Upcoming Events By Date

The Way West

Two daughters try to help their irrepressibly optimistic mom through bankruptcy in Marin musical comedy.
Apr 16May 10
Marin Theatre Co.

Bay Area Dance Week

More than 400 free events, from West African Funk to ballet Nordic folk dance, take flight around the Bay.
Apr 24May 3
Various Bay Area locations

Amber Tambyln

Amber Tamblyn's Dark Sparkler takes the deaths of young Hollywood actresses as its starting point.
Apr 28
City Lights Books

The Hunting Ground

The documentary exploring the ongoing issues around campus sexual assault screens at Stanford with a post-film discussion including the film's producers.
Apr 28
CEMEX Auditorium

Waxahatchee

Katie Crutchfield dishes out salty-sweet confessional indie pop with more than a touch of Alabama soul.
Apr 29
Great American Music Hall

Lisa Genova

Still Alice author Lisa Genova appears in support of her new novel Inside the O'Brien's at Book Passage on April 30.
Apr 30
Book Passage, Ferry Building

Merle Haggard

Outlaw country legend Merle Haggard brings his Bakersfield sound to Fox Theatre Redwood City.
Apr 30
Fox Theatre Redwood City

Ondine at Sutro

We Players stage the romance of a knight and a water sprite in the stunning seaside ruins of Sutro Baths.
May 1Jun 7
Sutro Baths and Sutro Heights Park

Berkeley Festival of Choro 2015

The 2015 edition of this annual festival, celebrating the bluegrass-oriented Brazilian music of choro, centers on the São Paulo group Trio Brasileiro.
May 23
Various Locations

Sleater-Kinney

Sleater-Kinney plays in support of their new album, No Cities to Love, at The Masonic on May 2 and May 3.
May 3
The Masonic

Jane Smiley

Jane Smiley takes on a complicated and changing American landscape through the lens of one family.
May 5
Kepler’s Books

Intima

An interdisciplinary collaboration draws from The Epic of Gilgamesh to celebrate the culture of Syria.
May 89
Z Space

Jeffrey Kahane

Renowned conductor comes to Rohnert Park for a solo piano performance.
May 8
Green Music Center

Stephin Merritt

Stephin Merritt of the Magnetic Fields plays 26 songs, titled from A to Z, at the Independent.
May 10
The Independent