Tag: Dream of the Red Chamber

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