Past Productions

Opera Parallèle has developed a nationwide reputation for creative and powerful productions of contemporary operas with social relevance.  OP’s dedication to operatic excellence, and the organization it has built to support that work, have earned it a prominent place in the arts landscape of the San Francisco Bay Area.  Its unique educational outreach program helps extend the scope of the company’s influence to people of all ages.

2019/20 Season

Harvey Milk

Bon Appetit!

Bill and Flicka: Generous Spirits

2018/19 Season

In the Penal Colony

The Little Prince

Today It Rains (world premiere)

Xochitl and the Flowers

2017/18 Season

The Little Prince

Harriet’s Spirit

One Story Two Operas: Trouble in Tahiti/At the Statue of Venus

2016/17 Season


Xochitl and the Flowers

Les Enfants Terribles

2015/16 Season

The Lighthouse 


Amazing Grace

2014/15 Season

Heart of Darkness

Dead Man Walking

My Head is Full of Colors

2013/14 Season


Mahagonny Songspiel and Les mamelles de Tirésias

The Spiders’ Revenge

2013 Season

Gesualdo – Prince of Madness

Ainadamar – Fountain of Tears

Trouble in Tahiti

2012 Season

The Great Gatsby

Four Saints in Three Acts

2011 Season


2010 Season


2007 Season

Young Caesar