One of the most popular and beloved authors of all time, Jane Austen wrote with insight and wit about her own 18th century English upper middle class. “Sense and Sensibility” poignantly and cleverly illustrates the economic uncertainty created by the rigid rules of male inheritance and the limited choices for women of that era. After the untimely and unexpected death of their father, two sisters, the level-headed sensible Elinor and the hopelessly romantic Marianne, along with their mother, are forced…Find out more »
The Tri-Valley Jazz Trio (James Hall - piano, Matt Finders - bass, and Kelly Fasman - drums) will play with Guido Fazio (saxophone) at Inklings Coffee on March 23, 2018.Find out more »
Kick-off the Bay Area hot rodding season at the longest running event on the Goodguys schedule! It’s the Goodguys 36th All American Get-Together Giant Car Show and it’s all happening at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton, CA on Saturday & Sunday, March 24 & 25. Come on out and explore over 3,000 shined-up American show cars and trucks of all years, makes & models on display celebrating our country’s car culture – And you don’t want to miss the…Find out more »
Austin Huntington, principal cellist of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, is the grand-prize winner of the 2012 Irving M. Klein International String Competition, the 2011 Stulberg International String Competition, the 2012 MUSICAAS International String Competition, the 2013 Aspen Music Festival’s Low String Strings Competition, and the 2009 MTNA National String Competition. Since his first solo orchestra debut at age 10, he has gone on to perform as a guest soloist with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, Marin Symphony, Colburn Orchestra, Peninsula Symphony,…Find out more »
A finalist on season eight of “America’s Got Talent,” shadow dance company Catapult Entertainment will bring their imaginative and theatrical art form to the Bankhead Theater stage next month. Eight dancers, five women and three men, create and project precise silhouettes in a fascinating combination of shadow dance, storytelling and living sculpture that engages the eye and sparks the imagination. Tickets for the single performance on Sunday afternoon, March 25, 2018 start at just $40 with $17 tickets for students…Find out more »
Explore downtown with the fourth annual Bunny Hop Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 31st from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Children 10 years and younger are invited to participate. Start your journey outside of the Museum on Main at 603 Main Street anytime between 10am and noon.* Children will receive a goody bag and adults will recieve a list of clues and locations to lead them to goodies throughout downtown at over a dozen participating businesses. Parents will be given…Find out more »
Come celebrate spring and Holi with your friends and family The Festival of Colors or Holi is being held at the Alameda County Fairgrounds fby the Sankara Eye Foundation, a 501(c) (3) non-profit dedicated to eradicating curable blindness. The event consists of sharing the joy of Holi by sprinkling color powder on friends, family and anyone participating. There will be a DJ, a dance area, a kids game area and food available (to purchase).Find out more »
Come celebrate Holi, the Festival of Colors, all for a very noble cause of eradicating curable blindness. Help bring colors to the world of those needlessly blind.
Sankara Eye Foundation presents its Annual SEF Holi Festival at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton.
Composer and guitarist, and a true music iconoclast. Golden Globe-nominated for her soundtrack contributions on Sean Penn’s Into the Wild, with numerous other film and TV music projects to her credit. The Brooklyn-based musical changeling has released six distinctive albums to critical acclaim, performed with such icons as Foo Fighters and Timbaland, and played to an increasingly fervent following of music lovers on innumerable world tours.Find out more »