Events on Thursday, December 6

GLIDE Annual Holiday Jam: Doin' Good


GLIDE Annual Holiday Jam

Thursday 12/ 6 @ The Warfield

Fifty years ago, GLIDE Memorial Church transformed into the enduring cultural beacon that it is today, when Reverend Cecil Williams and... 

San Francisco Cinematheque Screening: Shifting Geographies/Special Relativity: Deep State and Other Works


San Francisco Cinematheque Screening: Shifting Geographies/Special Relativity: Deep State and Other Works

Thursday 12/ 6 @ SFMOMA

Brad Butler and Karen Mirza's Deep State (2012) examines transitional political networks (official nad unofficial), analyzing the invisible flows of power... 

The Great Broadway Sing-Along


The Great Broadway Sing-Along

Thursday 12/ 6 @ Jewish Community Center of San Francisco

Warm up your pipes and get prepared to belt out some of your favorite show tunes, as a talented cast and... 

Ongoing Events

2012 ZERO1 Biennial: Seeking Silicon Valley

Conference: Tech

2012 ZERO1 Biennial

Thursday 12/ 6 @ Various locations

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

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


René Garcia, Jr.

Thursday 12/ 6 @ 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... 

<em>In Transit: SF's Daily Commute in Words and Pictures</em>

Art: Group Show

In Transit

Thursday 12/ 6 @ Harvey Milk Photo Center

In celebration of Muni's centennial, this exhibit will feature gorgeous San Francisco photos that you’ve previously probably only seen on your... 

<em>The Lion King</em>

Theatre: Musical

The Lion King

Thursday 12/ 6 @ 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... 

Trannyshack presents <em>The Golden Girls: The Christmas Episodes</em>

Theatre: Comedy

The Golden Girls: The Christmas Episodes

Thursday 12/ 6 @ Victoria Theatre

Trannyshack emeriti Heklina, Cookie Dough, Pollo del Mar, and Matthew Martin reprise their roles as Miami's hottest foursome of a certain... 

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

Performing Arts: Dance

The Velveteen Rabbit

Thursday 12/ 6 @ 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>


Rudolf Nureyev: A Life in Dance

Thursday 12/ 6 @ 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... 

Another Hole in the Head Film Festival

Film: Festival

Another Hole in the Head Film Festival

Thursday 12/ 6 @ 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.... 

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


Jasper Johns

Thursday 12/ 6 @ SFMOMA

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

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

Art: Photography

Ken and Melanie Light

Thursday 12/ 6 @ 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... 

<em>Call Me Home</em>

Art: Photography

Call Me Home

Thursday 12/ 6 @ Gallery Carte Blanche

In celebration of its one-year anniversary, Gallery Carte Blanche is pleased to announce the opening of their San Francisco-centric exhibition Call... 

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

Art: Multimedia

Nathalie Djurberg

Thursday 12/ 6 @ 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... 

Traci Griffin

Art: Photography

Traci Griffin

Thursday 12/ 6 @ 111 Minna Gallery

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

Brooklyn Visits Heath

Art: Happening

Brooklyn Visits Heath

Thursday 12/ 6 @ Heath Ceramics

Heath Ceramics is bringing the designs of Brooklyn to California for a show called "Brooklyn Visits Heath." Co-curated by Heath Ceramics... 

The Westin St. Francis' Holiday Sugar Castle

Special Event

The Westin St. Francis' Holiday Sugar Castle

Thursday 12/ 6 @ 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... 

Students of Color Coalition Exhibition

Art: Group Show

Students of Color Coalition Exhibition

Thursday 12/ 6 @ California College of the Arts

 A showcase of works by the diverse students of CCA. This is the second annual exhibition of Students of Color Coalition...