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Important Safety Update:

Proof of vaccination now required

Per San Francisco city guidelines, San Francisco Opera will require all patrons ages 12 and older to show proof of vaccination to attend performances at the War Memorial Opera House and the Diane B. Wilsey Center for Opera, along with a photo ID.

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ON SALE NOW

COSÌ FAN TUTTE

November 21–December 3

DON GIOVANNI

June 4 – July 2, 2022

DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER

June 14 –July 3, 2022


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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MASKS



All patrons are required to wear a mask. Masks with a valve, gaiters, scarves, etc are not permitted. Audience members who fail to follow the Front of House safety protocols will be promptly removed from the performance venue. 

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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. We are also eliminating all exchange fees for this season. Exchanges can be made up to two hours before the performance.

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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 led by epidemiologist Dr. George Rutherford.

From the Blog

October 27, 2021

‘It’s About Time:’ Director Michael Cavanagh on Making ‘Così fan tutte’ for the 21st Century

Opera director Michael Cavanagh has a confession to make.

“I'm one of the few Canadians never to have played organized hockey,” he says, his laughter belying the seriousness of his transgression. “I should be in a museum.”

Standing in SOLIDARITY



San Francisco Opera would like to recognize and support the recent historic formation of the Asian Opera Alliance.




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San Francisco Opera releases its Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Statement on Anniversary of the Death of George Floyd.




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News From the Press Room

October 29, 2021

November schedule for Opera Aficionado

Interactive conversations about Bach, Price and Brahms exploring: If Only They'd Written an Opera.

October 27, 2021

New Production of Così fan tutte opens Nov. 21

Second chapter of director Michael Cavanagh's Mozart-Da Ponte Trilogy on stage in November/December.

October 26, 2021

Lisa Bury named Chief Philanthropy Officer

Chief Advancement and Strategy Officer for Dallas Opera will join San Francisco Opera's leadership team.

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