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Saturday, October 23, 2021

Arts Week

MUSIC

 

Daedalus String Quartet

Oct. 24, 7 p.m., $8 for students

Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts

Listen to classical music from this quartet, consisting of violinists Min-Young Kim and Matilda Kaul, violist Jessica Thompson and cellist Thomas Kraines.

 

San Francisco Symphony

Oct. 25, 8 p.m., $62

Mondavi Center

Enjoy performances Appalachian Spring, Piano Concerto No. 20, Madame Press Died Last Week at Ninety and Symphony No. 93 from this Bay Area orchestra.

 

The Swon Brothers

Oct. 25, 8:30 p.m., $15

The Graduate, 805 Russell Blvd.

See country music duo and “The Voice” finalists The Swon Brothers perform songs from their debut self-titled album at this show presented by country radio station, 101.9 The Wolf.

 

Halloween Karaoke Party

Oct. 25, 7 p.m., $10

Jean Henderson Performing Arts Center, 607 Pena Dr.

The Davis Musical Theater Company presents this Halloween party including festivities such as karaoke, a costume contest and a dance performance of Michael Jackson’s “Thriller.”

 

ART

 

Pumpkin Carving Contest

Oct. 25, Noon, Free

Sudwerk Dock Store, 2001 Second St.

Guests will be able to carve and pick pumpkins from a local pumpkin farm with a chance of winning prizes for their finished creation.

 

THEATRE AND DANCE

 

“Thriller” Class

Oct. 23, 8:30 p.m., Free

Pamela Trokanski Performing Arts Center, 2720 Del Rio Pl.

The last of a series of classes that will teach the dance from Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” in preparation for a flash dance that will be performed at the Downtown Davis Trick-or-Treat Trail.

 

‘Hay Fever’

Oct. 30, 7 p.m., $15

Third Space, 946 Olive Dr.

The Art Theater of Davis presents Noël Coward’s 1925 comic play, Hay Fever, the story of a weekend with a family who prove to be nightmarish hosts to their guests with their outlandish behavior.

LITERATURE AND POETRY

 

Stories on Stage

Oct. 25, 7:30 p.m., $5

Pence Gallery, 212 D St.

This event features actors performing dramatic readings of short stories written by two Davis authors, New York Times bestselling novelist John Lescroart and emerging fiction writer K.E. Montieth.

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