Remembering Michael Morgan

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Festival Opera celebrates the life of Michael Morgan, our former Artistic Director, Maestro, collaborator, and champion. Michael died peacefully on August 20, 2021, at Oakland Kaiser where he had been admitted last week for an infection. He was 63. In May of this year, Michael underwent successful kidney transplant surgery at UCSF. He resumed conducting last month for the San Francisco Symphony and Bear Valley Music Festival.

Special Events

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Festival Opera Gala
Lafayette Park Hotel
October 22, 2021 - 6:30 PM

Masquerade Ball

A pre-Halloween, in-person celebration to round out Festival Opera's 30th Anniversary Season! Dinner, dancing, cocktails, and COSTUMES! Enjoy the beautiful chateau setting at the Lafayette Park Hotel & Spa in this glittering indoor/outdoor event. We'll enjoy performances by Festival Opera favorites, the chance to bid on exciting auction items, and meet our special guests! Costumes, and masks of all kinds are encouraged, and prizes will be awarded for the most stunning costumes in various categories. 

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Festival Opera: Digital Offerings

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Statement of Accountability and Call to Action

Festival Opera's commitment to maintain and improve safe space for artists and audiences from intersectionally diverse communities.

Our Sponsors and Partners

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