Opera

SFCV’s perceptive writers report on topics relevant to opera.

Janos Gereben - November 10, 2020

Look for premieres from Anne Hegi, Danny Clay, Joel Chapman, and Pamela Z.

Paul Kotapish - November 10, 2020

SF Opera offers lavish production costumes to the public via an online sale Nov. 13–15.

Jason Victor Serinus - November 10, 2020

The soprano’s beguiling debut CD mixes repertory and is accompanied by an eclectic combo of first-rate musicians.

Annelies Zijderveld - November 9, 2020

Three local vineyards suggest flights of their finest to go along with opera selections sung by local luminaries.

Michael Zwiebach - November 4, 2020

The 50-year-old organization establishes a new honor for pathbreaking American contributions to the art form.

Janos Gereben - November 4, 2020

Suzanne Turley’s contributions to San Francisco’s cultural life were immeasurable.

Michael Zwiebach - October 27, 2020

The filmed production finds the company continuing its intrepid ways.

Peter Feher - October 27, 2020

Music Academy of the West students will benefit from close connection to the famous producing organization next summer.

Steven Winn - October 23, 2020

David Hertzberg’s spooky chamber orchestra recasts a Hans Christian Andersen tale of spirit possession.

Michael Zwiebach - October 20, 2020

With the announcement of serious creative talents and fascinating works in development, West Edge’s Aperture becomes a major site for the development of American opera.