Events on Friday, December 7

Another Hole in the Head Film Festival

Film: Festival

Another Hole in the Head Film Festival

Friday 12/ 7 @ 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>

Art

Jasper Johns

Friday 12/ 7 @ SFMOMA

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

Hoodslam

Sports: Action/Extreme

Hoodslam

Friday 12/ 7 @ Oakland Metro Operahouse

What happens when DIY meets WWE... in the squared-circle wearing a g-string? That's right, this shit is real, and not Santa... 

Holiday Indie Mart, Party, and Concert

Festival: Shopping

Holiday Indie Mart

Friday 12/ 7 @ Speakeasy Ales & Lagers

By now, Kelly Malone is a household name among those who appreciate San Francisco's DIY and handmade scene. Years ago, while... 

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

Theatre: Comedy

The Golden Girls: The Christmas Episodes

Friday 12/ 7 @ Victoria Theatre

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

<em>Call Me Home</em>

Art: Photography

Call Me Home

Friday 12/ 7 @ 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

Friday 12/ 7 @ 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... 

Brooklyn Visits Heath

Art: Happening

Brooklyn Visits Heath

Friday 12/ 7 @ 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

Friday 12/ 7 @ 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

Friday 12/ 7 @ Various locations

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

What the Dickens! A Fundraiser for Carole Lennon

Special Event: Fundraisers

What the Dickens! A Fundraiser for Carole Lennon

Friday 12/ 7 @ Lennon Rehearsal Studios

Nothing quite exemplifies the holiday spirit like punks coming together in support of friends. Don you now your gay apparel for... 

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

Art: Photography

Ken and Melanie Light

Friday 12/ 7 @ 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>In Transit: SF's Daily Commute in Words and Pictures</em>

Art: Group Show

In Transit

Friday 12/ 7 @ 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

Friday 12/ 7 @ 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... 

Traci Griffin

Art: Photography

Traci Griffin

Friday 12/ 7 @ 111 Minna Gallery

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

San Francisco Ballet's <em>Nutcracker</em>

Dance: Ballet

San Francisco Ballet's Nutcracker

Friday 12/ 7 @ War Memorial Opera House

It's cold out and you're wearing your finest gloves. There are tuxedos and gowns, old men with ivory-tipped canes. The children's... 

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

Performing Arts: Dance

The Velveteen Rabbit

Friday 12/ 7 @ 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

Friday 12/ 7 @ 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... 

SQFT at A Temporary Offering

Special Event

SQFT at A Temporary Offering

Friday 12/ 7 @ 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... 

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

Art

René Garcia, Jr.

Friday 12/ 7 @ 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... 

Lalah Hathaway

Music: R&B

Lalah Hathaway

Friday 12/ 7 @ Yoshi's Oakland

Her name is legendary. Her music is timeless. Her lyrics touch you at the core. Her voice possesses rich warmth that... 

Students of Color Coalition Exhibition

Art: Group Show

Students of Color Coalition Exhibition

Friday 12/ 7 @ 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...