Tag: David Henry Hwang

East meets West hilariously in ‘Soft Power’

David Henry Hwang’s new “Soft Power,” a fun, smart concoction -- a musical within a play -- satirically touches on…

3 months ago

May 16-17: Dead Horses, Jack Challoner, Jeffrey Thomas Long, Ehud Barak, Margaret Jenkins Dance Company, Stand Up for Heroes, Animal Years, David Henry Hwang, Jeanine Tesori

WEDNESDAY, MAY 16 Dead Horses: Opening for Horse Feathers, the folk duo -- singer-songwriter Sarah Vos and bassist Daniel Wolff…

4 months ago

SF Opera bridges East-West divide in lush ‘Dream’

The attempt to adapt a 2,400-page-plus classic novel of Chinese literature into an English-language opera might seem destined to please…

2 years ago

Chinese epic gets grand opera treatment

San Francisco Opera faces a seemingly daunting challenge with its world premiere of composer Bright Sheng and co-librettist David Henry…

2 years ago

S.F. Opera’s 94th season reaches out to new opera-goers

San Francisco Opera will offer new productions -- including a world premiere tailor-made to draw attendance from the Bay Area’s…

3 years ago