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Thursday, September 21, 2023 12:00 PM - Friday, September 22, 2023 8:00 PM (PDT)


A concert about various kinds of transformation—physical, biological, emotional, environmental, and musical—with Arnold Schoenberg’s famous early Expressionist work Verklärte Nacht (Transfigured Night), arranged for piano trio by Eduard Steuermann, and "Fluid" by exciting emerging composer queer Black composer Darian Donovan Thomas (he/him), "The Dragon and the Girl" by Guggenheim Fellow Lisa Bielawa (b. 1968, she/her), "a bridge between starshine and clay" by Peruvian-Quechuan composer inti figgis-vizueta (b. 1993, she/her), plus songs by historical composer Franz Schreker (1878-1974). Hybrid concert; suggested donation for livestream of $20. There is a free, unticketed lunchtime preview at Cafe Europa, JCC East Bay on Thursday, Sept. 21 at 12 PM.

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This production has achieved a TBA Highlight! 

The Open Doors Achievement. This production has taken tangible, intentional steps to increase access for Bay Area audiences! 

What are TBA Highlights? We're honoring incredible productions across the Bay that are driving the future of theatre forward. The Highlights program uplifts specific shows that have met the important benchmarks required to earn one (or more) of our four achievements: Homegrown Achievement, Going Green Achievement, Reflection Achievement, and Open Doors Achievement. This achievement signals to you that this show is a noteworthy part of our community. When you see one of these badges you can expect to see theatre produced, rehearsed, and performed according to these values. 


$20-$25 (Preview on 9/21 at 12 PM is free and unticketed)

Old First Concerts
1751 Sacramento St.
San Francisco, CA United States
Friday: Old First Concerts, 1751 Sacramento St., SF Thursday Preview: JCC East Bay, 1414 Walnut St., Berkeley
Thursday, September 21, 2023 12:00 PM - Friday, September 22, 2023 8:00 PM (PDT)
Thursday at 12 PM and Friday at 8 PM
East Bay
San Francisco
TBA Highlight: Open Doors
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