What's going on in the month of December
Food is the new music. Many of us anticipate the opening of a restaurant the way we used to look forward to the latest release by a favorite band.
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Grammy Award-winning composer, arranger and conductor Maria Schneider brings her superb, 21-piece jazz orchestra to Zellerbach Hall.
Do you hunger for an engaging cultural experience, but can't spare the time or money for a trip abroad? Then prepare yourself for an evening in the food, music or dance of Spain, India, Thailand or Morocco.
The Monster Ball Tour is the second worldwide concert tour by American recording artist Lady Gaga in support of her second studio album, The Fame Monster. 8 p.m., ticket prices vary. Oracle Arena, 7000 Coliseum Way, Oakland, (800) 745-3000, www.oraclearena.com