Members of a charmingly ramshackle community called Shadetree have pulled off the seemingly impossible as the Brooklyn Basin development rises up around them.
Laugh at the Desi Comedy Festival, listen to music in the park or indoors, and learn history at a library celebration — all this weekend.
Drummer Jemal Ramirez is orchestrating a farewell, multi-musician session Monday at Fantasy Studios. Also recommended: House of Faern at CJC and Hamilton de Holanda at the Freight.
Cutting-edge Afro-Peruvian music, bold drama, Risograph printing, Dylan meets Grateful Dead, and a YouTube starstravaganza, all this weekend.
Drummer/composer Alan Hall and vocalist Emy Tseng both perform this weekend at the California Jazz Conservatory in Berkeley.