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Head Over Heels

Curran Theatre Apr 10 - May 6, 2018

A tantalising new musical featuring the music of the Go-Go's!

Head Over Heels, Curran Theatre, San Francisco

This isn't your ordinary biographical juke-box musical charting the life and times of one of the worlds most beloved bands, Head Over Heels provides us with something different entirely. From the minds...

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The Color Purple

Orpheum Theatre May 1 - 27, 2018

The Tony Winner arrives fresh from Broadway!

The Color Purple, Orpheum Theatre, San Francisco
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating
tony award

Winner of 2 Tony Awards

The Tony & Grammy-winning The Color Purple arrives fresh from Broadway for this acclaimed production's first US tour. This iconic story follows Celie, a young woman living in early 1900s America. Both...

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Itzhak Perlman

Davies Symphony Hall Mar 16 - May 20, 2018

Even after you've stepped away from the grandeur and dim lighting, you wonder how he made it look and sound so effortless.

Itzhak Perlman, Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco

The Grammy- and Emmy Award-winning Israeli-American is renowned as the pre-eminent violinist of the 20th century after coming to prominence at the tender age of 13 on the Ed Sullivan Show in 1958. Despite...

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Father Comes Home From Wars

A.C.T Geary Theatre Apr 25 - May 20, 2018

A new American Odyssey

Father Comes Home From Wars, ACT Geary Theatre, San Francisco

From Pulitzer Prize-winner Suzan-Lori Parks, and directed by Liz Diamond, comes a deeply powerful and lyrical new play. Set against the backdrop of the American Civil War, one man is given the choice;...

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San Francisco Symphony - Berlioz Requiem

Davies Symphony Hall May 6, 2018

Experience Berlioz' tremendous Grande Messe des morts.

San Francisco Symphony Berlioz Requiem, Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco

Experience the tremendous power of 300 performers as the San Francisco Symphony, Chorus, Young Woman's Choral Project of San Francisco and the Golden Gate Men's Chorus come together to perform Berlioz's...

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San Francisco Ballet - Unbound: Program A

War Memorial Opera House Apr 20 - May 3, 2018

A dozen world premieres from dance's most exciting choreographers

San Francisco Ballet Unbound Program A, War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco

Always at the forefront of the artform, San Francisco Ballet presents a festival of brand new works by some of the dance world's most innovative choreographers, including Christopher Wheeldon and Justin...

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San Francisco Ballet - Unbound: Program B

War Memorial Opera House Apr 21 - May 4, 2018

A dozen world premieres from dance's most exciting choreographers

San Francisco Ballet Unbound Program B, War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco

Always at the forefront of the artform, San Francisco Ballet presents a festival of brand new works by some of the dance world's most innovative choreographers, including Christopher Wheeldon and Justin...

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San Francisco Ballet - Unbound: Program C

War Memorial Opera House Apr 24 - May 5, 2018

A dozen world premieres from dance's most exciting choreographers

San Francisco Ballet Unbound Program C, War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco

Always at the forefront of the artform, San Francisco Ballet presents a festival of brand new works by some of the dance world's most innovative choreographers, including Christopher Wheeldon and Justin...

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San Francisco Ballet - Unbound: Program D

War Memorial Opera House Apr 26 - May 1, 2018

A dozen world premieres from dance's most exciting choreographers

San Francisco Ballet Unbound Program D, War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco

Always at the forefront of the artform, San Francisco Ballet presents a festival of brand new works by some of the dance world's most innovative choreographers, including Christopher Wheeldon and Justin...

Prices from: $70

Yuja Wang

Davies Symphony Hall May 6, 2018

A pianist of prodigious talent

Yuja Wang, Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco

A player of peerless speed and insight, Yuja Wang is one of the finest pianists alive today. Born in Beijing, she began piano lessons at the age of six, and was instantly enthralled by the instrument....

Prices from: $275

San Francisco Symphony - Youth Orchestra

Davies Symphony Hall May 13, 2018

A symphonic training program enables talented young musicians a chance to shine

San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra, Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating

A program renowned as providing tuition-free orchestral training for gifted young musicians, this season the San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra celebrates its 35th anniversary. November will bring...

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San Francisco Symphony - Brahms Violin Concerto

Davies Symphony Hall May 3 - 5, 2018

Young violin virtuoso Ray Chen performs Brahms' Violin Concerto

San Francisco Symphony Brahms Violin Concerto, Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco

Ray Chen represents the future of classical music. The virtuosic violinist not only plays with such singular vision and technique that audiences flock to his concerts, but the young performer has amassed...

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San Francisco Symphony - Gautier Capucon

Davies Symphony Hall May 10 - 12, 2018

Dynamic young cello virtuoso Gautier Capucon performs Saint-Saen's Cello Concerto No. 1

San Francisco Symphony Gautier Capucon, Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco

Considered to be a rising force to be reckoned with in the upper echelons of the classical music world, Gauiter Capucon is a dynamic young performer whose mastery of tone and powerful yet nuanced style...

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San Francisco Symphony - Music for Families

Davies Symphony Hall May 19, 2018

A wonderful way to introduce children to the magic of classical music!

San Francisco Symphony Music for Families, Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco

Classical music often evokes images of elitism and life behind the velvet rope, and is not often a family-friendly affair. But the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra is smashing down barriers with their...

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San Francisco Symphony - The Labeque Sisters

Davies Symphony Hall May 31 - Jun 2, 2018

French piano duo the Labeque Sisters perform Bruch's Concerto for Two Pianos

San Francisco Symphony The Labeque Sisters, Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco

The Labeque sisters are not only bonded together by blood, but by the interweaving melodies and harmonies they play together. Arguably the most famous piano duo in the world, french siblings Katia and...

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Paul Simon

Oracle Arena May 25, 2018

Bidding the world farewell on his Homeward Bound tour

Paul Simon, Oracle Arena, San Francisco

One of modern music's true founding fathers, Simon found worldwide fame in the 1960s as one half of the folk duo Simon and Garfunkel. Simon's solo career presented him with a second wind in the 1980s as...

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Pink

Oracle Arena May 18 - 19, 2018

PiNK is back on the road with Beautiful Trauma World Tour!

Pink, Oracle Arena, San Francisco

Multi Grammy-Award winner P!NK is back on the road with Beautiful Drama World Tour in support of her highly anticipated seventh studio album; Beautiful Trauma. The last tour P!NK performed was in 2014...

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Kendrick Lamar with SZA and Schoolboy Q

Oracle Arena May 8, 2018

An all-star tour with Grammy winning Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick Lamar with SZA and Schoolboy Q, Oracle Arena, San Francisco

Get ready for a tour like no other! One that features nearly an entire recording labels roster of artists. Top Dawg Entertainment, the LA based recording company, has churned out some of the best hip-hop...

Prices from: $105

Khalid

Bill Graham Civic Auditorium May 5 - 6, 2018

The rising R&B artist heads out on 'The Roxy Tour'

Khalid, Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, San Francisco

Following five Grammy nominations, the 19-year-old rising R&B star Khalid is embarking on a new headlining tour dubbed "The Roxy Tour". The tour will feature tracks off his acclaimed debut album, American...

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Todd Rundgren

Nob Hill Masonic Center May 30, 2018

Guitarist, producer and all-round rock legend!

Todd Rundgren, Nob Hill Masonic Center, San Francisco

Rock 'n' roll icon, guitarist, interactive progenitor, singer/songwriter and record producer Todd Rundgren comes to town in 2018. Years of experience and critical acclaim have by no means made Rundgren...

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Audra McDonald

Davies Symphony Hall May 18, 2018

See the six time Tony winner in the flesh!

Audra McDonald, Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating

After her turn in Broadway's Shuffle Along, and welcoming a baby girl into the world, Audra McDonald is back on the road. An Award record breaker, Audra has six Tonys to her name, making her not only the...

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MGMT

The Warfield May 15, 2018

MGMT hit the road in support of their fourth upcoming album, Little Dark Age!

MGMT, The Warfield, San Francisco

Brooklyn's MGMT surged to stardom between 2007 and 2009 with their now-classic debut album Oracular Spectacular featuring hit single 'Time To Pretend', 'Kids' and 'Electric Feel'. Head down for the best...

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David Sedaris

Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium May 10, 2018

Bitingly dry satire from the king of laconic storytelling

David Sedaris, Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium, San Francisco

David Sedaris is a Grammy Award-nominated humorist, writer, comedian, bestselling author, and radio contributor. Much of his humor is is drawn from his unconventional North Carolina upbringing, his varied...

Prices from: $160

Joey Badass

Regency Ballroom May 8, 2018

Authentic hip hop prodigy Joey Badass heads out on tour!

Joey Badass, Regency Ballroom, San Francisco

After a couple of newly released tracks, the Brooklyn native rapper who founded hip-hop collective 'Pro Era' is ready to perform across America. His new song 'Thugz Cry' has been acclaimed for how the...

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Steven Wilson

The Fillmore May 11, 2018

The Porcupine Tree founder tours his electrifying brand of prog

Steven Wilson, The Fillmore, San Francisco

As well as co-founding the band Porcupine Tree, acting as its lead guitarist, singer and songwriter, prog rock great Wilson has also been a member of several other bands in addition to his successful solo...

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John Prine

The Warfield May 24, 2018

One of Bob Dylan's favourite songwriters

John Prine, The Warfield, San Francisco

If there was any justice in the world, John Prine would be a household name. Playing in the Chicago folk scene of the early 70s, Prine was plucked from obscurity by Kris Kristofferson, an endorsement which...

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Lynyrd Skynyrd

Shoreline Amphitheatre May 25, 2018

Say farewell to Lynyrd Skynyrd as they hit the road one last time with their Last Of The Street Survivors farewell tour!

Lynyrd Skynyrd, Shoreline Amphitheatre, San Francisco

The South's favourite rock band, Lynyrd Skynyrd has been together, in one form or another, since 1964. Their signature is the magical blend of not two but three guitars, which have weaved their way through...

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Maks and Val

Ruth Finley Person Theater May 14, 2018

The stars of Dancing With The Stars bring you Confidential!

Maks and Val, Ruth Finley Person Theater, San Francisco

After the sell-out success of their Our Way national tour, Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Valentin Chmerkovskiy present their brand new show Confidential. Stars of the hit ABC show Dancing With The Stars, Maks...

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Peter Hook

The Warfield May 12, 2018

The Substance Tour

Peter Hook, The Warfield, San Francisco

The former bassist and co-founder of English rock groups Joy Division and New Order has carved out a successful, albeit low-key musical career since the latter disbanded in 2007. Nowadays he can be found...

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Wild Child

The Chapel May 2, 2018

Wild Child head out on tour once again!

Wild Child, The Chapel, San Francisco

Hailing from Austin, TX, this pop-rock band have won accolades galore for their eclectic sound, and have been hailed as one of the city's top acts since the release of their debut album Pillow Talk in...

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887 - Ex Machina

Zellerbach Hall May 4 - 5, 2018

Unique performance from Canadian writer Robert Lepage

887 Ex Machina, Zellerbach Hall, San Francisco

After being asked to recite a poem he couldn't remember, play creator Robert Lepage used a method called 'the memory palace,' where places are used to bring back memories to remember what he had written...

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Andrew McMahon

The Fillmore May 16, 2018

The Jack's Mannequin frontman hits the road for an acoustic tour, The Pen and The Piano tour

Andrew McMahon, The Fillmore, San Francisco

Once best known as the lead vocalist and main composer of the bands Something Corporate and Jack's Mannequin, indie king Andrew McMahon has risen up under a solo moniker to critical and commercial success....

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The Weepies

The Fillmore May 12, 2018

The folk-pop duo continue their comeback

The Weepies, The Fillmore, San Francisco

Folk-pop duo (and husband and wife) The Weepies returned last year with Sirens, their first full-length record in five years. The record comes at the end of a tough period for the band, with founding member...

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An Entomologist's Love Story

San Francisco Playhouse May 8 - Jun 23, 2018

Every line of dialogue counts here. Ross's observations about life and happiness strike more than a few chords.

An Entomologists Love Story, San Francisco Playhouse, San Francisco

Skizzy Mars

Slims May 1, 2018

Prices from: $71

Charlotte Cardin

The Chapel May 1, 2018

Sunny Sweeney (21+ Event)

Hotel Utah Saloon May 1, 2018

Prices from: $33

Japandroids (21+ Event)

The Independent May 1, 2018

Prices from: $83

Sons of Apollo

The Regency Ballroom May 2, 2018

Prices from: $138

Colter Wall (21+ Event)

The Independent May 2, 2018

Prices from: $47

Khruangbin

Fillmore San Francisco May 1, 2018 - May 2, 2018

Prices from: $47

Lissie (21+ Event)

The Independent May 3, 2018

Prices from: $36

Michael Wolff

Nourse Theatre May 3, 2018

Prices from: $150

Saba

Slims May 3, 2018

Prices from: $186

Dagny

Rickshaw Stop May 4, 2018

Prices from: $48

Injury Reserve

Slims May 4, 2018

Prices from: $195

Kasbo (21+ Event)

The Independent May 4, 2018

Prices from: $75

Hot Buttered Rum

Fillmore San Francisco May 4, 2018

Prices from: $45

Melvin Seals and JGB

Warfield May 5, 2018

Prices from: $195

Con Brio

Fillmore San Francisco May 5, 2018

Prices from: $52

Ekolu

Neck of the Woods May 5, 2018

Prices from: $40

Baths

The Independent May 5, 2018

Prices from: $38

Myles Kennedy

Slims May 5, 2018

Prices from: $82

Piff the Magic Dragon

Cobbs Comedy Club May 4, 2018 - May 5, 2018

Prices from: $41

Boombox Cartel

The Regency Ballroom May 5, 2018

Prices from: $34

Dessa (21+ Event)

The Independent May 6, 2018

Prices from: $34

IAMX

Great American Music Hall May 7, 2018

Prices from: $63

Vinyl Vaudeville (21+ Event)

The Independent May 7, 2018

Prices from: $35

Rainbow Kitten Surprise

Fillmore San Francisco May 8, 2018

Prices from: $52

Frenship (21+ Event)

The Independent May 8, 2018

Prices from: $74

Dr. Jordan Peterson

Nob Hill Masonic Center May 9, 2018

Prices from: $94

George FitzGerald (21+ Event)

The Independent May 9, 2018

Prices from: $35

Yung Gravy

Slims May 9, 2018

Prices from: $50

Born Ruffians

Slims May 10, 2018

Prices from: $78

Alela Diane

The Chapel May 10, 2018

Prices from: $32

Zoe

Nob Hill Masonic Center May 11, 2018

Prices from: $60

Editors

The Regency Ballroom May 11, 2018

Prices from: $47

Nada Surf

Great American Music Hall May 11, 2018

Prices from: $98

Rogue Wave

The Independent May 11, 2018

Prices from: $41

Brent Cobb

The Chapel May 12, 2018

Prices from: $32

Pokey LaFarge

Great American Music Hall May 12, 2018

Prices from: $82

Pedro the Lion (21+ Event)

The Independent May 12, 2018

Prices from: $33

Dan St. Germain (18+ Event)

Punch Line San Francisco May 9, 2018 - May 12, 2018

Prices from: $36

San Francisco Symphony

Davies Symphony Hall May 13, 2018

Prices from: $104

Human League

The Regency Ballroom May 13, 2018

Prices from: $75

Ezra Furman (21+ Event)

The Independent May 13, 2018

Prices from: $77

San Francisco Comedy Showcase (18+ Event)

Punch Line San Francisco May 13, 2018

Prices from: $25

Mount Kimbie

The Chapel May 14, 2018

Prices from: $35

Jay Farrar

The Chapel May 17, 2018

Prices from: $38

Petty Theft - Tom Petty Tribute Band

Slims May 18, 2018

Prices from: $80

Al Stewart

Great American Music Hall May 19, 2018

Prices from: $195

California Honeydrops

Fillmore San Francisco May 19, 2018

Prices from: $45

Laura Veirs

The Chapel May 21, 2018

Tyrone Wells

Great American Music Hall May 23, 2018

Prices from: $79

Pond (18+ Event)

Bimbos 365 Club May 23, 2018

Prices from: $33

Tank and The Bangas

Fillmore San Francisco May 24, 2018

Prices from: $71

Magic Giant

The Chapel May 25, 2018

Prices from: $32

Lawrence (21+ Event)

The Independent May 25, 2018

Prices from: $35

Lake Street Dive

Fillmore San Francisco May 25, 2018

Prices from: $105

San Francisco Symphony - Kirill Gerstein

Davies Symphony Hall May 25, 2018 - May 26, 2018

Prices from: $89

Hinds

The Independent May 26, 2018

Prices from: $28

Brian Jonestown Massacre (21+ Event)

Bimbos 365 Club May 25, 2018 - May 26, 2018

Prices from: $41

Jimmy O Yang

Punch Line San Francisco May 25, 2018 - May 26, 2018

Prices from: $39

Organ Recital

Davies Symphony Hall May 27, 2018

Prices from: $70

Tom Jones (Rescheduled from 9/26/2017)

Nob Hill Masonic Center May 29, 2018

Prices from: $88

Damien Jurado

The Chapel May 29, 2018

Prices from: $35

GBH

The Independent May 30, 2018

Prices from: $41

Power Trip

Great American Music Hall May 31, 2018

Prices from: $77

Eels

Fillmore San Francisco May 31, 2018

Prices from: $65


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