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

Maggie Nelson

Nonfiction writer, poet and scholar Maggie Nelson reads from her latest work, 'The Argonauts.'
May 28
UC Santa Cruz Humanities Lecture Hall

Jenny Lewis

Jenny Lewis, former Rilo Kiley front woman, performs songs from acclaimed 2014 solo album at The Fox Theater.
May 28
Fox Theater

London Souls

Bodies healed and souls intact, London Souls turn up the sweet psychedelic blues at New Parish.
May 28
New Parish

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

Spoon

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

Wire

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

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