“The MeshugaNutcracker!” Family-friendly Hanukkah musical comedy reimagines Tchaikovsky’s “Nutcracker” score set to klezmer and Broadway–style music. Through Dec. 14. At Marines’ Memorial Theater, 609 Sutter St., S.F. 7:30 p.m. $54-$72.


“Murmur Rock.” Reading of “dark fairy tale” about an American Jew and his mixed-race family traveling in Germany to find his father’s village. At Thick House Theater, 1695 18th St., S.F. 7 p.m. Free. or (415) 746-9238


“The Latke Who Couldn’t Stop Screaming.” Peninsula Youth Theater presents an adaptation of Lemony Snicket’s holiday book for children. At Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St., Mountain View. 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Also Dec. 12 at 11:30 a.m. and Dec. 13 at 1:30 p.m. $10-$12.


“Tovah: Out Of Her Mind!” Award-winning actress Tovah Feldshuh performs her one-woman show. Also Dec. 14. At Feinstein’s at the Nikko, Hotel Nikko, 222 Mason St., S.F. 7 p.m. $45-$60.

“You’re Funny, But You Don’t Look Jewish.” Four comedians from nontraditional Jewish backgrounds perform. At Congregation Bet Haverim, 1715 Anderson Road, Davis. 7:30 p.m. $5-$18. (530) 758-0842 or [email protected]



Oy vey! You’ve never experienced the holidays like this before, and if you have, you’ve been in San Francisco a very long time. The Kinsey Sicks, America’s favorite “dragapella beautyshop quartet,” will perform “Oy Vey in a Manger,” its racy send-up of holiday specials. Watch Trixie, Winnie, Rachel and Trampolina try to sell off their manger before foreclosure, all while parodying Christmas and Hanukkah classics in four-part harmony.

8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13 at Castro Theatre, 429 Castro St., S.F. $25-$55. Also 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 14 at Person Theater, Sonoma State University, 1801 E. Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park. $30-$50.


“Yossi Berg and Oded Graf: Heroes.” Dance performance by the award-winning Israeli dancer/choreographer duo. At Oshman Family JCC, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto. 8 p.m. $20-$35.