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July 12, 2016
Nine splendid young singers showed astonishing maturity and polish in the first public concert of the 2016 Merola Program.
June 14, 2016
Jointly commissioned by four companies, the new opera explores America’s adventurous spirit.
Opera Review
June 14, 2016

Vocally and orchestrally, this revival is as good as it gets.

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June 1, 2016
The second cast delivered intriguing but mixed performances in the S.F. Opera production.
May 19, 2016
The Catalan director will stand in for Calixto Bieito in a production that strives for true Spanish soul without the usual clichés.
May 17, 2016
The lauded American singer engages life with the same visceral intensity he brings to his musical roles.
Upcoming Concert
May 17, 2016

Artistic Director Céline Ricci reanimates another long-lost operatic gem like last year’s hit, La Cleopatra.

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May 10, 2016
The popular mezzo-soprano channels the tragic Egyptian queen in Berlioz’s cantata.
Feature Article
April 18, 2016

The talented countertenor died April 18, 2016, at the age of 49.

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April 5, 2016
The opera from composer Jake Heggie and librettist Gene Scheer explores Nazi persecution at a personal level.