“Calendar Girls”: Tim Firth’s adaptation of the hit movie starring Helen Mirren is about a group a women raising money for charity; presented by City Lights Theater Company; through Dec. 18; City Lights Theater, San Jose; $21-$37; 408-295-4200, cltc.org. See a review of the production here. “She Loves Me”: Musical romantic comedy by Joe Masteroff, Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick about two perfume shop clerks who can’t seem to realize they are falling in love with each other; presented by San Francisco Playhouse; through Jan. 14; San Francisco Playhouse; $30-$75; 415-677-9596, sfplayhouse.org.
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TheatreWorks. “Somewhere.” By Matthew Lopez. Regional premiere. Directed by Giovanna Sardelli. Featuring Priscilla Lopez. When their home is demolished to make way for the filming of the movie version of “West Side Story,” the Candelaria children work as dancing extras. Through Feb. 10. Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St., Mountain View. $23-$73 (savings available for students, educators, and seniors. Call 650-463-1960 or visit http://theatreworks.org.
After the City Council widened crochet ballet slippers youtube the scope of the project, the fundraising goal has increased to $320,000, by March 31, The first $50,000 in donations will be matched by the Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation through a community challenge grant, To make a donation, go to the foundation’s website at www.wccivicpride.org, Or, send a check, payable to WCCPF, to WCCPF, P.O, Box 31156, Walnut Creek, CA 94598, The Walnut Creek Civic Pride Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit and all donations are fully tax deductible..
The Vagabond Puppets, a traveling puppet theater that Oakland’s Parks and Recreation Department has largely mothballed for the past decade, brushes off the dust for a Marx Brothers-style “3 Little Pigs” at noon Saturday. Activities at the arts and crafts center begin at noon, culminating at 1:30 p.m. with a make-a-puppet event led by the San Francisco Puppet Guild. Saturday at 3:30 p.m., Emeryville’s Fratello Marionettes bring “Mother Goose Land” to the stage; on Sunday at that time, Rhonda Kaye the Puppet Lady presents “Magic, Mayhem & Marionettes.”.