San Francisco, California is home to a rich performing arts community, offering everything from classical ballet and Broadway quality theatrical productions to modern dance and live music concerts. Whether you’re a theatre aficionado or just looking for some fun live entertainment for the evening, San Francisco’s array of performing arts will fit the bill.
One of the largest performing arts centers in the country covers seven and a half acres in San Francisco's Civic Center Historic District and features opera, symphony, modern and classical dance, theatre, recitals, plays, lectures, meetings, receptions, special screenings and gala events.
Address: 401 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco CA 94102
San Francisco Symphony and Opera House
Take in a show at the San Francisco Symphony and Opera House for a taste of Northern California’s fine cultural scene.
San Francisco Ballet
Plan an evening around the San Francisco Ballet, showcasing incredible talent in a variety of performances.
The Curran Theater’s Best of Broadway series brings the highest quality musical theatre productions and award-winning plays to the Bay Area.
Address: 445 Geary Street, San Francisco CA 94102
Golden Gate Theatre
Since 1922, this famous theatre has displayed some of the most popular theatrical works.
Address: 1 Taylor Street, San Francisco CA 94102
On the corner of Hyde and Market Streets in San Francisco, Orpheum audiences have seen an array of American theatrical entertainment pass across its stage and screen.
Address: 1192 Market St., San Francisco CA 94102
The Palace of Fine Arts Theatre
The Palace of Fine Arts Theatre seats 1, 000 in a continental-style configuration for a variety of performing arts.