Arts & Events

Classical Music-East Bay Through June 27

Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 03:38:00 PM

BERKELEY MARINA -more-


Popmusic-East Bay Through June 27

Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 03:40:00 PM

924 GILMAN ST. -- All ages welcome. -more-


Stage-San Francisco Through June 27

Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 03:33:00 PM

AMERICAN CONSERVATORY THEATER -more-


Stage-East Bay Through June 27

Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 03:35:00 PM

BERKELEY REPERTORY THEATRE -more-


Readings-East Bay Through June 27

Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 03:36:00 PM

A GREAT GOOD PLACE FOR BOOKS -more-


Professional Dance- Through June 27

Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 03:37:00 PM

COUNTERPULSE -more-


Classical Music-San Francisco Through June 27

Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 03:42:00 PM

DAVIES SYMPHONY HALL -more-


Galleries-East Bay Through June 27

Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 03:48:00 PM

"BAY AREA HEART GALLERY," -- Exhibit consists of photographs of children, youth and families, accompanied by their compelling stories. The joint exhibit opens in the Alameda County Administration Building, 1221 Oak Street, Oakland and at the Eden Area Multi-Service Center, 24100 Amador Way, Hayward. -more-


Around and About: Fresh Voices, Bloomsday and More

By Ken Bullock
Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 01:25:00 PM

San Francisco Cabaret Opera, whose Goat Hall home base on Potrero Hill is undergoing renovations this year, is presenting its innovative Fresh Voices program of new short operas at Live Oak Theater in Berkeley this week.This one, the tenth in the series, is called Fresh Voices X. -more-


Restoration Comedy: Bankster Rap

By Jane Powell
Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 07:37:00 AM

I admit to being kind of disappointed at not receiving a single nasty e-mail after my last column. Either Planet readership has dropped significantly since going web-only, or everyone in Berkeley and environs is completely hip that the banks are screwing us, and that homeowners are not responsible for the situation in which they find themselves. -more-


Museums-San Francisco Through June 27

Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 03:45:00 PM

ASIAN ART MUSEUM OF SAN FRANCISCO The Asian Art Museum-Chon-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture recently unveiled its new building in San Francisco's Civic Center. The building, the former San Francisco Public Library, has been completely retrofitted and rebuilt to house San Francisco's significant collection of Asian treasures. The museum offers complimentary audio tours of the museum's collection galleries. -more-


Museums-East Bay Through June 27

Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 03:46:00 PM

AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM AND LIBRARY AT OAKLAND The Oakland Public Library's museum is designed to discover, preserve, interpret and share the cultural and historical experiences of African Americans in California and the West. In addition, a three-panel mural is on permanent display. -more-


Highlights-East Bay Through June 27

Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 03:47:00 PM

924 GILMAN ST. -- All ages welcome. -more-


Outdoors-East Bay Through June 27

Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 03:43:00 PM

ARDENWOOD HISTORIC FARM Ardenwood farm is a working farm that dates back to the time of the Patterson Ranch, a 19th-century estate with a mansion and Victorian Gardens. Today, the farm still practices farming techniques from the 1870s. Unless otherwise noted, programs are free with regular admission. -more-


Exhibits-East Bay Through June 27

Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 03:49:00 PM

BERKELEY PUBLIC LIBRARY, CENTRAL BRANCH -more-


General-East Bay Through June 27

Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 03:48:00 PM

ASHKENAZ -more-


Kids-East Bay Through June 27

Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 03:47:00 PM

ARDENWOOD HISTORIC FARM Ardenwood farm is a working farm that dates back to the time of the Patterson Ranch, a 19th-century estate with a mansion and Victorian Gardens. Today, the farm still practices farming techniques from the 1870s. Unless otherwise noted, programs are free with regular admission. -more-


Dance-East Bay Through June 27

Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 03:49:00 PM

ASHKENAZ -more-


Don't Miss This!

By Dorothy Snodgrass
Tuesday June 15, 2010 - 04:05:00 PM

Never let it be said that our Bay Area lacks exciting and mostly free activities during the long summer months. Far from it, as you'll see from the sampling of just a few events available in June and July. -more-