A Heartfelt Gala

Honoring San Francisco Performances
Founder and President Ruth A. Felt

A Heartfelt Gala

Friday, September 30, 2016 | 6pm

Reception and Dinner at San Francisco City Hall
Performance at Herbst Theatre to follow
Post-Concert Dessert Reception in the Veterans Building Green Room

Gala Chairs Gussie Stewart and Fred Levin

About this Special Event

Join artists, civic leaders, and the arts community in honoring San Francisco Performances President Ruth Felt on her retirement and to celebrate the incomparable legacy and future of the organization she founded that has transformed and enhanced the Bay Area’s cultural landscape.

The black-tie evening will feature cocktails, dinner, performances by top artists including Philip Glass, Jake Heggie, Sean Jones, Sasha Cooke and others to be announced, followed by a post-concert dessert reception.

The evening will benefit SF Performances’ acclaimed education programs.


All guests will enjoy valet parking, an invitation to the cocktail reception and seated dinner in San Francisco City Hall, tickets to the gala concert at the Herbst Theatre, and access to the post-concert dessert reception in the Veterans War Memorial Green Room.

Sponsor Packages

Table sponsors will be recognized as members of the Dinner Committee in the gala formal invitation and program. Orders must be received by July 8, 2016 for recognition in the formal invitation.

Platinum Sponsor—$12,500 (table for 10)
Tax-deductible amount: $10,900

Gold Sponsor—$7,500 (table for 10)
Tax-deductible amount: $5,900

Silver Sponsor—$5,000 (table for 10)
Tax-deductible amount: $3,400

Individual Tickets

A limited number of individual tickets are now available for purchase.

Benefactor Ticket—$750
Tax-deductible amount: $590

Individual Ticket—$500
Tax-deductible amount: $340


Call: 415.677.0326
Email: emma@sfperformances.org

Please Note
All purchases are non-refundable.
Gala concert tickets will be held at the door.

Previous Years’ Season Galas