San Francisco is home to many up-and-coming culture events. This November, the city of San Francisco is filled with theatre and arts. First, head to the Orpheum Theatre for the “My Fair Lady” production and enjoy some of the most talented musicians and performers. Also, go to the Golden Gate Theatre to see the “Jesus Christ Superstar” rock opera. And then head to SFJAZZ Center for a jazz and blues concert. We also recommend visiting the Asian Art Museum to see the latest art exhibits. Finally, head to Davies Symphony Hall to savor masterpieces of classical music.
San Francisco’s arts and culture scene is truly inspiring, and is a great way to experience the city. November is a particularly good month to experience the best of the city’s artistic top picks.
The weather is just right. The theatre, music and arts scene is bursting with great performances, concerts, exhibitions and more. From music to visual art, there is always something going on in the city. See what’s coming up this month.
San Francisco theater, music and arts calendar, November 2021
November 4-7, 2021
Jesus Christ Superstar at Golden Gate Theatre
Jesus Christ Superstar, one of the most influential and controversial rock operas of all time, is a timeless testament to the enduring legacy of Jesus of Nazareth. The story brings to life the last days of Jesus’ life, from his humble birth and ministry to his betrayal, arrest, trial and crucifixion. Jesus Christ Superstar has been reproduced in every major concert hall and opera house since its debut in 1971 and has been heralded as the most successful rock opera ever written.
The Golden Gate Theatre is one of the oldest and most prestigious theatres in San Francisco. Today, it is a popular theater for touring Broadway shows, concerts, and other live performances.
November 2–28, 2021
My Fair Lady at Orpheum Theatre San Francisco
Home to the world-renowned San Francisco Ballet and opera companies, the Orpheum Theatre is one of the most famous performing arts venues of San Francisco.
November 6, 2021
Día De Los Muertos at Davies Symphony Hall
The music scene in San Francisco is unique and diverse with a spirit and energy that is unmatched.
Davies Symphony Hall is an amazing place to experience all different types of music from symphony performances and chamber music to world music, jazz, and dance.The venue has played host to many of the world’s most outstanding musicians and ensembles, including the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra of Amsterdam, the San Francisco Symphony, and more. Discover calendar of concerts at Davies Symphony Hall in November 2021.
November 8-9, 2021
Jazz and Blues
Snarky Puppy at SFJAZZ Center
SFJAZZ Center is San Francisco’s premier jazz destination. It hosts top-notch jazz and blues artists. If you’re looking for a night of great music and entertainment, make sure to enjoy improvised and free-flowing music at the mainstream and lesser-known jazz and blues venues in the San Francisco Bay Area in November.
November 18-21, 2021
Jazz and Blues
Preservation Hall Jazz Band at SFJAZZ Center
November 26, 2021
Jazz and Blues
Chester Thompson at SFJAZZ Center
November 27-28, 2021
Jazz and Blues
Merry Christmas From José James at SFJAZZ Center
Whether you’re a seasoned art aficionado or just a budding enthusiast, San Francisco is a wonderful place to explore visual arts. This November, the city’s many museums offer a wide array of art from around the world, including paintings, sculptures, photographs, and more.
Explore the latest exhibits at the Asian Art Museum, the only museum in the United States with a comprehensive collection of Asian artworks from India, China, Japan, Korea, Southeast Asia, and the Near and Middle East. Some are on display only until November 29, 2021..
Afruz Amighi: My House, My Tomb
After Hope: Videos of Resistance
Likeness and Legacy in Korean Portraiture
Memento: Jayashree Chakravarty and Lam Tung Pang
Zheng Chongbin: I Look for the Sky
teamLab: Sketch Ocean
San Francisco is the cultural center of the West Coast, with a vibrant arts scene boasting world-class institutions like the California Academy of Sciences, the Museum of Modern Art, the Asian Art Museum, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. See the most interesting art novelties in the San Francisco Bay Area in November 2021.
San Francisco is a hub for all things arts and culture. From world-famous museums and galleries to live music and theater, the city has no shortage of things to see and do.
There are so many concerts happening in the San Francisco Bay Area in November that will cater to all of your interests. Search by date, type, or location to find events happening around San Francisco. We are your go-to resource for everything from theater productions to art shows.
The arts scene in San Francisco is bustling with activity this November,so it can sometimes be difficult to find time to enjoy everything it has to offer. That’s where Encore Spotlight comes in. Encore provides a curated list of the best things to do in San Francisco Bay Area. Browse the event calendar for live music, theatre, food, and more.
The days are getting shorter, the air is getting colder, and the holidays are coming soon. It’s time to experience the best of fallin San Francisco.
It is a city of many cultures, and of many different things to do. From the iconic Golden Gate Bridge to the bustling streets of Chinatown, San Francisco has something for everyone. One of the most popular things to do is going to a concert. Whether it is a rock concert, a big band concert, a jazz concert, or a classical music concert, there is really a lot to choose from.m.