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Dream of the Red Chamber

In one of China's greatest classical novels, a young nobleman must choose between his spiritual soulmate and a beautiful heiress.

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Join us for three or more operas in the 2016–17 Season and save up to 30%.

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Andrea Chénier

September 9–30, 2016

Dream of the Red Chamber

September 10–29, 2016

Don Pasquale

September 28–October 15, 2016

The Makropulos Case

October 14–29, 2016


November 5–December 6, 2016

Madame Butterfly

November 6–December 4, 2016


May 31–July 1, 2017

Don Giovanni

June 4–30, 2017

La Bohème

June 10–July 2, 2017

From the Blog

August 22, 2016

Backstage with Matthew

Today marks three weeks in my role as your new general director. It's been a fascinating time, with everything both very familiar and very new.

August 11, 2016

Looking Back: Working with David Gockley

Andrew Morgan has been with San Francisco Opera for over eight years and currently serves as Director of Individual and Leadership Giving. In today's blog post, he shares some of his fondest memories from David Gockley’s tenure with the Company.

August 4, 2016

Reasons to See 2016–17

Jennifer Jordan shares her thoughts on what's she is most excited about in our 2016–17 Season. - See more at:

Box Office dynamo Kyle Minor gives his picks for the 2016–17 season.

See more on the San Francisco Opera Blog.

Creating the Perfect Date Night

Three easy steps to creating a perfect night out.

Step 1:

We can help you pick the right opera.

Do you prefer political intrigues like House of Cards, or romances like The Notebook? Our friendly Box Office staff loves to help opera match make.

Step 2:

Explore dining and cocktail options.

Hayes Valley has both iconic classics and trendy new hot spots. Give yourself plenty of time to get here and book a table in advance.

Step 3:

Pre-order food and drinks for intermission.

Impress your guest(s) by pre-ordering champagne or truffles, and have them waiting for you the minute intermission begins. 

News From the Press Room

August 24, 2016

Public Insight forums on Aug. 29 and Sept. 1

Discussion and Q&A with the cast and creative teams for Andrea Chénier and Dream of the Red Chamber.

August 22, 2016

New Photography Exhibition Unveiled

Looking Through the Lens: The Glory of San Francisco Opera now on view in Wilsey Center for Opera.

August 1, 2016

Dream of the Red Chamber, Sept. 10

Based on classic Chinese novel, world premiere work is also a co-production with Hong Kong Arts Festival.

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