BALLET, OPERA AND SYMPHONY
THE SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONY is performed at Davies Hall, a grand glass structure that enlivens the Civic Center. The main season opens in September, with other series throughout the year. Tickets can be purchased at the box office located at Davies Hall (201 Van Ness Avenue @ Grove) 415.864.6000. www.sfsymphony.org
THE SAN FRANCISCO OPERA is performed in the War Memorial Opera House (301 Van Ness Avenue) across the street from Davies Hall. The three-month season opens in September with a grand ball. A brief summer series is also presented. For tickets and information, call 415.864.3330. www.sfopera.com
THE SAN FRANCISCO BALLET also performs in the War Memorial when the opera is not there with two major seasons, spring and fall. Performances are also during the Christmas season. For tickets and information, call 415.865.2000. www.sfballet.org
POST STREET THEATRE
450 Post St.
for tickets call 415.433.9500.