It's A Wonderful Life Celebration

Join the San Francisco Opera Guild, Peninsula Chapter as they celebrate the west coast premiere of It's A Wonderful Life, featuring Jake Heggie, Gene Scheer, and singers.

San Francisco Opera’s dramaturg, Dr. Clifford (Kip) Cranna, will interview composer Jake Heggie and librettist Gene Scheer about the making of their new opera, It’s a Wonderful Life, which will receive its west coast premiere at San Francisco Opera on November 17. After the interview, four singers will perform excerpts from the opera accompanied by Jake on the piano. A gala reception will follow with champagne, wine and hors d’oeuvres.

Maya Kherani, soprano (Clara) | Marnie Breckenridge, soprano (Mary Bailey) | Alex Boyer (Merola 2007), tenor (George Bailey/Uncle Billy) | Hadleigh Adams (Merola 2012), baritone (Harry Bailey/Mr. Potter)



Saturday, November 10th, 2018 from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM


First Presbyterian Church of Palo Alto, Sanctuary

1140 Cowper Street

Palo Alto, CA 94301


Angel 2nd Class: $55 per person

Angel 1st Class: $100 per person (name in program and preferred seating)

Children (under 18): $15

Please make check payable to SFOG, Peninsula Chapter. Mail attached form to Samira Parekh Jones, 21 Willow Road #36, Menlo Park, CA 94025 


Please contact Judy Kahn with any questions. She can be reached at 650-948-8881 or 

This event is open to all. Reservation Deadline: November 5th, 2018

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