OP’s Hackathon was a success

On June 12-13, Opera Parallèle hosted a Hackathon at the Impact Hub San Francisco. The goal was to create an original, immersive theatrical experience for OP’s upcoming production of Peter Maxwell Davies’ The Lighthouse. The event was a success, with 6 teams...

Heart of Darkness Open Rehearsal was a Success!

A large crowd enjoyed our open staging rehearsal last Friday, which featured the Matt Kish art installation, our special Heart of Darkness cocktails, and some choice excerpts showcasing the opera and the spectacular production. These were followed by an informative...

2015-16 Season Announcement

OPERA PARALLÈLE ANNOUNCES 2015-2016 SEASON OPERA PARALLÈLE AND SFJAZZ CO-PRESENT FULLY STAGED PRODUCTION OF CHAMPION: AN OPERA IN JAZZ BY TERENCE BLANCHARD, FEBRUARY 19-28, 2016 AT SFJAZZ CENTER IN SAN FRANCISCO PREMIERE OF NEW PRODUCTION OF PETER MAXWELL DAVIES’...

Kickstarter: Heart of Darkness Art Installation!

As we embark upon presenting the American Premiere of Heart of Darkness, we want to uphold our goal of engaging our audience with compelling new works. One way we do this is by bringing the story to life with the creative use of artwork and new technology. The rich...

Heart of Darkness Tickets Now On Sale!

Tickets are now available for our upcoming American premiere production of Tarik O’Regan’s Heart of Darkness. It’s a wonderfully colorful opera, and we’re giving it the full Opera Parallèle treatment, with innovative staging and high-impact technological elements....

Dead Man Walking: The Reviews Are In!

SF Gate: “Spare and moving new staging of opera” By Joshua Kosman Published 2:58 pm, Sunday, February 22, 2015 “When we last encountered Jake Heggie’s maiden opera “Dead Man Walking,” during its 2000 world premiere at the San Francisco Opera, the...