Company presents ’12 Days of Christmas’. BRENTWOOD — Brentwood Theater Company will show back-to-back weekend performances of the comedy, “The 12 Days of Christmas,” in the first and second weeks of December. This comedic play tells the story of Mary, a woman who catches her fiancee kissing another woman on the televised Thanksgiving Day Parade, and then proceeds to encounter all sorts of quirky and awkward situations as she attempts to re-enter the dating pool. In the end, a charming 5-year-old boy restores her faith in love and life. (Warning: some adult language).
Moscow Ballet, “Great Russian Nutcracker.” 4 and 8 p.m, Dec, 19, Flint Center, 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd., Cupertino, $30, (Discounts available.) Ticketmaster 800-345-7000 or www.nutcracker.com/buy-tickets, Rancho Day Fiesta, Noon-4 p.m, Sept, 20, Sanchez Adobe, 1000 Linda Mar Blvd., Pacifica, Presented by the San Mateo County Historical Association, Early California music and participatory dancing, Rancho style refreshments, $1 suggested donation with additional charges for food and crafts, couture baby & toddler shoes, ballet flats, pink, green, blue toile, french style ballet shoes, wedding, dance, girls, baby soul 650-359-1462 or www.historysmc.org..
Bridges, who broke barriers as the first African-American child to attend an all-white elementary school in Louisiana in 1960, was honored with the Steinbeck Award by San Jose State in February. But the Children’s Discovery Museum isn’t honoring Bridges so much for her past as for her continuing impact on the lives of children today. Bridges’ selection had an unusual inspiration behind it: She was suggested by Kiana Martin, an eighth-grade student at Union Middle School. It’s the first time in the 16-year history of the Legacy for Children award that the nomination has come from a young museum visitor.
Jackie and Ron became engaged on Jackie’s 19th birthday, September 12, 1941, They married one year to the day at St, Bartholomew’s Church in East Ham, London, Not long after, the couple moved with Ron’s company to the county of Somerset in South couture baby & toddler shoes, ballet flats, pink, green, blue toile, french style ballet shoes, wedding, dance, girls, baby soul West England, To Jackie’s surprise she was hired by STC to do drafting, even though she had never: “drawn a triangle in my life.” But she learned, Meanwhile, the town they lived in was starved for theater, Through STC, the couple started a dramatic company in 1944, and in 1947, in the town of Ilminster, they started the Ilminster Entertainment Society, which is still going today..
Dave Holland with Chris Potter, Lionel Loueke & Eric Harland. Sunday, March 25, 7:00pm. Making their debut in 2015 with their self-titled album, Holland’s Aziza quartet is a true all-star assemblage of jazz heavyweights, established bandleaders and composers who represent the world standard. Combining Loueke’s West African guitar approach and saxophonist Potter’s bebop acuity with the hip-hop influenced virtuosity of Harland’s drumming. Resident Artistic Director Mary Stallings. Legendary vocalist and San Francisco native and recipient of the SFJAZZ Lifetime Achievement Award continues her term as a Resident Artistic Director with four exclusive performances.