• Music: Summer Sings!
Tonight (July 12), singers and choral enthusiasts are invited to sing choral masterworks as part of the Mountain View-based choral group Schola Cantorum's Summer Sings Monday night series. Tonight's program is Faure's "Requiem" and Durufle's "Requiem," under the direction of Amy Hunn, director of the Stanford Summer Chorus. Tickets are $15 general, $10 for seniors and $7 for students. The event will be held at the Los Altos United Methodist Church at 655 Magdalena Ave. at 7:30 p.m. Call 650-254-1700 or go to scholacantorum.org.
• Film: 'Troy'
Tonight (July 12), Stanford Summer Theater kicks off its Odyssean Cinema film series with a free screening of the 2004 movie "Troy," starring Brad Pitt as Achilles and Eric Bana as Hector. The series is part of SST's program "Around the Fire: Homer in Performance," which includes theatrical and cinematic representations of Homer's epic works. The screening will be held at 7 p.m. at Stanford's Annenberg Auditorium. Call 650-725-5838 or go to events.stanford.edu.