Paiement conducts Turn of the Screw at Dallas

Our own Nicole Paiement conducted Britten’s Turn of the Screw last weekend as the Principal Guest Conductor at Dallas Opera. Read two fantastic reviews about the Maestro and the production. Dallas News – Scott Cantrell “Friday night’s Dallas...

OP Presents Philip Glass’ Les Enfants Terribles

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OPERA PARALLÈLE PRESENTS PHILIP GLASS’ HYBRID DANCE-OPERA LES ENFANTS TERRIBLES IN NEW PRODUCTION MELDING OPERA, DANCE AND FILM IN CELEBRATION OF THE COMPOSER’S 80th BIRTHDAY YEAR MAY 26-28 AT SF CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC San Francisco, CA, March 3,...

The Flight Reviews are In!

“Flight unfastens your musical seatbelt” from Repeat Performances by Jaime Robles  “Opera Parallèle takes wing again” “In the quiet hours of the airport, after most have flown off to destinations known and unknown, the Controller sings...

The Buzz about Flight

Cedric Westphal from SFist – interview with composer Jonathan Dove “As a respite to the disheartening stories about refugees being stranded at airport, we offer an opera about a refugee stranded at an airport. And this one is a comedy, just what the doctor...

Welcome Debbie Chinn

Opera Parallèle welcomes Debbie Chinn as its new Executive Director! Debbie Chinn joins OP from the Carmel Bach Festival, for which she was Executive Director since 2012.  Before then, she held positions at California Shakespeare Theater, San Francisco Symphony, the...

OP Names New Executive Director, Debbie Chinn

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OPERA PARALLÈLE NAMES NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED NON-PROFIT ARTS LEADER DEBBIE CHINN EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR FORMER CARMEL BACH FESTIVAL, CALSHAKES, ACT, PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA AND SF SYMPHONY ADMINISTRATOR TO HEAD INNOVATIVE CONTEMPORARY OPERA COMPANY San...