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Family-friendly singer Diamond performs Sunday in Los Altos


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Award-winning Canadian singer Charlotte Diamond has released 12 albums.

A concert featuring Charlotte Diamond, an award-winning children’s composer and recording artist, is scheduled 3-4 p.m. Sunday at Christ Episcopal Church, which is co-sponsoring the event with Ventana School.

A native of Canada, Diamond has released 12 albums. Her most familiar songs include “Slippery Fish,” “I Am a Pizza” and her cover of the Mexican folk hit “La Bamba.”


TheatreWorks opens its 'Heart'


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Sisters Meg (Sarah Moser, left), Lenny (Therese Plaehn, center) and Babe (Lizzie O’Hara) celebrate a birthday in a scene from TheatreWorks Silicon Valley’s “Crimes of the Heart.”

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley presents “Crimes of the Heart,” a play scheduled today through Feb. 5 at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St.

Written by Beth Henley, the Southern Gothic comedy won the Pulitzer Prize and the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for Best American Play. It was adapted into a movie in 1986.

SF Chamber Orchestra visits Mtn. View Sunday to perform free concert

The San Francisco Chamber Orchestra is scheduled to perform 3 p.m. Sunday on the MainStage at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St.

The free concert, titled “Mozart in the City,” will feature Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s masterworks performed with four special guests: Ben Simon, conductor; Brad Walker, bass; Michel Taddei, double bass; and Robert Schwartz, piano.

Family-friendly concert set for Jan. 15 in Los Altos

A concert featuring Charlotte Diamond, an award-winning children’s composer and recording artist, is slated 3-4 p.m. Jan. 15 at Christ Episcopal Church, 1040 Border Road, Los Altos.

The native of Canada has released 12 albums. Her hits include “Slippery Fish,” “I Am a Pizza” and a cover of “La Bamba.”

'Legs' enters final stretch


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Hilary Maiberger plays Jerusha Abbott in “Daddy Long Legs.”

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley’s production of the holiday musical romance “Daddy Long Legs” is scheduled to run through Saturday at Lucie Stern Theatre, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto.

Created by John Caird (book) and Paul Gordon (music and lyrics), the play is based on the novel by Jean Webster. “Daddy” made its world premiere at TheatreWorks in 2010 before going on to national and international productions in London, Tokyo and Canada. The musical made its New York debut last season.


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