Top Tickets: June 22-28
It’s art galore this week in the Bay, with imaginative theater productions, whimsical fashion shows, and thought-provoking art exhibits.
Sweet n Low: An International Juried Show of Cute
6/22-9/3 This eclectic exhibition at Walnut Creek’s Bedford Gallery features a unique collection of everything from the cuddly and precious (Hello Kitty, rainbows, unicorns) to the creepy and ironic (friendly monsters and sardonic teddy bears). bedfordgallery.org.
6/23-10/1 This original exhibition at the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco will feature pan-Asian artworks that focus on the symbolism and importance of flowers across various Asian cultures. asianart.org.
Broadway Under the Stars
6/23-6/25 Get your theater fix with Another Openin’ Another Show at Jack London State Historic Park. The show pays tribute to some of the most influential productions from Broadway and beyond, and offers a pre-show picnic before the main event. transcendencetheatre.org.
Trash N’ Show
6/24 This Emeryville event will feature clothing made entirely from recycled materials in a runway-style fashion show. Attendees will have the opportunity to shop for accessories, art, and custom clothing from local artisans. baystreetemeryville.com.
Walk in the Wild
6/24 Lions and tigers and beers—oh, my! The Oakland Zoo’s 25th annual fundraising event features bites and sips from top local restaurants, wineries, and breweries. oaklandzoo.org.