Emily Wilson

Emily Wilson lives in San Francisco. She has written for many different outlets, including Smithsonian.com, The Daily Beast, 48 Hills, Hyperallergic, Latino USA, Women’s Media Center, The Observer, Alta Journal, California Magazine, and SF Weekly. For many years, she taught adults getting their high school diplomas at City College of San Francisco. She hosts the podcast Art Is Awesome.

Articles By This Author

Emily Wilson - April 1, 2024

Mingwei is reconnecting with essential elements in Chaque souffle une danse, his new performance work on view this spring.

Emily Wilson - March 25, 2024

Laura Karpman’s Balls, about the famous 1973 tennis match, is one half of an upcoming sports-themed double bill from Opera Parallèle.

Emily Wilson - March 5, 2024

Sulker is indispensable on the local scene for her wide repertory, acting skills, and musicality.

Emily Wilson - February 27, 2024

The donation is the largest the company has ever received.

Emily Wilson - February 21, 2024

SF Performances hosts the world-renowned tenor in a recital that includes many songs off his successful recording project.

Emily Wilson - February 11, 2024

The Metropolitan Opera star chats about cultivating a relationship with the company and her upcoming nature-inspired program for Cal Performances.

Emily Wilson - January 29, 2024

The beloved longtime principal has had an exceptional career with the company over three decades.

Emily Wilson - January 8, 2024

For the first time since the pandemic, five Bay Area student ensembles are coming together in a bash thrown by the SF Symphony.

Emily Wilson - January 3, 2024

With an annual composition contest and a soon-to-be-released album, Witczyk proves new music can work on any instrument.

Emily Wilson - December 11, 2023

Smith, currently the subject of a major museum exhibition, is best remembered today for compiling the Anthology of American Folk Music.