Opera

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

Peter Feher - June 2, 2021

The amphitheater will be hosting a roster of A-list musicians in diverse genres.

Paul Kotapish - June 2, 2021

Mission Opera goes live with Offenbach’s rarely performed Le 66 starting June 5.

 

Jason Victor Serinus - June 2, 2021

The powerful mezzo explores many dark facets of the Nero legend in Tiranno.

Annelies Zijderveld - June 2, 2021

Our guide to some of the beloved soprano’s greatest performances.

Victoria Looseleaf - June 1, 2021

LA Opera’s artist-in-residence takes the stage in Oedipus Rex on June 6. He talks with SFCV about opera’s new landscape and how he’s supporting the next generation of singers.

Paul Kotapish - May 25, 2021

See a work-in-progress performance of Centuries in the Hours on May 27.

Richard S. Ginell - May 25, 2021

Philip Glass’s hypnotic Les Enfants Terribles gets the full James Darrah treatment on top of a parking garage.

Steven Winn - May 17, 2021

The company’s annual Snapshot Festival provided a look at works in development, and also a preview of what the summer festival at the Bruns Amphitheater will be like.

Janos Gereben - May 17, 2021

Notes on what will and what might happen on opera stages here and around the country.

Michael Zwiebach - May 11, 2021

The new works festival will be outdoors at the Bruns Amphitheater.