Stanford Live's New Year
Cameron Carpenter unleashes his touring organ, a look at Bernstein and the American Sound, plus the greatest backup singer of all time.
January 19, 2018 to February 28, 2018
Stanford Live
Our Great Tchaikovsky
Brilliant composer Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky springs to life through the hands and insight of piano virtuoso Hershey Felder, whose timebending tale of culture and repression explores the mystery surrounding some of the greatest music ever written.
January 10, 2018 to February 11, 2018
SFJAZZ Winter 2017-18
January starts with jazz tap maestro Savion Glover, Marcus Gilmore, and Jack DeJohnette. Chris Botti returns; SFJAZZ Resident Artistic Director Vijay Iyer brings duos with Craig Taborn & Kris Davis; trio; sextet; and a new project, Thums Up. February opens with our annual fundraising Gala. Preservation Hall Jazz Band continues the party though the rest of the week. Cameron Carpenter (2/8–11) explores Bach organ masterworks; we celebrate Leonard Bernstein Centennial with the premiere of Opera Parallele's production of Trouble in Tahiti which will be stitched with Jake Hegge's At The Statue of Venus, 2/14–18.
January 4, 2018 to March 17, 2018
The cover image for A.C.T.'s production of A Christmas Carol
Celebrate the Holidays at A.C.T.
By Charles Dickens Adapted by Carey Perloff and Paul Walsh Music by Karl Lundeberg
December 1, 2017 to December 24, 2017
A.C.T. /American Conservatory Theatre
Around the World in 80 Days
Join fearless adventurer Phileas Fogg and his faithful valet in the original “Great Race,” circling the globe in an 1870s alive with danger, romance, and comic surprises at every turn. In the hilariously theatrical style of The 39 Steps, five actors portray dozens of characters in a thrilling race against time and treachery.
November 29, 2017 to December 31, 2017