The new season of the San Francisco Symphony begins with the anticipated Opening Night Gala on September 3rd. The black tie event will include red carpet arrivals and a sparkling wine hour, and will feature five-time Tony Award winner Audra McDonald. Michael Tilson Thomas will lead the San Francisco Symphony in a celebration of the Jazz Age.

Following the performance, guests are invited to enjoy the after-party, complete with an open bar, dancing, hor d’oeuvres from restaurants around the city, and fantastic music. Five experience options and four dining choices are available.

This season at the symphony, look for Dianne Reeves, Burt Bacharach, Liza Minnelli, Natalie Cole, Yo-Yo Ma, John Williams, Steven Spielberg, and many more. For more information and tickets, visit