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What You're Doing Tonight: 12/18

A Christmas Carol, open mic comedy and Taj Mahal



    What You're Doing Tonight: 12/18
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    Taj Mahal performs on stage at the 18th Annual Bluesfest East Coast Blues & Roots Festival at Red Devil Park.

    What would the holiday season be without Charles Dickens "A Christmas Carol?" The Christmas classic is being performed in Palo Alto at the Cubberley Theatre.

    Come join Ebenezer Scrooge, Jacob Marley, Tiny Tim and all the other wonderful, unforgettable characters as they come alive on stage

    The show starts tonight at 8 p.m. at 4000 Middlefield Rd. in Palo Alto. Tickets are available at Brown Paper Tickets.

    If comedy is more your thing and you happen to think you are funny, how about taking the mic at a laundromat and making a few people laugh? The Brainwash Cafe & Laundromat in San Francisco will host an open mic comedy night with Tony Sparks.

    The fun starts tonight at 7 p.m. at 1122 Folsom St. in San Francisco.

    You could also check out the musical inklings of Taj Mahal. The famed African-American folk singer brings his troubadour to Yoshi's in Oakland. The show starts at 8 p.m. at 510 Embarcadero W in Oakland.