Today’s Top Event: The 22nd annual Jewish Music Festival’s schedule of twelve concerts in eighteen days kicks off with Thursday night’s world premiere of “Musical Fortunes: New Music Based on Jewish and Romani (‘Gypsy’) Routes” at the Berkeley Repertory Theatre
Brainiac: Learn something new every day. Today’s lecture: The Care Crisis: The Problem that Has No Name — lecture by Berkeley visiting professor of history and public policy Ruth Rose launches International Women’s Week at Berkeley City College.
Is It Lunch Yet? Express food critic John Birdsall recommends: Rudy’s Can’t Fail Cafe in Emeryville.
On the Town: Going out tonight? Start celebrating the weekend early with a cabaret dinner show, Vegas by the Bay, at the Willie Mays Skybox Lounge.
Hardly Working: You’ve got time. We know how to waste it. Check out South Park Create-A-Character.
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