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...

Press for Xochitl and the Flowers

Review: “Hands-on-Opera Presents a Delightful Child’s Perspective of Life in the Mission” – Stephen Smoliar “Ultimately, this is a tale about the positive value of a community in which the whole is as important as any of the parts; and,...

Review: Paiement Conducts The Crucible at Glimmerglass

Opera Parallele’s Nicole Paiement is conducting The Crucible at the Glimmerglass Festival in New York this summer! Opening night on Saturday, July 23 received a beautiful review in the New York Times: “Ward’s score adds simmering tension, with strings that...

2016-17 Season Announcement

OPERA PARALLÈLE ANNOUNCES 2016-2017 SEASON   Gala  |  Xochitl and the Flowers  |  Flight  |  Les Enfants Terribles   OPERAS BY PHILIP GLASS, JONATHAN DOVE AND CHRISTOPHER PRATORIUS TAKE FLIGHT IN NEW PRODUCTIONS SEASON OF THREE OPERAS AND ANNUAL UP CLOSE AND...

Lighthouse Reviews are In!

Lisa Hirsch, San Francisco Classical Voice: “Like many other operas, The Lighthouse ventures into the realm of the supernatural, or madness, or both. Opera Parallèle’s imaginative new production of the opera, seen at its opening on April 29, 2016, is as gripping...