Category: Performing Arts

SF Opera launches ‘Ring’ with shimmering ‘Rheingold’

Fresh mixed-media effects and a strong cast set the stage for San Francisco Opera’s engaging revival of Francesca Zambello’s 2011…

2 months ago

New tech brings SF Opera’s ‘Ring’ revival solidly into 21st century

Opera fans from around the world, especially Richard Wagner aficionados, will flock to the War Memorial Opera House June 12-July…

2 months ago

SF International Arts fest again takes on social issues

Since 2003, the San Francisco International Arts Festival has presented artists from across the world with innovative projects dedicated to…

3 months ago

Free Yerba Buena Gardens fest kicks off with mariachi

It’s time for the 2018 Yerba Buena Gardens Festival, and that means free outdoor entertainment in The City from spring…

3 months ago

Nocturnists share powerful stories of love

Bay Area doctors told touching stories about love on Tuesday at Brava theater in The City in a live version…

6 months ago

‘Star Trek’ parody provides comic relief

On opening night of the Drag Kings’ wacky and wonderful parody of “Turnabout Intruder” — the final episode of the…

6 months ago

Best of all possible worlds in SF Symphony’s ‘Candide’

Someone in the audience at Thursday night’s San Francisco Symphony performance of “Candide” could probably tell you how many times…

7 months ago

96th SF Opera season charts journey through emotions

San Francisco Opera will present a chronological, comprehensive selection of nine operas — from Handel’s rarely performed Baroque classic “Orlando”…

7 months ago