Events on Saturday, November 3

Mapa Teatro - Witness to the Ruins

Art: Performance

Mapa Teatro - Witness to the Ruins

Saturday 11/ 3 @ SFMOMA

Mapa Teatro, one of the foremost interdisciplinary artistic companies in Colombia, presents Witness to the Ruins, a lecture/performance about a series... 

Will Durst - The Most Important Election of Our Lifetime. (Again).

Comedy: Stand up

Will Durst - The Most Important Election of Our Lifetime. (Again).

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Jewish Community Center of San Francisco

No matter which side of the political aisle you sit on, everyone can agree that this election season has been a... 

Ongoing Events

SQFT at A Temporary Offering

Special Event

SQFT at A Temporary Offering

Saturday 11/ 3 @ A Temporary Offering

Pop-ups hold all of the simple appeal of the childhood lemonade stand — sometimes you don't need much to set up... 

<em>The Lion King</em>

Theatre: Musical

The Lion King

Saturday 11/ 3 @ 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... 

<em>Fiber Futures: Japan's Textile Pioneers</em>

Art

Fiber Futures: Japan's Textile Pioneers

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Museum of Craft and Folk Art

Sponsored by the Museum of Craft and Folk Art and spanning the gap between industry and art, Future Fibers: Japan's Textile... 

<em>The 1968 Exhibit</em>

Art: Multimedia

The 1968 Exhibit

Saturday 11/ 3 @ 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... 

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

Art

Rudolf Nureyev: A Life in Dance

Saturday 11/ 3 @ 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... 

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

Art

Jasper Johns

Saturday 11/ 3 @ 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

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Various locations

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

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

Art: Photography

Ken and Melanie Light

Saturday 11/ 3 @ 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... 

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

Art: Multimedia

Nathalie Djurberg

Saturday 11/ 3 @ 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... 

Sea Chantey Sing-Along

Get Social

Sea Chantey Sing-Along

Saturday 11/ 3 @ San Francisco Maritime Museum

Herman Melville: "Some sea-captains, before shipping a man, always ask him whether he can sing out at a rope." Sea chanteys... 

Peralta Junction Pop-Up Creative Commons

Special Event

Peralta Junction Pop-Up

Saturday 11/ 3 @ 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

Saturday 11/ 3 @ The Hypnodrome Theatre

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

When Attitudes Became Form Become Attitudes

Art

When Attitudes Became Form Become Attitudes

Saturday 11/ 3 @ 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...