July 12-14: Joe Goode Performance Group, Modern Cinema, Oedipus at Palm Springs, Movies on the Square, Van Goat, The Artisanals, Homegrown Heroes-Oakland A’s at 50, Mortified’s Super Sexy Summer Show, SF Ethnic Dance Festival, Adam Smyer, Audiotistic Bay Area


Joe Goode Performance Group: The acclaimed dance-theater troupe’s premiere “Still Standing,” a site-specific performance through the historic Haas-Lilienthal House, built in 1886, explores how people “find resilience, persist and reinvent.” [8 p.m., 2007 Franklin St., S.F.]

Modern Cinema
: SFMOMA and SFFILM begin the sixth season of the art and film series, titled “Black Powers: Reframing Hollywood,” with “Body and Soul,” a 1925 masterpiece of the silent screen era by Oscar Micheaux, with an introduction by Paul D. Miller (DJ Spooky). [6 p.m., Phyllis Wattis Theater, SFMOMA, 151 Third St., S.F.]

Oedipus at Palm Springs
: Theatro Rhino opens a two-week run of the comedy by the 5 Lesbian Brothers, a reworking of the Oedipus myth focusing on the lives of two lesbian couples living at an all-female desert resort. [8 p.m., Gateway Theatre, 215 Jackson St., S.F.]

50th Anniversary of SFSU Strike: LaborFest 2018 sponsors the event, which commemorates the longest student strike in the history of U.S. and calls on participants to continue to fight for changes to improve education for all. [7 p.m., ILWU Hall, 801 Second St., S.F.]

Movies on the Square: The free Thursday night summer series continues with a sing-along outdoor screening of Disney live action “Beauty and the Beast” starring Emma Watson. [8:45 p.m., Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City]

NightGarden Piano
: Pianists (including Elektra Schmidt, Sandra Simich, Rob Reich, Jimmy Kraft and Sarah Cahill) play evening programs on several of instruments placed throughout the San Francisco Botanical Garden in special sessions of the annual outdoor Flower Piano event. [8 p.m., 1199 Ninth Ave., S.F.]

Ranger Talk at the Public Knowledge Library: The San Francisco Public Library’s new branch inside the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art hosts an afternoon session with stories from park rangers and family-friendly activities celebrating art, parks and libraries. [2 p.m., SFMOMA Public Knowledge Branch, 151 Third St., S.F.]

350 Days: The movie starring former world champions Bret Hart and Billy Graham provides a behind-the-scenes look at the world of professional wresting. [7:30 p.m., Century 9 SF Centre, 845 Market St., S.F.]

Music at Tateuchi Faculty Concert: Violinist Florin Parvulescu of the San Francisco Symphony, violinist Aaron Janse of Minnesota Orchestra, cellist Brinton Averil Smith of Houston Symphony and pianists Samantha Cho and Ayke Agus appear in the free program. [2 p.m., Tateuchi Hall, Community School of Music and Arts, 230 San Antonio Circle, Mountain View]

Sake of Summer: The music and film series hosts Angelo De Augustine + Many Rooms, a free concert co-presented with Noise Pop. [7 p.m., McEvoy Foundation for the Arts, 1150 25th St., Building B, S.F.]

Van Goat: The Oakland swing punk band releases the single “Follow Me Under,” opening for Berkeley-based Americana singer-songwriter M. Lockwood Porter. [7 p.m., Rickshaw Stop, 155 Fell St., S.F.]

The Artisanals: The recently formed band from Charleston, S.C. is a “five-piece heartland rock meets alt-Americana group” inspired by Tom Petty and Bruce Springsteen [8 p.m., Hotel Utah, 500 Fourth St., S.F.]


Homegrown Heroes: Oakland A’s at 50: Running through Oct. 21, the installation honors iconic homegrown players Dennis Eckersley, Rickey Henderson and Dave Stewart and features rare photographs and sports memorabilia. [11 a.m. to 10 p.m., Oakland Museum, 1000 Oak St., Oakland]

Mortified’s Super Sexy Summer Show: The installment of the 13-year-old storytelling series (in which folks share embarrassing and funny writing in front of total strangers) is devoted to “sex-themed teenage diaries, awkward horny poems and poorly written attempts at erotic fiction.” [7:30 p.m., DNA Lounge, 375 11th St., S.F.]

Miss Piggott’s (Not-So) Nice Cream Pop-up Parlor: San Francisco Dungeon, the Fisherman’s Wharf attraction celebrating The City’s dark history, observes National Ice Cream Month with a one-day offer of free scoops with creepy, crawly toppings, while supplies last, for those who dare to try them. [11 a.m. to 5 p.m., 1 Jefferson St., S.F.]

Material Evidence/Contemporary Sculpture Group Show: Pieces by 10 artists working in glass, wood, steel, bronze and ceramics make up the show, which opens with a talk and reception, and runs through July 29. [6 p.m., Studio Shop Gallery, 244 Primrose Road, Burlingame}

Hella Asian: A Night of Diversity in Storytelling: The pop-up fundraiser presented by the Asian American Journalists Association features hula dancing, drinks and snacks, and tales told by Asian American and Pacific Islanders Melissa Hung, RJ Lozada, Michelle Le, Sinduja Rangarajan, Robert Handa and Leo Jung. [7 to 10 p.m., Impact Hub, 2323 Broadway, Oakland]

Cryptic Intersection
: A gallery show of Marc D’Estout’s “minimalist yet rich with surrealist narrative” metal sculptures and Silvia Poloto’s mixed media pieces opens with a reception. [7 to 9 p.m., Sanchez Art Center, 1220 Linda Mar Blvd., Pacifica]

Jewelry on the Square: The outdoor summer craft fair (and “bling fling”) offers wares by local and Southern California jewelry makers; accompanying festivities include reggae music by Native Elements. [5 to 8:30 p.m., Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City]

Mission Temple Fireworks Revival: Southern raconteur Paul Thorn and his band appear with the legendary gospel group the Blind Boys of Alabama. [9 p.m., UC Theatre, 2036 University Ave., Berkeley]


San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival: Celebrating its 40th anniversary, the longest-running, most comprehensive world dance and music event of its kind in the U.S. returns to the War Memorial Opera House in the first of two weekends of performances, with Spanish flamenco, Afro-Cuban, folk dance from Bolivia, Mexico, Tahiti and the Philippines, Eskimo music and dance, and Chinese dragon and contemporary dance. [8 p.m., 301 Van Ness Ave., S.F.]

Adam Smyer: The Oakland author presents his debut novel “Knucklehead,” an “exploration of black male rage” set in the 1990s, at the Writers With Drinks reading series. [7:30 p.m., Make Out Room, 225 22nd St., S.F.

Audiotistic Bay Area: Virtual Self, Kaskade, Lil Wayne, Rezz, Louis The Child, Jai Wolf, Kayzo, Rich The Kid + Famous Dex, Joyryde, 4B, LOUDPVCK, Drezo, Quix, Born Dirty, Whipped Cream and Cray are in the lineup of the first of a two-day hip-hop, dubstep and dance music fest. [3 p.m., Shoreline Amphitheater, 1 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View]

Los Altos Art & Wine Festival: The free two-day event offers work by artists and craftspeople from more than a dozen states, vintages from local wineries, ethnic and American food, sweets and live music, including a 6 p.m. performance by Long Train Runnin’. [10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Main and State streets, Los Altos]

7 Mile House Adobo Cookoff: The second annual event serves up Filipino-style adobo (a marinated pork dish) in a contest to raise money for local non-profits; the $25 ticket includes beer, rice, tastings of each adobo entry and one vote for your favorite. [11 a.m. to 1 p.m., 2800 Bayshore Blvd., Brisbane]

Kidz Bop Live 2018: The “ultimate family concert experience sung by kids for kids” features live performances of hot pop tunes, special effects, fan interaction and a parent lip-sync battle to 1990s hits. [6 p.m., Concord Pavilion, 2000 Kirker Pass Road, Concord]

S.F. History Association Awards Dinner
: Honorees at the group’s 20th event are secretary Sandy Cavallaro, longtime S.F. business Anchor Brewing Company, “Walking San Francisco’s 49 Mile Scenic Drive” authors Kristine Poggioli and Carolyn Eidson, and The Tenderloin Museum. [6:30 p.m., United Irish Cultural Center, 2700 45th Ave., S.F.]

The Teskey Brothers
: The band from Melbourne, Australia, honors “old school Motown sound and works it into something its own” on its debut album “Half Mile Harvest.” [8 p.m., Great American Music Hall, 859 O’Farrell St., S.F.]

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