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David Gockley Gala Concert

Please join us as we celebrate David Gockley’s remarkable tenure as San Francisco Opera’s general director.

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News From the Press Room

March 1, 2016

Celebrating David! Gala Concert

San Francisco Opera celebrates David Gockley’s remarkable career with a star-studded gala concert on June 16.

January 11, 2016

2016–17 Season Announced

A world premiere, classic operas, new productions, and the world's leading artists featured in the 2016–17 Season.

November 16, 2015

Diane B. Wilsey Center for Opera Opens February 2016

Details announced for San Francisco Opera's Diane B. Wilsey Center for Opera.

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