Festival Opera - Walnut Creek
24 April 2017

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Die Entführung aus dem Serail

Festival Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Festival Opera’s take on Mozart: not over till the Klingon sings
10 Aug 16 / San Francisco Chronicle
Savitri

Festival Opera


No. of reviews: 3

Festival Opera’s production needed more pomp
17 Nov 15 / San Francisco Classical Voice
Festival Opera’s splendid Indian offering
17 Nov 15 / San Francisco Chronicle
Festival Opera sparkles with two rare gems
16 Nov 15 / Mercury News
River of Light

Festival Opera


No. of reviews: 3

River of Light shines at Festival Opera
17 Nov 15 / San Francisco Classical Voice
Festival Opera’s splendid Indian offering
17 Nov 15 / San Francisco Chronicle
Festival Opera sparkles with two rare gems
16 Nov 15 / Mercury News
Ariadne auf Naxos

Festival Opera


No. of reviews: 3

The show must go on for Festival Opera’s Ariadne
15 Jul 15 / San Francisco Classical Voice
A totally weird production
14 Jul 15 / The Berkeley Daily Planet
Festival Opera back on track with ‘Ariadne’
12 Jul 15 / San Francisco Chronicle
Der Kaiser von Atlantis

Festival Opera


No. of reviews: 2

Holocaust-themed bill delivers
28 Apr 14 / San Francisco Chronicle
Festival Opera delivers powerful, Holocaust-themed double bill
28 Apr 14 / Mercury News
Another Sunrise

Festival Opera


No. of reviews: 2

Holocaust-themed bill delivers
28 Apr 14 / San Francisco Chronicle
Festival Opera delivers powerful, Holocaust-themed double bill
28 Apr 14 / Mercury News
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News & Articles

Loyal base asked to benefit opera
Festival Opera looks to its loyal patron base after a scary $200,000 deficit last year.
13 Jul 2012 / San Francisco Chronicle
Helen Sheaff retiring from Festival Opera
Helen Sheaff, who has shepherded Walnut Creek's Festival Opera through nearly two decades of artistic successes and financial challenges, is stepping down as executive director.
9 Nov 2010 / San Francisco Chronicle
Lively season set for Festival Opera
Puccini's "Tosca" and Mozart's "Don Giovanni" are on the schedule for Festival Opera's 2006 season, which will run July 8-Aug. 20.
28 Feb 2006 / Contra Costa Times