Feb. 2-3: Jay Mohr, Enforcer, Laura Lynne Jackson, T.J. Woodward, Marlon Williams, Megan Prelinger

TUESDAY, FEB. 2

Mohr Stories: Actor-comedian Jay Mohr brings his standup show to The City. [8 p.m., Cobb’s Comedy Club, 915 Columbus Ave., S.F.]

Enforcer: The Swedish metal band headlines an all-metal show also featuring Warbringer, Cauldron and Exmortus. [8 p.m., Thee Parkside, 1600 17th St., S.F.]

Laura Lynne Jackson: The author, teacher, speaker and psychic medium shares her story in “The Light Between Us: Stories from Heaven. Lessons for the Living.” [7 p.m., Books Inc. Opera Plaza, 601 Van Ness Ave., S.F.]

T.J. Woodward The inspirational speaker, coach, addiction counselor and spirituality author discusses his guide, “Conscious Being: Awakening to Your True Nature.” [7 p.m., Books Inc. Castro, 2275 Market St., S.F.]

Marlon Williams: The New Zealand-born singer appears with his band The Yarra Benders on his first North American headlining tour. [7:30 p.m., Brick & Mortar, 1710 Mission St., S.F. ]

Megan Prelinger: The author and artist shows slides and answers questions about “Inside the Machine: Art and Invention in the Electronic Age,” her book that’s a visual history of the electronic age. [6 p.m., Learning Studio, Main Library, 100 Larkin St., S.F.]

Show Boat: The 2014 production of Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II’s musical with Heidi Stober, Patricia Racette and Michael Todd Simpson screens in a new installment of the San Francisco Opera Grand Opera Cinema Series. [7 p.m., Sundance Kabuki Cinemas, 1881 Post St., S.F.]

Emily Zisman: The up-and-coming local folk-Americana singer-songwriter promotes her latest self-released album “Weeds & Wildflowers” with a free show. [8 p.m., Chapel, 777 Valencia St., S.F.]

Sunil Yapa: The Sri Lankan American author of ”Your Heart is a Muscle the Size of a Fist,” which is set amid the World Trade Organization activist community of Seattle, speaks. [7 p.m., Alamo Drafthouse, 2550 Mission St., S.F.]

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 3

Matt Nathanson: The fun San Francisco acoustic pop folk rocker headlines a free concert at Super Bowl City. [6 p.m., City Stage, Sue Bierman Park, Washington and Drumm streets, S.F.]

Conservatory Orchestra audition: Voice and guitar students compete the honor to appear as a concerto soloist in concert with the orchestra, and the public is invited to attend performance auditions. [8 p.m., Conservatory of Music, 50 Oak St., S.F.]

Super Fan Chase: The ultimate sports scavenger hunt contest highlighting 50 unique destinations across the Bay Area is held for Super Bowl week; visit www.superfanchase.com to regsiter. [Begins at 8 a.m., Kabam Field, California Memorial Stadium, 210 Stadium Rim Way, Berkeley]

San Francisco Symphony: Partnering with NFL Films, the orchestra celebrates Super Bowl 50 with a movie and music “A Concert of Champions” with conductor Joshua Gersen and host Marcus Allen, NFL Hall of Fame running back. [8 p.m., Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness Ave., S.F.]

Turandot: New York’s Metropolitan Opera’s “Met Live in HD” series hosts an encore of its production Puccini’s opera starring soprano Nina Stemme and tenor Marco Berti. [6:30 p.m. Century San Francisco 9, 835 Market St., and Van Ness 14, 1000 Van Ness Ave., S.F.]

Bullet for My Valentine: The Welsh heavy metal band’s “British Invasion Tour” also features English metalcore outfits Asking Alexandria and While She Sleeps. [7:30 p.m., Warfield Theatre, 982 Market St., S.F.]

Tomorrow’s Tulips: The Southern California alt rockers are releasing their new Burger Records’ album “Experimental Jelly.” [9 p.m., Chapel, 777 Valencia St., S.F.]

Dan Jurafsky: The Stanford professor speaks about his book “The Language of Food: A Linguist Reads the Menu.” [Noon, Kepler’s, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park]

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