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  • San Francisco Opera - The Magic Flute

    Until Jun 30, 2024

  • San Francisco Opera - Innocence

    Until Jun 21, 2024

  • San Francisco Opera - Partenope

    Jun 15 - 28, 2024

  • Ina Garten

    Oct 28, 2024

  • San Francisco Ballet - The Nutcracker

    Dec 14 - 21, 2024

San Francisco Opera - The Magic Flute Poster

San Francisco Opera - The Magic Flute

Until June 30, 2024

San Francisco Opera present this gloriously unique production, taking The Magic Flute into out-of-the-ordinary territory, celebrating silent cinema and the history of early animation, shifting Mozart's masterpiece into a new dimension. A perennial favorite with audiences around the world, this new production of family-friendly opera The Magic Flute is a fantastic way to experience the magic of opera, for both beginners and seasoned pros!

San Francisco Opera - Innocence Poster

San Francisco Opera - Innocence

Until June 21, 2024

Grammy Award-winning composer Kaija Saariaho's work, Innocence, is coming to the San Francisco Opera for its American premiere this summer. Created in 2018, Saariaho teamed up with Finnish libretto Sofi Oksanen to explore deep into the depths of family secrets, drama, and tragedy. Clement Mao-Takacs, a specialist in Saariaho's work, will be conducting a host of international actors and singers, who will perform the work in multiple languages. An ambitious and dramatic masterpiece that can't be missed!

San Francisco Opera - Partenope Poster

San Francisco Opera - Partenope

June 15 - 28, 2024

Christoper Alden's stylish production of Handel's outstanding romantic comedy returns to the War Memorial Opera House for the 2023/24 season. Once again transporting the action from ancient Naples to the modish Paris of the Jazz Age, as inspired by the work of Man Ray. Julie Fuchs makes her San Francisco Opera debut as the titular Partenope, alongside her suitors: Daniela Mack as Rosmira, Carlo Vistoli as Arsace, Nicholas Tamanga as Armindo and Alek Shrader as Emilio.

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Ina Garten

October 28, 2024

Ina Garten is one foodie with an unusual start - she has an MBA instead of any formal chef training, and started her career working for the White House's nuclear programme. Our tastebuds are eternally grateful however that she left her office job to run a small food store in the Hamptons called the Barefoot Contessa, a move which kick-started her dream job as a full-time foodie. This year, Garten invites you behind the scenes for an intimate conversation as she discusses her new long awaited memoir: Be Ready When The Luck Happens.

San Francisco Ballet - The Nutcracker Poster

San Francisco Ballet - The Nutcracker

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December 14 - 21, 2024

San Francisco Ballet's sparkling production of Nutcracker has introduced audiences of all ages to the magnificent world of ballet. This holiday season, experience the beauty and athleticism of SF Ballet's international cast of world-class dancers in Nutcracker, a San Francisco tradition since 1944. Accompanied by a sensational live orchestra performing Tchaikovsky's timeless score.

War Memorial Opera House

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301 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102

  • Year opened: 1932
  • Capacity: 3346
  • Merchandise booths
  • Disabled access
  • Air conditioning
  • In-house bar
  • Coat check

The War Memorial Opera House was built and opened in 1932, providing a home for the San Francisco Ballet from its earliest days and was at the time, the largest and most technologically advanced in the United States. The venue underwent a huge renovation following the cataclysmic 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake and now boasts a modern yet luxurious interior, with disability access and various bars and booths for patrons to use during intermissions, making it both a local and international landmark in the world of theater.

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