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Oakland Events Calendar

Nightlife entertainment guide for Oakland

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A Musical Force of Nature Whether in a nightclub or on a concert stage, Storm Large uses the thrilling power of her voice to connect with audiences on a deep and emotional level. She shot to national prominence as a finalist on Rock Star: Supernova in 2006, built a solo career with her longtime band Le Bonheur, and has toured with sophisticated [more]

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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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Timeless Favorites from an Unforgettable Era Tracing the evolution of the doo wop sound, from classic street corner harmonies to the top of the radio charts, The Doo Wop Project features stars of Broadway’s smash hits Jersey Boys and Motown: The Musical. Their authenticity of sound and vocal excellence recreate and reimagine favorite melodies [more]

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Legendary Kings of Western Swing For 40 years, Asleep at the Wheel has kept rolling along, dedicated to keeping western swing music alive and kicking. Along the way they earned nine Grammy awards, released more than 25 albums, and filled venues of all sizes. Frontman Ray Benson calls western swing “jazz with a cowboy hat,” a musical melting [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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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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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]

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Innovating American Modern Dance Dancemaker Paul Taylor has helped define the homegrown American art of modern dance since the 1950s, creating what has been called one of the world’s most innovative and delightful dance companies. He curates and presents works of the past and present shaping the future of modern dance. Taylor’s own works are [more]