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2015–16 Season On Sale Now

2015–16 Season On Sale Now

General Director David Gockley’s final season features some of his favorites: Verdi’s Don Carlo, Sondheim’s Sweeney Todd and Janáček’s Jenůfa. Secure your seats and subscribe today!

Summer 2015

Summer 2015

Don’t miss a riveting summer of opera! Join us for Berlioz’s epic masterpiece The Trojans, the searing drama of Two Women and the heartwarming comedy, The Marriage of Figaro

Attila at Sundance Kabuki Theatre

Attila at Sundance Kabuki Theatre

Enjoy encore screenings of San Francisco Opera performances at the Sundance Kabuki Theatre, San Francisco. Click here for dates and times.

2014–15 Design Your Own Series

2014–15 Design Your Own Series

Pick your favorite operas on dates that fit your schedule and save up to 30% off single ticket prices.

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Go Deeper

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Susannah on KDFC

Susannah on KDFC

Tune in Sunday, February 1 at 8pm for a special broadcast of our Fall 2014 production of Susannah with Patricia Racette, Brandon Jovanovich and Raymond Aceto. Conducted by Karen Kamensek.

Give the Gift of Opera

Give the Gift of Opera

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New SF Opera DVDs Now on Sale

New SF Opera DVDs Now on Sale

I Capuleti e I Montecchi with Joyce DiDonato and Nicole Cabell; Mefistofele with Ildar Abdrazakov, Ramón Vargas and Patricia Racette. Order today!

The Barber of Seville Trailer
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Quando le sere al placido from Luisa Miller
Our dear friend Placido Domingo recently celebrated his 74th birthday. In celebration of his birthday, we thought we’d share this special video of the brilliant tenor performing one of his signature arias, “Quando le sere al placido.” In this show-stopping aria, Rodolfo has received a...
Posted: 1/22/2015 3:16:27 PM by San Francisco Opera

Grand Opera Cinema Series
Looking for a way to get your San Francisco Opera fix during the off season? Head to the Sundance Kabuki Theater for our Grand Opera Cinema Series and enjoy some of your favorite San Francisco Opera Productions with a side of popcorn. January through March we are bringing main stage SFO productions to the Kabuki...
Posted: 1/20/2015 4:02:18 PM by San Francisco Opera

Five Interesting Facts about Turandot
Our legendary 1977 production of Turandot—marking the role debuts of Luciano Pavarotti, Montserrat Caballé and Leona Mitchell, as well as the American debut of Maestro Riccardo Chailly (at only 24 years of age)—will air on Classical KDFC, Sunday, December 7, at 8pm! To celebrate...
Posted: 12/5/2014 6:03:34 PM by San Francisco Opera

Why I Give: An Interview with San Francisco Opera Contributor Frances Reid
In celebration of Giving Tuesday, we feature an interview with San Francisco Opera contributor and subscriber Frances Reid, who has been attending performances at the War Memorial Opera House since 2006.
Posted: 12/2/2014 10:07:12 AM by Frances Reid (San Francisco Opera Contributor)

A Life Changing Experience
Opera is an art form that has somehow managed to convince new generations that they won’t like it – without ever seeing it! We Opera-Lovers know that there is nothing like a live performance to wake people up from this unfortunate illusion. That is why programming like what the San Francisco Opera...
Posted: 12/1/2014 12:33:12 PM by Live Oak High School Choir & Band Students