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Show Boat

  • War Memorial Opera House 301 Van Ness Avenue (map)

Music By Jerome Kern - Book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II

Based on the novel Show Boat by Edna Ferber

To be presented as a San Francisco Opera premiere at War Memorial Opera House in San Francisco, CA.

A true classic of American musical theater, this tale of life on the Mississippi from the 1880s to the 1920s is both a poignant love story and a powerful reminder of the bitter legacy of racism.


Performance: Young Man


Earlier Event: May 2
Tawawa House
Later Event: September 6
Stars of Lyric Opera at Millennium Park