Upcoming Events By Date

Maya Lin

LAST CHANCE: Art/Act: Maya Lin

Maya Lin's new solo show explores threatened species and environments, including abstract wall sculptures to represent entities like the San Francisco Bay and Tuolumne River
September 19, 2014 - February 4, 2015

Blithe Spirit

Blithe Spirit

Angela Lansbury stars as clairvoyant Madame Arcati, a role for which she won a Tony Award, in this San Francisco run of Noel Coward's comedy classic.
January 20 - February 1

Sketchfest 2015

Sketchfest 2015

The almighty comedy festival Sketchfest returns, and its lineup is excellent as usual.
January 22 - February 8

X's and O's

X’s and O’s (A Football Love Story)

Playwright KJ Sanchez and collaborator Jenny Mercein (daughter of former NFL running back Chuck Mercein) take a hard but tender look at the people who risk injury for our entertainment and the people who love them.
January 23 - March 1

Virginia Overton Capital

Touch the Spindle

San Francisco's newest gallery, Capital, presents the work of three emerging and mid-career artists in Touch the Spindle.
January 23 - February 28


She Who Tells a Story

The Cantor Arts Center presents She Who Tells a Story, an exhibition of twelve female photographers from across Iran and the Arab world.
January 28 - May 4

Eric Harland leads a unique residency at SFJAZZ this week complete with... Madden NFL 15?! (Photo: John Rogers)

Eric Harland Residency

Drummer extraordinaire Eric Harland leads a different group each night at SFJAZZ, culminating in a never-before-seen collaboration between live jazz and projected video game play of NFL Madden 15.
January 29 - February 1


Chuck Prophet

Live, San Francisco's nonstop songwriter Chuck Prophet and his Mission Express are thunderous, sentimental, thoughtful, loud and fun-loving—often in the course of the same song.
January 31 @ 9:00 pm

Les 7 Doigts

Les 7 Doigts de la Main

Les 7 Doigts de la Main is a Montreal based circus troupe -- unlike Barnum and Bailey -- more like a smaller, edgier Cirque du Soleil.
February 4 - February 7


Alec Soth: Songbook

Acclaimed photographer Alec Soth exhibits 20 new and never-before-seen images at the Fraenkel Gallery in Songbook.
February 5 - April 4


SF Indiefest

SF Indiefest, the annual compilation of under-the-radar, off-the-beaten-path gems, offers tempting films for unorthodox thinkers.
February 5 - February 19


New Frequencies Fest

In a rare Bay Area appearance, the endlessly forward-thinking composer and saxophonist Henry Threadgill headlines the opening night of this unique jazz festival, which includes vocalist Anjélique Kidjo, bassist Lisa Mezzacappa, guitarist Jenny Scheinman, saxophonist Matana Roberts and more.
February 5 - March 7

Dengue Fever

Dengue Fever

Dengue Fever, Los Angeles' Cambodian-inspired psychedelic rock band plays at City Winery in Napa.
February 6 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm