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Wednesday, Feb 20 2013

"Audium 9": Spatial electronic orchestrations and sound sculptures. Early arrival is advised. Fridays, Saturdays, 8:30 p.m. $20. Audium-Theatre of Sound-Sculptured Space, 1616 Bush, 771-1616.

Beach Blanket Babylon: Steve Silver's musical revue spoofs pop culture with extravagant costumes. Wednesdays-Sundays. $25-$130. Club Fugazi, 678 Green, 421-4222.

Becky Pedigo: Comedian Becky Pedigo gives a one-night-only "performance" of her memoir, Killing Me Softy with Jazz Hands (read: stand-up), with a signing afterward. Wed., Feb. 20, 8 p.m. $10. Stage Werx 446, 446 Valencia.

Bells Are Ringing: The SFArtsED Players (a theater company for kids ages 9-14) present a classic Broadway musical. Fridays-Sundays. Continues through March 3. $15-$22. Eureka Theatre Company, 215 Jackson, 788-7469.

Big City Improv: Actors take audience suggestions and create comedy from nothing. Fridays, 10 p.m. $15-$20. Shelton Theater, 533 Sutter, 433-3040.

The Business: A Comedy Show: Sketch and stand-up comedy. Wednesdays, 8 p.m. $5. Dark Room Theater, 2263 Mission, 401-7987.

Cabaret-Berlin: The Wild Scene: This performance weaves together original photographs, paintings, home movies, news clippings, documentary footage, and audio archives into an impressionistic collage representing the Weimar Kabarett. Mon., Feb. 25, 7 p.m. $12. Jewish Community Center of San Francisco, 3200 California, 292-1200.

Dance and Diaspora: An annual program that showcases the work of ODC's world dance faculty. ODC's first jaunt brings together the work of Jill Parker and Tania Santiago. Fri., Feb. 22, 8 p.m. $20-$25. ODC Theater, 3153 17th St., 863-6606.

Danny and the Deep Blue Sea: When Danny enters a bar after fighting his way through the rough city streets, he sees Roberta, a young mother with a troubled past dying to be set free of a secret. Thursdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m. Continues through Feb. 23. $15-$20. Exit Theatre, 156 Eddy.

Dear Harvey: A recounting of the life and the lasting impact of groundbreaking queer activist and politician Harvey Milk on the 35th anniversary of his assassination, as told by the people who knew him best. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m.; Sundays, 2 p.m. Continues through Feb. 24. $25. New Conservatory Theatre Center, 25 Van Ness, 861-8972.

A Delicate Balance: Edward Albee's play about American famililal dysfunction. Directed by Keith Phillips. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m. Continues through March 16. $26-$38. Actors Theatre San Francisco, 855 Bush, 345-1287.

God of Carnage: Two upper-middle-class Brooklyn couples meet to discuss an incident of playground violence between their sons. Directed by Catherine Castellanos. Thursdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m. Continues through March 30. $38. Shelton Theater, 533 Sutter, 433-3040.

HellaFunny: A stand-up comedy showcase featuring local up and coming talent in the Bay Area, produced by Stroy Moyd. Wednesdays. Continues through Feb. 23. $20. Stage Werx 446, 446 Valencia.

Jurassic Ark: A dark comedy about faith, pet dinosaurs, The Great Flood, and Hollywood. Fridays, Saturdays, 8 p.m. Continues through March 16. $10-$25. Exit Theatre, 156 Eddy, 673-3847.

The Lisbon Traviata: Mendy, an opera queen, is on a quest for a special recording of Maria Callas, while Stephen, a depressed literary editor and opera fanatic, is on the verge of losing his lover to a younger student. Starting Feb. 22. Wednesdays-Sundays. Continues through March 24. $25-$45. New Conservatory Theatre Center, 25 Van Ness, 861-8972.

The Little Foxes: A new play by Lillian Hellman, directed by Jennifer Welch. Tells the story of an old Southern family and their ambitious plan to bring their business into the international market. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m. Continues through Feb. 23. $20-$40. Tides Theatre, 533 Sutter, 399-1322.

Made in China: An original musical by Nicholas Weinbach about a postman who must deliver a mysterious music box to an address that doesn't exist. Fridays, Saturdays, 8 p.m. Continues through Feb. 23. $20. Bindlestiff Studio, 185 Sixth St., 255-0440.

Meow Mix: A weekly cabaret show hosted by Ferosha Titties. Tue., Feb. 26, 11 p.m. Free. The Stud, 399 Ninth St., 863-6623.

Monday Night Marsh: Musicians, actors, performance artists, and others take the stage at this regular staging of works in progress. Mondays. $7. The Marsh Theater, 1062 Valencia., 826-5750.

The Motherf**ker with the Hat: Jackie and Veronica have been in love since the eighth grade. Nothing can come between them. Except a hat. Written by Stephen Adly Guirgis, directed by Bill English. Fridays, Saturdays, 8 p.m.; Tuesdays-Thursdays, 7 p.m.; Saturdays, 3 p.m. Continues through March 16. $25-$60. Post Street Theatre, 450 Post, 321-2910.

Our Practical Heaven: Addresses the changing tides of communication, gender roles, and society against the notions of home and family. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m.; Tuesdays, 7 p.m.; Sundays, 2 & 7 p.m. Continues through March 3. $32-$60. Aurora Theatre Company, 2081 Addison, Berkeley, (510) 843-4822.

Secret Improv Society: Underground improvisational theater. Saturdays, 10 p.m. $15. Shelton Theater, 533 Sutter, 433-3040.

Sex and the City: Live!: A drag rendition of the HBO series Sex and the City. Wednesdays, 7 & 9 p.m. $20-$25. Rebel, 1760 Market, 431-4202.

Shopping! The Musical: Songs and sketches about shopping. Fridays, Saturdays, 8 p.m. $23-$29. Shelton Theater, 533 Sutter, 433-3040.

Solo Sundays: A showcase of solo performances. Last Sunday of every month, 7 p.m. $12. Stage Werx 446, 446 Valencia.

Some Thing: Art drag night with craft table. Fridays. $5. The Stud, 399 Ninth St., 863-6623.

Steve Seabrook: Better Than You: A one-man comedic show with a self-help theme, written and performed by Kurt Bodden. Starting Feb. 22. Fridays, Saturdays. Continues through March 30. $15-$35. The Marsh Theater, 1062 Valencia, 826-5750.

Tony 'n' Tina's Wedding: Fridays, Saturdays, 7 p.m. $88.50-$115.50. Imperial Palace, 818 Washington, 956-9888.

The Letter: Martin Luther King at the Crossroads: Wayne Harris shares the story of Dr. King and the civil rights movement. Wed., Feb. 20, 8 p.m. $15-$50. The Marsh Berkeley, 2120 Allston, Berkeley, (510) 704-8291.

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