Opera

Orchestra rings, drama static in SF Symphony’s ‘Boris Godunov’

With booming voices and plentiful political peril, the San Francisco Symphony’s “Boris…

 

Scoop: Ali’s hometown joins together in prayer and celebration

Muhammad Ali’s younger brother wept, swayed to hymns and hugged anyone he…

 

Bartók’s scary ‘Duke Bluebeard’ comes to Davies Hall

Béla Bartók’s “Duke Bluebeard’s Castle” is yet another modern opera filling The…

 

S.F. Opera’s world premiere event

“The Bonesetter’s Daughter”: On Saturday, San Francisco Opera opened their highly anticipated…

No bones about it: 'Daughter' dazzles

“These are the things I know,” begins Amy Tan’s “The Bonesetter’s Daughter.”…

Amy Tan: The opera's backbone

If you are among the few who are unfamiliar with the writings…