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Solar panels installed on the roof of Louise M. Davies Symphony Hall (photo credit: Margie Shafer)

San Francisco’s Davies Symphony Hall Goes Solar, Gets Called ‘Green And Clean’

558 solar panels were installed on the roof of Davies Symphony Hall, as part of the GoSolarSF incentive that aims to shrink the city’s carbon footprint and conserve energy.

04/30/2014

(L-R) Amber Riley, Kathy Griffin, Lou Adler and Renee Zellweger (credit: Steve Jennings/Getty Images)

Celebs Stepped Out For Show Benefiting UCSF Children’s Hospital

Hollywood-style glitz & glamour arrived at a SF fundraiser benefiting sick children…

03/11/2014

Atmosphere outside the 2012 Crunchies Awards at Davies Symphony Hall. (Steve Jennings/Getty Images for The Crunchies)

Activists Target San Francisco Tech Award Show With ‘Crappie’ Alternative

Activist groups Monday plan to protest a San Francisco tech awards show which gives out so-called ‘Crunchies’ by holding their own version – the ‘Crappies’ – to call attention to what they say are the negative effects of the tech influx.

02/10/2014

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Best Date Night Shows For Valentine’s Day In San Francisco

It’s hard to go wrong with champagne and flowers, but where do you go after dinner before the evening’s denouement? Everybody’s taste is different, but the following show suggestions will certainly appeal to somebody’s sense of the romantic.

01/27/2014

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Best 2014 New Year’s Eve Concerts In The San Francisco Bay Area

Picking just the right event on New Year’s Eve is part of the holiday fun! After all, it’s the biggest party of the year. Here we offer a nice range of musical choices and interesting venues.

12/12/2013

Audra McDonald (credit: Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Broadway Great, Audra McDonald Kicks-Off The SF Symphony’s 102nd Season

The San Francisco Symphony is celebrating the start of its 102nd season tonight with an opening night gala at Davies Symphony Hall…

09/03/2013

San Francisco Symphony Celebrates It's Centennial With Free Concerts

Striking SF Symphony Musicians, Management Reach Tentative Deal

The San Francisco Symphony has reached a tentative contract agreement with striking musicians and performances are expected to resume this week, officials said Sunday.

03/31/2013

Morrissey (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Morrissey Cancels North American Tour Due To Illness

Health concerns are forcing Morrissey to cancel his North American tour which included a stop in Davis, Reno and San Francisco in November…

03/16/2013

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San Francisco Symphony Musicians Go On Strike

The music has stopped — at least temporarily — after San Francisco Symphony musicians announced Wednesday that they are going on strike over stalled negotiations with the orchestra’s management.

03/13/2013

Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco. (Photo by Steve Jennings/Getty Images)

SF Symphony Oboist Hospitalized After Collapsing Mid-Performance

A longtime oboist with the San Francisco Symphony remains hospitalized today after collapsing on stage Saturday night during a performance…

02/25/2013

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