Get Served by the 49ers
Patrick Willis, Alex Smith and other 49ers teammates and alumni are serving a four course dinner at Morton’s for a good cause. Proceeds benefit the Alex Smith Foundation and the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
The poet, fiction writer and spoken word artist from Woodstock, New York has published seven books. She’s also recorded two albums, “No More Mr. Nice Girl” and “Love Is a Dog From Hell,” and she’s appeared on MTV and HBO’s Def Poetry Jam. Bonus points for breaking away from work early to check out the Technology Petting Zoo at the Los Gatos Library for hands-on demonstrations of all the latest eReaders and learn how your library card gives you access to free eBooks and audio book downloads.
The classic Shakespearean comedy of disguise, thwarted desire and lunatic misadventures is given the “steampunk” treatment by director Kathleen Normington and the theatre students at San Jose State University. Retrotronics never looked so good.
Drum Workshop with Danny Seraphine
Sure, Rock Band is fun and the expert mode can be challenging, but it just ain’t the real thing. Pick up some tips from a real drummer, Danny Seraphine, who kept the beat going for Chicago for 23 years.
Adam Carolla is best known for his raunchy personality on shows like “Loveline” and “The Man Show” but lately he’s been in front of TV audiences with a recurring guest anchor role on “Dancing With the Stars,” rekindling his dismal 2008 string of ballroom performances. Catch his live stand-up act at the San Jose Improv this weekend.