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Free outdoor Hamlet and The Red Shoes, caustic comedy, death metal and, more sedately, a sick plant clinic this weekend.
Peter Rich, who opened Velo Sport on University Avenue, was instrumental in furthering the career of Greg LeMond, the only American to have won the Tour de France, and others.
It can be hard to build up a history as a legacy business in Oakland, which is why it's impressive that there are records of a few eateries that go back more than 100 years.
Two excellent documentaries open Friday: one, an original new take on Elvis Presley; the other, a look at a curious human interest story that turned into something darker.