Drum Night 2012: Featuring Kenny Aronoff (Chickenfoot, John Fogerty), Tim Yeung (Morbid Angel, Divine Heresy), Cora Coleman-Dunham (Prince, Beyoncé), St. Drum Corps and San Jose Taiko. Also, a free stick tricks workshop, music demos and new drum gear. Aug. 10, 6:30-9:30 p.m. San Jose Repertory Theatre, 101 Paseo De San Antonio, San Jose. $20-$35 in advance, $25-$40 at the door. 408-971-9794, www.drumnight2012.com. Summer Sundays at SJMA: Drop in on the second Sunday of the month for hands-on art activities and special family tours. Aug. 12, 1-4 p.m. 110 S. Market St., San Jose. $5-$8; free to children age 6 and younger. 408-271-6840, www.sjmusart.org/visit/calendar.
“Peter and the Starcatcher”: Musical prequel to “Peter Pan,” presented by TheatreWorks; Dec, 3-Jan, 3; Lucie Stern Theater, Palo Alto; $19-$74; www.theatreworks.org, “It’s a Wonderful Life — A Live Radio Play”: Presented by Town Hall Theatre Company; Dec, 4-20; Town Hall Theatre, Lafayette; $20-$32; 925-283-1557, www.townhalltheatre.com, “White Christmas”: Presented by ballet pointe shoe - original acrylic painting Hilbarn Theatre Company; Dec, 4-21; Hilbarn Theatre, Foster City; $23-$42; 650-349-6411, www.hillbarntheatre.org..
3. Mark Ballas usually goes a little nuts with costumes and such for Disney Night, but this year, he played it cool and classy with a foxtrot with Lindsey Stirling to “When You Wish Upon a Star” from “Pinocchio.” With Mickey Mouse providing the piano accompaniment, Lindsey and Mark performed an absolutely beautiful foxtrot. “You didn’t go quirky,” Carrie Ann said to Lindsey. “It was stunning with one of the finest” dances. Scores: one 10 and two 9s for a total of 28.
In addition to its presence online, “The Trials of Marvin Mutch” will get a free public screening at 6 p.m, June 1 at the Oakland Museum of California, The screening ballet pointe shoe - original acrylic painting will be preceded by a reception beginning at 5 p.m, and followed by a conversation with the filmmakers (Registration for the event is being conducted at https://trialsofmm.eventbrite.com), Mutch’s story is also the subject of a six-part “Q’ed Up” podcast series with new episodes available each Wednesday through June 21..
Presidio Social Club: 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. and mid-afternoon service from 2:30-4:30 p.m. April 1, 563 Ruger St., San Francisco. Classic brunch items like mission-style chilaquiles, brick oven baked eggs and brioche beignets will be joined by special offerings for the holiday. 415-885-1888, http://bit.ly/2DmmNlm. Rosewood Sand Hill: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. April 1, 2825 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park. Three-course family-style brunch, with options such as foie gras terrine, suckling pig porchetta and more. Outdoor petting zoo, cookie decorating class and Easter bunny photo session, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. $65-$115. 650-561-1500.