ODC/Dance’s Summer Sampler showcase includes works by KT Nelson, Kimi Okada and Brenda Way. (Courtesy photo)

July 28-29: ODC Summer Sampler, Music of Twin Peaks & Beyond, Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, Last Days of Judas Iscariot, Cynthia Lin, Waxahatchee, Patricia Tanumihardja, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill


FRIDAY, JULY 28

ODC Summer Sampler: The dance program includes a premiere by KT Nelson in collaboration with Korean choreographer Na-hoon Park, a new work by ODC associate choreographer Kimi Okada and a remounting of ODC/Dance founder Brenda Way’s “Format II” from the 1970s. [8 p.m., ODC Theater, 3153 17th St., S.F.]

San Francisco Symphony: Juraj Valcuha leads the orchestra in a program of Russian works: Mussorgsky’s “Pictures At An Exhibition,” Glazunov’s Concert Waltz No. 1 and Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto in D major, with soloist Benjamin Beilman. [7:30 p.m., Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness Ave., S.F.]

The Music of Twin Peaks & Beyond: The Red Room Orchestra, which includes Marc Capelle, Tom Ayres (Persephone’s Bees), Karina Denike (NO FX, Dancehall Crashers), Allyson Baker (Dirty Ghosts), Mark Eitzel and others, appears in a musical tribute to the cult TV show. [9 p.m., Chapel, 777 Valencia St., S.F.]

Firkin’ Friday: Anchor Brewing’s “Christmas in July” gathering serves up Anchor’s Christmas Ale. [5 to 7 p.m., Anchor Beer Garden, 100 Terry A Francois Blvd, S.F.]

Hamlet, Prince of Denmark: Ninjaz of Drama’s presentation of Shakespeare’s quintessential masterwork of poetry and philosophy is edited as a chamber drama and staged in the round. [8 p.m., Phoenix Theatre, 414 Mason St., S.F.]

Last Days of Judas Iscariot: In playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis’ “time-bending, darkly comic world between heaven and hell,” Jesus’ betrayer Judas stands trial in purgatory as his lawyers bargain for his admission to heaven. [8 p.m., Shelton Theater, 533 Sutter St., S.F.]

Cynthia Lin: The San Francisco songstress celebrates the release of her album “Ukulele Days” with a concert and sing-along. [7 p.m., PianoFight, 144 Taylor St., S.F.]

Waxahatchee: The act is the project of lo-fi, Alabama-born singer-songwriter Katie Crutchfield; Cayetana and Snail Mail open. [9 p.m., Fillmore, 1805 Geary Blvd., S.F.]

Patricia Tanumihardja: The food writer, a U.S. resident born in Indonesia and raised in Singapore, is promoting her new cookbook, “Farm to Table Asian Secrets: Vegan & Vegetarian Full-Flavored Recipes for Every Season.” [11:30 a.m., Book Passage, 1 Ferry Building, S.F.]

SATURDAY, JULY 29

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill: The multi-Grammy winning couple, who began appearing together in 1996 on McGraw’s Spontaneous Combustion tour, bring their Soul2SoulThe World Tour 2017 to the South Bay. [7:30 p.m., SAP Center, 525 W. Santa Clara St., S.F.]

John Mayer: The singer-songwriter’s “The Search for Everything” tour is including new songs “Helpless” and “Still Feel Like Your Man” from his 2017 album of the same name; The Night Game opens. [7 p.m., Shoreline Amphitheatre, 1 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View]

James Taylor
: The tender-hearted, best-selling singer songwriter who came to fame in the 1970s is joined by the great Bonnie Raitt on his ballpark concert tour. [7 p.m., AT&T Park, 24 Willie Mays Plaza, S.F.]

Comedy Couch SF: Kip Fuller and Rose Hienz host the weekly evening of underground comedy, preceded by a free 5:30 p.m. open mic session. [7 p.m., Mango Dome Community Center, 30 Laskie St., S.F.]

Sites Unseen Public Art Launch: Artist Leah Rosenberg opens “Local Color,” a new seating and lighting installation, in an event with a participatory Crochet Jam with Ramekon O’Arwisters and a Summer of Love-themed magazine-making workshop with Fallen Fruit. [3 to 6 p.m., Natoma Street, between New Montgomery and Third streets, S.F.]

Festival of Curves: The event, featuring a runway show, music and local designers selling their wares, showcases clothing and accessories for the full-figured woman. [1 to 6 p.m., Bay Street, 5616 Bay St., Emeryville]

Rick Estrin: The harmonica great and vocalist appears with his band The Nightcats: guitarist Chris “Kid” Andersen, singing drummer (who plays standing up) J. Hansen and Lorenzo Farrell on bass, organ and piano. [7 and 9:30 p.m., Biscuits & Blues, 401 Mason St., S.F.]

Pacifica Historical Society Tour: The hour-long excursion offers a look at historic buildings of the central Sharp Park area, the historic “castle,” the Little Brown Church and the promenade, concluding with a sunset view from the pier. [7 p.m., meet at Montecito Avenue and Beach Boulevard, Pacifica]

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