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Details: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 20; City National Civic, San Jose; $27.50-$67.50; www.ticketmaster.com. 6 California Symphony: The Walnut Creek orchestra, led by music director Donato Cabrera, delivers its annual Home for the Holidays concert twice on Dec. 23, joined by young singers from the Bay Area’s popular Pacific Boychoir Academy. Expect a night of traditional holiday favorites, and for goodness sake, don’t be shy when it comes time for the audience sing-along. Details: 3 and 7:30 p.m.; Lesher Center for the Arts, Walnut Creek; $40-$80; 925-943-7469, www.californiasymphony.org.
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Theatreworks 11th annual “Anything Goes” costume gala. Nov. 2. Guests are invited to visit TheatreWorks’ massive Redwood City costume shop in the weeks prior to the event, where they are able to choose their party attire from the hundreds of costumes used in TheatreWorks’ past productions. Palo Alto Hills Golf and Country Club, 3000 Alexis Drive, Palo Alto. $300-$500 for individuals; $3,000-$10,000 per table. Call the TheatreWorks Special Events Department at 650-463-7159 or email email@example.com. Information at www.theatreworks.org.