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The next SJOG event is...

The annual Champagne Brunch at La Rinconada Country Club on Earth Day, April 22, 2017. Information flyer and reservation form, click here. Check out the list of raffle and silent auction items.

Creative Travel Arrangers is offering 2 opera tours - one to New York in April 2017 and the other to Santa Fe in August 2017.

For more details, please see: Creative Opera Tours

Opera in Cinema

For the 2016-17 season at Camera 3 Cinema, located at 288 S. Second Street in the heart of downtown San Jose: an exclusive series of first class pre-recorded operas from the legendary European opera houses in HD Digital Projection with Dolby Digital sound. There is an opera scheduled each month, with screenings Sunday mornings at 12 noon, and a repeat show Tuesday evening at 7:15pm. For ticket information, Cinema Cinemas

  • March 12 & 14 Les Contes D'Hoffman (Offenbach) — Opera de Paris (Opera Bastille) (2016)
  • April 9 & 11 I Due Foscari (Verdi) — Teatro alla Scala, Milan, Italy (2017)
  • May 14 & 16 MacBeth (Verdi) — Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona (2017)
  • June 25 & 27 Madama Butterfly (Puccini) — Festival Euro Mediterraneo/Teatro Antico Taormina (2016)
  • July 23 & 25 Cosi fan Tutte (Mozart) — Opera National de Paris (2017)

Met Opera HD performances

For the 2016-17 season the Metropolitan Opera HD performances, featuring 10 live transmissions, will be shown at selected theaters. For exact times, theaters and ticket information, please click here. Encore dates are listed directly under the performance dates below.

  • Giuseppe Verdi’s — La Traviata
    Saturday March 11, 2017
      Encore — March 15, 2017
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s — Idomeneo
    Saturday March 25, 2017
      Encore — March 29, 2017
  • Peter Tchaikovsky’s — Eugene Onegin
    Saturday April 22, 2017
      Encore — April 26, 2017
  • Richard Strauss’ — Der Rosenkavalier
    Saturday May 13, 2017
      Encore — May 17, 2017

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