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2024 Events and Performances

 


An Affair to Remember

A Black-Tie Benefit Gala Supporting the Merola Opera Program

 

Saturday, April 13, 2024 | 5pm
San Francisco City Club • 155 Sansome Street
Tickets starting at $450

 

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Merola returns to its treasured tradition of holding a black-tie benefit gala. We invite you to take the time to celebrate opera, Merola, and each other! While enjoying a magical evening of gourmet food, a beautiful San Francisco setting, and a special performance, you will feel great knowing that all proceeds of this special night benefit young artists and the future of opera. 
 
This iconic venue is a private club located on the top floors of a beautiful art deco building in the heart of the city. It boasts an original mural by Diego Rivera, sweeping views of the city, and beautiful art deco touches throughout. All provide an elegant setting for An Affair to Remember. Please choose the sponsorship or attendance option that best fits your interests. Or purchase individual tickets – a special discount is available on single tickets until January 31, 2024!

Schwabacher Recital Series: Recital #1

Presented by San Francisco Opera Center & Merola Opera Program

 

Wednesday, February 21, 2024 | 7:30pm
Dianne and Tad Taube Atrium Theater • 401 Van Ness Avenue, 4th Fl.
Single Tickets: $30    
3-Concert Subscription: $75

To purchase the full Schwabacher Recital series, please call the San Francisco Opera box office at (415) 864-3330. $12 handling fee applies.

 

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Featuring Simona Genga, mezzo-soprano and Hyemin Jeong, pianist.
 
The Schwabacher Recital Series offers you the opportunity to hear gifted singers in an up-close and intimate setting. Since 1983, these recitals have featured renowned Merola alumni and have also been instrumental in launching the careers of internationally acclaimed artists.

Schwabacher Recital Series: Recital #2

Presented by San Francisco Opera Center & Merola Opera Program

 

Wednesday, March 6, 2024 | 7:30pm
Dianne and Tad Taube Atrium Theater • 401 Van Ness Avenue, 4th Fl.
Single Tickets: $30    
3-Concert Subscription: $75

To purchase the full Schwabacher Recital series, please call the San Francisco Opera box office at (415) 864-3330. $12 handling fee applies.

 

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Featuring Arianna Rodriguez, soprano; Olivia Smith, soprano; Nikola Printz, mezzo-soprano; Jongwon Han, bass-baritone; Yang Lin, pianist.
 
The Schwabacher Recital Series offers you the opportunity to hear gifted singers in an up-close and intimate setting. Since 1983, these recitals have featured renowned Merola alumni and have also been instrumental in launching the careers of internationally acclaimed artists.

Schwabacher Recital Series: Recital #3

Presented by San Francisco Opera Center & Merola Opera Program

 

Wednesday, April 3, 2024 | 7:30pm
Dianne and Tad Taube Atrium Theater • 401 Van Ness Avenue, 4th Fl.
Single Tickets: $30    
3-Concert Subscription: $75

To purchase the full Schwabacher Recital series, please call the San Francisco Opera box office at (415) 864-3330. $12 handling fee applies.

 

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Featuring Samantha Hankey, mezzo-soprano and Carrie-Ann Matheson, pianist.
 
The Schwabacher Recital Series offers you the opportunity to hear gifted singers in an up-close and intimate setting. Since 1983, these recitals have featured renowned Merola alumni and have also been instrumental in launching the careers of internationally acclaimed artists.
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