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Oakland Events Calendar

Nightlife entertainment guide for Oakland

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A Pairing of Music and Art Acoustic guitarist Brian Gore and renowned illustrator Bill Russell bring the beauty and dynamic history of California’s Wine Country to life, setting music against a backdrop of still life landscapes, animation, and digital drawing. Known as a “poet of the guitar,” Gore’s music evokes stories and moods, as [more]

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Returning for their ninth annual evening of side-splitting political satire, the members of Capitol Steps combine experience on the Hill with musical, acting, improv and sheer comedic talent in an equal opportunity skewering of modern day politics. The only group in America that attempts to be funnier than Congress, they never fail to find humor [more]

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Legendary Songs of Motown Celebrating the legendary songs and performers that defined Motown, Masters of Soul authentically reproduces the look, choreography, style and sound of the iconic artists who had a profound influence on American pop music. For some, this is the ultimate stroll down memory lane with world-class performers who have sung [more]

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The powerful sound of dozens of fiddlers backed by piano, drums and guitars is as lively as a dance band and as majestic as a symphony orchestra. In an exhilarating musical showcase, the San Francisco Scottish Fiddlers led by Alasdair Frasier bring the rich and authentic music of the Scottish highlands to life. Honoring the tradition of playing [more]

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A Sizzling Celebration of Latin Roots Lucie Arnaz has appeared on stage, in films, and as a solo artist in theaters and nightclubs worldwide for 25 years. Now the daughter of television royalty Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz has created her own fiery, explosive and heartfelt musical tribute to the rhythm of her roots. An eclectic Latin American mix, [more]

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Journey through the Fats Waller songbook with a musical revue that evokes a Harlem jazz hall during the Golden Age of the Cotton Club. With the jumping swing sounds of the era, delightful humor, and snazzy period costumes, the dynamic small cast struts, strums and sings the songs made famous by this true American original. When it opened nearly [more]

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America’s Favorite Cowboys - Riders in the Sky For three decades, Riders In The Sky have kept alive the musical flame passed on by Gene Autry and Roy Rogers. Revitalizing the genre, they retain the integrity of Western music while branding it with their own wacky humor and way-out Western wit. “Woody’s Round-Up” from Disney’s Toy Story [more]

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Mixing hard-hitting percussive dance and a live rock band, “Feet Don’t Fail Me Now!” premiered in 2008 and has gone on to rave reviews, numerous awards, and sold-out venues across the country. The dancers of Rhythmic Circus joined forces with the seven-piece band’s big, brass sound and together they integrate an inventive style of [more]

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Community4Education is a music-filled event to benefit the educational outreach programs of both Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center and Livermore Valley Education Foundation. The event will begin in the afternoon on Saturday, May 13 at 4:00 p.m. with a musical showcase on the plaza outside the Bankhead Theater. Featured will be the Livermore [more]

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Tribute to a Beloved Hollywood Icon Chris Lemmon’s one-man show has taken the country by storm. Told entirely in his father’s voice with music to set the stage, the show explores this unique, yet universal father/son journey. A story of superstardom, divorce and separation, it reflects their ability to finally become the very best of friends. [more]