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Merola Opera Program
War Memorial Opera House
301 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102-4509 USA

Phone: 1.415.565.6427

Fax: 1.415.565.3254

Email: mop (at)
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The Merola Opera Program is dedicated to the continuing education and training of the finest young operatic talent and the development of this talent into professional opera singers, coaches and stage directors of the highest artistic caliber. Merola operates in close artistic collaboration The Merola Opera Program operates in collaboration with San Francisco Opera Center, Sheri Greenawald, Director, and San Francisco Opera, David Gockley, General Director, and Nicola Luisotti, Music Director, but is an independent nonprofit organization. Governed by a separate board of directors, Merola is responsible for its own long-term financial stability and fundraising, and is grateful to the hundreds of loyal members, donors and foundations who support the Program.


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