San Francisco Opera gets out of the gate quickly this year, with a number of events starting on Friday, with the Opera Ball followed by the opening of Andrea Chénier, set during the French Revolution… On Saturday, it’s the world premiere of Bright Sheng’s opera Dream of the Red Chamber, and Sunday afternoon they’ll present the free Opera in the Park concert in Golden Gate Park. New General Director Matthew Shilvock gives a preview.

Posted 9/6/2016 12:00:08 AM