Tickets are $18 in advance or $21 at the door. Call the box office at 925-427-1611. Heritage High presents ’12 Angry Jurors’. BRENTWOOD — Heritage High drama department performs “12 Angry Jurors” at 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in the school’s theater, 101 American Ave. Theater director and teacher Chris Fallows calls the drama a “controversial play about race and justice …”. Tickets are $10 for students; $12 for adults. For more information, call 925-634-0037.
Could some of the people ballet shoes part 3 have wound up watching The xx by mistake? Perhaps they thought they were buying tickets to an adult movie or (shudder) a Vin Diesel action flick, No, the folks who turned out April 15 knew exactly what they were doing, Call it a triumph of good taste, since this band is so enjoyable that it definitely deserves to be playing to capacity crowds at venues across the nation, Of course, the audience assembled at the Bill Graham Civic might have seemed a bit small to these musicians, at least compared to where they’d last performed..
Saratoga Village Marketplace: The Saratoga Chamber of Commerce and Saratoga-Monte Sereno Community Foundation present the weekly Wednesday certified farmers market in Blaney Plaza. The market features certified local farmers with fresh berries, fruits and produce, as well as fresh fish, other food specialties and handmade crafts from local artisans. Wednesdays, 2:30-6:30 p.m. saratogachamber.org or 408 867-0753. Westhope Senior Activities Center: Come for family-style lunch, Mondays, noon, small donation. Other activities include line dancing, Mondays, 9:30 a.m. All seniors are welcome. Westhope Presbyterian Church, 12850 Saratoga Ave., cross street Cox Avenue.
Details: Through May 25 at theaters in Berkeley, San Francisco, Palo Alto and San Rafael; $10-$20; 415-992-6677, http://playground-sf.org/filmfest, 6 CONTRA COSTA CHAMBER ORCHESTRA: The symphony presents its new program, “French Connection”, in three venues, ballet shoes part 3 Works include Alexander Glazunov’s Concerto for Saxophone and String Orchestra, featuring saxophone soloist Dale Wolford, Debussy’s “La Boite a Joujoux” and Ravel’s “Le Tombeau du Couperin.”..
So You Want to Write a Book: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Dec. 10. For adults, California Writers Club authors Aline Soules, John Marvin and Judith Ingram will discuss writing and publishing, and offer tips for aspiring writers. Presented by Judith Marshall. Clayton Library Book Club: 7-9 p.m. on the second Mondays is open to interested adults. Sunny Solomon leads the discussion. The library is at 6125 Clayton Road, Clayton. Call 925-673-0659. Hours: 1-9 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays; and 1-5 p.m. Sundays.