Spring Concert at Sunnyside Conservatory on March 7

Come join the Sunnyside Neighborhood Association in its continued support of San Francisco neighborhood musicians and composers.

Date: Saturday March 7th, 2020
Time: 7:30 PM
Place: Sunnyside Conservatory, 236 Monterey Blvd, San Francisco

The Strauss Horn Concerto No. 2 was written in 1941, premiered in the US in 1948–and now premieres at the Sunnyside Conservatory, performed by hornist Alex Strachan and pianist Jason Oestenstad. Continue reading “Spring Concert at Sunnyside Conservatory on March 7”

CANCELLED: Something wicked good this way comes: MacBeth at Sunnyside Conservatory

[Update Mar 7: This performance is cancelled and will be rescheduled later.]

All are invited to attend William Shakespeare’s MACBETH, performed by San Francisco Shakespeare Festival’s touring troupe, Shakespeare On Tour. Sunday March 8th, 2020 at 2 PM. Admission free. This is the fifth year of Shakespeare at the Sunnyside Conservatory. Sponsored by Sunnyside Neighborhood Association.

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You won’t want to miss this thrilling tale of misguided ambition and its consequences! A trio of mysterious witches predicts that Macbeth will become King… but at what cost?

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His irrational desire to become ruler through any means possible results in his inevitable downfall as he begins a journey of betrayal and deceit that ends tragically for himself and Scotland.

At the end of this hour-long production the cast will take questions from the audience.

Click here for a synopsis of the play (PDF).  Continue reading “CANCELLED: Something wicked good this way comes: MacBeth at Sunnyside Conservatory”

2019 Jack-o-Lantern Stroll. Sunnyside Neighborhood Association. Photo by Laura Mitic

Jack-O-Lantern Stroll

Last Sunday evening SNA held the second annual Jack-o-Lantern Stroll at Sunnyside Conservatory, lighting and displaying numerous jack-o-lanterns from local residents who enjoyed the hot chocolate and the good company.

2019 Jack-o-Lantern Stroll. Sunnyside Neighborhood Association. Photo by Kenneth Hollenbeck
2019 Jack-o-Lantern Stroll. Sunnyside Neighborhood Association. Photo by Kenneth Hollenbeck
2019 Jack-o-Lantern Stroll. Sunnyside Neighborhood Association. Photo by Kenneth Hollenbeck
2019 Jack-o-Lantern Stroll. Sunnyside Neighborhood Association. Photo by Kenneth Hollenbeck

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Jack-O-Lantern Stroll at Sunnyside Conservatory on Sunday Oct 27

SNA is sponsoring the Second Annual Jack-o-Lantern Stroll on Sunday Oct 27th, from 6:00 to 7:30 PM.

Your jack-o-lantern helps makes the event special. Drop off your carved pumpkin creation by 5:30 PM, and we will arrange them with (safe) lighting. Return at 6:00 PM to enjoy a family-friendly party with hot chocolate and cookies! Sunnyside Conservatory, 236 Monterey Blvd.

You can also com earlier to the Pumpkin-Carving Event at the conservatory from 1:30 to 4:30 PM. Kid-friendly carving tools provided.

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Free concert at Sunnyside Conservatory on July 11

On Thursday July 11 (7 to 8 PM) you are invited to a free music event featuring local talent, sponsored by Sunnyside Neighborhood Association, at Sunnyside Conservatory (236 Monterey Blvd):

Young, Old, New and Bold: a concert of new and old tunes, young performers, not so young performers.

  • The Sunny Winds, comprised of neighborhood denizens: Danessa Miller, clarinet, Ruth Keys, flute, Louise Pescetta, oboe, Jason Gibbs, bassoon, and Carol Yarbrough, horn. Guest: Alex Strachan, horn.
  • The Jostlein Players: Thomas and Trish Jostlein, St. Louis Symphony horns, and their sons, Klaus, violin and Max, cello.

Free to all! 

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Sponsored by Sunnyside Neighborhood Association.