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Boston Globe
BLO’s lean, very mean ‘Carmen’Costumes, Mercè Paloma. Lighting, Robert Wierzel. Music direction, David Angus.
BLO’s lean, very mean ‘Carmen’
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Costumes, Mercè Paloma. Lighting, Robert Wierzel. Music direction, David Angus. A co-production of Boston Lyric Opera and San Francisco Opera. Presented by Boston Lyric Opera. At: Boston Opera House, Friday Sept. 23. Remaining performances: Sept.... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Artardis7pm. Fri & Sat 8pm. Sun 2pm. thru Sept. 24. 1127 Market St. www.sfplayhouse.org
Artardis
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
7pm. Fri & Sat 8pm. Sun 2pm. thru Sept. 24. 1127 Market St. www.sfplayhouse.org Andrea Chenier @ War Memorial Opera House San Francisco Opera's season opening night, a production of Umberto Giordano's opera about lovers caught in the turbulent... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Earthly concerns & dynastic intrigueThe second production in San Francisco Opera's fall lineup is a world premiere.
Earthly concerns & dynastic intrigue
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
The second production in San Francisco Opera's fall lineup is a world premiere. Dream of the Red Chamber, the collaboration between Chinese-American composer Bright Sheng and Tony Award-winning American dramatist David Henry Hwang, opened last week... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Monterey’s Pearl District now features new dance facilityTorres who motorcycles in from San Francisco on the days he teaches. Torres has
Monterey’s Pearl District now features new dance facility
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Torres who motorcycles in from San Francisco on the days he teaches. Torres has danced with Ballet West Arizona and the San Francisco Opera Ballet among others outlets. “Teachers are coming to me now,” said Minnich. “My goal is for them to come... Read more
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New York Post
Frederic Seegal acquires 5 titles of Dance MediaKaren Hildebrand as editorial VP, will continue. Seegal has been a longtime pa
Frederic Seegal acquires 5 titles of Dance Media
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
Karen Hildebrand as editorial VP, will continue. Seegal has been a longtime patron of the arts, serving as past president of the American Ballet Theater’s board of trustees and as a trustee for the San Francisco Symphony and the San Francisco Op... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Incredible celebrationsYour gay uncle Out There has survived yet another round of opening galas for th
Incredible celebrations
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
Your gay uncle Out There has survived yet another round of opening galas for the San Francisco Symphony and San Francisco Opera, both of which are reviewed in these pages this week. Thanks to our friends in the press rooms on both sides of Grove... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
People powershow at the freight car coffee shop. 6pm-9pm. 55 Duboce St. www.nomancoffee.co
People power
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
show at the freight car coffee shop. 6pm-9pm. 55 Duboce St. www.nomancoffee.co Andrea Chenier @ War Memorial Opera House San Francisco Opera's season opening night, a production of Umberto Giordano's opera about lovers caught in the turbulent... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Very verismoThe San Francisco Opera opened the 94th season last Friday with an especially g
Very verismo
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
The San Francisco Opera opened the 94th season last Friday with an especially good choice. A lavish production of Umberto Giordano's melodic verismo opera Andrea Chenier directed by David McVicar made an appropriate centerpiece for a luxurious night... Read more
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Namibia Economist
How to transform a classic, sprawling Chinese novel into an opera“DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER” is not a run-of-the-mill production for the San Fran
How to transform a classic, sprawling Chinese novel into an opera
Namibia Economist / Posted 12 days ago
“DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER” is not a run-of-the-mill production for the San Francisco Opera, America’s second-largest company. To be sung in English, it had to be adapted from a 2,500-page 18th-century Chinese novel. Its principal cast members are all... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Chinese opera 'Dream of the Red Chamber' opens in San Francisco with much ambition, too little nerveof the most ambitious, is Bright Sheng’s “Dream of the Red Chamber,” which was
Chinese opera 'Dream of the Red Chamber' opens in San Francisco with much ambition, too little nerve
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 days ago
of the most ambitious, is Bright Sheng’s “Dream of the Red Chamber,” which was given its world premiere Saturday night by San Francisco Opera. This is a project with all the hallmarks of a landmark Chinese opera. For American audiences, it offers... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Uneven ‘Red Chamber’ premiere takes wing after intermissionRed Chamber” — the jumbled, inconsistent and intermittently exquisite opera tha
Uneven ‘Red Chamber’ premiere takes wing after intermission
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
Red Chamber” — the jumbled, inconsistent and intermittently exquisite opera that had its commissioned world premiere at the San Francisco Opera on Saturday night — requires holding on patiently through the slow and static first act, and returning to... Read more
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The Daily Siftings Herald
Mesko to perform at HSUand Rice University, and has performed with Washington National Opera, Houston
Mesko to perform at HSU
The Daily Siftings Herald / Posted 15 days ago
and Rice University, and has performed with Washington National Opera, Houston Grand Opera, the Glimmerglass Festival, San Francisco Opera Center, Santa Fe Opera and distinguished orchestras around the country. She will be making her... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Glittering gala kicks off SF Opera’s opening weekendStone, Natalie Slavonia and Lexie Lamb (left to right) pose as part of the ambi
Glittering gala kicks off SF Opera’s opening weekend
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
Stone, Natalie Slavonia and Lexie Lamb (left to right) pose as part of the ambience in the patron's dinner tent during the San Francisco Opera Guild's Opera Ball 2016 in the tent outside War Memorial Opera House in San Francisco, Calif., on Friday,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Glittering gala kicks off SF Opera's opening weekendJoel Goodrich (center) and Clara Shayevich greet the models and poodles that we
Glittering gala kicks off SF Opera's opening weekend
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
Joel Goodrich (center) and Clara Shayevich greet the models and poodles that were part of the cocktail hour decor at the San Francisco Opera Guild's Opera Ball 2016 at War Memorial Opera House in San Francisco, Calif., on Friday, September 9, 2016.... Read more
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The Spectator
A&Eopera houses, concert halls and orchestras throughout his career, including the
A&E
The Spectator / Posted 17 days ago
opera houses, concert halls and orchestras throughout his career, including the Metropolitan Opera, Chicago Lyric Opera, San Francisco Opera, Teatro dell’ Opera, Rome and The Royal Opera at Covent Garden, so when he appeared and began to sing... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sizzle, dazzle and glam heat up the San Francisco Symphony galaand Fleming both have long relationships with San Francisco, the Symphony and T
Sizzle, dazzle and glam heat up the San Francisco Symphony gala
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
and Fleming both have long relationships with San Francisco, the Symphony and Thomas. Graham was a Merola singer at San Francisco Opera at the beginning of her career and made her Symphony debut in 1991. Fleming made her San Francisco... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Gems from the archivesLast week the San Francisco Opera Archive unveiled its new, permanent photograp
Gems from the archives
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
Last week the San Francisco Opera Archive unveiled its new, permanent photography exhibition Looking Through the Lens: The Glory of San Francisco Opera, Past and Present. Located in the Diane B. Wilsey Center for Opera in the Veterans Building, the... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Big and bountifulthe ring. $30. Wed-Sat 7pm. 450 Florida St. (866) 811-4111. www.zspace.org And
Big and bountiful
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
the ring. $30. Wed-Sat 7pm. 450 Florida St. (866) 811-4111. www.zspace.org Andrea Chenier @ War Memorial Opera House San Francisco Opera's season opening night, a production of Umberto Giordano's opera about lovers caught in the turbulent... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Lee To Begin 25th Presidential Concert Series Season With Pianist YakushevGatsby” with Ensemble Paralléle. In recent seasons, she was a member of the pre
Lee To Begin 25th Presidential Concert Series Season With Pianist Yakushev
The Chattanoogan / Posted 24 days ago
Gatsby” with Ensemble Paralléle. In recent seasons, she was a member of the prestigious Adler Fellowship Program with the San Francisco Opera. Along with the SFO, Ms. Kness has sung with the Gotham Chamber Opera, Opera Santa Barbara, Portland... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Operatically yoursThere sent the old soup-and-fish to the dry cleaners so we'll be formalwear-rea
Operatically yours
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 25 days ago
There sent the old soup-and-fish to the dry cleaners so we'll be formalwear-ready. Then last week the grandes dames of the San Francisco Opera Guild, President Charlot Malin and Opera Ball 2016 Gala Co-Chairs Sandra Farris and Patricia Sprincin,... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Fall preview: SF Symphony & SF OperaAfter a busy summer for the San Francisco Symphony and San Francisco Opera, bot
Fall preview: SF Symphony & SF Opera
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 25 days ago
After a busy summer for the San Francisco Symphony and San Francisco Opera, both big-league teams are still keen to get back onto the field. The fall rosters hold an array of enticing events, and single tickets are already on sale at Davies Symphony... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Allure200 Larkin St. 581-3500. www.asianart.org Looking Through the Lens @ Diane B W
Allure
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 25 days ago
200 Larkin St. 581-3500. www.asianart.org Looking Through the Lens @ Diane B Wilsey Center for Opera The Glory of San Francisco Opera, Past and Present , an exhibit of historic productions photos from the San Francisco Opera's many... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Tenor Michael Fabiano to sing at Palm Beach Opera galaFabiano does,” Opera News wrote in its May cover story. The tenor’s debut in J
Tenor Michael Fabiano to sing at Palm Beach Opera gala
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted a month ago
Fabiano does,” Opera News wrote in its May cover story. The tenor’s debut in June in the title role of Don Carlo with San Francisco Opera was “nothing short of magnificent,” The Mercury News enthused. The singer is tapped to portray Rodolfo... Read more

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