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The Mercury News
What can an opera tell us about Steve Jobs? We’re about to find outdirection of Kevin Newbury. One of the most highly anticipated new operas of th
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
direction of Kevin Newbury. One of the most highly anticipated new operas of the year, “Steve Jobs” is destined to travel: San Francisco Opera has plans to present it in the 2019-20 season; Berkeley’s Cal Performances and Seattle Opera have also... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Out & About,
July 20-27, 2017Derek Lassiter. 7pm. 4 Valencia St. Looking Through the Lens @ Diane Wilsey Ce
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
Derek Lassiter. 7pm. 4 Valencia St. Looking Through the Lens @ Diane 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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The Mercury News
Weekend Top 10: Natalie Merchant, Band of Outsiders worth checking out22, he leads a trio in a set at Cafe Pink House in Saratoga. 6 Hadleigh Adams:
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
22, he leads a trio in a set at Cafe Pink House in Saratoga. 6 Hadleigh Adams: The New Zealand-born baritone is a former San Francisco Opera Adler Fellow and 2012 graduate of the Merola Opera Program, and appeared in such S.F. Opera productions... Read more
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Lake County News
Soper Reese to screen classic film ‘San Francisco’ July 25gambling house. The local priest (Tracy) has better things in mind for Mary, g
Lake County News / Posted 5 days ago
gambling house. The local priest (Tracy) has better things in mind for Mary, giving her the opportunity to sing with the San Francisco Opera. The film is particularly famous for its convincing special effects which reenact the devastating 1906... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Out & About: July 13-20, 2017144 Taylor St. http://www.pianofight.com/ Looking Through the Lens @ Diane Wil
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
144 Taylor St. http://www.pianofight.com/ Looking Through the Lens @ Diane 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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Bay Area Reporter
Out & Aboutfor SF residents. http://www.sfbotanicalgarden.org Looking Through the Lens @
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 17 days ago
for SF residents. http://www.sfbotanicalgarden.org Looking Through the Lens @ Diane 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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Metro Silicon Valley
Opera | Pop Culture Fuses with High Art | Stage | Rap | La Boheme | Carlos Aguirre | Californianoting that the only place one is likely to encounter that kind of "stuffed shi
Metro Silicon Valley / Posted 18 days ago
noting that the only place one is likely to encounter that kind of "stuffed shirt quality" are at opening nights of the San Francisco Opera or The Met. "It's become much more relaxed." It's not uncommon for opera patrons to show up in jeans and... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Bowing out of a career made up of artistryMidway through Sunday’s performance of “La Bohème” at the San Francisco Opera,
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
Midway through Sunday’s performance of “La Bohème” at the San Francisco Opera, Dale Travis made his way to his dressing room on the second-floor backstage at the War Memorial Opera House. The venerable and versatile bass-baritone was taking on two... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Julie Adams Debuts as Mimi in LA BOHÈME. CategorySusannah’s duet with Reverand Blitch from Carlysle Floyd’s opera Susannah. When
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 22 days ago
Susannah’s duet with Reverand Blitch from Carlysle Floyd’s opera Susannah. When she graduated to the main stage at San Francisco Opera, I heard Julie Adams sing minor roles such as Kate Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly, Kristina in The... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Picks of the week: Musical festivities take over the bay for holiday weekendlike never before — sitting under the stars at AT&T Park in San Francisco! The
The Daily Californian / Posted 24 days ago
like never before — sitting under the stars at AT&T Park in San Francisco! The San Francisco Giants have teamed with the San Francisco Opera to simulcast the performance of the opera at the War Memorial Opera House to the screens at the park,... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Marker our wordscolumn, as right now we're running out the door to catch a puff of LGBTQ Pride.
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 24 days ago
column, as right now we're running out the door to catch a puff of LGBTQ Pride. This will serve as your reminder that San Francisco Opera 's free Opera at the Ballpark simulcast of "Don Giovanni" is happening this Friday, June 30, 7:30 p.m. at... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Out & About7pm .298 11th St. www.sfbaloney.comwww.sfoasis.com Looking Through the Lens @
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 24 days ago
7pm .298 11th St. www.sfbaloney.comwww.sfoasis.com Looking Through the Lens @ Diane 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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Boston Globe
At 82, he has seen it all at Salem Country ClubXerox and Morse Diesel, among others. His companies built several landmarks ove
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
Xerox and Morse Diesel, among others. His companies built several landmarks over the years, including the Sears Tower, the San Francisco Opera House, and LaGuardia and Logan airports. Not surprisingly, one of Collins’s favorite projects was helping... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Longtime editor of venerable Yale Review stepping downhas also written 16 opera libretti, including an adaptation of Stephen King's "
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 26 days ago
has also written 16 opera libretti, including an adaptation of Stephen King's "Dolores Claiborne" that was performed at the San Francisco Opera in 2013. Yale President Peter Salovey praised McClatchy for "bringing substantive articles and work of... Read more
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The Mercury News
Going to free ‘Don Giovanni’ in SF? Here are 5 sizzling scenes to savorme out with the crowd! And said crowd could come impressively close to 30,000
The Mercury News / Posted 26 days ago
me out with the crowd! And said crowd could come impressively close to 30,000 souls, if the early bird registration on San Francisco Opera’s website for the June 30 free simulcast of Mozart’s “Don Giovanni” at AT&T Park is any indication. The... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Longtime editor of venerable Yale Review stepping downhas also written 16 opera libretti, including an adaptation of Stephen King's "
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 26 days ago
has also written 16 opera libretti, including an adaptation of Stephen King's "Dolores Claiborne" that was performed at the San Francisco Opera in 2013. Yale President Peter Salovey praised McClatchy for "bringing substantive articles and work of... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Longtime editor of venerable Yale Review stepping downhas also written 16 opera libretti, including an adaptation of Stephen King's "
WSMV Nashville / Posted 26 days ago
has also written 16 opera libretti, including an adaptation of Stephen King's "Dolores Claiborne" that was performed at the San Francisco Opera in 2013. Yale President Peter Salovey praised McClatchy for "bringing substantive articles and work of... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Longtime editor of venerable Yale Review stepping downhas also written 16 opera libretti, including an adaptation of Stephen King's "
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 26 days ago
has also written 16 opera libretti, including an adaptation of Stephen King's "Dolores Claiborne" that was performed at the San Francisco Opera in 2013. Yale President Peter Salovey praised McClatchy for "bringing substantive articles and work of... Read more
13 related articles
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
LA BOHÈME: An Opera That Never fails to Move Us. CategoryOn Saturday; June 10, Puccini’s La Bohème returned to San Francisco Opera, this
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 30 days ago
On Saturday; June 10, Puccini’s La Bohème returned to San Francisco Opera, this time with a completely new cast never heard here before in these roles. Rodolfo was sung by Mexican tenor Arturo Chacón-Cruz, whose only prior appearance here was in 2016... Read more
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Salon.com
LISTEN: How to beat perfectionismperhaps it’s appropriate that I got explore its rhythms with Patti Niemi, a wor
Salon.com / Posted 30 days ago
perhaps it’s appropriate that I got explore its rhythms with Patti Niemi, a world-class musician and percussionist for the San Francisco Opera Orchestra. She’s written a memoir about her experiences, called “Sticking It Out: From Juilliard to the... Read more

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