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.


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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

December 12, 2017

In Honor of Mayor Ed Lee

San Francisco Opera mourns the loss of Mayor Lee, a man who dedicated his life to the betterment of our City.

December 4, 2017

Opera Medal presented to David Hockney

Visionary British artist received award on the set of his production of Puccini's Turandot.

November 22, 2017

Composer John Adams awarded Opera Medal

Adams presented with Company's highest honor following premiere of Girls of the Golden West.

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.