San Francisco Event, San Francisco Opera Opening Weekend

San Francisco Event | San Francisco Opera Opening Weekend

San Francisco Opera Opening Weekend offers well-attended San Francisco Events.

Date: 
September 9, 2016 to September 11, 2016
Address: 
War Memorial Opera House | 301 Van Ness Avenue at Grove Street
San Francisco , CA 94109

The 2016/17 Season of the San Francisco Opera kicks off on September 9th with the exciting Opening Night Gala.

San Francisco Opera Opening Weekend:
The San Francisco Opera’s 94th Season begins on September 9th with a moving performance of Andrea Chenier. Music director Nicola Luisotti will be at the helm of the U.S premiere of this renowned period production. Two gala Events will also take place to usher in the season.

Those who attend the Opera Ball 2016 will be treated to a fabulous pre-show dinner and reception. After the performance, attendees will enjoy an evening of dancing and drinks. All proceeds from this San Francisco Event will benefit the San Francisco Opera’s educational and outreach programs.

Another San Francisco Event that has become a traditional way to welcome the season is San Francisco Opera in the Park. This Event, which takes place on September 11th, is free of charge and open to the public. Performers from the 2016/17 season will delight the audience with a selection of songs accompanied by the San Francisco Opera Orchestra.

The following will be included during the 2016/17 season of the San Francisco Opera:

  • Dream of the Red Chamber
  • Don Pasquale
  • Aida
  • The Makropulos Case
  • Madama Butterfly
  • Rigoletto
  • Don Giovanni
  • La Boheme
  • The Source
  • La Voix humane

Information about each show and how to purchase tickets can be found on the San Francisco Opera’s website.

Even if you won’t be in town for the Opera Opening Weekend festivities, consider adding a performance of the San Francisco Opera to your itinerary during a stay at Hotel Diva. Our ideally-located Hotel is near popular San Francisco Events, Dining, Shopping, and Attractions. Our exceptionally well-appointed Guest Rooms make us a favorite for both business and leisure travelers.

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