Press Room


San Francisco Opera’s Press Room offers resources for the media including press releases, downloadable photos, press kits and access to archives.

A password is required to access photos. These copyrighted images may only be used for editorial purposes promoting San Francisco Opera and must include photographer credits.


For press inquiries or credentials, please contact


Press Releases


 Press Photos


Video Highlights

Communications Department

Jon Finck
Director of Communications

Julia Inouye
Associate Director of Communications

Jeffery McMillan
Senior Communications Manager

Matthew Erikson
Publications Editor

Teresa Concepcion
Communications Associate

News From the Press Room

May 15, 2018

Ring Festival events continue through July 1

Lectures, exhibits, film screenings, and concerts offer enhanced Ring cycle experience.

May 9, 2018

Casting update for Wagner's Ring cycle

Swedish soprano Iréne Theorin will perform the role of Brünnhilde in all Summer 2018 performances.

April 30, 2018

Opera Ball 2018: Viva La Noche! September 7

San Francisco Opera Guild's signature gala celebrates the opening of the 2018-19 Season.

Performance Archive

Visit the San Francisco Opera Performance Archive for a comprehensive history of San Francisco Opera productions dating back to 1923, including cast and creative team information, performance details and photos.