Pancake Breakfast: The American Legion Ladies Auxiliary hosts a breakfast fundraiser benefiting veterans and their families and scholarships for local students. Breakfast includes pancakes, eggs, bacon, fruit, coffee/tea and juice. First Sunday of the month, 8:30-11 a.m. American Legion Veteran’s Hall Post 318, 1504 Minnesota Ave., San Jose. Suggested donation $6/$5 students and active duty military. Voices in Harmony: The men’s chorus is seeking new members. Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m. Comunidad Cristiana, 1748 Junction Ave., San Jose. vihchorus.org.
‘Hamlet’ returns to ACT: In a world gone mad, insanity might be the only logical response, That’s the way Hamlet sees it in Shakespeare’s classic tragedy that bears his name, The first “Hamlet” at American Conservatory Theater in two decades, this production stars ballet slipper charms, 22x7mm bronze ballet pendants, antique brass ballet shoe charms, ballerina charms, metal charms for jewel the inimitable John Douglas Thompson, a Tony nominee who was so riveting in “Satchmo at the Waldorf” as the melancholy prince, Details: In previews through Sept, 26, main run is Sept, 27-Oct, 15; Geary Theater, San Francisco; $15–$105; 415-749-2228, www.act-sf.org.— Karen D’Souza, Staff..
In 2014, reports surfaced of students holding a “prom draft,” in which boys bid against one another for the right to ask girls to a dance. In 2013, 11 students were expelled after a tutor hacked into the school’s computer system to boost their grades. And, in 2009, the American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit against the school after the former principal canceled a showing of the play “Rent” because some parents and others objected to its positive portrayal of gay culture. On Monday, after hearing a weekend of complaints from parents and others, Scott issued the video and wrote a public letter about what she called “a disconnect within our parent community.”.
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Palo Alto Philharmonic: The orchestra presents a program featuring viola soloist Mimi Dye performing Berlioz’s “Harold in Italy.” The concert will also feature Aaron Copland’s “Ceremonial Fanfare,” the first movement of Mahler’s Symphony No. 10 and “Trauermusik,” a suite for viola and string orchestra by Paul Hindemith, with viola solos performed by Geri Actor. Dec. 5, 8 p.m. Cubberley Theater, 4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. $10-$22. paphil.org.