Jackie Sibblies Drury’s brilliant new play, excellently directed by Sarah Benson, illustrates the power of theater to make an audience think, even squirm, during the performance, while its deep impression lingers.
The renovated plaza will have café tables and chairs, new trees, a sculpture, a sound installation, and a stage for the dozen of live performances planned each month.
There are several great free events happening this weekend, including a Harvest Festival, film screenings and a poetry festival.
Catch drummer, composer and bandleader Allison Miller with her sextet, Boom Tic Boom, at the Freight & Salvage Wednesday; plus: two other recommended gigs.
More than 40 speakers and performers provoked, challenged and laughed with nearly 500 festivalgoers at the sixth Berkeleyside Uncharted Festival
Berkeleyside’s annual ideas festival kicks off Friday morning. Other events this weekend include a conversation with two eminent Berkeley activists and a clinic where you can fix your stuff.
It’s a weekend for The Beatles, art and, you guessed it, Ukrainian ‘ethno-chaos’
Hear from more than 40 incredible thinkers, and enjoy live music, delicious food and a party at the sixth Berkeleyside Ideas Festival, Oct. 5-6.
Join the Freight’s free 50th anniversary festival and street fair, hear local poets and writers, Al Di Meola and Arcade Fire, and bask in the wonders of sharks this weekend