Amazing Acro-Cats -- rescued housecats with musical talent and more -- are in the middle of a feat-filled run at Fort Mason. (Courtesy photo)

Amazing Acro-Cats -- rescued housecats with musical talent and more -- are in the middle of a feat-filled run at Fort Mason. (Courtesy photo)

June 10-11: Amazing Acro-Cats, Music on the Square, Tony Powell, Anjelah Johnson, Chain Reaction 12, North Beach Festival


FRIDAY, JUNE 10

Amazing Acro-Cats: The show includes rescued house cats tightrope walking, skateboarding (and more!) and a finale offering The Rock Cats, billed as “the only cat band in the world.” [7 p.m., Southside Theatre, Fort Mason, Building D, Marina Boulevard and Buchanan Street, S.F.]

Music on the Square: The free summer concert series features Santana tribute band Caravanserai this week. [6 p.m., Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City]

Tony Powell: The author reads from his book “The Faery Door,” which describes the wild reaction he got after he put a little wooden door in the hollow archway at the base of an elm tree in Golden Gate Park. [7 p.m., Green Apple Books, 506 Clement St., S.F.]

Maggie’s Riff: FaultLine Theater stages playwright Jon Lipsky’s jazz-and-theater production described as “a time-bending examination into Jack Kerouac’s memories.” [7:30 p.m., PianoFight, 144 Taylor St., S.F.]

Anjelah Johnson: The comedian, best known for her hilarious nail salon bit, headlines on a bill with Mal Hall. [7:30 and 10:30 p.m., Cobb’s Comedy Club, 915 Columbus Ave., S.F.]

Honeyglue: The edge indie film, “a modern love story without labels,” is about young woman who, after learning she only has three months to live, flips her conservative protected life upside down. [1:30, 4:10, 7 and 10 p.m., Sundance Kabuki, 1881 Post St., S.F.]

Chain Reaction 12: The S.F. Arts Commission exhibition of varied works by 21 San Francisco-based artists, which highlights supportive networks that nurture the local art community, opens with a reception. [6 to 8 p.m., SFAC Main Gallery, 401 Van Ness Ave., S.F.]

The Sing-a-Long Show Forever Known as Prince: S.F. DocFest presents the 90-minute event, dedicated to the late great artist. [9 p.m., Roxie, 3117 16th St., S.F.]

SATURDAY, JUNE 11

2016 North Beach Festival: More than 125 arts and crafts booths, gourmet food booths, live entertainment, Italian street painting, beverage gardens, kids’ chalk art area and the blessing of the animals comprise the free festivities. [10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Columbus and Grant avenues, S.F.]

Javier Colon: The first winner of “The Voice” is promoting his pop-soul-rock CD “Gravity.” [8 p.m., Brick and Mortar Music Hall, 1710 Mission St., S.F.]

Pantyraid: The DJ/production pairs The Glitch Mob’s Josh Mayer and South African producer Marty Party. [9:30 p.m., Public Works, 161 Erie St., S.F.]

Got No Strings: In the presentation on the history of dance in animation, industry veteran Frank Gladstone discusses famous sequences — from pioneers and independents to major studio projects. [1 p.m., Walt Disney Family Museum, 104 Montgomery St., Presidio, S.F.]

Lesbian/Gay Chorus of S.F.: The group’s 38th annual Pride concert includes special guests: Oakland-East Bay Gay Men’s Chorus, Golden Gate Men’s Chorus and small ensembles from the San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus. [7 p.m., First Unitarian Universalist Church, 1187 Franklin St., S.F.]

Elisha & Elijah: The folk rock act launches what Three Ravens gallery is billing as “the first ever virtual reality music event.” [9 p.m., 440 Haight St., S.F.]

The Shams: Established in 2011, the San Francisco band offers “a hard-hitting perspective on the evolution of Irish music.” [9 p.m., Great American Music Hall, 859 O’Farrell St., S.F.]


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