“Disney on Ice Presents Dare to Dream,” a show featuring classic Disney heroines, opens its 10-day Bay Area run in San Jose. (Courtesy Feld Media)

Feb. 20-21: Disney on Ice Presents Dare to Dream, Njomza, Daniel Romano, Ilker Arcayurek, Mike Krol, Panda Bear, Steve Grand, Gloria Steinem, OMB, Bobby Rush

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 20

Disney on Ice Presents Dare to Dream: Opening a five-day South Bay run before moving to the East Bay for five days, the ice extravaganza features characters from Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast,” “Frozen,” “Tangled” and “Cinderella.” [7 p.m., SAP Center, 525 W. Santa Clara St., San Jose]

Njomza: The Kosovan-American Chicagoan, who has co-written songs for Ariana Grande, is promoting her sophomore EP “Vacation.” [8:30 p.m., Café Du Nord, 2174 Market St., S.F.]

Daniel Romano: The “shape-shifting” Canadian singer-songwriter playing a range from punk to pop to country and psych rock is touring to promote his eighth album “Finally Free.” [8 p.m., Chapel, 777 Valencia St., S.F.]

Ilker Arcayurek: The young Turkish tenor performs Schubert’s “Winterreise” in his San Francisco recital debut. [7:30 p.m., Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave., S.F.]

The Page Poets Series: San Francisco civic leader and publisher Matt launches three poetry books with featured writers Tamsin Spencer Smith, Micah Ballard and Patrick James Dunagan. [7 p.m., Green Arcade, 1680 Market St., S.F]

Kenny James Speaker Series: In the free session on leadership and entrepreneurship, moderator James speaks with executives and strategists Antonio Brown, Terri Lomax and Nelson Zhao about what they’ve learned on their way to success; registration required at www.eventbrite.com. [5:30 p.m., Koret Auditorium, Main Library, 100 Larkin St., S.F.]

Serenity-Extraordinary: The annual group art show curated by Matt McKinley of works intended to inspire “relaxation, well-being and calm” opens with a reception. [5:30 p.m., UCSF Women’s Health Center, third through seventh floors, 2356 Sutter St., S.F.]

Tongues Untied: Director Marlon Riggs’ essay film, capturing the “revolutionary act” of black men loving black men, mixes poetry, music, performance and Riggs’ autobiographical revelations. [7 p.m., Roxie, 3117 16th St., S.F.]

Mike Krol: Paste called the Southern California musician’s new album “Power Chords” the “epitome of garage rock perfection.” [9 p.m., Bottom of the Hill, 1233 17th St., S.F.]

Panda Bear: “Buoys” is the most recent recording by the electronic-experimental act of Noah Lennox, founding member of Animal Collective. [8:30 p.m., Regency, 1300 Van Ness Ave., S.F.]

Burlesque Extravaganza: The second annual event, a four-day affair with nearly 40 performers, opens with “Classy Classics,” a night of glitz and glam hosted by Magnoliah Black. [8 p.m., Exit Theatre, 156 Eddy St., S.F.]

Beyond Borders Storytelling-Obsessed Story Jam: Mike Sela, Scott Sanders, Jeff Hanson, Maureen Bogues, Abdul Kenyatta and Paula Junn share true tales of losing control in the show, co-presented by Hostelling International USA. [8 p.m., PianoFight, 144 Taylor St., S.F.]

Steve Grand: The indie singer-songwriter — a hit with the LGBTQ market known for the albums “not the end of me” and “All-American Boy” — opens a two-night stand of his solo show, “Up Close and Personal.” [7 p.m., Feinstein’s at the Nikko, 222 Mason St., feiS.F.]

Joyce DiDonato: The mezzo soprano’s eclectic recital mixes Italian Baroque arias with jazz ballads and favorites from the Great American Songbook. [8 p.m., Zellerbach Hall, near Bancroft Way and Dana Street, UC Berkeley campus]

THURSDAY, FEB. 21

Gloria Steinem: The writer and feminist speaks about an updated third edition of her book “More Outrageous Acts and Everyday Rebellions.” [7 p.m., Castro Theatre, 429 Castro St., S.F.]

OMB: Brava’s Black Art Salon Series presents the funky, psychedelic, bluesy and melodic band headed by David Lofton, whose musical projects include John & Bone and Beautiful Cuba. [7 p.m., Brava Cabaret, 2773 24th St., S.F.]

Bobby Rush
: The 85-year-old Grammy winning R&B, soul, funk, soul and blues artist’s album “Porcupine Meat” won the Best Traditional Blues Album Grammy in 2017. [8 p.m., Sweetwater Music Hall, 19 Corte Madera Ave., Mill Valley]

Brendan Fernandes: The choreographer and artist presents “Inaction” with the New Ballet Studio Company, a site-specific performance addressing “the growing tension surrounding borders and bodies in the world at large.” [6 p.m., San José Museum of Art, 100 S. Market St., San Jose]

Safe Organized Spaces: Saint Francis Homelessness Challenge sponsors the information session for those interested in learning how San Francisco’s new building codes can help end The City’s homelessness crisis. [6 p.m., Manny’s, 3092 16th St., S.F.]

Garrick Ohlsson: San Francisco Performances presents the San Francisco pianist in the first of two all-Brahms concerts.
[7:30 p.m., Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave., S.F.]

Galatea-A New Rock Musical: An adaptation of Ovid’s myth about an obsessed sculptor whose statue comes to life created by Katie Tandy, Lauren Rosenfield and Geoff Cotter opens a four-performance run. [8 p.m., CounterPulse, 80 Turk St., S.F.]

Kyle Bruckmann: The versatile oboe player heads up a free master class, open to the public, presented by San Francisco Contemporary Music Players. [7:30 p.m., Conservatory of Music, 50 Oak St., S.F.]

Smuin Dance Series 01: Opening a four-day run, the contemporary ballet troupe’s 25th season offers dances by Trey McIntyre, Nicole Haskins, Ben Needham-Wood, Rex Wheeler and Michael Smuin. [7:30 p.m., Center for Performing Arts, 500 Castro St., Mountain View]

The Grotesque Burlesque
: Dragon Theatre’s Circus Arts series hosts the drag-burlesque-circus-and-more show, direct from San Diego, with Anna Yanushkevich, a fringe-festival award-winning producer and aerialist. [8 p.m., 2120 Broadway, Redwood City]Bobby RushDaniel RomanoDisney on Ice Presents Dare to DreamGloria SteinemIlker ArcayurekMike KrolNjomzaOMBPanda BearSteve Grand

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