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Start: 06/05/2011 2:00 pm

Take a musical peek into the future when Vaudevillians Stage Troup (VaST) presents Rubble, an original musical they co-wrote with Sarita Pockell.

The play takes place sometime in the future, when a colony of adolescents struggle to survive in the rubble left behind after various environmental disasters. They are settlers, nomads and "rubble-pirates", exploring their identities while demonstrating various elements of the human condition and means of survival.

Start: 06/05/2011 8:00 pm

Sit back and feast your ears as six of the Bay Area's finest acoustic guitarists lead us on a sonic world tour! Spotlighting a stunningly diverse range of tunes and styles from around the globe—Hawaii to India, Celtic to the blues—Frets & Strings presents a full spectrum of repertoire and instruments in solo, duo, and other performance collaborations.

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Start: 06/06/2011 8:00 pm

Jazzschool Young Musicians CelebrationThe future of jazz looks exciting tonight, as three youthful Jazzschool groups show off their chops in celebration of their 2010 Student Award wins from Downbeat magazine!

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Start: 06/07/2011 8:00 pm

All performers are welcome to participate in this event that has produced some of our brightest performers, including: Shawn Colvin, Dana Carvey, Alvin Youngblood Hart, and Patrick Landeza.

HERE'S HOW IT WORKS! One unique aspect of our Open Mic is that, unlike those held in noisy bars where people show up in spite of the fact that there's live music, you will be playing to a supportive group of friends and performers who are actually listening!!!

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Start: 06/09/2011 8:00 pm

Elemental siren and evocative songwriter Eda Maxym presents an evening of musical alchemy in celebration of her recent recording, Circle Of Sparks.

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Start: 06/10/2011 8:00 pm

Inga SwearingenAmericana and jazz meet their neighbors when Inga Swearingen and Round Mountain bring their unique musical fusions to our stage for a boundary-hopping double bill.

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Start: 06/11/2011 8:00 pm

Longtime Freight favorite Steve Seskin brings us a fresh crop of new songwriting talents for an evening of superlative music.