War Memorial Opera House
301 Van Ness Avenue
Approximate running time: 150 minutes.
This is the Final Dress Rehearsal for Dolores Claiborne
with singers, orchestra and chorus.
Desperate. Passionate. Trapped. Dolores Claiborne is willing to do whatever it takes to save herself and her daughter—even if that means taking a life. One of the most compelling characters to emerge from the imagination of Stephen King, the feisty Maine housekeeper is a natural fit for opera—and specifically for the dark theatricality of American composer Tobias Picker, who "embraces opera as a populist art form" and "does so with undeniable skill" (The New York Times
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about the Dolores Claiborne
to attend this event. Doors open at 1:30pm; you may enter through any public door.
This event is a benefit for Sustaining Patron ($1,000) members and above. Membership card is required for admission. To upgrade your membership to the Sustaining Patron ($1,000) level or to check your membership status, please call (415) 565-6416.