San Francisco Opera is currently staging the world premiere of “The Gospel of Mary Magdalene” by composer-librettist Mark Adamo.
Composer Mark Adamo was looking for a more ambitious project to tackle when he happened upon a magazine article about Mary Magdalene…
San Francisco Opera opened its 90th season this week with back-to-back, double-cast performances of Verdi’s great thriller “Rigoletto,” a dark tale…
It’s anybody’s guess exactly how many opera fans there are out there, but it’s a safe bet to assume most people consider it a bore. Part of the problem, perhaps, is that it’s often hard to understand what the performer is saying – or singing.
There’s no need to sit home or miss out the culture San Francisco has to offer, even if you’re on a budget.
Crews broke ground Friday on the nation’s first stand-alone jazz concert hall, a state-of-the-art performance center that will stand beside established venues for the symphony, opera and ballet.
Talk about hitting a high note. A mezzo-soprano has beaten the medical odds, surviving and finding the value of friendship and love in the process.