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Gallery 9. Recent photography by Los Altos artist Bill Scull. Through Feb. 1. The exhibit includes intimate portraits from Jamestown, a fishing village in Ghana in West Africa. Gallery 9 hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays; noon-4 p.m. Sundays. Gallery 9k, 143 Main St., Los Altos. 650-941-7969 or www.gallery9losaltos.com. Pacific Art League of Palo Alto. “Abstractions,” a juried exhibition of 40 works by 31 California artists, Main Gallery. “Stamps on Paper,” works by Mario Rosales, Servane Briand, Sunny Chen, Suhita Shirodkar, Caroll Woods, Amy Tang and Katherine Kain. Both exhibits Feb. 7 through Feb. 31 history of pointe shoes. Reception 5:30-8 p.m. Feb. 7. Ceramics by Phyllis Lee, Craft Gallery, through March 31. Pacific Art League, 227 Forest Ave., Palo Alto. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Mondays through Fridays. Free admission..
Stanford Art Spaces. Jenny Bloomfield: Transform Motion; April Hankins: Chain Reaction. Through Feb. 28. Center for Integrated Systems, Paul G. Allen Building; David W. Packard Electrical Engineering Building; Psychology Department offices in Jordan Hall on the Quadrangle. Open during the week during business hours. Information: DeWitt Cheng at 650-722-3622 or [email protected] Women’s Caucus for Art- Peninsula Chapter. “New Beginnings,” art exhibit in celebration of David J. Canepa’s induction as Mayor of Daly City. Through March 31 history of pointe shoes. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays. Free. Third floor Atrium Gallery, Daly City City Hall, 333 90th St., Daly City. http://peninsulawca.blogspot.com..
Grupo Corpo. 7:30 p.m. Jan. 31. “Sem Mim” by Rodrigo Pederneiras, music by Carlos Núñez and José Miguel; “Wisnik; Ímã” by Rodrigo Pederneiras, music by +2 (Moreno, Domenico and Kassin) history of pointe shoes. Memorial Auditorium, 551 Serra Mall, Stanford University. 30-$75 (adults); $10 (Stanford students). 650-725-2464 or http://live.stanford.edu. Grupo Corpo. 2:30 p.m. Feb. 1. Family matinee (reduced 40-minute show). Memorial Auditorium, 551 Serra Mall, Stanford University. $15-$38 (adults); $10 (Stanford students). 650-725-2464 or http://live.stanford.edu..
Montuno Swing (Salsa Spot). 8 p.m. Feb. 7, Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $15. 877-435-9849 or www.clubfoxrwc.com. “Could You Be Loved” — A Valentine’s dance party with Rafa, Dogcatcher and Mr Goodfoot. 9 p.m. Feb. 14, Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City. $15. 877-435-9849 or www.clubfoxrwc.com. Vintage Ballroom Tea Dances with Paul Price’s Society Orchestra. Live music from 1900 to 1935, 4-6:30 p.m. on third Sundays. Feb.16, March 16 history of pointe shoes. Palo Alto Masonic Center, 461 Florence St. Palo Alto. Period dress admired but not required. No partner necessary. $15-$20. For information, email [email protected] or call 650-858-2568..
TheatreWorks Leading Ladies. Noon, Feb history of pointe shoes. 8. Honoring Dr. Natalie Batalha, science team lead for NASA’s Kepler Mission; Ann Bowers, Intel’s first director of personnel, apple’s first vice president of human resources, and consultant to many start-ups; and Randi Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Zuckerberg Media and editor-in-chief of Dot Complicated. Includes a luncheon and a private performance of “Silent Sky,” by Lauren Gunderson about astronomer Henrietta Leavitt. Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St., Mountain View. $150 for individuals; $3,000-$25,000 for sponsors. 650-463-7159 or email [email protected] Information at www.theatreworks.org..