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Nov. 28-29: GLIDE Holiday Jam, Another Hole in the Head Film Festival, Dames at Sea, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Asian Art Museum Holiday Artisan Market, Miramar, Jim Brickman, Ben Pirani, Richard Lloyd, Sue Foley

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India.Arie performs at “Love Prevails,” GLIDE’s annual Holiday Jam, a fundraiser for its myriad social programs (Courtesy photo)

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 28

GLIDE’s Annual Holiday Jam: “Love Prevails” features vocalists India.Arie and Lisa Fischer heading up the longtime Tenderloin community nonprofit’s fundraiser, with emcee Renel Brooks-Moon and a 5:30 p.m. pre-concert party. [7 p.m., Masonic, 1111 California St., S.F.]

Walt Disney’s Fantasia: The 15th annual Another Hole in the Head Film Festival, a 14-day event, opens with a screening of the animation classic with a new live soundtrack performed by The Firmament, which the group calls its “most ambitious film re-score to date.” [9 p.m., New People Cinema, 1746 Post St., S.F.]

Dames at Sea: 42nd Street Moon begins previews of the parody of 1930s-style movie musicals in which a chorus girl, fresh off the bus from the Midwest, becomes a star on Broadway. [7 p.m., Gateway Theatre, 215 Jackson St., S.F.]


Trans-Siberian Orchestra: The symphonic metal group is on its 20th anniversary tour, which includes favorite songs and “The Ghosts of Christmas Eve,” founder-composer Paul O’Neill’s story of a runaway who finds her way into a mysterious abandoned theater. [7:30 p.m., Oracle Arena, 7000 Coliseum Way, Oakland]

Tuck Everlasting
: TheatreWorks’ local premiere of the Broadway musical based on a children’s book about a little girl who meets a magical family opens in previews. [8 p.m., Lucie Stern Theatre, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto]

Asian Art Museum Holiday Artisan Market: The second annual event features one-of-a-kind handmade goods by more than 30 local makers. [10 a.m. to 8 p.m., 200 Larkin St., S.F.]

San Francisco Art Institute BFA Exhibition: The show of work by 15 fall semester graduates earning fine arts degrees closes with a reception. [5 to 8 p.m., Gallery 308, Fort Mason, 2 Marina Blvd., S.F.]

Christmas at Kohl Boutique
: The Mercy High School Alumnae Association presents the event with dozens of vendors. [5 to 9 p.m., Kohl Mansion, 2750 Adeline Drive, Burlingame]

Miramar: Puerto Rican singer Rei Alvarez and Chilean-American pianist-arranger Marlysse Simmons Argandoña — leaders of cult salsa band Bio Ritmo — are in town with their new bolero project. [8 p.m., Freight and Salvage, 2020 Addison St., Berkeley]

Canadian blueswoman Sue Foley plays Biscuits and Blues on Nov. 29. (Courtesy photo)

THURSDAY, NOV. 29

Sue Foley: The Canadian blues-roots guitarist and singer’s new album is “The Ice Queen.” [7:30 and 9:30 p.m., Biscuits and Blues, 401 Mason St., S.F.]

Jim Brickman: On his 22nd holiday tour, the songwriter and pianist opens a two-night engagement of “A Joyful Christmas,” a concert of carols, classics and original songs with guest vocalist Anne Cochran. [7:30 p.m., Cowell Theater, Fort Mason, 2 Marina Blvd., S.F.]

Ben Pirani: Appearing with has band, The Means of Production, the singer-songwriter plays from his debut LP “How Do I Talk to My Brother?,” which has been called “a sincere throwback to the golden age of soul.” [10 p.m., Elbo Room, 647 Valencia St., S.F.]

Richard Lloyd: The founding member of the rock band Television presents his new album “The Countdown” with an in-store reading, acoustic set and album- and book-signing. [6 p.m., Amoeba Music, 1855 Haight St., S.F.]

Rent the Runway: The online service that rents designer clothes and accessories hosts the first of two days of pop ups in partnership with WeWork. [9 a.m. to 6 p.m., WeWork, 25 Taylor St., S.F.; WeWork, 2 Embarcadero Center, eighth floor, S.F.]

Meow Wolf-Origin Story: The documentary chronicles a group of rebellious artists in Santa Fe creating large-scale exhibitions who become a successful DIY collective named Meow Wolf. [7:30 p.m., AMC Van Ness, 1000 Van Ness Ave., S.F.]

Post Ballet Sneak Peek: Choreographers Vanessa Thiessen and Robert Dekkers, composer Samuel Adams and dance artists Cora Cliburn and Landes Dixon offer a preview of their co-production with The Living Earth Show. [7:30 p.m., CounterPulse, 80 Turk St., S.F.]

Collage and FUSE: A show of artwork by Bayview artists Lani Asher and Jes Muse, who use recycled materials (paper, metal, vinyl glass and more) opens with a reception. [5 to 7 p.m., Reclaimed Room, Building Resources, 701 Amador St., S.F.]

Decoda: Noe Valley Chamber Music presents members of the New York-based chamber collective in an informal, cabaret style program of music by Prokofiev, Schubert, Evan Premo and more. [7 p.m., Red Poppy Art House, 2698 Folsom St., S.F.]

Mirai: Gkids & Fathom Events screen the Japanese animated film by director Mamoru Hosoda, a “daringly original story of love passed down through generations,” in a presentation including an interview with Hosoda. [7 p.m. (dubbed) and 8 p.m. (subtitled), AMC Metreon, 101 Fourth St., S.F.]

Great Expectations: Town Hall Theatre begins previews of Gale Childs Daly’s “high energy” adaptation of Dickens’ classic in which eight actors portray dozens of characters as audiences follow the young hero’s coming of age. [7 p.m., 3535 School St., Lafayette]

Imprisoning a Generation: Middle East Children’s Alliance screens the documentary, which follows the four young Palestinians who have been detained and imprisoned under the Israeli military system. [7 p.m., Berkeley City College, 2050 Center St., Berkeley]

Castle: The Bay Area dark metal duo releases “Deal Thy Fate.” [9 p.m., Elbo Room, 311 Broadway, Oakland]

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