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Arts & Entertainment Calendar

Thursday May 30, 2002


Friday, May 31


Albany High School Theater Ensemble 

A weekend of snacks, desserts and entertainment for the whole family 

"15 - minute Hamlet" 

Friday, 6:30 p.m. (repeated Saturday at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday at 5 p.m.)  

"The Real Inspector Hound," followed by "After Margritte" 

Friday, 8 p.m. (repeated Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 6:30 p.m.) 

A.H.S. Multipurpose Room 

603 Key Route Blvd., Albany 

$10 each or $15 for both events 

559-6550, #4125 for reservations 


"Boxing With Ghosts: Tales of Death and Resurrection" 

Transforms Trauma Into Art 

Berkeley Art Center 

1275 Walnut Street 

tickets/info 845-3332, directions 644-6893 

$8-$15 sliding scale 


"Playing Our Roots" 

A Cross-Generational play based on personal interviews with senior citizens, presented by the Teen Program of the Berkeley Richmond JCC. 

Friday, May 31; Saturday, June 1; Saturday, June 8; and Sunday, 9. All show times are 7:30 p.m. except Sunday, June 9 at 3 p.m. 

Berkeley Richmond JCC Auditorium 

1414 Walnut Street 

$5 per person, (no one turned away) 




"What Cats know" by Lisa Dilman 

Directed by Rebecca J. Ennals. Four thirty-somethings play a game of gotcha with unexpected consequences.  

Saturday, May 4th-June 9th 

Thursdays- Saturdays 8 p.m. $20, 

Sundays 7 p.m.- Pay what you can 

Transparent Theater 

1901 Ashby Avenue 



“Time Out for Ginger”  

May 10 through Jun. 1: The Actor’s Studio presents the famous comedy that sketches the tumult in a family that includes three teenage daughters, one of whom insists on trying out for her high school football team. $12. Check theater from dates and times. The Actor’s Studio’s Little Theatre, 3521 Maybelle Ave., Oakland 


Live Music 

Friday, May 31 

Berkeley High School Jazz Ensemble and Lab Band Final Concert 

7 p.m. 

Little Theatre for tickets 

Direct questions to Joan Edelstein and Roz Hardy at 


Saturday, June 1


Music at Jupiter 

Featuring Avrahams Soul Explosion 

8 p.m.  





Sunday, June 2


Berkeley Early Music Festival Fringe Concert 

Baroque Etcetera presents J.S. Bach Cantata 78 Jesu, der du meine Seele 

6 p.m. 

First Congregational Church 

Durant & Dana 

Wheelchair accessible 




Saturday, June 1 

West Coast Live, Your Full-Service Radio Show 

Featuring Radio Pioneers and Wilderness Pioneers 

10 a.m. - Noon 

91.7 KALW San Francisco, 91.1 KRCB Sonoma 




Friday, May 31


Cuba Verde: A Cuba Report 

Panel Discussion, Video Screening and Dance 

7 p.m. 


1317 San Pablo Avenue (at Gilman) 

Wheelchair accessible, all ages welcome 



Tuesday, June 4


The Third Annual Berkeley High School Film Festival 

The Festival will feature shorts produced by video students  

Doors open at 6 p.m., Program at 6:30 p.m. 

Shwimley Little Theatre (Allston Way b/w MLK and Milvia)