Davies Symphony Hall

The San Francisco Symphony announces its annual holiday concert season | November 30 - December 31, 2017

What’s Happening: Seth MacFarlane headlines San Francisco Symphony holiday concerts

Comedian, actor, and all-round guy-with-the-smile Seth MacFarlane is set to headline the San Francisco Symphony annual holiday concert season. We have those details and more below, including the full schedule. Mark your calendars, once again SF Symphony has pulled out all the stops. Grammy Award-nominated Seth MacFarlane will join the...
Pixar in Concert San Francisco Summer Concert Series 2017

What’s Happening: San Francisco Symphony announces summer line-up

"Summer with the Symphony" runs July 4-29. Highlights include Pixar in Concert, Ben Folds with the SFS, A Night at the Moulin Rouge with Storm Large, and an all-American program with music of Bernstein and Gershwin with Rhiannon Giddens.
SFGMC Tales of Our City Spring Concert Review

Opening the Pearly Gates: SF Gay Men’s Chorus at Davies

The audience was on their feet before raconteur, writer and de facto social historian Armistead Maupin regaled the audience without resorting to the old saw, he said, of “walking ten miles through the snow for a blow job."

Portland’s Finest: Pink Martini & The von Trapps at Davies (Review)

Going from improbable to even more so, they performed Hushabye Mountain from “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.” However, for all practical purposes, Dick van Dyke never saw this version. Thomas Lauderdale was right in saying that it sounded crossed with Mozart’s Requiem.

Janelle Monáe shines again

That I had goose bumps yet again after a Janelle Monáe performance probably tells me everything I need to know.

Janelle Monáe to perform at San Francisco gala

Janelle Monáe's duet with the band Fun ("We Are Young") was a smash hit last year reaching number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

Stark Insider TV: Behind the Scenes at Beach Blanket Babylon (Plus: 300 Gay Guys!)

I was invited to check out Beach Blanket Babylon rehearsing with the SF Gay Men's Chorus. Somewhere in an unknown location deep within the City is the scene you see here in this special behind-the-scenes Stark Insider TV segment.

Me and 300+ of my closest gay guys

I was invited to go behind the scenes during rehearsals at Beach Blanket Babylon and the SF Gay Men's Chorus to get a peek at what we can expect when the show 'Snow White & her Merry Men' hits Davies Symphony Hall.