San Francisco

SFCV’s writers report on topics relevant to the San Francisco area.

Catherine Womack - August 31, 2021

The new chamber opera melds diverse strands of music, dance, and poetry to explore timeless themes of living in challenging times.

Emily Wilson - August 31, 2021

The series of 300 one-on-one dance encounters begins Sept. 9 at CounterPulse.


Jonathan Leal - August 30, 2021

The lauded composer, multi-instrumentalist, and MacArthur Fellow talks about the diverse influences and ideas behind his latest recording.  

Janos Gereben - August 30, 2021

The special concert with free simulcast features a winning troika from Rusalka.

Andrew Gilbert - August 30, 2021

A tribute to Wayne Shorter’s work makes room for tunes by Dave Balakrishnan and others.

Jeff Kaliss - August 24, 2021

The local scene develops a lot of jazz talent. Meet a pair of players who are ready for bigger challenges.

Richard S. Ginell - August 23, 2021

Gil Rose and company bracket Medea with an old favorite and a revealing Hand of Bridge.

Lisa Houston - August 23, 2021

The singer made her role debut with SF Opera on Saturday. Catch one of the four remaining performances.

Janos Gereben - August 23, 2021

The urgency of the music-making and acting were special as live opera emerged from the pall of the pandemic.

Jasmine Liu - August 19, 2021

San Francisco’s ODC/Dance premieres Up for Air/Decameron, a project four years in the works.