Nightlife :: Local Events

Physical comedian Jill Vice brings to life 14 characters in ’Tipped and Tipsy,’ her hilarious and touching send-up of American bar culture

Drink in ’Tipped and Tipsy’

By Heather Cassell | Mar 28
BARtab recently chatted with Vice, the creator of ’Tipped and Tipsy,’ named the "Best of Fringe" at San Francisco’s Fringe Festival this past fall.

Well Strung

On the Tab :: March 27 - April 3

Mar 27
Under the guise of April Fool’s Day, you may be tricked into going places that aren’t as festive as they seem. But trust me; these are the most entertaining events going on through the next eight days; no foolin’!

Foral and Garden Show with the Sisters, Friday, March 21

On the Tab :: March 20 - 27

Mar 20
Didn’t get tickets to the Prince concert? How about a fun cover band? Heart the retro tunes? Whoa Nellies and Berlin should help you recall the spring of youth, as will the sprouting contents of a few booty-shaking gogos’ shorts.

Bruce Vilanch

One Night Only ’The Big Gay Comedy Show’ with Bruce Vilanch

By EDGE | Mar 18
For one night only the benefit show, "The Big Gay Comedy Show," will feature Bruce Vilanch (Comedian & Broadway star), Marga Gomez, Shann Carr, Ali Mafi, Kitty Tapata, Shawn Ryan, Katya Smirnoff-Sky, B.O.OB.S.

’Vampire Lesbians of Sodom’ Bite Berkley

By EDGE | Mar 13
Virago Theatre Company brings Charles Busch’s outrageous off-Broadway hit ’Vampire Lesbians of Sodom’ and ’Sleeping Beauty or Coma’ to Berkeley’s Live Oak Theatre!

Dudu Tassa at Yoshi’s, Thursday, March 20

On the Tab :: March 13 - 30

Mar 13
You don’t have to be Irish to enjoy a few drinks this weekend, but whether you’re a teetotaler or a total tramp, keep it down if someone’s singing or speaking; not that some performers don’t like a rowdy crowd.

On the Tab :: March 6 - 13

Mar 6
This week, dress up, iron your shirt, skirt or skort, get out and stay classy.

Another Mormon Musical :: "Missionary in Manhattan"

By EDGE | Feb 28
The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Brooklyn, will present "Missionary in Manhattan: A Mormon Musical," a musical comedy about the fundamentals of big hair, blind faith, and just how plural a marriage can get.

Oscar statuettes get frisky at a previous Academy of Friends Academy Awards Night Gala

Off to See the Wizard

By Adam Sandel | Feb 28
Movie buffs have more than the usual reasons to attend the Academy of Friends’ Oscar Night Gala on Sunday, March 2: The theme of this year’s gala is Return to the Emerald City.

Fun at the the 2013 AOF gala

On the Tab :: Feb. 27 - Mar. 6

Feb 27
Going out and having fun; taking risks, be they at shows where things are on fire, or exhibits with live fanged animals; yes, they will take place this week.