October 19, 2013 at 7:30pm
California’s premier Beatles Tribute Band, The Sun Kings, celebrates the 50th anniversary of the first Beatles album Please, Please Me. Spot-on arrangements and vocal harmonies will take you back to 1963 or re-introduce you to the wonders of “Do You want to Know a Secret,” “Love Me Do,” “I Saw Her Standing There” and dozens of others. This fun-packed evening will have you dancing in the aisles
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 7:30pm
You will be amazed and inspired as co-authorsMichael Hingson and Castro Valley native Susy Flory retell his courageous escape down 1463 steps with his guide dog, Roselle. Their journey from the 78th floor of the World Trade Center’s north tower into the streets below on the fateful night of 9/11 will forever change your perspective and your spirit. Tonight’s presentation is appropriate for all ages.
Comedy Night at the CFA
Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 7:30pm
Back by popular demand, New Yorker transplant, Jeff Applebaum returns to CV with his band of comics. Applebaum and his cohorts delight in dissecting the vagaries of popular culture and the various peccadilloes of the human condition. You won’t want to miss this evening of fun and laughter.
Saturday, March 15, 2014 at 7:30pm
Direct from Off-Broadway, Castro Valley native Anna Khaja (CVHS ’92) brings her powerhouse one woman show to Castro Valley. Through the monologues of eight characters --including Condoleezza Rice and Bhutto, Anna explores the minutes before Bhutto’s death. Bhutto’s life and death resonate far beyond the boundaries of Pakistan and help shed light on the current political scene. You may recognize Anna from TV’s True Blood.
Wild Women of Song
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 7:30pm
Pamela celebrates the lives, times, and music of women songwriters of the Tin Pan Alley era, through dramatic projected images, superb storytelling and the incredible music of her five piece band. Wild Women of Song is a live jazz and blues concert of familiar tunes and a history lesson all wrapped up in one!