SFOpera - Picking the Right Opera

Picking the Right Opera

Do you prefer comedy or tragedy? Romance or drama? Check out our recommendations below for 2017.

Our friendly and knowledgeable Box Office staff can also answer your questions and tailor recommendations based on your preferences. Call them at (415) 864-3330.

If you like...

Stories of seduction and intrigue, you may enjoy:

Don Giovanni

June 4–30, 2017


May 31–July 1, 2017

If you like...

Iconic love stories set in Paris, you may enjoy:


La Traviata

September 23–October 17, 2017


November 4–22, 2017

If you like...

Stories with a strong female lead, you may enjoy:



September 9–27, 2017


September 8–December 9, 2017

If You Like...

Dramas about friendship and hardship, you may enjoy:


La Bohème

June 10–July 2, 2017

Girls of the Golden West

November 21–December 10, 2017


Get closer to the action on stage with OperaVision. Offered in the Balcony level at select performances, OperaVision HD video projection screens show close-ups of the drama unfolding on stage along with subtitles. Look for the small starburst next to performance dates and pricing to find OperaVision performances. 

OperaVision is made possible by the Koret/Taube Media Suite.