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Oakland Events Calendar

Nightlife entertainment guide for Oakland

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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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Twin Infinity: A Live-Action Graphic Novel The third installment of this thrilling graphic novel adventure merges retro radio show with comic book magic to create unforgettable, one-of-a-kind live theater. Three actors voice dozens of characters, a Foley artist creates sound effects, and a pianist plays a cinematic score, while over 1,250 [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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“Running Down the Road” Born with a guitar in one hand and a harmonica in the other, Arlo Guthrie’s timeless stories and songs carry on the legacy of his father, songwriter Woody Guthrie. His groundbreaking song “Alice’s Restaurant” helped shape an entire generation’s social consciousness and activism. With his natural gifts as a [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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LA TheaterWorks Based on one of the great courtroom dramas of the last century, Judgment at Nuremberg became an Academy Award-winning film and stage play that is both surprising and unsettling. A cast of unforgettable characters plays out a high-stakes game against the backdrop of a looming Cold War, shifting political alliances, and still [more]

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Sleeves Up, Pants Down! bph_bcf_naked_magicians_1_20141The world’s naughtiest magic show flies in from Australia bringing magic, mirth and a touch of mayhem as two hot and hilarious magicians propel magic to a whole new level. With neither sleeves nor pockets, The Naked Magicians cook up a saucy magic that is both baffling and entertaining. [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]