The Tri-Valley Repertory Theatre’s production of “Smokey Joe’s Café: the Songs of Leiber & Stoller” is playing at the Firhouse Arts Center in Pleasanton. Though Leiber and Stoller may not be household names, their music is well-known and much-loved, including such popular songs as Hound Dog, Kansas City, Poison Ivy, Jailhouse Rock, Yakety Yak, Love Potion No. 9, Stand by Me, Spanish Harlem, and On Broadway. Performances are on May 3-5 and 10-12. Friday and Saturday shows start at 8 p.m., and Sundays at 2 p.m., with two additional matinees on Saturdays May 4 and 11. To learn more, visit To purchase tickets, visit or the Firehouse Arts box office at 4444 Railroad Avenue, or call 925-931-4848. (Photos - Doug Jorgensen)