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We have been thrilling audiences in San Francisco since 1923. We are known for commissioning numerous world premieres, training some of opera's greatest young artists and being one of the world’s leading opera companies.
February 6, 2017
Extraordinary Italian soprano returns for SF Opera Lab performances March 11, 14, and 17.
January 23, 2017
Bay Area premiere of composer Ted Hearne's riveting oratorio about Chelsea Manning and WikiLeaks.
January 17, 2017
The repertory and casting for San Francisco Opera's 95th season revealed at press conference.
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San Francisco Opera Center is dedicated to nurturing opera's most promising young artists. Since 1982, the Opera Center has welcomed the finest young artists from around the world into its celebrated programs.
Experience the future of opera. Recognized as one of the world’s foremost young artist programs, the Merola Opera Program trains tomorrow’s opera superstars and presents the annual Merola Summer Festival.
For over 75 years, San Francisco Opera Guild has offered enthralling, award-winning K-12 education programs and engaging community outreach programs.
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