Release date: 6/23/2014

Single Tickets for San Francisco Opera's 2014-15 Season on Sale June 30, 2014

New Season-Opening Production of Bellini's Norma; Berlioz's Les Troyens;
World Premiere of Marco Tutino and Fabio Ceresa's La Ciociara;
Company Premieres of Carlisle Floyd’s Susannah and Handel’s Partenope;
New Production of Puccini’s La Bohème
Company Revivals of Rossini’s La Cenerentola,
Verdi’s Un Ballo in Maschera, Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro and Puccini’s Tosca
 

All performances feature the San Francisco Opera Orchestra and Chorus
at the War Memorial Opera House

 

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Single (non-subscription) tickets for San Francisco Opera’s 2014–15 Season, running from September 5 through December 7, 2014 and June 7 through July 5, 2015, go on sale June 30, 2014. The San Francisco Opera Box Office, located at 301 Van Ness Avenue in San Francisco, is open Monday 10 a.m.–5 p.m. and Tuesday–Friday 10 a.m.–6 p.m. as well as Saturday 10 a.m.–6 p.m. during performance season for in-person sales or by phone at (415) 864-3330; tickets are also available for online purchase at sfopera.com
 
Signature presentations of the Company’s 92nd Season include Les Troyens (The Trojans), the epic French opera by Hector Berlioz starring Anna Caterina Antonacci, Susan Graham, Bryan Hymel and Sasha Cooke, conducted by Donald Runnicles and featuring the U.S. debut of the new David McVicar production; the Company premiere of American composer Carlisle Floyd’s music drama Susannah with Patricia Racette and Brandon Jovanovich; the Company premiere of George Frideric Handel’s Partenope, presented on the War Memorial Opera House stage in the Olivier Award-winning production by Christopher Alden with Baroque music specialist Christian Curnyn leading an exceptional cast including Danielle de Niese and David Daniels; and the world premiere of Italian composer Marco Tutino’s La Ciociara (Two Women) set to a libretto by the composer and Fabio Ceresa and starring Anna Caterina Antonacci, Stephen Costello and Mark Delavan, with stage direction by Francesca Zambello and conducted by Nicola Luisotti.
 
Vincenzo Bellini’s bel canto masterwork Norma starring Sondra Radvanovsky and presented in a new and highly theatrical production directed by Kevin Newbury opens the Company’s 2014–15 Season on September 5; The season also includes Giacomo Puccini’s beloved La Bohème presented in a new-to-San Francisco production and featuring two distinguished casts; and revivals of four classic and popular San Francisco Opera productions: Giuseppe Verdi’s Un Ballo in Maschera (A Masked Ball) with a cast including Krassimira Stoyanova, Heidi Stober, Ramón Vargas and Thomas Hampson; Giacomo Puccini’s Tosca with Lianna Haroutounian; Gioachino Rossini’s La Cenerentola (Cinderella) Starring Karine Deshayes in the title role and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) brought to life by a young ensemble cast including Philippe Sly, Lisette Oropesa, Nadine Sierra, Kate Lindsey and Luca Pisaroni. November will also feature two special performances of La Bohème for Families with special family pricing. All performances feature the San Francisco Opera Orchestra and Chorus at the historic War Memorial Opera House.
 
Please note that all evening performances in the 2014–15 Season will have a curtain time of 7:30 p.m. The only exceptions include all evening performances of Les Troyens which will begin at 6 p.m. due to the opera’s length, and the September 5 season opening night performance of Norma, which will remain at 8 p.m. Matinee performances will continue to begin at 2 p.m., except the June 7 matinee of Les Troyens, which will begin at 1 p.m.
 
 
TICKETS AND INFORMATION
            Single tickets for San Francisco Opera’s 2014-15 Season are priced from $25 to $370 for all operas except Les Troyens; Single tickets for Les Troyens are priced from $32 to $480. Tickets for the November 22 and 29, 2014 La Bohème for Families presentations are priced from $15 to $50 for children and $30 to $100 for adults. A $1 facility fee is included in Balcony Side, Rear and Front sections. All other sections include a $2 per ticket facility fee.
            Please visit sfopera.com for further details, or call the Opera Box Office at (415) 864-3330. San Francisco Opera Box Office hours: Monday 10am–5pm; Tuesday through Friday 10am–6pm; Saturday 10am–6pm during performance season. All cast, programs, prices and schedules are subject to change.