■ Music: Berry Sakharof
Israeli rock singer and guitarist Berry Sakharof plays Stanford's Memorial Auditorium on Saturday (Jan. 29) at 8 p.m., presented by Stanford Lively Arts. His conceptual project "Red Lips" includes contemporary guitar rock and 11th-century Hebrew poetry. Tickets are $28-$68 general and $10 for Stanford students. Call 650-725-ARTS or go to livelyarts.stanford.edu.
■ Theater: 'Sylvia'
"Sylvia," a comic play about a dog and a marriage, is now playing at the Bus Barn Theatre, 97 Hillview Ave., Los Altos. The show runs through Feb. 19, with shows Thursday through Sunday and a couple of Wednesday performances (Feb. 9 and 16). Tickets are $24-$30. Go to busbarn.org.
■ Community: Chinese Spring Festival Gala
Chinese dances, songs, dramatic and magic performances and other activities are planned at Stanford's Memorial Auditorium at 1:30 p.m. Sunday (Jan. 30). Admission is free. The event is presented by the Association of Chinese Students and Scholars at Stanford. Go to events.stanford.edu.