opera

09 Feb 2017

Social Justice, Political Unrest & Incredible Music at the SF Symphony

Based on the texts of feminist writers, social activists, and the brilliant music of composer John Adams

Alex Mak - Managing Editor 0
17 Apr 2015

Free Open Rehearsal and Art Installation Party: Heart of Darkness

Open Rehearsal and Art Installation party – April 24th @ 4pm at Z Space!  Have you ever wondered what goes into making operatic magic on stage?  What about pushing the boundaries of the operatic form and creating not just a production that you see, but a production that you experience?

Jay H - Bawdy Broadcaster 0
05 Oct 2020

The November 2020 BAS Voter Guide

Primarily researched and written by Stephen Torres with help from Stuart Schuffman. We stand at the precipice of one of the most polarizing federal elections that has ever occurred in this country. Each day brings another dash of chaos, and yet here we are, once again sifting through another labyrinthine

BAS Editorial Team 5
25 Sep 2011

FREE Opera at AT&T Park this Weekend

While it appears that our Giants will not be playing into October this season, you can enjoy that beautiful ballpark by the bay for FREE this weekend.  I have attempted to get into Opera, and by attempted I mean I have fallen asleep at an Opera performance at least twice,

Hugh Hunter - Economical Essayist 0
10 Feb 2011

A Guide to NYC Subway Performers

Living in this city, we’re constantly being bombarded with sights and sounds both pleasant and grating. We’re essentially being entertained 24/7. No wonder our attention span is in such a sad state of affairs. Subway performers are a daily distraction most of us take for granted, just another one of

Laura S - Spendthrift Scribe 0
20 Aug 2009

FREE Operas All Over Town! This Weekend: Stern Grove

I always thought The Opera was too high-brow for me’”that it would be all crustless sandwiches, drinking with your pinky up, and polite behavior (you’re not allowed to say ‘œfuck’ at The Opera).  But then in high school my worldly, cultured friend’s parents took us to the San Francisco Opera. 

Chloe - Pennywise Reporter 0