LIVE AND IN CONCERT: THE HOMECOMING

Live and In Concert: The Homecoming

 

The Curtain Rises on a New Chapter




Celebrate the start of a new era for San Francisco Opera with a one-night-only concert event featuring three of today’s greatest opera stars.

For the first time since 2019’s acclaimed Rusalka, soprano Rachel Willis-Sørensen, mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton, and Music Director Eun Sun Kim join together with the San Francisco Opera Orchestra in an evening of music and glamour, celebrating the return of live opera to the War Memorial Opera House stage.

Don’t miss this unforgettable tribute to the power of the human voice.

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RUNNING TIME

Running time is approximately 90 minutes with one intermission

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The health and safety of our patrons, employees, and artists is our number one priority. Click here to our visitor guidelines.

WHY YOU SHOULD SEE IT

It’s an all-star reunion featuring some of the stars of our 2019 fairy-tale opera Rusalka, in an intimate concert setting.

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celebrate With Us

We're marking our return to the War Memorial Opera House with three exciting events!

Post-Performance Toast in the War Memorial Opera House

Join us for a post-performance toast in the Rhoda Goldman Foyer of the War Memorial Opera House immediately following the performance to celebrate our return.

Complimentary for all performance ticket holders

Celebration Reception & Dinner in the Green Room

Pre-performance reception and post-performance dinner in the Green Room of the War Memorial Veterans Building, including complimentary valet parking.

Tickets will go on sale in July 2021.

Luxury Suite Experience at “Opera at the Ballpark”


Enjoy the simulcast from a private luxury suite with classic ballpark fare in the Oracle Suite Level of Oracle Park, including complimentary parking in Lot A.

Tickets will go on sale in July 2021.

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THE BUZZ

Read what the press has said about the stars of the concert.

Jamie Barton shows that she’s a powerhouse of a mezzo-soprano”
New York Times

Rachel Willis-Sørensen “has without a doubt one of the most impressive voices in the opera world. The timbre, of marmoreal beauty, is striking, the projection telluric.”
Le Monde

“Presiding over everything, in a company debut of astonishing vibrancy and assurance, was conductor Eun Sun Kim.”
San Francisco Chronicle

 

Cast and Creative

CAST
Soloist Rachel Willis-Sørensen
Soloist Jamie Barton

PERFORMANCES

September 10, 2021

CREATIVE
Conductor Eun Sun Kim
Director Jose Maria Condemi
Lighting Designer Justin Partier

Welcoming You Back, Safely

The health and safety of our patrons, employees, and artists is our number one priority. Here are some of the ways we’re keeping everyone safe.

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HVAC

Breathe easy knowing that all ventilation systems in the War Memorial Opera House meet the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines.

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WORRY-FREE REFUND AND EXCHANGE POLICY

If for any reason you have to miss a performance due to COVID, we will work with you to exchange your tickets into another performance or arrange for a refund.

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UCSF DOCTOR PARTNERSHIP

All of San Francisco Opera’s health and safety protocols have been developed with a group of University California, San Francisco (UCSF) doctors.

Made Possible By

This concert is made possible, in part, by Opening Weekend Sponsor Diane B. Wilsey, John A. and Cynthia Fry Gunn; William and Gretchen Kimball Fund; Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem

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