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  • San Francisco Ballet - Swan Lake

    Until Mar 3, 2024

  • San Francisco Ballet - A Midsummer Night's Dream

    Mar 12 - 23, 2024

  • San Francisco Ballet - Next at 90

    Apr 2 - 13, 2024

  • San Francisco Ballet - Dos Mujeres

    Apr 6 - 14, 2024

  • San Francisco Opera - The Magic Flute

    May 30 - Jun 30, 2024

San Francisco Ballet - Swan Lake Poster

San Francisco Ballet - Swan Lake

Until March 3, 2024

Lauded by critics and audiences alike when it first premiered in 2009, Helgi Tomasson's production of Swan Lake returns as part of the acclaimed Artistic Director's final season with the Company. Seduction, innocence and sorcery are the key themes in the world's most famous ballet, adapted from Marius Petipa's original work, complete with stunning costumes, and ethereal special effects.

San Francisco Ballet - A Midsummer Night's Dream Poster

San Francisco Ballet - A Midsummer Night's Dream

March 12 - 23, 2024

Experience the enchantment and whimsy of Shakespeare's enduring supernatural comedy fused with the beauty of George Balanchine's breathtaking choreography in the San Francisco Ballet's latest production of A Midsummer Night's Dream. Last performed over three decades ago, the winning ballet was created by the balletmaster in 1962 and is set to the music of Mendelssohn's Midsummer Night's Dream overture and incidental music, works said to inspire Balanchine to create the ballet in the first place.

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San Francisco Ballet - Next at 90

April 2 - 13, 2024

One of the most influential ballet companies in the world, San Fransico Ballet returns with its ninetieth season of cutting-edge choreography in this triple-bill spectacle! Celebrate 90 years of dazzling performances with the creators who brought you the first full-length productions of classic dance productions such as Swan Lake (1940) and Nutcracker (1944). This is San Francisco - Next at 90, a stunning world of dance and concepts waiting to be explored!

San Francisco Ballet - Dos Mujeres Poster

San Francisco Ballet - Dos Mujeres

April 6 - 14, 2024

San Francisco Ballet present boundary-pushing works by two talented women, about two powerful female icons in culture, both fictional and historical. Olivier-Award winning choreographer Arielle Smith's stunning take on the opera classic Carmen features for its world premiere, with a soundtrack written by the Grammy winning jazz musician and composer Arturo O'Farrill.

San Francisco Opera - The Magic Flute Poster

San Francisco Opera - The Magic Flute

May 30 - 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!

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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