnielle and Co. return to San Francisco with a new record, the indie-rock wrestling opera Beat the Champ.
Jun 2
Great American Music Hall

Christopher Owens

San Francisco's crown prince of jangly yet jarringly personal pop songs brings songs from his gospel-infused 'A New Testament' to The Chapel.
Jun 3
The Chapel

Choir Boy

Power plays and prejudice in a prep school gospel choir make for potent drama at Marin Theatre Company.
Jun 428
Marin Theatre Co.


The buzzy, world-straddling Nigerian-born singer and rapper brings her unique, bilingual show to Oakland for a two-night stand.
Jun 45
The New Parish

San Francisco Doc Fest 2015

Documentaries that break the mold -- from the fun and quirky to the challenging -- take over small theaters around San Francisco for a full two weeks.
Jun 418
Roxie Theater