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2015–16 Tickets on Sale Now

2015–16 Tickets on Sale Now

Join us for a stunning new Lucia di Lammermoor, the bloody good Sweeney Todd, the enchanting The Magic Flute and so much more!

2015–16 Design Your Own Season

2015–16 Design Your Own Season

Now save up to 30% off regular tickets when you design your own season. Our 3-opera packages start at $87.

Show Your Passion for Opera

Show Your Passion for Opera

Make a gift today and enjoy exclusive membership benefits while supporting great opera!

Merola Summer Opera

Merola Summer Opera

Join the Merola Opera Program this summer for Don Pasquale and the annual Merola Grand Finale. 

The Marriage of Figaro on KDFC

The Marriage of Figaro on KDFC

Tune in Sunday, September 6 at 8pm for a broadcast of Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro with Philippe Sly, Lisette Oropesa, Nadine Sierra, Kate Lindsay and Luca Pisaroni.

Give the Gift of Opera

Give the Gift of Opera

Share your love of opera with a gift certificate! Available in any denomination. To purchase, call the Box Office at (415) 864-3330.

Show Boat DVDs on sale

Show Boat DVDs on sale

Order our spectacular production of Show Boat starring Heidi Stober, Michael Todd Simpson, Bill Irwin, Patricia Racette, and more!

The Magic Flute Highlights
San Francisco Opera Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Rory Macdonald. 1) Nathan Gunn as Papageno; 2) Alek Shrader as Tamino; 3) Albina Shagimuratova as The Queen of the Night; 4) Heidi Stober as Pamina; 5) Etienne Julius Valdez, Joshua Reiner, John Walsh; 6) Nadine Sierra as Papagena and Nathan Gunn and 7) San Francisco Opera Chorus.
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The Cats of San Francisco Opera
This week we are turning our attention to our feline friends. Here's to those furry four legged companions who make our lives that much more wonderful—#OperaKittehs!
Posted: 7/9/2015 2:50:56 PM by San Francisco Opurra

Hitting it out of the Park: The Marriage of Figaro at the Ballpark
On July 3, opera fans converged on AT&T Park for the 9th simulcast from the War Memorial Opera House since 2006. Mozart’s classic, The Marriage of Figaro, was greeted with joy by over 30,000 spectators at the ballpark along with some 3,000 audience members in the House. Over 2,000 tweets from fans and the...
Posted: 7/6/2015 4:36:26 PM by San Francisco Opera

5 Questions with Susan Graham
Mezzo-soprano Susan Graham has been performing at San Francisco Opera for 25 years. After her opening performance as Dido in The Trojans this summer, she was presented with the Opera Medal. We asked Susan a few questions about her career, words of wisdom, and her future plans.
Posted: 6/26/2015 4:08:19 PM by San Francisco Opera

5 Questions with Philippe Sly
Bass-baritone Philippe Sly finished his Adler fellowship this past December and returned to San Francisco this summer to play the title role The Marriage of Figaro. He will be back this coming fall as Papageno in The Magic Flute. Read on to learn about his favorite moments at San Francisco Opera, his...
Posted: 6/25/2015 4:44:43 PM by San Francisco Opera

5 Questions with Sarah Shafer
Soprano Sarah Shafer made her San Francisco Opera debut as Mary Lennox in the world premiere of The Secret Garden. This summer she returned for another world premiere, as Rosetta in Two Women. We asked her how she prepares for a role in a world premiere, about her dream roles, and more!
Posted: 6/25/2015 4:27:36 PM by San Francisco Opera