Events on Thursday, November 29

Peralta Junction's Best Double-Feature Movie Mash-Up Ever

Film: Double Feature

Peralta Junction's Movie Mash-Up

Thursday 11/29 @ Peralta Junction

Curling up on your couch for a movie or two is awesome, but getting to watch movies on a big screen... 

(((folkYEAH!))) and CinemaSF present City Scenes VIII feat. Conspiracy of Beards

Cultural Hybrid

City Scenes VIII feat. Conspiracy of Beards

Thursday 11/29 @ The Historic Vogue Theater

Cohen as Doo-Wop? The masterful Leonard Cohen, legendary folk icon and Canadian poet, is further immortalized by San Francisco's own Conspiracy... 

David Goldblatt in Conversation

Art: Discussion

David Goldblatt in Conversation

Thursday 11/29 @ SFMOMA

David Goldblatt, photographer, and Sandra S. Phillios, senior curator of photography, SFMOMA Thursday, November 29, 7 p.m. Phyllis Wattis Theater, with... 

Andrew Solomon / Far from the Tree: Parents, Children, and the Search for Identity

Books

Andrew Solomon / Far from the Tree: Parents, Children, and the Search for Identity

Thursday 11/29 @ Berkeley Arts and Letters

From the National Book Award-winning author of the “brave…deeply humane…open-minded, critically informed, and poetic” (The New York Times) The Noonday Demon,... 

Ongoing Events

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

Art: Photography

Ken and Melanie Light

Thursday 11/29 @ 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... 

The Westin St. Francis' Holiday Sugar Castle

Special Event

The Westin St. Francis' Holiday Sugar Castle

Thursday 11/29 @ Westin St. Francis

Jean-François Houdré, the Executive Pastry Chef at the Westin St. Francis, has the unique job each year of constructing an enormous... 

2012 ZERO1 Biennial: Seeking Silicon Valley

Conference: Tech

2012 ZERO1 Biennial

Thursday 11/29 @ Various locations

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

Peralta Junction Pop-Up Creative Commons

Special Event

Peralta Junction Pop-Up

Thursday 11/29 @ 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... 

<em>The Lion King</em>

Theatre: Musical

The Lion King

Thursday 11/29 @ 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 11/29 @ 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... 

ODC Dance presents <em>The Velveteen Rabbit</em>

Performing Arts: Dance

The Velveteen Rabbit

Thursday 11/29 @ Lam Research Theater

Margery Williams' The Velveteen Rabbit or How Toys Become Real was first published in 1922, a time when such a companion... 

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

Art

Rudolf Nureyev: A Life in Dance

Thursday 11/29 @ 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... 

Come Out and Play Festival

Get Social

Come Out and Play Festival

Thursday 11/29 @ SOMArts

Checkpoints, safe zones, the sound of your own breathing as you engage in a footrace against zombies through dark alleyways —... 

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

Art

Jasper Johns

Thursday 11/29 @ SFMOMA

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

Traci Griffin

Art: Photography

Traci Griffin

Thursday 11/29 @ 111 Minna Gallery

One summer, when Traci Griffin was seven, she learned how to swim. She spent so much time in the pool that... 

Another Hole in the Head Film Festival

Film: Festival

Another Hole in the Head Film Festival

Thursday 11/29 @ Various San Francisco locations

In true horror fashion, Another Hole in the Head Film Festival is racking up the sequel count with its ninth blood-letting.... 

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

Art: Multimedia

Nathalie Djurberg

Thursday 11/29 @ 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... 

When Attitudes Became Form Become Attitudes

Art

When Attitudes Became Form Become Attitudes

Thursday 11/29 @ 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... 

Industrial Design Junior Review Exhibition

Art: Design

Industrial Design Junior Review Exhibition

Thursday 11/29 @ California College of the Arts

Come join us for an exhibition of works from the Industrial Design program's level 3 students.

The Comedy

Film

The Comedy

Thursday 11/29 @ Roxie Theater

Tim Heidecker in person Friday, November 23 and Saturday, November 24 after the 8:00 & before the 9:45 shows.  On the...