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Festival Opera Lite
Maybe we should call it "Festival Opera FUN" — Festival Opera Lite mixes favorite arias with songs from Booadway and beyond. Presented monthly at the Walnut Creek Marriott, and featuring mainstage artists, it's happy hour for opera lovers. Check our Events page for upcoming performances.

Alfredo’s father, Giorgio Germont (Nicolai janitzky) pleads with Violetta (Rebecca Davis) to leave his son in La Traviata

Violetta (Rebecca Davis) and Alfredo (Andrew Whitfield) lead the toast in La Traviata

Surprise, It's Opera!
On Saturday, December 11, 2010, shoppers at San Francisco's Ferry Building were treated to an unexpected performance of Verdi's Libiamo from La Traviata. Tenor Christopher Jackson, soprano Kaileen Miller and the Festival Opera Chorus delighted an unsuspecting holiday crowd. See the video of this fun event on Festival Opera's YouTube channel!