Merola Opera Program To Conclude 2019 Summer Festival with Grand Finale on August 17 in San Francisco

Jul 11, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — San Francisco’s acclaimed Merola Opera Program wraps up its Summer Festival with the Merola Grand Finale, a concert at the War Memorial Opera House featuring the 29 young artists of the 2019 Merola Opera Program, who will showcase a dazzling array of opera’s most exciting arias and ensembles.

Merola Opera Program presents "If I Were You" World Premiere - August 1-6

Jun 01, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — If I Were You, by distinguished American composer Jake Heggie and noted librettist Gene Scheer, will be the first-ever commissioned work in the Merola Opera Program’s 62-year history.

Schwabacher Summer Concerts July 11 & 13 in San Francisco

May 19, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — San Francisco’s acclaimed Merola Opera Program, one of the most prestigious and selective opera training programs in the world, commences its 62nd season with a showcase of the program’s rising stars in the Schwabacher Summer Concert. Star-crossed lovers, brothers separated at birth, a deal…

Twenty-Nine Young Artists from Six Countries and Across the U.S. present Merola Opera Program's 62nd Season

Feb 28, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – San Francisco’s acclaimed Merola Opera Program, one of the most prestigious and selective opera training programs in the world, launches its 62nd season offering audiences a look at the opera stars of tomorrow.

Merola Opera Program Announces Director, Conductor, and Lead Sponsors of the Organization's first-ever Commission "IF I WERE YOU"

Oct 28, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO, CA  – In 2019, San Francisco’s acclaimed Merola Opera Program will present the first opera commissioned in the Program’s history, the world premiere of If I Were You, by distinguished American composer Jake Heggie and noted librettist Gene Scheer. This ground-breaking work will be presented August 1 – 6, 2019, at…

Merola Opera Program Announces Formation of Advisory Council

Sep 27, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Concluding its highly successful 61st season, the Merola Opera Program announces the establishment of an Advisory Council, comprised of leaders in the field of opera performance, young artist training, arts administration, performing arts, and philanthropy.

Merola Opera Program Press Release Archive

Aug 01, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Click here to view the archive of past Press Releases dating from February 2017 through August 2018. If you need more information please contact Director of Marketing and Communications, Ruben Pimentel.