IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE

When
Event has passed (Sat Nov 17, 2018 - Sun Dec 9, 2018)
Where
San Francisco (SF) Opera
Time
2pm
Tags
Music, Theater / Performance Arts
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Description

IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE
San Francisco Opera Co-Commission
Music by Jake Heggie

Experience how precious life really is.

George Bailey stands on a snowy bridge at Christmas and contemplates his end. An angel training for her wings hears his plea and journeys through his memories to save his soul. Based on Frank Capra’s beloved film, this timeless story of second chances debuts just in time for the holiday season.

West Coast Premiere

Libretto by Gene Scheer
Sung in English with English supertitles

RUNNING TIME
Approximately 2 hours 30 minutes including one intermission

Image Credit: Houston Grand Opera production of It's a Wonderful Life. Photo by Karen Almond.

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  1. San Francisco (SF) Opera 301 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA