Bird & Beckett Book Club

Thursday, Sept. 6th at 7 pm: The Bird & Beckett Book Club discusses Chad Harbach's debut novel, The Art of Fielding.  Harbach's novel has been acclaimed for its rich, character-laden narrative, and likened to the best work of John Irving, … [Read more...]

Aug. 19 – Husain Resan + Kopel/Hiemstra & August 8-12: Jimmy Ryan Quintet, Joe Pachinko, Bright Side Band

Sunday, August 19th - 4:30 to 6:30 pm Pasha Band (Husain Resan Ensemble) Pan-Arabic music We're fortunate once again to have some of the Bay Area's fine middle eastern musicians grace the Bird & Beckett stage this Sunday in our "which way … [Read more...]

On the literary side…

Thursday, May 24 - 7:00 pm The Monthly Eminent Authors' Birthdays Open Reading a long-standing Bird & Beckett tradition, recurring on the fourth Thursday of each month Have a favorite writer born in May?  Come down to Bird & Beckett … [Read more...]

Lynn Bonfield – Ventresco/Axelrod/Eggers – Tom Church/Dan Brady

Sunday, May 20 - 2:00 pm The Rix Journal: Small-Town Vermont to Gold Rush era San Francisco Historian Lynn Bonfield discusses the document and her work Lynn Bonield, former director of the San Francisco Labor Archives, now divides her time … [Read more...]

Friday at Bird & Beckett – Jimmy Ryan + Daisy Rockwell

Happy Birthday, Sam! April 13 is Samuel Beckett's putative birthday-- so this Friday, let's toast the great man and his good works!  Scott Baker & Val Fachman, fond thespian interpreters of his words and fresh back from Paris, will hold … [Read more...]