Previews

Each week, SFCV looks behind the scenes to give you a sneak peak of what's coming up on stages around the Bay Area...so you can learn about concerts before they happen.

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    May 17, 2016

    Artistic Director Céline Ricci reanimates another long-lost operatic gem like last year’s hit, La Cleopatra. More about Ars Minerva »

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      May 11, 2016

      Neglected as a propaganda piece for decades, Marc Blitzstein’s enormous Airborne Symphony is being revived by the appropriately named ensemble Curious Flights. More about Curious Flights »

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        May 10, 2016

        It may sound esoteric, but contact improvisation is becoming more central to contemporary dance, and is even taught at corporate retreats. More about San Francisco Conservatory of Dance »

        Artist Spotlight
        May 7, 2016

        The famous cellist is a risk-taker who loves open-hearted expressiveness and has a few, good stories to tell.

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        Hilary Hahn | Credit: Michael Patrick O'Leary
          April 18, 2016

          The violinist captures a quiet moment to reflect on her swirling world of sound, image, and nonstop creativity. More about San Francisco Symphony »

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            April 14, 2016

            The "Broadway-worthy" version of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella comes to San Francisco. More about SHN »

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            Pamela Z performing at Ars Electronica 2008 in Linz, Austria. | Credit: rubra (courtesy of Ars Electronica)
              April 14, 2016

              The multimedia pioneer’s complex layers of sight and sound may seem off-the-cuff, but there’s a world of thought and preparation behind each performance. More about Yerba Buena Center for the Arts »

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                April 12, 2016

                The wildly creative DJ and composer pairs processed recordings of a “dead” baroque ensemble with the S.F. Symphony performing live. More about San Francisco Symphony »

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                Harlem String Quartet
                  April 5, 2016

                  When necessity drove these award-winning classical musicians to experiment with jazz, their music-making got even better. More about Music at Kohl »

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                  • Family Friendly
                  March 14, 2016

                  : Chicago’s adventurous and cool percussion ensemble brings their magic to San Francisco.

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