Events on Thursday, November 15

Latyrx feat. Lateef the Truth Speaker and Lyrics Born w/ the Gift of Gab and 1-O.A.K.

Music: Hip-Hop

Latyrx feat. Lateef the Truth Speaker and Lyrics Born

Thursday 11/15 @ The Independent

It's been 15 years since Bay Area duo Latyrx released their eponymous debut album — which they've yet to follow up.... 

Conservatory of Flowers Green & Gold Gala: A Night Out in Boomtown

Special Event: Benefit

Conservatory of Flowers Green & Gold Gala

Thursday 11/15 @ Conservatory of Flowers

Revisit San Francisco's gold rush days in Boomtown at the Conservatory of Flowers. Each of the Conservatory's five tropical galleries will... 

Morton Subotnick and SUE-C: Silver Apples of the Moon

Art: Performance

Morton Subotnick and SUE-C: Silver Apples of the Moon

Thursday 11/15 @ SFMOMA

Subotnick is hailed as one of the pioneers in the development of electronic music and multimedia performance mixing computer-based compositions with... 

Tamim Ansary / Games without Rules: The Often Interrupted History of Afghanistan

Books

Tamim Ansary / Games without Rules: The Often Interrupted History of Afghanistan

Thursday 11/15 @ Berkeley Arts and Letters

The author of Destiny Disrupted delivers an enlightening, accessible history of modern Afghanistan from the Afghan point of view, showing how... 

Ongoing Events

<em>The 1968 Exhibit</em>

Art: Multimedia

The 1968 Exhibit

Thursday 11/15 @ Oakland Museum of California

1968: The year the Tet Offensive and the My Lai Massacre shook public opinion on the ongoing, endless Vietnam War. The... 

Jasper Johns: <em>Seeing with the Mind's Eye</em>

Art

Jasper Johns

Thursday 11/15 @ SFMOMA

With all the snark of Dada and all the shellacked splendor of Pop, Jasper Johns has always walked a fine line... 

2012 ZERO1 Biennial: Seeking Silicon Valley

Conference: Tech

2012 ZERO1 Biennial

Thursday 11/15 @ Various locations

Silicon Valley has its heritage in a garage, what with Bill Hewlett and David Packard birthing the modern Silicon Valley with... 

Goapele

Music: Soul

Goapele

Thursday 11/15 @ Yoshi's Oakland

Good music and good eats can always be found here, and if you love a little classy jazz with your sushi,... 

Nathalie Djurberg: <em>The Parade</em>

Art: Multimedia

Nathalie Djurberg

Thursday 11/15 @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

Swedish artist Nathalie Djurberg is taking a bird's eye view on humanity, above and beyond the culture and civility, where, from... 

Ken and Melanie Light: <em>Valley of Shadows and Dreams</em>

Art: Photography

Ken and Melanie Light

Thursday 11/15 @ Oakland Museum of California

Featuring 31 black-and-white photographs-on view for the first time in a museum, Ken and Melanie Light: Valley of Shadows and Dreams... 

Peralta Junction Pop-Up Creative Commons

Special Event

Peralta Junction Pop-Up

Thursday 11/15 @ Peralta Junction

Like a great traveling carnival, the Peralta Junction Project has come to roost for three months in a 24,000-square-foot vacant lot... 

Shocktoberfest 13: The Bride of Death

Performing Arts

Shocktoberfest 13

Thursday 11/15 @ The Hypnodrome Theatre

In the late 1800s, le Théâtre du Grand Guignol took Paris by storm. The tiny venue, located in an old chapel,... 

<em>The Lion King</em>

Theatre: Musical

The Lion King

Thursday 11/15 @ Orpheum Theatre

Experience the phenomenon of Disney's The Lion King. Marvel at the breathtaking spectacle of animals brought to life by award-winning director... 

Ren&eacute; Garcia, Jr.: <em>BADASS</em>

Art

René Garcia, Jr.

Thursday 11/15 @ Project One

Anyone who's ever scraped sparkle-encrusted clumps of glue from beneath his or her fingernails can tell you that glitter is more... 

SF DocFest

Film: Festival

SF DocFest

Thursday 11/15 @ Roxie Theater

Sate your Bay Arean bottomless hunger for whimsy, insight, and righteous indignation with the 11th annual SF DocFest: twelve days of... 

<em>Rudolf Nureyev: A Life in Dance</em>

Art

Rudolf Nureyev: A Life in Dance

Thursday 11/15 @ de Young Museum

This special exhibition is dedicated to the life and work of the legendary dancer and choreographer Rudolf Nureyev (1938–1993). It will... 

Fusions: International Student Exhibition

Art: Group Show

Fusions: International Student Exhibition

Thursday 11/15 @ California College of the Arts

With more than 4,000 languages being spoken around the world, the possible ways of communicating are varied and endless. Yet artistic... 

When Attitudes Became Form Become Attitudes

Art

When Attitudes Became Form Become Attitudes

Thursday 11/15 @ California College of the Arts

The legendary exhibition Live in Your Head: When Attitudes Become Form, presented in 1969 at Kunsthalle Bern, Germany, has been exhaustively... 

Glass Program Alumni Exhibition

Art

Glass Program Alumni Exhibition

Thursday 11/15 @ California College of the Arts

 This year marks the Golden Jubilee of the American Studio Glass art movement. Fifty years ago, in 1962, the seminal workshops...