Dec. 27-28: Berner, Jordan Samuels Quartet, Cinderella Panto, Richard Lewis

Rapper Berner headlines a hometown show at the Warfield. (Courtesy photo)

SUNDAY, DEC. 27

Berner: The San Francisco rapper who began his career in coffee shop battles headlines his “Cookies Christmas Party” show with DJ Daddy Kat and Taylor Gang. [8 p.m., Warfield, 982 Market St., S.F.]

Jordan Samuels Quartet: The San Francisco jazz guitarist’s band inclues Adam Shulman, Joshua Thurston-Milgrom, Hamir Atwal and special guest Bennett Friedman. [6:30 p.m., Doc’s Lab, 124 Columbus Ave., S.F.]

Cinderella-A Family Musical Holiday Panto: The family-friendly fairy tale has a taste of vaudeville, music, dance, comedy, cross-dressing, over-the-top costumes, audience interaction and and playful mice. [2 p.m., Marines’ Memorial Theatre, 609 Sutter St., S.F.]

Kendra McKinley: Playing a free bar show, the San Francisco singer-songwriter has an appealing sound that combines the sophistication of Tin Pan Alley, the harmonic sense of 1960s chamber pop and the ferocity of Beyonce. [8 p.m., Chapel, 777 Valencia St., S.F.]

Richard Lewis: The veteran standup comic, who played himself on TV’s “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” headlines a show also featuring Mike Jacobs and Ben Feldman. [7 p.m., Cobb’s Comedy Club, 915 Columbus Ave., S.F.]

The White Panda: The electronic “mash-up kings” are promoting their new album, “The Pawprint.” [9 p.m., Regency Ballroom, 1300 Van Ness Ave., S.F.]

Pony Boy: The act created by Marchelle Bradanini (whose debut album “Blue Gold” inhabits “a dream state between art rock and alt-country”) appears on a bill with Second Chair, The Riot Professor and Prose in Rosette. [9 p.m., Hotel Utah, 500 Fourth St., S.F.]

Stu Allen & Marts Hotel: Led by the venerable Allen (JGB, Front Street, Workingman’s Ed, Ghosts of Electricity) on guitar, a revolving cast of musicians draw from the Grateful Dead’s vast catalog to please Deadheads of all generations. [10 p.m., Slim’s, 333 11th St., S.F.]

MONDAY, DEC. 28

The Matches: The Oakland pop punk band, which commemorated the 10-year anniversary of its debut album “E Von Dahl Killed the Locals” in 2014, continues its reunion tour. [8 p.m., Fillmore, 1805 Geary Blvd., S.F.]

Dean Delray: The Bay Area-bred comic known for his no-holds-barred and hard-livin’ perspective headlines a bill with Kevin Christie and Matt Fulchiron.
[8 p.m., Punch Line Comedy Club, 444 Battery St., S.F.]

Dead & Company: Grateful Dead members Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann and Bob Weir have joined forces with singer-guitarist John Mayer. [7 p.m.. Bill Graham Civic, 99 Grove St., S.F.]

The Spinners: The legendary soul vocalists — known for hits from “Mighty Love” to “Games People Play” — conclude a three-night local engagement. [8 and 10 p.m., Yoshi’s, 510 Embarcadero West, Oakland]

Potted Potter: The parody takes on the ultimate challenge of condensing all seven Harry Potter books (and a real life game of Quidditch) into 70 hilarious minutes. [7:30 p.m., Palace of Fine Arts, 3301 Lyon St., S.F.]

Motown on Mondays: Hosts DJ Gordo Cabeza and Timoteo Gigante and resident DJs spin originals, exclusive remixes and close relatives of everybody’s favorite Motown songs. [6 p.m., Madrone Art Bar, 500 Divisadero St., S.F.]

Doc’s Free Comedy Night: Mike Spiegleman hosts up-and-coming Bay Area comics and perhaps a special guest. [8 p.m., Doc’s Lab, 124 Columbus Ave., S.F.]

Open Mic Night: Brendan Getzell hosts the free returning show, known as “the epicenter of San Francisco’s singer-songwriter community.” [8 p.m,, Hotel Utah, 500 Fourth St., S.F.]

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